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This course is open to visiting students who have to finish their end-of-studies thesis at their home universities, and wish to develop this within the framework of this course. There is no formal scheduled teaching, but after an initial meeting to discuss individual topics, students will get some support and supervision in the area of their chosen research topic.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
Detailed research on an historical topic agreed by the School and the home university.
Students are not permitted to register for this course after the end of week 2 of teaching.
Admission subject to approval by the Head of School. This course will be available at the discretion of the Department of History.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: Continuous assessment; summative assessment (100%): first attempt submission of about 4,000-5,000 words on the chosen research topic, normally in the form of a critical survey of primary sources and secondary material, and a discussion of methodology.
Informal feedback, in particular on general expectations at this level for undertaking research, at beginning of course; informative feedback on individual performance during meetings at occasion of progress discussion.
Written feedback, individually discussed, on final submission.