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Advanced Biosciences Research Laboratory Techniques (Module)

Module description

By the end of this module students should be able to:
  • Understand and follow written experimental instructions, identify key issues and prepare summaries for multi-step experimental procedures
  • Carry out advanced biochemistry and molecular biology experiments, analyse, present, and interpret results
  • Safely use instruments found in typical bioscience laboratories
  • Apply confidence criteria to their results, including reproducibility and accuracy estimates
  • Prepare experimental reports of laboratory experiments
  • Prepare discussion material and be prepared to relate results to published material
  • Describe the outcome of work done and identify the key elements in a typical procedure
  • Collect data and apply statistical analysis methods
  • Identify safety issues in a laboratory environment.

Staff information

Not applicable

Teaching pattern

The module provides training in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology techniques via laboratory practicals

Module assessment - more information

Not applicable

Key information

Module code 7BBBM106

Credit level 7

Assessment coursework

Credit value 30

Semester Semester 1 (autumn)

Study abroad module No