Coursework and Examinations
Students will be required to complete and submit the following pieces of coursework:
- Report on Microbiology Laboratory
- Resistance Case (group project)
- Patient Profiles
- Research Protocol
- Intervention Diary
Each module has a 1 hour SAQ style examination associated with it.
Examinations for Modules 1, 2 and 3 will take place after Module 3.
Examinations for Modules 4, 5 and 6 will take place after Module 6.
MSc students will be required to complete and submit their research project/dissertation. Students must submit a final written dissertation and complete a viva voce examination.
Distribution of Marks
PG Cert and PG Dip
Coursework and Examination marks are weighted equally for the PG Cert and PG Dip. Each contributes 50% to the module mark and overall award mark.
Coursework: 30% of overall MSc mark
Examination: 30% of overall MSc mark
Dissertation: 40% of overall MSc mark (35% written dissertation, 5% viva voce)