Open University

Open University

Developing Research Skills in Science (S825)

The course develops knowledge and understanding of techniques and skills applicable to postgraduate scientific study and research methodologies and critical awareness of literature.

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree in science or a science-related subject.

Assessment methods

2 tutor-marked assignments; 1 interactive computer-marked assignment; end-of-course assessment.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
Distance learning - 7 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance Learning

Key information

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0845 300 6090