Professional and Researh Skills (15 credits)
This module provides a generic professional and research skills base to build upon during your studies. Study is divided into a number of complementary elements that can be combined individually, including, "Technical Writing Skills", "Presenting Your Research", "Research Data Management", "Outreach and Impact Activities", "Demonstrator and teacher training", and "How to manage your supervisor".
The lectures are complemented by examples and opportunities to practice, in which techniques are highlighted to enhance competency in the areas being studied. Coursework is used to provide formative and summative assessment, and presentations and summative peer feedback is used to develop application skills
This module includes preparation for the industry summer project via a series of real-world case studies presented by industrial partners. See our blog for some of the past seminars given.
The full module specification is available here.