Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07
The dissertation course for honours Gaelic students is student-led. Students decide in consultation with academic staff what topic they would like to research and write about for their final dissertation. Students can chose any topic from the broad field that is Gaelic studies, including topics related to: Gaelic literature (a writer or a theme), Gaelic sociolinguistics, language planning, Gaelic cultural practices, etc.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
Approximately 3 one-hour tutorials (arranged by the student) which will provide students with guidance on selecting a suitable academic topic and developing a methodology for tackling chosen topic.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: Dissertation 7000-8000 words (100%)
Formative feedback takes place in the discussions between the dissertation supervisor and the student
Feedback is provided in writing after the dissertation is completed. During the course, students interact with a member of staff on a supervisory basis.