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Information for module PHAR3010

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Module code:PHAR3010 (Add to my personalised list)
Title:Laboratory Research Project
Credit value:1.5
Division:Division of Biosciences
Module organiser (provisional):Professor Talvinder Sihra
Organiser's location:Dept. of Neuroscience, Physiology & Pharmacolo
Available for students in Year(s):3
Module prerequisites:Registration for Third Year in FLS honours BSc Course 
Module outline:Laboratory Research Project 
Module aims:To conduct an original project, involving experimental work, in one of the laboratories of the Department of Pharmacology or associated departments. 
Module objectives:To carry out a research project on an offered subject/topic, or an alternative agreed with the supervisor, in order to: (i) Gain experience in laboratory research. (ii) Participate and gain experience in the design and implementation of experiments related to the pharmacological sciences. (iii) Learn to analyse experimental data. (iv) Learn to use relevant literature in the design, analysis and interpretation of the experimental data obtained. (v) Write a clear and knowledgeable dissertation, of approximately 5000 words length (7500 maximum), as account of the background of the area of research, the methodology used, the results obtained and discussion of the conclusions that can be drawn from the results in the context of the current knowledge available from the literature.  
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Module timetable: 
Module assessment:Assessment of labatory performance 15.00%
Assessment of poster 15.00%
Dissertation 70.00% 
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Last updated:2017-12-28 11:59:02 by uckltss