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BS121 - Biological Sciences/Microbiology/Virology Laboratories & Assessed Work

  • Module code: BS121
  • Module name: Biological Sciences/Microbiology/Virology Laboratories & Assessed Work
  • Department: School of Life Sciences
  • Credit: 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

To inform the students of basic skills in biological laboratories. Covering a range of basic techniques associated with a variety of different modules.

Principal learning outcomes

Students will be able to perform basic experiments and learn the techniques of both simple data analysis and presentation

Timetabled teaching activities

Weekly laboratories from week 3 in term 1 through to term week 24 in term 3.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/academicoffice/quality/courseregs/courseregs1011/undergrad/lifesciences/c526

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
30 CATS (Module code: BS121-30)
A (Assessed work only) 1500 word essay 5%
  3000 word essay 20%
  Individual Oral Presentation 5%
  Tutor Group Poster 10%
  Lab Reports 60%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core
  • Undergraduate Biological Sciences (C100) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Biological Sciences (MBio) (C1A1) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Biomedical Science (MBio) (C1A3) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Medical Microbiology and Virology (MBio) (C1A4) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Biological Sciences with Industrial Placement (MBio) (C1A5) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Biomedical Science with Industrial Placement (MBio) (C1A7) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Medical Microbiology and Virology with Industrial Placement (MBio) (C1A8) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Biomedical Science (C1B9) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Microbiology and Virology (C520) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Medical Microbiology and Virology (C526) - Year 1
Optional Core

N/A

Optional

N/A