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PS5015: INTRODUCTION TO THE POSTGRADUATE PROCESS AND PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH SKILLS 1 (2017-2018)

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Course Overview

The initial lectures of this course provide introductory information that is essential for new postgraduate students. The subsequent lectures and assessments reinforce basic research skills and knowledge such as academic writing, ethics and philosophy of science.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Old Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Soren Andersen

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Postgraduate Programme (Studied)
  • Either MRes Psychology (Science) or Master Of Science In Foundations Of Clinical Psychology

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

The initial lectures of this course provide introductory information that is essential for new psotgraduate students. The subsequent lectures and assessments reinforce basic research skills and knowledge such as academic writing, ethics and philosophy of science.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • MRes Psychology (Science)
  • Master Of Science In Foundations Of Clinical Psychology

Contact Teaching Time

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Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

Philosophy of Science Essay (50%); Ethics Review (25%); Writing a scientific Abstract (25%).

Resit: resubmission of coursework

Formative Assessment

None.

Feedback

Detailed written Feedback is given for all assessments.

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