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The dissertation presents students with the opportunity to apply their knowledge and research skills of Economics to an individual piece of research, focusing on a topic which has been chosen by the student and approved by the Dissertation coordinator and Dissertation supervisor. Over the course of the Dissertation, with guidance from the supervisor, the student will study a particular topic, conduct a literature review of relevant material, select appropriate theoretical and/or empirical methods to address the topic and write a final analysis in the form of the Dissertation of up to 10,000 words.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
There are no explicit rules regarding the subject matter of the dissertation but the topic must be approved by the Course Co-ordinator.
This course may only be taken by out-of-sync students who are in the final sub-session of their study, and only with the express permission of the Head of Economics, or nominated Deputy.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
Dissertation of maximum 10,000 words (100%).
Discussion between supervisors and students .