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Dale projects allow you to design your own research and most importantly changes your way of thinking to create a sampling protocol to actually answer the scientific question you are asking. A valuable skill throughout your scientific career. In addition, your results can be significant for the wider scientific community.

What this opportunity offers you

• Responsibility in creating your own aims and objectives
• Form your own questions and answer them scientifically
• Get to know statistical applications to practical sampling procedure
• Get practical with your learning and apply your knowledge
• Make and answer your own hypotheses
• Spent days exploring the intertidal properties from your lectures
• Learn intense time management skills to best exploit the time available for sampling- a key skill in science

The skills you will gain that will impress employers:
  • Communication skills
  • Creativity skills
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Information literacy skills
  • Intellectual and subject knowledge skills
  • IT and digital literacies
  • Numeracy skills
  • Problem solving and analytical skills
  • Project management skills
  • Research skills
  • Self-management and personal effectiveness skills
  • Team working skills

Find out more about what these skills mean.

Available to:
All Marine Biology students