Master thesis

  • Teaching

    Details

    Faculty Faculty of Science and Medicine
    Domain Biology
    Code BL.5000
    Languages English
    Type of lesson Master work
    Level Master
    Semester SP-2020

    Schedules and rooms

    Struct. of the schedule One year full time.

    Teaching

    Responsibles
    Description The student familiarizes herself/himself with modern techniques and carries out a research project under the guidance of a group leader.
    This work requires the establishment of a research strategy and of precise protocols, the execution of the experiments, establishing a clear lab journal and data analysis. The results will be written in the form of a scientific article.
    Training objectives The student will carry out an original project in basic research under the guidance of a group leader. The goal is to immerse the student into the laboratory and provide her/him with an accurate perception of the functioning of basic research in all its aspects, including experimental design, methods/techniques and laboratory practice, data acquisition, analysis/interpretation, discussion/presentation and publication of results.

    The Master thesis will be written in form of a scientific article and presented as a seminar to the members of the Department of biology.


    Learning objectives

    You will practice basic research in biological science and acquire skills in :

    a) experimental design
    b) laboratory practice, techniques and methodologies
    c) analysis, interpretation, discussion, and presentation of results
    d) writing/publishing scientific research.

    Comments

    The Master work is a one year training course in a laborator. Eight weeks vacation per year, including the preparation of exams. Timetable : In the laboratory of a research group

    Softskills
    No
    Off field
    No
    BeNeFri
    Yes
    Mobility
    Yes
    UniPop
    No
  • Assessments methods

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  • Assignment
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