To register for this module you must have successfully completed at least one of the following modules: Concept to clinic (S827), Earth science: a systems approach (S808), Introduction to mental health science (S826), Molecules in medicine (S807), Space science (S818) or the discontinued modules S802, S804, S809, S811, S819, SD805, SD815, SEH806, SH804. These modules introduce many of the skills required to undertake this project module.
You will also need good computing skills (e.g. able to search the Web, use email and use word processing packages).
All teaching is in English and your proficiency in the English language should be adequate for the level of study you wish to take. We strongly recommend that students have achieved an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of at least 7. To assess your English language skills in relation to your proposed studies you can visit the IELTS website.
If you have any doubt about the suitability of the module, please speak to an adviser.
You may find reading the following book useful before and during your studies:
Divan, A., Communication skills for the Biosciences (2009), Oxford University Press, ISBN 978-0-19-922635-1.