Laboratory Techniques

Module code: GY2432

In this module you'll be taught a number of commonly used analytical methods, each of which will help you engage with concepts of scientific data analysis and reporting. The techniques and skills that you'll learn will help you improve your practical research skills and help you execute your dissertation.


  • 1 hour of lectures
  • 4 hours of seminars
  • 12 hours of practical classes and workshops
  • 2 hours of fieldwork
  • 1 hour of demonstration
  • 130 hours of guided independent study


  • Lab report 1 (20%)
  • Lab report 2 (40%)
  • Lab report 3 (50%)