(LO1) Demonstrate a systematic acquisition and understanding of applicable techniques for research and advanced academic enquiry.
(LO2) Conceptualise, design and implement a project for the generation of new knowledge, applications or understanding at the forefront of professional practice, adjusting the project design in the light of unforeseen problems.
(LO3) Undertake pure and/or applied research at an advanced level, contributing substantially to the development of new techniques, ideas, or approaches and produce a concise written report to communicate with their peers and the larger scholarly community about their areas of expertise.
(S1) Information and communication technology
(S2) Working with others
(S3) Time management
(S4) Improving own learning and performance
(S6) Professional and Research skills are embedded throughout the programme using activities such as workshops, a weekly Journal Club and conferences. The Journal Club runs weekly and students are expected to present to the class in rotation.