Postgraduate Course: Dissertation in Carbon Capture and Storage (PGGE11140)
|School||School of Geosciences
||College||College of Science and Engineering
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||The course allows candidates to design, plan and execute high-level research based on knowledge and skills acquired in taught course-delivered elements of the programme. It
gives candidates a opportunity to undertake novel research under the supervision of at least one qualified academic member of staff. Additional academic staff and industry
experts may be drawn upon as advisors to support the candidate.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
|Additional Costs|| None.
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
| 1. You will gain experience in the formulation and testing of hypotheses, data collection and analysis.
2. You will learn to execute a novel and well-planned independent research project under expert supervision
3. You will develop your ability to write reports to a standard publishable in the peer-reviewed literature
4. You will gain experience in applying theoretical, methodological and technical knowledge acquired in other parts of the programme to a research question.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Dr Mark Wilkinson
Tel: (0131 6)50 5943
|Course secretary||Miss Susie Crocker
Tel: (0131 6)51 7126