- Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
- Teaching department
- Earth Sciences
- Credit value
- 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.
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
- Methods of assessment
85% Research project report (10,000 words)10% Poster presentation5% Research proposal (500 words)
- Mark scheme
- Numeric Marks
- Number of students on module in previous year
- Module leader
- Professor Ian Wood
- Who to contact for more information
This module description was last updated on 5th March 2020.