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Syllabus 2019-20 - 76716001 - Master's Dissertation (Trabajo fin de Máster)

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DEGREE: Máster Univ. en Biotecnología y biomedicina (76716001)
FACULTY: Centre for Postgraduate Studies of the University of Jaen

DEGREE: Doble Máster en Biotecnología y Biomedicina y MFPES (Profesorado) (77916001)
FACULTY: Centre for Postgraduate Studies of the University of Jaen

ACADEMIC YEAR: 2019-20
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: Master's Dissertation
CODE: 76716001 (*) ACADEMIC YEAR: 2019-20
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 2
ECTS CREDITS: 15.0 YEAR: 1 SEMESTER: I
 
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: PERAGÓN SÁNCHEZ, JUAN
DEPARTMENT: U103 - BIOLOGÍA EXPERIMENTAL
FIELD OF STUDY: 060 - BIOQUÍMICA Y BIOLOGÍA MOLECULAR
OFFICE NO.: B3 - 356 E-MAIL: jperagon@ujaen.es P: 953212523
WEBSITE: www4.ujaen.es/~jperagon/
LANGUAGE: - LEVEL: 2
 
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

The student will made an individual Project End of Master in a research group of the University of Jaén, in one of the associates entitys or in one biotechnological or biomedical companies. This work will consist of an original research work or a project of activities in a biotechnological or biomedical company. The contents will be suitable to the research line or to the entity or company in which the work will be made. A written composition, resume of the work made, will be presented and defended in public session in front of an evaluation commision. If the work is made in one associate company, it will describe the work made by the student in this company, always related with the contents of the Master.

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

Methodology and activities *

Activity 1. Literature review. Attended hours: 1. Self-work hours: 49. Total hours: 50. ECTS Credits: 2. 

Activity 2: Experimental work. Attended hours: 18. Self-work hours: 157. Total hours: 175. ECTS credits: 7.0. 

Activity 3: Elaboration of written manuscript. Attended hours: 0. Self-work hours: 100. Total hours: 100. ECTS credits: 4. 

Activity 4: Public presentation. Attended hours: 1.0. Self-work hours: 49. Totals hours: 50. ECTS credits: 2. 

* The distribution of hours is approximate and can be changed to adapt to the specificity of the work.

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

Evaluation system

Aspect 1. Written manuscript. Criteria: 1) Presentation, 2) Clarity, 3) Scientific rigour, 4) Attainment of the different sections of the presentation. Instrument of evaluation: written manuscript **. Percentage: 40 %.

Aspect 2.  Oral presentation. Criteria: 1) Clarity, 2) Depht of knowledge obtained, 3) Scientific rigour. Instrument of evaluation: Oral presentation***. Percentage: 20%.

Aspect 3: Public defense. Criteria: 1) Quality, 2) depth, and 3) security in the answers. Instrument of evaluation: Answer to the comission´s requests. Percentage: 20%.

Aspect 4: Inform valuated by the Project End Master supervisor. Criteria: 1) Hability in the use of protocols, instruments, techniques and laboratory equipments, 2) Safety use, 3) Capacity of processing, treatment, preparation and discussion of the results, 4) Carry out schedule and work, 5) Hability for lab work organization, 6) Autonomy, 7) Integration capacity and equipe work, 8) Ethics in own work. Percentage: 20%.   

**  The student will made an original research work that would be presented as a written composition and would be defended in a public session in front of a evaluation comission. The written composition will be adjusted to the master regulation. 

***Each student will have a maximum time of 15 min to make the oral presentation. The maximum time for make the questions and discussion with the evaluation comission will be of 10 min.

The system of marks followed the stablished in the RD 1125/2003 of 5 of september.

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
  • Manuscripts published in scientific journals. Edition: -. Author: -
ADDITIONAL BOOKLIST:
  • Manuscripts published in scientific journals. Edition: -. Author: -