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TH908 - Major Project

  • Module code: TH908
  • Module name: Major Project
  • Department: School of Theatre & Performance Studies and Cultural & Media Policy Studies
  • Credit: 60

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

The Major Project is the final stage in the course after the completion of your taught modules. It offers you the opportunity to consolidate the interests and knowledge you have accumulated in an independent research project resulting in a 12,000 word dissertation.

Principal learning outcomes

Students will demonstrate a profound engagement with their chosen material or area of specialisation, and its treatment in the existing literature/policies/practices. They will present complex and structured arguments with an awareness of appropriate methodologies for their chosen material and evidence of interpreting a wide range of media and sources of information at a sophisticated level.

Timetabled teaching activities


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Other essential notes

Centre for Cultural Policy Studies module

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
60 CATS (Module code: TH908-60)
A (Assessed work only) Assessed Course Work 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

  • Postgraduate Taught Global Media and Communication (W4PG) - Year 2
  • Postgraduate Taught International Cultural Policy and Management (W4PM) - Year 2
  • Postgraduate Taught Arts, Enterprise and Development (W4PQ) - Year 2
Optional Core
  • Postgraduate Taught Creative and Media Enterprises (W4P4) - Year 2