MBIOTECH 506: Topics in Professional Development in Biotechnology (0 Units)

Quarter Offered

Fall ; Natalie Champagne
Winter ; Natalie Champagne


The purpose of this course is to provide students with the necessary professional development skills to be successful professionals in the biotechnology industry. From an applied perspective, this course is designed to assist students in understanding the career development process, in order to make informed and appropriate occupational and educational decisions. Students will learn how to integrate self-knowledge into occupational and life decisions, set goals, and devise strategies to attain these goals.

Topics in professional development is a required course provided in modular format. Students are required to complete a total of 10 independent modules from a variety of areas relevant to the career and professional development. 

In addition, various externally-hosted events are available to students in the course and are posted as they are identified.

Topics in Professional Development Syllabus