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MBCHB2 Coursework MED2005

  • Academic Session: 2021-22
  • School: School of Medicine Dentistry and Nursing
  • Credits: 0
  • Level: Level 2 (SCQF level 8)
  • Typically Offered: Runs Throughout Semesters 1 and 2
  • Available to Visiting Students: No
  • Available to Erasmus Students: No

Short Description

Coursework

Timetable

Throughout the academic year.

Requirements of Entry

Completion of Year 1 MBChB or equivalent

Assessment

Coursework

Main Assessment In: April/May

Course Aims

Assess coursework: critical analysis of a scientific paper and Family Project essay

Intended Learning Outcomes of Course

The learning outcomes are specific to each task.

Minimum Requirement for Award of Credits

Students will receive a final overall grade A-G for Coursework at the end of the year. In order to achieve a grade D or above, students must complete each task to a satisfactory standard. Students will be required to resit any individual Block task which is unsatisfactory. A resit coursework grade will then be issued.

If all tasks are completed to a satisfactory standard then each task will be given equal weighting in the determination of the grade.