CHEM3392 Chemistry Research Part 2

12 points
(see Timetable)
Semester 1UWA (Perth)Face to face
The students will design and complete a research project in the Laboratory of a member of staff in the School of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Students are able to (1) develop skills in conducting research and (2) reporting of research.
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) a research proposal; (2) final report of the reseach undertaken; and (3) seminar presentation. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit except in the case of a bachelor's pass degree student who has obtained a mark of 45 to 49 overall and is currently enrolled in this unit, and it is the only remaining unit that the student must pass in order to complete their course.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Professor George Koutsantonis
Unit rules
for non award students and with the permission of the unit coordinator
Contact hours
Regular meetings with supervisors and time in the laboratory to be agreed with the supervisor.
If you are interested in completing this unit while you are studying at UWA, contact the unit coordinator prior to arriving on campus. Once you have received confirmation that you have been assigned a project, contact your allocated advising office for enrolment.
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