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Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07

Course Overview

  • You will improve your ability to assess and critically analyse and interpret research data and published research papers, an essential skill for more advanced scientific work;
  • You will improve numerical skills needed for laboratory work which are a key requirement for employers in this area

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 4
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 0 credits (0 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
  • Dr Isabel Crane

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Programme Level 4

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Course Description

Course Aims: Consolidation of data analysis and interpretation skills. Main Learning Outcomes: Data analysis and and interpretation skills. Content: Data analysis/data interpretation examination.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

More Information about Week Numbers

Details, including assessments, may be subject to change until 31 August 2023 for 1st half-session courses and 22 December 2023 for 2nd half-session courses.

Summative Assessments

1st Attempt: One 3-hour written examination (100%). Resit: One 3-hour written examination (100%).

Formative Assessment

Practice data analysis/data interpretation exercises with tutors allows students to develop skills and receive feedback on their performance.


Feedback will be through tutorial discussion feedback sessions.

Course Learning Outcomes


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