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This course comprises a research project, lasting approximately 15 weeks including write-up and assessment. The student will carry out independent research which will typically involve literature review and/or analysis of experimental results, and may also require computer simulations and/or practical investigation, depending on the type of project.
During the project the student will develop: knowledge in a particular area of research, research methods including information retrieval, time management and self-organisation, initiative and independent thought, communication skills required for production of a thesis (9000-15000 words) and a poster.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||60 credits (30 ECTS credits)|
The project will involve literature review and data analysis and may also require laboratory work and/or computer simulation.
Restricted to students taking one of the four BMP PgT programmes.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
Thesis (70%); Poster (30%).
There are no assessments for this course.
The supervisor or representative will normally comment on drafts of the thesis and poster before submission provided the student makes these available at least a week before the submission deadline.