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The dissertation is on a topic in philosophy. The specific topic will be chosen by the student with the approval of the supervisor. The choice of topics is restricted insofar as it must fall within the teaching competence of the supervisor. Download course guide.
|Session||Both Sessions||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
In this course you will independently research and write a dissertation of 10,000 words on a topic of your choice in Philosophy. You will be assigned a supervisor who will provide some guidance during this process. The choice of topics is restricted insofar as it must fall within the teaching competence of your supervisor.
This course is compulsory for all Single Honours Philosophy Students. Joint Honours students must choose to do a dissertation in one of their disciplines. Students are not permitted to register for this course after the end of week 2 of teaching in the first half session.
This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.
1st Attempt: Dissertation, 10,000 words (100%).
Resit: No resit.
Discussions with supervisor and, to discretion of supervisor, written comments on submitted work (excluding the dissertation itself).
Face to face during appointments or as written comments.