Chemistry Research Project for First Year MPhil
SCQF level 11
Academic year(s): 2018-2019
SCOTCAT credits : 60
ECTS credits : 30
Level : SCQF level 11
Semester: Full Year
The research project for MPhil aims to develop the students' skills in the following areas: experimental design and problem-solving; abstraction, evaluation and interpretation of data in the chemical literature; practical skills and teamwork; communication of results orally and in a dissertation. The project will be selected and supervised by a member of the academic staff. It will contain a significant literature survey.
Weekly contact: 540 hours spread over both semesters and summer vacation.
Scheduled learning hours: 0
Guided independent study hours: 0
As used by St Andrews: Coursework = 100%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 0%
Practical examinations : 0%
Re-assessment: No Re-assessment available, requires lab attendance to complete coursework