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BS914 - Biological Systems

  • Module code: BS914
  • Module name: Biological Systems
  • Department: School of Life Sciences
  • Credit: 10, 12

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

This course is aimed at students entering with either a biological or theoretical background. It aims to develop understanding of the nature and complexity of biological systems and to introduce theoretical and experimental approaches used for their analysis. It combines formal lectures with presentations of recent Systems Biology papers and workshops to guide students in writing a Systems Biology grant proposal.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/sbdtc/msc/bs914/

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
10 CATS (Module code: BS914-10)
C (Assessed/examined work) Assessed Course Work 20%
Assessed Course Work 30%
locally Adminstered Exam 50%
Assessed Course Work 100%
12 CATS (Module code: BS914-12)
C (Assessed/examined work) Assessed Course Work 20%
Assessed Course Work 30%
locally Adminstered Exam 50%
Assessed Course Work 50%
locally Adminstered Exam 50%
Assessed Course Work 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core
  • Postgraduate Taught Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research (B91Z) - Year 1
Optional
  • Postgraduate Taught Scientific Research and Communication (F1PE) - Year 2