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ANAT454 Neurobiology

This course aims to expand knowledge of selected areas in neurobiology, while developing skills appropriate for scientific research. ANAT 454 comprises three modules. Each discusses a specific research area and will emphasise different core skills:

  1. Extract key information from a scientific paper and concisely summarise it
  2. Critique of scientific literature via oral presentation
  3. Design of experiments and interpretation of experimental data

Paper title Neurobiology
Paper code ANAT454
Subject Anatomy
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,559.81
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,617.79

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Eligibility
Enrolments for this paper require departmental permission. View more information about departmental permission.
Contact
Anatomy Office
Room 231, 2nd Floor
Lindo Ferguson Building (LFB)
Tel 479 7362
anatomy@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
2017 teaching staff to be confirmed -“ please contact the Department for more information.
Teaching Arrangements
All teaching is undertaken on campus.
Textbooks
There are no textbooks for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Will have an in-depth knowledge of selected areas of research interest
  • Be able to critically analyse scientific literature
  • Will have enhanced knowledge of experimental procedures relevant to the research topic
  • Will have experience in compiling information and formatting a research proposal

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Moodle

This paper aims to expand knowledge of selected areas in neurobiology, while developing skills appropriate for scientific research. ANAT 454 comprises three modules. Each discusses a specific research area and will emphasise different core skills:

  1. Extract key information from a scientific paper and concisely summarise it
  2. Critique of scientific literature via oral presentation
  3. Design of experiments and interpretation of experimental data

Paper title Neurobiology
Paper code ANAT454
Subject Anatomy
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Eligibility
Enrolments for this paper require departmental permission.
View more information about departmental permission.
Contact
Anatomy Office
Room 231, 2nd Floor
Lindo Ferguson Building (LFB)
Tel 479 7362
anatomy@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
2018 teaching staff to be confirmed. Please contact the Department for more information.
Teaching Arrangements
All teaching is undertaken on campus.
Textbooks
There are no textbooks for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes..
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this paper will
  • Have an in-depth knowledge of selected areas of research interest
  • Be able to critically analyse scientific literature
  • Have enhanced knowledge of experimental procedures relevant to the research topic
  • Have experience in compiling information and formatting a research proposal
  • Have experience in oral presentation

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Moodle