Last modified: 16 Aug 2021 13:56
The aim of this course is to develop understanding of hypothesis-lead research and to provide an opportunity to study advanced science concepts and experimental approaches led by an experienced member of academic staff.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
This course focuses on intensive study of advanced research topics, concepts and cutting-edge experimental approaches through a series of research seminars. Key research papers linked to the seminar topics will provide students with an opportunity to explore the topics more fully and tutorials will allow students to engage in discussion to support learning and develop understanding and critical thinking skills.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
4 x 1200 word reports on research seminar topics (4 x 25%)
Resit for students taking the course in AY20/21:
Resit any failed element
There are no assessments for this course.
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Conceptual||Evaluate||Critically evaluate scientific evidence.|
|Factual||Analyse||Explain experimental methods used and the significance of the data obtained.|
|Factual||Evaluate||Compile information and evaluate scientific data.|
|Conceptual||Evaluate||Critically evaluate and summarise key scientific information on a specific research topic.|