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BT 1502
INTRODUCTION TO BIOBUSINESS
CREDIT POINTS 10

Course Co-ordinator: Dr Heather M Wallace

Pre-requisite(s): None

Co-requisite(s): None

Note(s): Normally only available to level 1 or 2 students studying MSci/BSc degree programme disciplines taught within the School of Medical Sciences.

This course will be additional to the 120 level 1 or 2 credits required for the chosen degree programme.

The course will comprise a series of lectures and tutorials which will cover the "language" of biobusiness using a number of real case studies from companies in the medical sciences (e.g. What is a company? What is management? How do markets work? Decision making process).

One lecture/tutorial/Group work session per week.

1st Attempt: Continuous assessment (100%). Group presentations and essay.

Resit: 1 two-hour written exam.