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LA404 - Dissertation on Approved Joint Topic

  • Module code: LA404
  • Module name: Dissertation on Approved Joint Topic
  • Department: Law School
  • Credit: 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

The School has the power to approve a full-module dissertation.

Principal learning outcomes

The idea is to permit students individually to follow up a particular research interest, building on modules already taken or bridging the other final year modules, under the individual supervision of a member of staff.

Timetabled teaching activities

The supervisor shall be available to give the student the equivalent of five hours supervision.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/law/current/undergraduate/materials/la404

Other essential notes

This module is only available to 4th Year BA Law/Sociology students who have achieved 2(i) marks in all of their 3rd Year modules. Acceptance for this module will be confirmed after the Second Year Examination Board has met.

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
30 CATS (Module code: LA404-30)
A (Assessed work only) 12,000 word dissertation 100%
VA (Visiting students only) 100% assessed (part year) visiting 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core

N/A

Optional
  • Undergraduate Law and Sociology (ML33) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Law and Sociology (ML33) - Year 4
  • BA in Law and Sociology (Qualifying Degree) (ML34) - Year 3
  • BA in Law and Sociology (Qualifying Degree) (ML34) - Year 4
  • BA in Law and Sociology (Qualifying Degree) (with Intercalated year) (ML35) - Year 5