9.901 Responsible Conduct in Science


Class Info

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.

This class has no prerequisites.

9.901 will not be offered this semester. It will be available during IAP.

Lecture occurs 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays in 46-3015.

This class counts for a total of 2 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

You can find more information at the Responsible Conduct in Science - MIT IAP Course 9.901 site or on the 9.901 Stellar site.

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