Module Database

Information for module biol2013

This module is available for 2017/18

If you're a member of UCL you can add this module to your personalised course list

This information is for guidance only. If you are an UCL undergraduate interested in studying one of these courses, you must seek permission from both the providing department and your 'home' department. Appearance in this database is not a guarantee that a course is running in any particular academic year.

Module code:BIOL2013 (Add to my personalised list)
Title:Second Year Core Skills
Credit value:0
Division:Division of Biosciences
Module organiser (provisional):Prof Jurg Bahler
Organiser's location:Biological Sciences
Available for students in Year(s):2
Module prerequisites: 
Module outline:Students will attend personal tutorials at which key skill questionnaires providing self assessment of progress in key skills will be discussed and monitored. In the post exam period in term 3 they will attend a lecture on essay writing, and use of literature references. They will then, in the same period, prepare a short (1000 word) referenced introduction to their third year project and become proficient with reference management software  
Module aims:To provide a formal framework for a range of activities essential to the completion of the degree programme, but which do not fall within the purview of the formal taught course unit structure. 
Module objectives:To Practise short essay writing. To understand what is required of for your 3rd year Research/Literature project. To conduct background reading for your project. To learn how to use Reference Manager or equivalent software to construct a proper reference list (not Bibliography) and to understand how and when to quote references. 
Key skills provided by module: 
Module timetable: 
Module assessment:Coursework 100.00% 
Taking this module as an option?: 
Link to virtual learning environment (registered students only) 
Last updated:2011-09-27 13:04:58 by ucbtam7