Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07
This course is an extended research project which is designed with a supervisor/principle investigator with research interests aligned with those of the student. The project (including assessment) runs from January until August.
|Session||Full Year||Credit Points||120 credits (60 ECTS credits)|
|Campus||Old Aberdeen||Sustained Study||No|
This course is an extended research project, running from January until August. The project is carried out in the research group where the research is aligned with the research interests of the student. The student will use state-of-the-art medical sciences techniques to address a research question designed by the student and the research supervisor. Progress during the project will monitored by completion of monthly progress reports, and the project will be assessed by oral presentation and viva, and submission of a project write-up in the form of a research manuscript. The supervisor will also submit a supervisor report as part of the assessment of the student at the end of the project.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
Project report (60%), oral presentation (30%), laboratory supervisor assessment report (10%).
Progress report submitted every 4 weeks.
The manuscript will be submitted via MyAberdeen and feedback will be delivered via MyAberdeen - annotation on the paper, comments and a marking rubric.
Formative feedback to be provided by supervisor.