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|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||60 credits (30 ECTS credits)|
The practical work required in this course may pose difficulties to some students with disabilities. If this arises alternative arrangements will be made. Any student wishing to discuss this further should contact the School Disability Co-ordinator.
Projects vary hugely in the number of hours spent carrying out your research, but an approximate expectation would be 20-30 hours per week.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: Continuous assessment of day-to-day performance throughout project duration (25%); Supervisor assessment of project report of up to 7500 words (laboratory project) or 10,000 words (literature project) (25%); Independent second marker's assessment of project report (50%).
- Practice oral presentation of research data. - Practice scientific writing.
- Tutorial sessions provide feedback on research and/or practical/technical abilities. - Feedback on draft thesis provides tuition in scientific writing.