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Course Overview

If you want to carry out in-depth research on a single topic within the field of TESOL, this is the course for you. You will be given regular support and supervision from experts in their fields on how your research should be carried out.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 60 credits (30 ECTS credits)
Campus Old Aberdeen Sustained Study No
  • Dr Agni Connor

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Course Description

This course provides an opportunity to carry out research on any topic concerned with TESOL, in discussion with a supervisor. Students will receive regular support and supervision sessions as they carry out their research and writing.

Contact Teaching Time

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

Teaching Breakdown

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Summative Assessments

Dissertation: 15,000 words (100%)

Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.


​Summative feedback will be given through comments provided by the examiners in relation to the completed dissertation.

Formative feedback will also be provided through discussion between supervisor and student throughout the process.

Course Learning Outcomes


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