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Independent MSci Project (GEOL0072)

Key information

Faculty
Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Teaching department
Earth Sciences
Credit value
45
Restrictions
This module is restricted to 4th Year students on any of the Earth Sciences or Natural Sciences Undergraduate degree programmes.

Alternative credit options

There are no alternative credit options available for this module.

Description

A course for all Earth Science MSci students with an independent project relating to their specific degree programme, normally to include a literature review, an element of data acquisition or analysis (laboratory or field-based) and a proposal for future research.

Module deliveries for 2020/21 academic year

Intended teaching term: Terms 1 and 2     Undergraduate (FHEQ Level 7)

Teaching and assessment

Mode of study
Face-to-face
Methods of assessment
85% Research project report (10,000 words)
10% Poster presentation
5% Research proposal (500 words)
Mark scheme
Numeric Marks

Other information

Number of students on module in previous year
17
Module leader
Professor Ian Wood
Who to contact for more information
ian.wood@ucl.ac.uk

Last updated

This module description was last updated on 5th March 2020.