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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)|
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.
|Assessment Weeks||49||Feedback Weeks||50|
student will receive copy of report and will see comments and a rubric
|Assessment Weeks||51||Feedback Weeks||1|
The manuscript will be submitted via MyAberdeen and feedback will be delivered via MyAberdeen - annotation on the paper, comments and a marking rubric.
|Assessment Weeks||50||Feedback Weeks||50|
Feedback on a rubric and written comments
|Assessment Weeks||27,31,35,39,43,47||Feedback Weeks||28,32,36,40,44,48|
progress report submitted every 4 weeks - formative feedback to be provided by supervisor
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Procedural||Analyse||The student will generate and analyse scientific data using standard and non-standard methods|
|Procedural||Create||The student will generate a scientific manuscript on the research carried out during the extended research project|
|Procedural||Evaluate||The student will critically evaluate published data to determine which sources are suitable for inclusion in scientific manuscripts|
|Procedural||Apply||The student will gain experience in scientific procedures required to generate scientific data for publication|
|Reflection||Create||The student will gain experience of creating and presenting oral presentation on their research, including answering questions on their research and results.|