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MT4599   Project in Mathematics / Statistics

Academic year(s): 2017-2018

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 15

ECTS credits : 7

Level : SCQF Level 10

Semester: Both

Availability restrictions: Available only to students in the final year of a BSc/MA Honours degree programme in the School

Planned timetable: none

The student will choose a project from a list published annually although a topic outwith the list may be approved. Students will be required to report regularly to their supervisor and a report of no more than 5,000 words must be submitted by the end of the April.

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact: Typically and on average, 20 mins of project supervisions per week over whole year.

Scheduled learning hours: 8

Guided independent study hours: 142

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: Coursework = 100%: Project = 80%, Presentation = 20%

As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 0%
Practical examinations : 20%
Coursework: 80%

Re-assessment: Resubmission of project = 100%

Personnel

Module coordinator: Prof C E Parnell