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GG5905: CASE STUDY/DISSERTATION (2016-2017)

Last modified: 16 Nov 2016 17:52


Course Overview

The dissertation provides students with the opportunity to select, design, conduct and report a detailed investigation of a topic pertaining to rural land management and which is studied in depth over the summer following best practice research methodology. The aim is to demonstrate an in-depth understanding of a particular rural topic, including the academic background, relevant policy and the roles played by various actors and agencies. The research is conducted in an academically robust and ethically sensitive manner.

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
  • Mr John Carnie

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

  • Either Geography (GG) (Studied) or Master of Land Economy in Rural Surveying & Rural Property Mgmt (Studied)
  • Any Postgraduate Programme (Studied)

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 aim of the dissertation/case study is to provide students with the opportunity to select, design, conduct and report a detailed investigation of a rural topic of their own choice following research methods best practice.

Further Information & Notes

none

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • Master of Land Economy in Rural Surveying & Rural Property Mgmt

Contact Teaching Time

Sorry, we don't have that information available.

Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

Dissertation/Case study 100%

Formative Assessment

None.

Feedback

None.

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