Aims and Objectives
Knowledge and Understanding
Having successfully completed this module, you will be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of:
- Use library and other IT facilities to access scientific information
- Assimilate information and synthesise scientific hypotheses
- Produce a dissertation of about 5,000 words on an agreed research topic
- Produce scientific hypotheses and critically evaluate evidence in support of them
This module is designed for students who are taking the MRes Evolution: From the Galapagos to the 21st Century degree. After discussion with the module coordinators the student will select a topic and discuss a specific area of the topic with an appropriate member of staff who will then supervise the project. Students will be directed to appropriate lectures across modules, either attending, or on Panopto.
Learning and Teaching
Teaching and learning methods
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This is how we’ll formally assess what you have learned in this module.
This is how we’ll assess you if you don’t meet the criteria to pass this module.