Last modified: 19 Jul 2017 15:31
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
In this course we consider topics such as these:
Upon completion of this course students will have:
This course runs in weeks 31-35, and is scheduled in Thread 2, so may have contact hours in any or all of these times: Mondays, 14-18; Tuesday, all day; Friday, 14-18. If this is an optional course, there may also be contact hours on Wednesdays, 9-11.
This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.
40% weekly reports (200-300 words)
30% scientific article for public audience (1000 words)
30% oral presentation
Resit: Similar to 1st attempt, with continuous assessment mark(s) and /or exam mark carried forward with an opportunity to resit either or both, depending on what was failed in the first attempt.
Discussion sessions will provide opportunity for student-student and student-tutor interaction. Formative assessment will be provided during this interaction.
Students will receive regular written feedback on each report and the presentation. Generic feedback will be provided to the class after each assignment to provide guidance on areas to focus on for improvement. Students who are identified as having difficulty in successfully completing the coursework assessment tasks will be invited to meet members of the course team to identify difficulties and discuss solutions.