Undergraduate Course: Genetics Synoptic Exam (GENE10018)
|School||School of Biological Sciences
||College||College of Science and Engineering
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 4 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||This course will cover:
- data interpretation and practical skills, including those relevant to lab research projects (egs. simple quantitation/calculation of molarity/dilutions for accurate pipetting/positive & negative controls/sample size and statistics).
- a written grant proposal: abstracts; aims; timeline; experimental details.
- public speaking skills (debates/presentation/question and answer sessions).
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2015/16, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 2,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||5 point test (ICA) on theoretical lab skills (semester 1, 50%).
4 point written grant proposal (semester 1, 40%)
1 point oral "pitch" for proposal (semester 1, 10%).
|No Exam Information
| basic lab skills
experimental design and interpretation
public speaking skills
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Prof Kevin Hardwick
Tel: (0131 6)50 7083
|Course secretary||Miss Donna Wright
Tel: (0131 6)51 7051
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