GEM 599: Project Proposal Development and Proof of Concept

 

Instructor: Ryan Frazier

TA: Francois du Toit

Term: Terms 1 and 2

3 Credits

 

This course provides students with in-depth experience in developing, writing, presenting and testing the core components of an effective scientific research project proposal. All students will collaborate with MGEM mentors on an actual Geomatics project of interest with relevance to landscape management and/or cutting edge research. Students with their own specific and well-formulated project idea may be able to conduct a self-directed project.

 

Required:

How to Do Ecology: A Concise Handbook (2nd Edition)

Writing Science in Plain English

The Scientist’s Guide to Writing: How to Write More Easily and Effectively throughout Your Scientific Career