- Module code: PX424
- Module name: Physics Group Project
- Department: Physics
- Credit: 15
Module content and teaching
This module is intended to provide experience of working as a member of a team, of taking responsibility for a component of a team activity and acting as chairperson and secretary, all of which can be important skills in future careers. The project will also provide the chance of studying in-depth some particular field of physics at the research level.
Principal learning outcomes
At the end of this module you will have developed skills in: working as a member of a group to assess a complex task and divide the work required between the members of the group; achieving competence in a specialised topic (outside the lecture modules) by reading relevant background and research material; discussing the relationship of the results of your investigations with those of your group colleagues; expressing your results in a written form, which integrates with the contribution of your colleagues, to give a unified report; giving a formal presentation of your work to the other members of your group.
Timetabled teaching activities
|Assessment group||Assessment name||Percentage|
|15 CATS (Module code: PX424-15)|
|A (Assessed work only)||Assessed work as specified by department||100%|
This module is available on the following courses:
- Undergraduate Physics (BSc MPhys) (F304) - Year 3