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DR4044: DISSERTATION (2017-2018)

Last modified: 15 Sep 2017 15:24


Course Overview

This course involves the writing of a dissertation in one of the sub-disciplines in Divinity and Religious Studies. Independent Research work is done under the supervision of a member of staff. The dissertation is an extended essay, of no more than 10,000 words inclusive of bibliography and references.  Download Course Guide

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 4
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 30 credits (15 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Michael Mawson

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Programme Level 4

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

  • Either Divinity And Religious Studies (DR) (Studied) or Religious Studies (RS) (Studied)
  • Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This course involves the writing of a 10,000 word dissertation in one of the sub-disciplines in Divinity and Religious Studies. Independent Research work is done under the supervision of a member of staff.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • Bachelor Of Theology (With Honours) Distance Learning
  • Bachelor of Divinity (with Honours)
  • Bachelor of Theology (with Honours)
  • MA Anthropology-Religious Studies
  • MA Celtic and Anglo-Saxon Studies - Divinity
  • MA Celtic and Anglo-Saxon Studies - Religious
  • MA Divinity
  • MA Divinity - Philosophy
  • MA Divinity-English
  • MA Divinity-French
  • MA Divinity-French (Mode B)
  • MA Divinity-Gaelic Studies
  • MA Divinity-German
  • MA Divinity-German (Mode B)
  • MA Divinity-Hispanic Studies
  • MA Divinity-Hispanic Studies (Mode B)
  • MA Divinity-History
  • MA Divinity-History of Art
  • MA Divinity-International Relations
  • MA Divinity-Language & Linguistics
  • MA Divinity-Politics
  • MA Divinity-Sociology
  • MA English-Religious Studies
  • MA French-Religious Studies
  • MA French-Religious Studies(Mode B)
  • MA Gaelic Studies-Religious Studies
  • MA German-Religious Studies
  • MA German-Religious Studies(Mode B)
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Religious Studies
  • MA Hispanic Studies-Religious Studies(Mode B)
  • MA History of Art-Religious Studies
  • MA History-Religious Studies
  • MA International Relations-Religious Studies
  • MA Philosophy-Religious Studies
  • MA Politics-Religious Studies
  • MA Religious Studies
  • MA Religious Studies-Sociology
  • Ma Spanish & Latin American Studies-Theology & Religious St
  • Master Of Arts In Anthropology-Theology & Religious Studies
  • Master Of Arts In Celtic & Anglo-Saxon Studies-Theology & Rs
  • Master Of Arts In English - Theology And Religious Studies
  • Master Of Arts In French (B)-Theology And Religious Studies
  • Master Of Arts In French (Mode A)-Theology & Religious Stud
  • Master Of Arts In Gaelic Studies-Theology & Religious Studs
  • Master Of Arts In German (Mode A)-Theology & Religious Stud
  • Master Of Arts In Hispanic Studies-Theology & Religious St
  • Master Of Arts In History - Theology And Religious Studies
  • Master Of Arts In History Of Art - Theology & Religious Stud
  • Master Of Arts In Intern'L Relations-Theology & Religious St
  • Master Of Arts In Philosophy - Theology & Religious Studies
  • Master Of Arts In Politics - Theology And Religious Studies
  • Master Of Arts In Sociology - Theology And Relgious Studies
  • Master Of Arts In Theology And Religious Studies
  • Master Of Arts Language & Linguistics-Theology & Religious S
  • Non-Graduating Student in Divinity Iss

Contact Teaching Time

4 hours

This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.

Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

1st Attempt: One 10,000 word dissertation (100%).

Resit: Usually, no resit is permitted at level 4.

Formative Assessment

Students will receive feedback, comments, and advice from their supervisor.

Feedback

The students will obtain prompt and detailed written feedback on the dissertation they submit for assessment.

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