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Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07

Course Overview

The aim of the Partnership Project is to  enable students to produce an independent and original piece of work that demonstrates advanced specialist knowledge in an approved aspect of environmental partnership management.  Through the successful completion of the project students will have the opportunity to demonstrate their ability to identify, define and develop appropriate research questions and solutions. The Partnership Project will be an opportunity for  students to collect, evaluate, analyse and interpret qualitative and quantitative data to address specific research aims using a range of standard and specialised techniques of enquiry.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 60 credits (30 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
  • Dr Tavis Potts

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

  • Geography (GG) (Studied)
  • Any Postgraduate Programme (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?


What courses cannot be taken with this course?


Are there a limited number of places available?


Course Description

Content will be determined by the nature of the selected topic investigated for the project. The project may be conducted with a partner organisation (formal approval of a programme of work would be required in such cases).

Contact Teaching Time

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

Teaching Breakdown

More Information about Week Numbers

Details, including assessments, may be subject to change until 31 August 2023 for 1st half-session courses and 22 December 2023 for 2nd half-session courses.

Summative Assessments

individual presentation of preliminary research proposal (formative assessment only) 15% oral defence of formal research proposal (examined by 2 members of staff, with the option of bringing in feedback from a partner organisation) 85% examination of project (individually, by 2 members of academic staff, with the option of bringing in feedback from a partner organisation)

Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.



Course Learning Outcomes


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