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PS4509: LIBRARY-BASED THESIS PROJECT (2014-2015)

Last modified: 11 Jun 2014 10:54


Course Overview

This course constitutes final year thesis for any joint honours Behavioural Studies degree.  The project within the Behavioural Studies programme is a Library based one. Students perform a literature search focused on a topic or question agreed with their supervisor. Students produce under supervision a literature review in answer to a research question. For joint honours students the thesis itself begins in January and the final draft of the thesis is handed in for assessment at the end of the second term.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 4
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Paul Bishop

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Programme Level 4

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This course will impart and develop the skills and knowledge required to understand psychological research.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • MA Anthropology-Behavioural Studies
  • MA Behavioural Studies - Philosophy
  • MA Behavioural Studies-Management Studies
  • MA Behavioural Studies-Sociology

Contact Teaching Time

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Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

1st Attempt: Submission of an honours thesis. Resit: Resubmission of Thesis.

Formative Assessment

Students receive formative feedback from their supervisor for the duration of the project.

Feedback

Feedback is provided to students from the supervisor.

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