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Biochemistry Research Project Part 1 (BCMB40011)

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Year of offer2019
Subject levelHonours
Subject codeBCMB40011
Semester 2
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Students complete a major research project in the field of biochemistry and molecular biology under the supervision of a member of the Department or affiliated institution.

Intended learning outcomes

  • Select, summarise and critically appraise published research in biochemistry
  • Formulate a research hypothesis based upon a synthesis of the published research evidence
  • Design and undertake appropriate research experiments to answer a research hypothesis in biochemistry
  • Conduct supervised research in a specific area of biochemistry research
  • Communicate the method and findings of a research project in oral and written form

Generic skills

Following completion of this program, students will have developed skills required for;
• critical analysis of the scientific literature
• oral presentation skills
• technical report and thesis writing
• electronic database searching
• time management

Last updated: 11 November 2018