Course Description

Course Name

Biosciences Research Methods

Session: VLNF3421

Hours & Credits

10 UK Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.

Overview

Assessment: statistics test and project proposal
Prerequisite(s): successful completion of first year biological/biomedical study

This module will provide students with the tool kit to understand and carry out research. Through interactive lectures, students will learn how to design a research project, including ethical considerations, literature search and referencing. Furthermore, through both lectures and practical sessions, students will engage with data analysis, learning some basic methods of how to analyse and interpret raw data statistically. All of these skills are important qualities necessary to undertake and critically read original research.

*Course content subject to change