- Module code: ET315
- Module name: Dissertation
- Department: Centre for Applied Linguistics
- Credit: 30
Module content and teaching
This dissertation provides students the opportunity to develop an independent research project with the support of a supervisor enabling them to explore an area of research related to intercultural interaction and/or linguistics.
Principal learning outcomes
By the end of the module, students should be able to: Demonstrate skills in research, critical analysis, argumentation, creative thinking, and academic writing; Analyse cross-linguistic features and contexts, and authentic cross-cultural and intercultural discourses using both quantitative and qualitative methods.
Timetabled teaching activities
Six two hour lectures over terms 1 and 2 and regular supervision meetings.
|Assessment group||Assessment name||Percentage|
|30 CATS (Module code: ET315-30)|
|A (Assessed work only)||8-10,000 word Dissertation||100%|
This module is available on the following courses:
- Undergraduate Linguistics with Portuguese (Q1R5) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Language, Culture and Communication (X3Q5) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Language, Culture and Communication (with Year Abroad) (X3Q6) - Year 4
- Undergraduate French Studies with Linguistics (R1Q2) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Modern Languages with Linguistics (R9Q2) - Year 4