Academic year(s): 2017-2018
SCOTCAT credits : 30
ECTS credits : 15
Level : SCQF Level 11
Semester: Full Year
Availability restrictions: Available only to students on an MSc Postgraduate programme or, exceptionally, on an MMath or MPhys Honours degree programme in the School
Planned timetable: To be arranged.
This module encompasses a range of skills, both generic and topic specific, together with taught components aimed at providing an appreciation of both breadth and depth of research areas in Pure or Applied Mathematics. The precise programme of study, together with the identification of the relevant software expertise required, will be determined in consultation with the student's supervisor.
Weekly contact: Varies. Typically 1 project supervision per week over whole year.
Scheduled learning hours: 24
Guided independent study hours: 276
As used by St Andrews: Coursework = 100%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 0%
Practical examinations : 0%
Re-assessment: Resubmission of coursework = 100%
Module coordinator: Dr J D Mitchell
Module teaching staff: n/a