- Module code: EC9B4
- Module name: MRes Dissertation
- Department: Economics
- Credit: 60
Module content and teaching
To provide students with the opportunity to demonstrate their ability to autonomously investigate and carry out novel research in their chosen area of economics, at PhD level.
Principal learning outcomes
The demonstration of advanced competence in: formulating a valid research question; conducting an empirical investigation; analysing and interpreting results; writing up findings to a standard suitable for publication; and presentation of these findings to an academic committee.
|Assessment group||Assessment name||Percentage|
|60 CATS (Module code: EC9B4-60)|
|A (Assessed work only)||20,000 word dissertation||100%|
This module is available on the following courses:
- in Economics (Master of Research) (L1PJ) - Year 2
- in Economics (Master of Research plus PhD) (L1PL) - Year 2