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IT907 - Dissertation

  • Module code: IT907
  • Module name: Dissertation
  • Department: Italian Studies
  • Credit: 60

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

Your work on the dissertation starts during the second term, when you will discuss the possible topic, have a supervisor assigned and begin your reading for it. Concentrated research and drafting, during which you will continue to be assisted by your supervisor, begins after the completion of the Term 2 assessments.

Principal learning outcomes

Specialist knowledge in the chosen research area. Detailed and practical understanding of research methodologies and advanced skills in the management and execution of an individual research project.

Timetabled teaching activities

Individual meetings or email consultations with supervisor every four weeks (approx.) from May to September, as mutually agreed.

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Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
60 CATS (Module code: IT907-60)
A (Assessed work only) Dissertation 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:



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