Natural Sciences First-Year Seminar

Courses, UMass, 2022

Key topics for the course:

  1. “Think like a scientist”
  2. Scientific storytelling skills for effective communication
  3. Parse and interpret technical information
  4. Formulate scientific quesitons
  5. Conduct mini research projects
  6. “Hidden cirriculum” of college
  7. Who are professors?
  8. Time-management
  9. Emotional balance