|Short Description:||Research Practice and Ethics|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences|
|School or Department :||School of Sciences|
|Student contribution band :||Band 2|
|ASCED code :||019999 - Natural and Physical Sciences|
|Grading basis :||Pass/Not Pass|
Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BSCH or BHSH or BHEH
The modular structure of the course is designed to allow the student to develop skills in particular aspects of scientific communication. Topics include: computer based information retrieval, experimental design and analysis, verbal and written scientific communication skills, the interaction between science and society with an emphasis on the philosophy of science, and the role of ethics and academic integrity in research.