Manylion y cyrsiau
|Math o Ddysgu
|Manylion / Hyd Dysgu
|20 x Gweithdai 1 Awr
|Math o Assessiad
|Manylion / Hyd Assessiad
|Traethawd Hir 1 x 12000 word project Prosiect 12,000 o eiriau
|Traethawd Hir All failed elements of the assessments must be re-taken if the student's average mark falls below the required pass mark of 40%. In this case, failed chapters within the work may be resubmitted.
Wedi cwblhau'r modiwl dylai'r myfyrwyr:
Undertake independent study.
Plan and present an extended investigation: aims; literature review; methods; analysis.
Demonstrate skills which are associated with library-based study: effective use of bibliographic searches; an ability to choose relevant sources; a sound knowledge and understanding of sources; critical interpretation of sources; an ability to synthesise sources; an ability to present coherent argument.
Demonstrate research skills in a small-scale investigation: an appropriate method of data collection; an appropriate method of data analysis; an awareness of ethical and legal issues in data collection; to apply the results of the analysis to the aims of the dissertation.
This module provides students with an opportunity to investigate a topic of their own choice, in consultation with members of staff. It involves independent study under the guidance of a member of staff. It necessitates wide reading, leading to an extended essay. It requires library-based study and typically involves small-scale empirical investigation. Prior approval for joint honours students from the Director of Undergraduate Studies is needed before pre-registering and registering on this module.
7x1-hour workshops in groups of 10-12 students. These sessions will involve group work activities with the tutor circulating each group to give guidance and advice.
4x0.5 hours individual progress meetings with supervisor (tutorials).
|Math o Sgiliau
|Written communication throughout written assessments and oral communication with research participants
|Datblygu personol a chynllunio gyrfa
|Research into a sector of childhood /education and international development field. Research involves time management, self-responsibility and self-reflection. Undertaking a dissertation helps to prepare students for postgraduate study.
|This is an essential element in the process of critical assessment. Furthermore, students will encounter various problems when undertaking a small-scale project that will need to be overcome.
|Collating data often requires team work. Workshop sessions will involve team activities.
|Gwella dysgu a pherfformiad ei hun
|Feedback from the written assignment and personal reflection during tutorial meetings. Also, through independent planning, managing time and researching.
|Statistical reports will be considered and data to support arguments will be analysed.
|Sgiliau pwnc penodol
|Evaluation of theoretical concepts in the field of education and international development.
|Research is required for the main assessment as students are required to plan, undertake and write up a small-scale investigation
|Written assignments should be word-processed. Use of data-analysis software often used.
Mae'r modiwl hwn yn cydymffurfio a FfCChC Lefel 6