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Assessment and Contact Hours

Workload and Assessment

Formative Assessment
Students will be required to submit two non-assssed essays of 2,000 words each in term I and term II.

Summative Assessment
  • 2-hour, two question exam paper (50%)
  • 4500 word essay (50%)

General information about assessed work including deadline dates and submission information can be found on the department Assessment & Submission webpages (please refer to the Modern Option deadline).

The exam will take place during summer term on a date that will be scheduled closer to the time.

Contact Hours

Student contact hours for this second-year option module will be comprised as follows:
Module duration:
Twenty-two weeks (including two reading weeks)
Twenty one-hour
Twenty one-hour
Three hours for long essay preparation, one hour for feedback
Fourty-four hours


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