Postgraduate Course: Research Methods in Integrated Sensing and Measurement (CHEM11052)
|School||School of Chemistry
||College||College of Science and Engineering
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||The course includes an extended small-group exercise that develops skills in all aspects of research project development and execution. Topics will be tailored as appropriate to the appropriate discipline.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2016/17, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Supervised Practical/Workshop/Studio Hours 40,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 2,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||Written exam 0%, Coursework 100%, Practical Exam 0%
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- be able to research the literature adatabases to find, assimilate, formulate and communicate new information from diverse sources.
- gain technical understanding of research in the appropriate field of chemistry, physics or engineering through study of a particular problem in depth.
- gain experience in team working, project planning and leadership skills in ways which show clear awareness of his/her own and others' roles and responsibilities.
- have an understanding of research in a wider societal context and an ability to present technical information to a non-specialist audience.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Prof Andrew Mount
Tel: (0131 6)50 4747
|Course secretary||Mrs Katharine Morris
Tel: (0131 6)50 7815
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