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NSC 3861/3862 Pre-Req Quiz

Question 1 of 12

1

What are the pre-requisites for signing up for NSC 3861?

Select one of the following:

  • There are no pre-requisites

  • You must have taken NSC 2201

  • You must take either NSC 2201 or NSC 3860

  • You must take either NSC 2201 or NSC 3851

Explanation

Question 2 of 12

1

Unless you are working with human subjects you should take which Responsible Conduct of Research Course?

Select one of the following:

  • Bio/Physical Sciences (VUBPS)

  • Psychological Sciences (VUPSY)

Explanation

Question 3 of 12

1

In order to register for NSC 3861 or NSC 3862 you need to do which of the following?

Select one of the following:

  • Fill out the REDCap research contract available on the website

  • Register yourself online via YES

  • Fill out the REDCap research contract available on the website and monitor your email for approval notifications from 1) your mentor, 2) the DIS, and 3) the program office

Explanation

Question 4 of 12

1

If you take research over the summer how many hours per week are you required to spend in the lab?

Select one of the following:

  • 15-20

  • 12-15

  • 10-12

  • 8-10

Explanation

Question 5 of 12

1

Contracts need to be submitted and fully processed by a certain date to be enrolled on time. The link to initiate a research contract will also become inactive on the same date. What is this deadline?

Select one of the following:

  • The end of open enrollment

  • First day of classes

  • When registration windows close

Explanation

Question 6 of 12

1

What is one component that is required in both your research abstract at the end of NSC 3861 and your paper at the end of NSC 3862?

Select one of the following:

  • A detailed graph of the data you collected

  • The statistics you used to analyze your data

  • Cited references

  • A section discussing the neuroscience component of the research

Explanation

Question 7 of 12

1

When are the abstracts and papers for NSC 3861/3862 due (after which there will be a deduction of one letter grade)?

Select one of the following:

  • The first day of dead week

  • The last day of classes

  • The last day of finals

  • Whenever you feel like it

Explanation

Question 8 of 12

1

In your final paper for NSC 3861, you must demonstrate which of the following?

Select one of the following:

  • A depth of knowledge in the area of the research project

  • An ability to think critically

  • An understanding of fundamental principles and concepts of neuroscience

  • An ability to organize and communicate conceptual and factual information

  • All of the above

Explanation

Question 9 of 12

1

In your final paper for NSC 3861, you must either provide the statistical test used to analyze your data or include a section describing section explaining what the appropriate test would be and why it was not performed

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Explanation

Question 10 of 12

1

In your final paper for NSC 3861, your discussion section should be wide ranging and should cover many results from many papers and what you think about them.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Explanation

Question 11 of 12

1

Submit your abstracts and final papers...

Select one of the following:

  • Only to your research mentor

  • Only to the Program Office via email

  • To your research mentor and the Program Office via email

  • To your research mentor and on Brightspace

Explanation

Question 12 of 12

1

According to “Grading Guideline for Research Reports” given to research mentors...

Select one of the following:

  • The paper does not need any statistical analysis

  • Mentors should not include grading for clarity and organization

  • The introduction of the student’s paper must contain a section on the Neuroscience background and significance of the work

  • Mentors should not give feedback on a draft of the work before the final version is turned in

Explanation