Curriculum & Course Descriptions


BS7003 Graduate Seminar Course

Course Coordinator: Associate Professor KOH Cheng Gee (email:

Availability: Semester 1

This course will provide graduate students a broad view on cutting edge research in the biological sciences. Speakers invited are faculty members of local universities, principle investigators of research institutes, and overseas visiting academics.

The students are required to attend 12 seminars and to submit reports on three of the seminars, summarizing the work, key experiments and conclusions. Students are also required to participate in a weekly discussion session, led by a faculty member of SBS, on the subject matter presented.  Registered students must attend at least 9 out of the 12 discussion classes.