Module Identifier ES30530  
Academic Year 2001/2002  
Co-ordinator Dr Henry Lamb  
Semester Semester 2 (Taught over 2 semesters)  
Pre-Requisite Only available to Honours Environmental Science  
Assessment Dissertation   Marks awarded for initial design, content (double weighted) & presentation   100%  
  Supplementary examination   Resit examination involves resubmission of dissertation   100%  

Learning outcomes

On completion of this module students will be able to:-

Brief description

An independent piece of research involving the collection and analysis of primary data. Normally based on fieldwork undertaken during the summer vacation and Semester 1 of the third year.

Aims and objectives

To develop skills in basic research and written presentation of results. Emphasis is placed on initial design of investigations, quantitative and inferential analysis and all aspects of presentation, including argument and graphical support.