A supervised project involving research and leading to the production of a research report.
This 40-point paper provides the opportunity to undertake a research project under the supervision of an academic staff member. At the end of the second semester the results of the project are reported in the form of a dissertation. This paper is usually part of a one-year Postgraduate Diploma in Science and allows for direct entry into a one-year thesis-only research MSc degree.
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- Learning Outcomes
Effective analysis and written communication of scientific results.