By the end of the module students will have the following knowledge and skills:
detailed knowledge of a specific interest ;
in-depth subject knowledge required for their topic;
a high level of critical and theoretical awareness;
methodology skills and self-reflexive thinking;
the ability to undertake independent research, analysis, critical thinking, writing and guided self-study
the ability to manage time effectively.
For the Dissertation, the module will also provide students with:
research methodology skills specific to their own topic;
the ability to undertake independent scholarly research.
For the Creative Writing Submission, the module will also provide students with:
the ability to engage critically with the practices, processes and craft of creative writing;
the ability to demonstrate such engagement through critical and creative output.
(For joint honours students undertaking the Project the learning outcomes are the same as for the dissertation)