University of Nottingham: Animal Behaviour (Master of Research - MRes)
|Institution||University of Nottingham View institution profile|
|Department||School of Life Sciences|
|Telephone||+44 (0) 115 95 14749|
The course includes study of adaptive decision-making in animals in a range of contexts including: trade-offs between social and sexual behaviour, learning and other components of life history, such as immune function and disease resistance; associative and higher order learning in invertebrates; effects of genetic differences in social behaviour on population dynamics in nematodes; the evolution of insect pollinator systems.
1 course option
|Qualification||Master of Research - MRes|
|Level||RQF Level 7|
2.2 degree (or international equivalent) in a biological-related subject; professional experience may also be considered if applicants have a suitable level of relevant experiential learning. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (with no less than 6.0 in any element).
Assessment is based on a dissertation.
Dissertation; plus 40 credits in modules relevant to the study area.
|Location||Sutton Bonington Campus|
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