Laboratory Skills

Module code: FS0023

The laboratory skills module is designed to give you hands-on experience in a laboratory environment using a range of equipment. You will complete a number of practical sessions over the course of the year, with each one having some link to the theory covered in the science modules. In addition to the laboratory practicals there will be specific sessions which will focus on graphing techniques and data analysis.


  • 2 hours of practical classes and workshops
  • 36 hours of supervised time in lab/studio/workshop
  • 112 hours of guided independent study


  • Coursework (100%)