School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

Biomedical Sciences Investigative Project

Module code: BMD601

Credits: 15.0
Semester: SEM1

Contact: Dr Ewan Main
Overlap: None
Prerequisite: None

30-unit research projects require prior SBCS approval. All students wishing to graduate with a degree from the School of Biological and Chemical sciences must undertake a project in their final year of study. In the case of biology related projects, students have three choices: a research project (worth 30 credits), which can encompass laboratory based experimental investigations, field studies, field experiments and so on; an investigative project (worth 15 credits), which can include analysis of previously acquired epidemiological data, nutritional surveys and analysis, mathematical modelling of biological processes and so on; as an alternative, students can take the Project skills in the life sciences module (worth 30 credits).

Connected course(s): UDF DATA
Assessment: 50.0% Coursework, 50.0% Dissertation
Level: 6