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Biology 1403: Understanding a Scientific Article

Course Guide for Biology 1403


These tutorials will help you understand the structure of a scientific article. 

How to Read a Scientific Journal Article

Reading and understanding a scientific journal article can be difficult, especially at first. 

Dr. Jennifer Raff of the University of Texas wrote a great how-to that can help you comprehend scientific journal articles: 

How to Read and Understand a Scientific Paper


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Diana Wakimoto
Fall 2021
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Please check my availability via the Schedule Appointment button above (I have weekly appointments available between 11am-12pm on Tuesdays, and 10am-11am on Wednesdays). I'm also available to meet at other times; please email me to schedule an appointment if you can't find a time that works for you.
Subjects: Biology, History