Studies in Physics and Chemistry
SCQF Level 10
Academic year(s): 2019-2020
SCOTCAT credits : 5
ECTS credits : 2
Level : SCQF Level 10
Availability restrictions: Available only to students in the honours years of the joint Chemistry and Physics degree programme.
This module, which is for students on the joint degree programme Chemistry and Physics, provides guidance on literature research and communication skills. Students choose area(s) of interest relevant to the joint degree to explore and to write a review article and a provide a short presentation. The module thus addresses important professional skills, develops subject knowledge, and explicitly brings together the two halves of the degree programme.
Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass CH3441 and pass PH3082 and pass PH3061. This module is available only to students in the honours years of the joint degree programme in Chemistry and Physics.
Anti-requisite(s): You cannot take this module if you take PH3014
Weekly contact: 1-hour lecture (x 4 weeks), 1-hour tutorial (x 5 weeks)
Scheduled learning hours: 9
Guided independent study hours: 41
As used by St Andrews: Coursework (including Presentation (20%)= 100%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 0%
Practical examinations : 20%
Re-assessment: No Re-assessment available
Module coordinator: Dr B D Sinclair
Module teaching staff: Dr B Sinclair
Please see also the information in the School's Handbook for Honours modules available via https://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/physics/staff_students/timetables.php
This link also gives access to timetables for the modules.