Undergraduate Course: Reproductive Biology Synoptic Examination (REPB10002)
|School||Deanery of Biomedical Sciences
||College||College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 4 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||The synoptic examination will ask broad-based questions that take an overview of the whole Programme to establish your overall understanding of the impact of major themes that have an important role across the field of reproductive biology.
These major themes would include (but are not limited to):
Cell-cell interactions and signalling
Inflammation/Immune sytem (dys)function
Meiotic and mitotic cell division, differentiation, growth and death
Stem cells in reproductive processes and disease
Application of model systems to translational medicine e.g. Fertlity manipulation
The examination will test your understanding and appreciation of the underlying importance of these themes.
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2018/19, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 2,
Summative Assessment Hours 2,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 2,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||3 hour written examination.
2 questions (50% each, choice of 6)
||Hours & Minutes
|Main Exam Diet S2 (April/May)||3:00|
| Establish your overall understanding of the impact of major themes that have an important role across the field of reproductive biology.
|Various reading lists in timetable|
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Dr Simon Riley
Tel: (0131) 242 6423
|Course secretary||Mrs Amy Collier
Tel: (0131 6)50 3161