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Unit information: Project (Stem Cells and Regeneration MSc) in 2015/16

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Unit name Project (Stem Cells and Regeneration MSc)
Unit code CSSBM2001
Credit points 60
Level of study M/7
Teaching block(s) Academic Year (weeks 1 - 52)
Unit director Dr. Caldwell
Open unit status Not open




School/department Bristol Medical School
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences

Description including Unit Aims

During this module students will conduct a research-based project on a topic related to the field of stem cell biology and regeneration.

Intended Learning Outcomes

Students successfully completing this module will:

  • be able to undertake a literature search in their field of study
  • be capable of designing and undertaking a research project
  • be able to critically analyse data and presenting findings

Teaching Information

  • Self-directed study
  • Discussion with project supervisor

Assessment Information

Summative Assessment:

  • Short review essay (10%)
  • Critical literature review or laboratory based project contributing 70% to the module mark
  • Poster/viva session contributing 20% to the module mark.

Reading and References

References will be relating to the topic of the research project and students will be guided to this via their specific project supervisors.