Module Information

Module Identifier
Module Title
Academic Year
Semester 2 (Taught over 2 semesters)
Mutually Exclusive
Mutually Exclusive
Other Staff

Course Delivery

Delivery Type Delivery length / details
Seminars / Tutorials 8 x 2 hour seminars over two semesters
Lecture 1 x 1 hour lecture/briefing during February/March


Assessment Type Assessment length / details Proportion
Semester Assessment Submission of dissertation  100%
Supplementary Assessment Resubmission of dissertation  100%
Semester Assessment

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module, students should be able to :

a) assess and evaluate information from a range of sources.
b) undertake a review of literature.
c) design and conduct appropriate research.
d) analyse and present results.
e) present valid discussion, conclusions and recommendations.

Brief description

The honours dissertation provides the opportunity for in-depth investigation of an appropriate topic and further develops independent study skills. The dissertation also provides an opportunity to specialise in a particular aspect of the discipline studied


This module is at CQFW Level 6