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Module
Title: Dissertation
Code: 320PAI999   0809

 

Core Information

Min Students

1

Managed By

Unknown

Max Students

150

CATS Points

60

Taught By

Unknown

UG/PG

Postgraduate

JACS Subject

L200 - Politics

Course Level

9

Taught/Research

Taught

Course Contents

The research and writing of a 15,000-word dissertation on any chosen aspect of Politics or International Studies.

 

Descriptive Information

Compulsory Elements

one dissertation

Learning Outcomes

To encourage students to engage in independent and original research.

Skills

Students are allocated an individual supervisor, with whom they work closely throughout the research, drafting and writing of their dissertation. The skills required for ongoing research, organisation of a thesis and professional writing and presentation of a dissertation are all acquired, and monitored, through liaison with the supervisor.

 

Teaching Methods

Non Contact Teaching Methods

Teaching Type

Number of Elements

Dissertation

1

 

Assessment

Exam Session

Semester 2 Exams [15/05/2009 - 31/05/2009]

Profile 1

Element Type

Weight(%)

Duration

Dissertation

100

 

Links

Pre-requisites

None

Co-requisites

None

Supplementary Notes

None