MBiolSci Research Project (Cancer Molecular Pathology and Therapeutics)

Module code: BS4404

This module comprises of an independent laboratory research under the guidance of a project supervisor. You will be encouraged to perform background research and critically appraise relevant literature to form a hypotheses, and design and implement experiments/other data collection protocols. This module emphasises the importance of working effectively as part of a team to produce agreed outcomes, and to manage your time and resources when undertaking a research project.


  • 20 hours of seminars
  • 360 hours of supervised lab time
  • 220 hours of independent study


  • Poster presentation (5%)
  • Seminar presentation (5%)
  • Research performance (35%)
  • Dissertation (55%)