School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

Research Project in Neuroscience

Module code: BMD650

Credits: 30.0
Semester: YEAR

Contact: Dr Ping Yip
Overlap: None
Prerequisite: BMD161, BMD163, BMD261, BMD265

The aim of this module is to provide students with the opportunity to conduct an original research project in the field of neuroscience. This is a practical-based module wherein students conduct original research supervised by an academic member of staff through the academic year. Students are required to explore the background of the research and its rationale, construct hypotheses to be tested, learn necessary skills with which to conduct the work, compile results and analyse them. They will write a dissertation including critical analysis of literature, reporting of experimental design and results as well as their evaluation.

Connected course(s): UDF DATA
Assessment: 60.0% Dissertation, 40.0% Practical
Level: 6