Independent Experimental Research

Course Number: 
8580

This course is designed for students who have a keen interest in the sciences and who are considering a future in scientific research and/or an applicable science related field. Students who participate in this course shall design and complete an experimental research project which he/she shall enter in the Lincoln Lutheran High School Science Fair Competition, the Nebraska Junior Academy of Sciences Southeastern Regional Science Fair Competition, the NJAS State Science Fair Competition (must be in the top five at the regional), and the Science and Engineering Fair Competition (optional). In order to gain advantage regarding facilities and/or expertise, students may choose to work with a professional mentor outside of Lincoln Lutheran (i.e. college/university professor). Students may also choose to do much of the research in the summer.

Requirements
Instructor's Permission: 
Instructor's permission is required to enroll in this course
Other Requirements: 
No other requirements
Misc. Course Information
Currently Offered: 
Course is currently offered.
Duration: 
Semester
Credits: 
5
College Credit: 
Course is not available for college credit
Grade Level: 
12