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AT5908: MUSEUM STUDIES DISSERTATION (2016-2017)

Last modified: 16 Nov 2016 18:02


Course Overview

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Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 60 credits (30 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Alison Brown

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

  • Any Postgraduate Programme (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This course builds on the skills and knowledge acquired in taught courses in the MLitt Museums Studies programme. In completing their dissertation, students will be expected to demonstrate that they can conduct advanced library research, prepare an extensive literature reviews situating their research question in its wider academic and professional context, and write and edit a large piece of work. In addition, they will be required to prepare abstracts and bibliographies and assess the ethical issues involved in original research. All students will receive staff supervision in identifying a suitable topic and in completing an original research project.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • Master of Letters in Museum Studies

Contact Teaching Time

Sorry, we don't have that information available.

Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

12,000 word dissertation (100%).

Formative Assessment

None.

Feedback

None.

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