Track-specific Didactic Requirements

Chemical Biology

Structural Biology and Molecular Biophysics
 

Imaging Science Systems Biology

Two core courses:

  • CPB 8320, Foundations in Chemical Biology [SPR]
  • Chemistry 5210, Organic Chemistry Structure and Mechanism [FALL]

 

And other elective courses appropriate to the student’s research topics, as determined by the GEC and the thesis advisor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Students must complete two of the following modules:

  • BCHM 8300, Introduction to Structural Biology [SPR]
  • CPB 8307, Advanced Membrane Protein Biology [SPR]
  • CPB 8308, Protein-Protein Interactions [SPR]

 

And other elective courses appropriate to the student’s research topics, as determined by the GEC and the thesis advisor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Three core courses:

  • BME 3110, Foundations of Medical Imaging  [FALL, SPR] or Physics & Astronomy 2805, Physics of Medical Imaging [FALL]
  • BME 4410, Biological Basis of Imaging [SPR] or BME 4420, Quantitative and Functional Imaging  [FALL]
  • A course in mathematical methods, such as BME 7410A-C, Quantitative Methods in BME [FALL]

 

Two or more elective courses, recommended to include:

  • An imaging science elective
  • A biological science elective

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Six credits selected from the following quantitative courses:

  • IGP 8002: Quantitative Bioregulation Modules [SPR]
  • BMIF 7311: Systems Biology [SPR]
  • CANB 8347: Cancer Systems Biology [SPR]
  • Physics 8124: Physical Measurements on Biological Systems [SPR]
  • Physics 8126: Theoretical and Experimental Systems Biology
  • Physics 8105: Biophysical Models of Cancer [FALL]

 

Three credits selected from the following topical courses:

  • CANB 8342: Advanced Concepts in Cancer Biology [FALL]
  • CBIO 8310: Cell Biology [FALL]
  • CBIO 8345: Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience [SPR]
  • M&IM 8329: Molecular Virology [FALL]
  • M&IM 3283: Molecular and Cellular Immunology [FALL]
  • MP&B 8327: Molecular Endocrinology [FALL]

 

Similar advanced quantitative or topical courses may be substituted with DGS and GEC approval