Literature review skills module (10 credits)
Option modules (2 x 10 credits)
Research project (90 credits)
In choosing your option modules, you can select from all the Year Four (York) Options.
The research project, started in the Autumn Term, is normally carried out in the laboratory of your project supervisor. This gives you the opportunity to work within a research group, learn something of the work which others in the group are doing, and use the appropriate equipment and instrumentation.
View examples of Research Projects
The assessment of your performance in Year 4 is based on:
The project and the activities which accompany it give you valuable training in a considerable range of skills, and it is not unusual for project work to be published in scientific literature.