What you staring at?
Posted by maryam in Biological Sciences on March 26, 2014
I gave an assessed presentation yesterday to a group of students and two lecturers on my lab work which I have been doing for my dissertation. I had not practiced as much as I would but still found that I was not as nervous as I thought I would be when standing in front of […]
Posted in Dissertation, Stress
Moving up the literary ladder
Posted by maryam in Biological Sciences on February 17, 2014
I am currently making my way through a large pile of journal articles for my dissertation and for multiple essays and critical reviews I have to hand in soon as assignments. It was when reading through one such article on inflammatory mediators in diseases such as atherosclerosis and hypertension that it suddenly hit me as […]
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How is an industrial placement year marked?
Posted by maryam in Biological Sciences on September 11, 2013
Depending on which university you go to and which course you study, taking a year out after your penultimate year to work in industry will be graded differently. At the University of Leicester and specifically for the Biological Sciences department (which includes Medical Physiology, Medical Biochemistry etc), taking a year out to work on a […]
Posted in Dissertation, Internship, Lab, Placement, Reseach, Year In Industry
Posted by Chris in Biological Sciences on May 29, 2013
Woooohoooooohoooooooooo!!! As you can all tell from my exciting title to the blog, my exams have finished! I only had 2, but am so glad they’re over, and by saying that one of them was pretty poor and the other pretty excellent, I’m sure it all cancels out well and good. Soooo, now I get […]
Posted in Dissertation, Erasmus, Exams