Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

Calendar: 2017 Undergraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
Department: Science, Medicine and Health

Subject Information
Subject Code SCIE403
Subject Name International Bachelor of Science Honours Project
Credit Points 36
Pre-Requisites Completion of SCIE102 and SCIE202
Co-Requisites None.
Restrictions Available only to students in International BSc(Hons)
Equivalence Not to count for credit with SCIE401
Assessment Seminar/Poster Presentation; Thesis
General Subject No.

Subject Description
Students will carry out a research project within one of the Faculty's three Schools under the supervision of one or more members of staff. The International BSc coordinator will assist students in identifying Honours supervisors and projects will be developed by the students and their supervisors. Students will write a major thesis based on their work that is examined by two independent examiners.

Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. describe research developments in their discipline area;
2. write coherent reports on their aims, methodology, results and conclusions;
3. discuss the broader implications of their research work; and
4. give clear seminars describing their work.