10 Credits SPRING

Pre-requisites: BMS242, BMS243

Aims/Description: This module centres on a research project that is tackled by a group or groups rather than individuals and gives experience in group dynamics of a research team aiming for a specific goal in a finite time. The projects involves the use of animal blood. Tasks involve library searches for relevant references, statistical handling of data, use of graph packages, production of a group report (web based) and writing of a research abstract (individually).

Restrictions on availability: Restricted to students studying BMSU02, 07,022, 023, 024, 025.

Staff Contact: COOPER GORDON J
Teaching Methods: Laboratory work, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work, Practical skills assessment

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