Module Identifier RSM1360  
Academic Year 2003/2004  
Co-ordinator Dr Mina C G Davies-Morel  
Semester Semester 3 (Summer)  
Assessment TypeAssessment Length/DetailsProportion
Semester Assessment Dissertation: Dissertation (maximum length 20,000) to be assessed in accordance with University guidelines100%

Learning outcomes

On completion of this module students will be able to:


This module aims to provide the students with:

The opportunity for an in-depth investigation of an appropriate topic. It is intended that the skills and discipline to write a scholarly paper on a specified subject will be developed to an advanced level. The module will provide the opportunity to specialise in a particular aspect of the discipline.


The dissertation will either be literature search based or experimental in nature, investigating a subject of the student's choice and subject to a supervisor's approval. The normal guidelines/regulations on MSc Dissertation as outlined in the University Calendar will stand.

Reading Lists

Turabin, K L A Manual for Writer of Research Papers, Theses and Dissertations J L Spink, Heinman, London


This module is at CQFW Level 7