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Module code:GENEG001(Add to my personalised list)
Title:Human Genetics: Core Skills
Credit value:15
Division:Division of Biosciences
Module organiser:Dr Sayeda Abu-Amero
Organiser's location:Insitute of Child Health
Available for students in Year(s):
Module prerequisites:Available to MSc Genetics of Human Disease  
Module outline:The Core Skills Module consists of various analytical and technical units, the sociological implications raised by new genetic technologies together with presentation and writing skills 
Module aims:This module is aimed at reiterating and teaching life skills such essay writing, answering exam questions, poster design and PowerPoint presentations as well as giving talks. In additional topics such as diagnostics, biobanking, ethics and research governance requirements are also covered to enhance students knowledge of fields outside of a academia that they may be interested In pursuing. 
Module objectives: 
Key skills provided by module:- Poster design - PowerPoint design - Presentation skills - Essay writing - Answering exam questions  
Module timetable: 
Module assessment:Poster presentation 30.00%.
Oral presentation 30.00%.
Essay 40.00%.
Taking this module as an option?: 
Link to virtual learning environment(registered students only) 
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