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AR50477: Dissertation

[Page last updated: 15 October 2020]

Follow this link for further information on academic years Academic Year: 2020/1
Further information on owning departmentsOwning Department/School: Department of Architecture & Civil Engineering
Further information on credits Credits: 30      [equivalent to 60 CATS credits]
Further information on notional study hours Notional Study Hours: 600
Further information on unit levels Level: Masters UG & PG (FHEQ level 7)
Further information on teaching periods Period:
Dissertation period
Further information on unit assessment Assessment Summary: DS 100%
Further information on unit assessment Assessment Detail:
  • Dissertation (DS 100% - Qualifying Mark: 50)
Further information on supplementary assessment Supplementary Assessment:
Like-for-like reassessment (where allowed by programme regulations)
Further information on requisites Requisites:
Synopsis: Conduct fundamental or applied research into a topic relevant to your MSc course. This will be supervised by one of our academic experts in the field and supported by other staff as appropriate.
Intended Learning Outcomes: Conduct independent research into a topic relevant to your field of study

Critically evaluate the research approach and outcomes of your research

Effectively communicate the outcomes of your research.
Content: The dissertation should demonstrate originality, insight and critical analysis on a topic relating to your course.
Further information on programme availabilityProgramme availability:

AR50477 is a Designated Essential Unit on the following programmes:

Department of Architecture & Civil Engineering

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