Courses Catalogue

Research: Data Collection And Report Writing

COURSE CODE: PHY 3206
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 5
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Physiology (Bachelor)
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: Faculty of Biomedical Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

COURSE CONTENT

 

1.   Data collection and processing

 

1.1 research design

 

1.2 data collection

 

1.3 data processing


1.4 seminar presentation of the findings

 

2.   report writing

 

2.1 title page

 

2.2 preliminaries

 

2.3 text

 

2.3.1    Chapter one: general introduction

 

2.3.2    Chapter two: literature review

 

2.3.3    Chapter three: methodology

 

2.3.4    Chapter four: presentation/analysis/discussion/interpretation

 

2.3.5    Chapter five: summary/conclusions/recommendations

 

2.4 References

 

2.5 Appendices

 

TEACHING AND LEARNING METHODS

 

A number of methods will be used to deliver the materials to the students, these include: - a.   Discussions – Guided reading with the Supervisor.

b.   Computer internet aided learning Reviews of new information regarding the areas of pharmacology research under consideration.

TEACHING AND LEARNING MATERIALS FOR THE COURSE

 

a.   Old and current Physiological reviews b.   Internet services

c.   Online journals

 

d.   Laboratory equipment and reagents