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SP4502: DISSERTATION IN HISPANIC STUDIES (2014-2015)

Last modified: 26 May 2014 11:05


Course Overview

The dissertation is a piece of extended independent research (8,000-10,000 words long), structured as a critical evaluation, analysis or argument, about a topic germane to Hispanic Studies. The topic is chosen by the student, in conjunction with the dissertation coordinator and an individual Departmental supervisor. It is a chance for students to carry out in-depth study in Hispanic Studies outside the course programme and to acquire and develop valuable research skills.

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 Jesse Barker

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.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

The dissertation is a piece of extended independent research (8,000-10,000 words long), structured as a critical evaluation, analysis or argument, about a topic germane to Hispanic Studies. The topic is chosen by the student, in conjunction with the dissertation coordinator and an individual Departmental supervisor. It is a chance for students to carry out in-depth study in Hispanic Studies outside the course programme and to acquire and develop valuable research skills.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • MA Accountancy-Hispanic Studies
  • MA Anthropology-Hispanic Studies
  • MA Anthropology-Hispanic Studies (Mode B)
  • MA Celtic and Anglo-Saxon Studies - Hispanic
  • MA Celtic and Anglo-Saxon Studies - Hispanicb
  • MA Divinity-Hispanic Studies
  • MA Economics-Hispanic Studies
  • MA Economics-Hispanic Studies (Mode B)
  • MA English-Hispanic Studies
  • MA English-Hispanic Studies(Mode B)
  • MA Film & Visual Culture-Hispanic St (Mode B)
  • MA Film & Visual Culture-Hispanic Studies
  • MA Finance-Hispanic Studies
  • MA Finance-Hispanic Studies (Mode B)
  • MA French-Hispanic Studies
  • MA Gaelic Studies-Hispanic Studies
  • MA Geography-Hispanic Studies
  • MA German-Hispanic Studies
  • MA Hispanic Studies (Latin America)
  • MA Hispanic Studies (Latin America) (Mode B)
  • MA Hispanic Studies (Spain)
  • MA Hispanic Studies (Spain) (Mode B)
  • MA Hispanic Studies with Music Studies
  • MA Hispanic Studies with Music Studies (Md B)
  • MA Hispanic Studies-History
  • MA Hispanic Studies-History (Mode B)
  • MA Hispanic Studies-History of Art
  • MA Hispanic Studies-History of Art(Mode B)
  • MA Hispanic Studies-International Relations
  • MA Hispanic Studies-International Relations B
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Lang & Ling B (Mode B)
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Language & Linguistics
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Legal Studies
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Legal Studies (Mode B)
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Management Studies
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Management Studies(Mde B)
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Mathematics
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Philosophy
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Philosophy(Mode B)
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Politics
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Politics(Mode B)
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Religious Studies
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Religious Studies(Mode B)
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Sociology
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Sociology(Mode B)
  • MA Hispanic-Literature in a World Context (A)
  • MA Hispanic-Literature in a World Context (B)

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Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

1st Attempt: An extended piece of independent research between 8,000 and 10,000 words.

Formative Assessment

Feedback on draft material - in individual tutorials.

Feedback

None.

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