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DR502X: SPECIAL SUBJECT (2020-2021)

Last modified: 24 Jun 2020 14:31


Course Overview

This course allows a student to do in-depth study in a specific area in Divinity or Religious Studies agreed upon with his or her supervisor and approved by the Head of School. It may be offered in conjunction with the student sitting in on level 4 lectures relating to the subject material. 

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 30 credits (15 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Tomas Bokedal

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

  • Any Postgraduate Programme (Studied)
  • Divinity And Religious Studies (DR) (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

  • DR5045 Special Subject (Studied)

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This course allows a student to do in-depth study in a specific area in Divnity or Religious Studies agreed upon with his or her supervisor and approved by the Head of School. It may be offered in conjunction with the student sitting in on level 4 lectures relating to the subject material.


Contact Teaching Time

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

Teaching Breakdown

More Information about Week Numbers


In light of Covid-19 and the move to blended learning delivery the assessment information advertised for courses may be subject to change. All updates for first-half session courses will be actioned no later than 1700 (GMT) on 18 September 2020. All updates for second half-session courses will be actioned in advance of second half-session teaching starting. Please check back regularly for updates.

Summative Assessments

Three options:

a) 6000-7000 words essay (80%) and 1000-2000 words book review or seminar presentation (20%)

b) 2x2500-3000 words essay (25% each) and an Online Open Book Exam with two questions (50%)

c) 2500-3000 words essay (40%) and an Online open Book Exam with three questions (60%)

 

RESIT INFORMATION

6000-7000 word essay (80%)

1000-2000 word book review or seminar presentation (20%)

Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome

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