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HA5904: ART AND BUSINESS DISSERTATION (2018-2019)

Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07


Course Overview

To conclude the course you will produce a dissertation of 15,000 to 20,000 words on a topic agreed with co-supervisors in both History of Art and Business, or other relevant discipline.  In identifying the area of research, formulating the appropriate questions and writing your dissertation, you will have the opportunity to reflect and draw on the knowledge you have obtained during the year and to consult with your supervisors.  Working independently to a tight deadline, you will deliver a thesis accompanied by the correct academic apparatus.  Download Course Guide

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
  • Professor Jane Geddes

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

  • Any Postgraduate Programme (Studied)
  • Either Anthropology (AT) (Studied) or Master of Letters in Art and Business (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

Students will be expected to produce a dissertation of 15,000 to 20,000 words on a topic approved by co-supervisors in both History of Art and Business or other relevant discipline. Students will learn to marshal the knowledge they have obtained during the year, based on aspects of their previous taught courses. They will learn how to: identify an area of research and formulate appropriate questions; work independently to a tight time frame; deliver a coherent thesis accompanied by the correct academic apparatus.


In light of Covid-19 this information is indicative and may be subject to change.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

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In light of Covid-19 and the move to blended learning delivery the assessment information advertised for second half-session courses may be subject to change. All updates for second-half session courses will be actioned in advance of the second half-session teaching starting. Please check back regularly for updates.

Summative Assessments

100% continuous assessment: dissertation.

Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Feedback

None.

Course Learning Outcomes

None.

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