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DEV4200

Faculty of Science

Undergraduate - Unit

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12 points, SCA Band 2, 0.250 EFTSL

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LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Science
OfferedClayton Full year 2013 (Day)
Clayton Second semester to First semester 2013 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Robert De Matteo

Synopsis

Students present two research seminars relevant to their research topic in DEV4100 and undertake a written exam related to the research process. Candidates may commence the honours year at the beginning of either first or second semester. Further information is available from the course coordinator, the Department of Anatomy & Developmental Biology website and at a meeting held with prospective students during second semester of third year.

Outcomes

On completion of this unit students will be able to:

  1. Critically review scientific literature in the discipline area of research;

  1. Apply knowledge of current methodologies and concepts to appraise scientific literature in the discipline area;

  1. Apply analytical and data analysis techniques relevant to the discipline area of research;

  1. Effectively communicate concepts in the discipline area of research both in writing and orally.

Assessment

Seminars (two): 30% each
Examination: 40%

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Co-requisites