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    This paper is designed to develop skills in performing research and data interpretation and emphasises communicating the excitement and achievements of contemporary biochemistry.

    About this paper

    Paper title Research Design and Analysis in Biochemistry
    Subject Biochemistry
    EFTS 0.1667
    Points 20 points
    Teaching period Full Year (On campus)
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    Teaching staff

    Associate Professor Peter Mace

    There is no specific textbook for this paper. Examples are drawn from current research literature.
    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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    Learning Outcomes

    Students who successfully complete this paper will:

    • Articulate a broad understanding of contemporary biochemistry and related scientific fields
    • Understand the relationship between hypothesis, experiment and data, and know how to apply this to attain knowledge
    • Appropriately communicate scientific concepts to both specialist and general audiences
    • Evaluate the philosophical and ethical aspects of activities as a scientist
    • Identify and critically evaluate relevant information


    Full Year

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
    Learning management system


    Stream Days Times Weeks
    A1 Thursday 09:00-11:50 9-11
    B1 Thursday 09:00-11:50 29-31, 38, 41
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