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Project - PHY00008M

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  • Department: Physics
  • Module co-ordinator: Dr. Kate Lancaster
  • Credit value: 60 credits
  • Credit level: M
  • Academic year of delivery: 2020-21
  • Notes: This is an independent study module

Module will run

Occurrence Teaching cycle
A Summer Term 2020-21

Module aims

  • Understand the research process in fusion.
  • Obtain a detailed knowledge and understanding of an aspect of fusion research.
  • Write a research report.
  • Defend a research programme to oral questions.

Module learning outcomes

At the end of this module successful students will be able to:

  • Understand the research process in fusion
  • Have a detailed knowledge and understanding of an aspect of fusion research
  • The skill to write a research report
  • The skill to defend a research programme to oral questions.

Assessment

Task Length % of module mark
Essay/coursework
Project
N/A 40
Graduate/Postgraduate Dissertation
Project
N/A 40
Oral presentation/seminar/exam
Project
N/A 20

Special assessment rules

None

Reassessment

Task Length % of module mark
Essay/coursework
Project
N/A 40
Graduate/Postgraduate Dissertation
Project
N/A 40
Oral presentation/seminar/exam
Project
N/A 20

Module feedback

Feedback on the project will be given by the project supervisor and during the viva voce examination

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