Aims/Description: This module will provide students with a grounding in the theoretical basis and practical execution of techniques that underpin modern biomedical research. The unit will include an introduction to aspects of experimental design and analysis before going on to provide an in depth and intensive practical training in a range of molecular cell biology techniques. The unit's overall aim is to equip students with essential biomedical skills and to provide a platform for further study or research.

Staff Contact: ROEHL HENRY H
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Problem solving, Laboratory work, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work, Practical skills assessment, Presentation

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Biomedical Science):

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