Academic year(s): 2018-2019
SCOTCAT credits : 40
ECTS credits : 20
Level : SCQF Level 10
Availability restrictions: Available only to students enrolled in the BSc Honours Medicine programme.
Students will undertake an Honours level Student-Selected Component (SSC) research project. This SSC will enable students to pursue an area of their own particular interest at an advanced level. SSCs will involve one of the following: - lab/data based research project assessed by dissertation and oral presentation - critical review project assessed by dissertation and oral presentation.
Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass MD3001 and pass MD3002
Weekly contact: To be arranged.
Scheduled learning hours: 5
Guided independent study hours: 395
As used by St Andrews: Lab/data based research or critical review project assessed by dissertation (100%) and oral presentation (0% of grade but which must be passed).
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 100%
Practical examinations : 0%
Re-assessment: re-assessment work: (dissertation if failed at original sitting; oral presentation if failed at original sitting) may be done over the summer months and submitted at the resit diet.
Module coordinator: Dr J A Tello