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Module code:PHAR3009(Add to my personalised list)
Title:Library Research Project
Credit value:1
Division:Division of Biosciences
Module organiser:Dr Talvinder Sihra
Organiser's location:Dept. of Pharmacology
Organiser's email:t.sihra@ucl.ac.uk
Available for students in Year(s):3,
Module prerequisites:Registration for Third Year in FLS honours BSc Course  
Module outline:Library Project 
Module aims:To conduct a project, utilizing library resources, on a subject/topic offered by a member of staff in the Department of Pharmacology or associated departments. 
Module objectives:The student will: (i) Gain experience of the literature in the area of research. (ii) Learn to analyse published experimental data critically (iii) Learn to interpret experimental data and make useful inferences thereafter. (iv) Prepare and present a poster based on the project to two examiners. (v) Write a clear and knowledgeable dissertation, of approximately 5000 words length (7500 maximum), as account of the background of the project, the methods used by researchers in the subject area, the results obtained and critical discussion of the conclusions that have and can be drawn in the context of the current data available from the literature.  
Key skills provided by module: 
Module timetable:https://cmis.adcom.ucl.ac.uk:4443/timetabling/moduleTimet.do?firstReq=Y&moduleId=PHAR3009 
Module assessment:Assessment of dissertation 70.00%.
Assessment of poster 30.00%. 
Notes: 
Taking this module as an option?: 
Link to virtual learning environment(registered students only)http://www.ucl.ac.uk/lifesciences-faculty/degree-programmes/pharmacology/PHAR3009_3010/projects 
Last updated:2009-05-28 14:07:52 by uckltss