- Current Topics in Biology 1.5 (138083) and 2.5 (138084) A+B
The Current Topics in Biology 1-2 courses consist of a weekly lecture given every Monday at 13:00 at the Faculty seminar throughout the entire term. The weekly lectures cover interesting new studies in biochemistry, biophysics, molecular biology, immunology, cell biology, genetics, genomics, bioinformatics etc. Each course is worth 0.5 credits. Ph.D. students must take these courses during the first 2 years of their studies.
At the end of each course, you must submit an opinion paper on one of the studies discussed during the course to the course teacher. The score for these courses is binary: pass/fail.
- Research Ethics
Every research student at the Technion must take the online course Research Ethics (218000) as a prerequisite for submitting a research proposal or summary. All the course contents, assignments, group discussions and exam are given remotely. The score for this course is pass/fail. To pass the course, you must submit all your assignments according to the instructions on the course website and successfully pass the exam. For more details, please visit the following link: https://graduate.technion.ac.il/en/studies/research/research-ethics/
- Scientific Writing in English and Advanced English
Language courses at the Technion are under the responsibility of the Department of Humanities and Arts. Contact details: Phone: 04-8293507
For the Scientific Writing in English requirements, please visit:
Students who did not take Advanced English must pass it successfully.
Advanced English requirements: https://graduate.technion.ac.il/en/studies/languages