(LO1) Plan a piece of original scientific research;
(LO2) Design and perform a coherent set of investigations to test a hypothesis;
(LO3) Present work in the form of an oral presentation to a scientific audience and at an oral examination;
(LO4) Write final report in the form of a manuscript that would be suitable for submission as a scientific publication.
(S1) Research management: developing a research strategy, project planning and delivery, risk management, formulating questions, selecting literature, using primary / secondary / diverse sources, collecting and using data, applying research methods, applying ethics.
(S2) Self-management: readiness to accept responsibility (that is, leadership), flexibility, resilience, self-starting, initiative, integrity, willingness to take risks, appropriate assertiveness, time management, readiness to improve own performance based on feedback / reflective learning;
(S3) Team (group) working: respecting others, co-operating, negotiating / persuading, awareness of interdependence with others.