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Module code:GENEG099 (Add to my personalised list)
Title:MSc Genetics of Human Disease : Research Project
Credit value:90
Division:Division of Biosciences
Module organiser (provisional):Dr Elvira Mambetisaeva
Organiser's location:Division of Biosciences
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Module prerequisites:Available only to students on MSc Genetics of Human Disease  
Module outline:The research project will form the largest single part of the MSc programme. It is worth of 90 credits. Students will be allocated in Term 1 either a computer- or laboratory-based project supervised by one of the researcher at UCL. In Term 2 students start to do their project on a part-time basis and then after exams on a full time basis. 
Module aims:MSc project aims to provide students experience of conducting empirical research in one of the UCL research group 
Module objectives: The project is an opportunity to develop research skills, amongst which are •Learning techniques and methods to conduct a research •Learn how to design experiments and research protocols •The ability to work independently and also as a part of a research team •A daily time-management in order to achieve the goal of a complete piece of research •Problem-solving skills •Critical analysis of literature and your own research results •Academic writing •Presentation skills  
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Module assessment:Project (15,000-18,000 words) 100.00% 
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Last updated:2017-07-26 16:49:44 by ucbtcdo