GENE: Genetics

The Human Genetics: Core Skills Module offers you an opportunity to discuss contemporary topics related to human genetics including social and ethical aspect of genomics research. Through learning activities you will develop further your transferable skills such as reading and analysing research papers, gathering and synthesing information and science communication skills that will be useful for other modules and essential for your future career. In addition, at the start of this course you be offered lectures on human genetics that should help you to refresh your knowledge of basic principles and concepts. A mock interview workshop will help you to perfect your CV and the cover letter writing skills and your interview techniques. On this module you will be also offered tutorials on Introduction to R programming.