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Research seminars in Bioscience BIO5004

 

Research seminars in Bioscience BIO5004

ECTS Credits 3
Level Graduate
Course type Elective.
Start semester Autumn 2020
Year of study 1st study year
Course location Bodø. Lectures are streamed.
Faculty Faculty of Biosciences and Aquaculture
Teaching language English
Application deadline  

Course description

Students are familiarized with a variety of current research topics in the biosciences by attending research seminars.

Costs

No tuition fees except semester registration fee and course literature.

Learning outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course the student:

 

Knowledge:

  • Get acquainted with and acquire knowledge about new research topics in biosciences.

Skills

  • Be capable to reflect on new research topics in biosciences.
  • Be able to interact with presenters of research seminars.
  • Be able to actively participate in debate sessions.

General competence:

  • Be able to exchange views and experiences with other researchers and students and communicate about scientific subjects.
  • Be capable of placing contemporary research in the biosciences and the professional role(s) played by researchers in a broader scientific context.

Prerequisities

Admission to the course follows the admission requirements of the Master programes at FBA.

Teaching activities and methods

Seminars.

Course evaluation

Midterm evaluation (dialogue meeting between lecturer and students). Written, web-based final evaluation.

Assessment and examinations

Compound evaluation (first instance 2020 autumn).
  • Compulsory participation, worth 0/100 of the grade (first instance 2020 autumn).
  • Assessment task - the Student must ask st least 6 questions relavant to each seminar, worth 0/100 of the grade (first instance 2020 autumn).
  • Written school examination - multiple choice test with questions related to seminars (autumn) , worth 0/100 of the grade (first instance 2020 autumn).
  • Written school examination - multiple choice test with questions related to seminars (spring) , worth 0/100 of the grade (first instance 2020 autumn).
  • Oral examination - short presentation, worth 100/100 of the grade (first instance 2020 autumn).

Course literature

The reading list can be found in Leganto

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