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SO5911: DISSERTATION IN PEACE-CONFLICT AND PEACEBUILDING (2016-2017)

Last modified: 16 Nov 2016 18:03


Course Overview

Students in this course conduct independent research supervised by the coordinator into the topic of Post-Conflict Justice and Peacebuilding. The end goal of the course is to complete the dissertation in a timely fashion and to develop skills in research design, methodology, analysis, critical thinking and writing at a professional level. While the exact research question or methodologies utilized for the project are decided in consultation with the supervisor and must be within the field of post-conflict justice and peacebuilding, they will reflect the interests of the individual student.

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 Gearoid Millar

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?

  • SO5908 Dissertation in Transitional Justice and Reconciliation (Studied)

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

Students in this course conduct independent research supervised by the coordinator into the topic of Post-Conflict Justice and Peacebuilding. The end goal of the course is to complete the dissertation in a timely fashion and to develop skills in research design, methodology, analysis, critical thinking and writing at a professional level. While the exact research question or methodologies utilized for the project are decided in consultation with the supervisor and must be within the field of post-conflict justice and peacebuilding, they will reflect the interests of the individual student.

Further Information & Notes

• The capacity to formulate, design and undertake social science research • The capacity to work independently • To develop further students’ written communication skills • To develop further the intellectual skills for life-long learning

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • MSc Post-Conflict Justice & Peacebuilding

Contact Teaching Time

Sorry, we don't have that information available.

Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

One circa 12,000 word dissertation worth 100%

Formative Assessment

None.

Feedback

None.

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