Responsible Conduct in Science - MIT IAP Course 9.901

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Course Number(s): 

9.901

Instructor(s): 

School(s): 

Semester: 

  • IAP 2018

Course Level: 

  • Graduate

Syllabus: 

Class Days/Times: 

Mon 2:00pm to Fri 5:00pm

Course Description: 

Course will be held the third week of IAP (week of January 22nd), M-F, from 2-5pm, in MIT room #46-3015

Provides instruction and dialogue on practical ethical issues relating to the responsible conduct of human and animal research in the brain and cognitive sciences. Specific emphasis on topics relevant to young researchers including data handling, animal and human subjects, misconduct, mentoring, intellectual property, and publication. Preliminary assigned readings and initial faculty lecture followed by discussion groups of four to five students each. A short written summary of the discussions submitted at the end of each class. See IAP Guide for registration information.

For Credit MIT IAP 2016 Course
Prereq: None
Units: 1-0-1 [P/D/F]

Provides instruction and dialogue on practical ethical issues relating to the responsible conduct of human and animal research in the brain and cognitive sciences. Specific emphasis on topics relevant to young researchers including data handling, animal and human subjects, misconduct, mentoring, intellectual property, and publication. Preliminary assigned readings and initial faculty lecture followed by discussion groups of four to five students each. A short written summary of the discussions submitted at the end of each class.

See MIT Student Catalog for credit coruse information: http://student.mit.edu/catalog/m9b.html#9.901

See IAP Guide for registration information: http://web.mit.edu/iap/

- See more at: https://cbmm.mit.edu/news-events/events/responsible-conduct-science-mit-...

For Credit MIT IAP 2016 Course
Prereq: None
Units: 1-0-1 [P/D/F]

Provides instruction and dialogue on practical ethical issues relating to the responsible conduct of human and animal research in the brain and cognitive sciences. Specific emphasis on topics relevant to young researchers including data handling, animal and human subjects, misconduct, mentoring, intellectual property, and publication. Preliminary assigned readings and initial faculty lecture followed by discussion groups of four to five students each. A short written summary of the discussions submitted at the end of each class.

See MIT Student Catalog for credit coruse information: http://student.mit.edu/catalog/m9b.html#9.901

See IAP Guide for registration information: http://web.mit.edu/iap/

- See more at: https://cbmm.mit.edu/news-events/events/responsible-conduct-science-mit-...