School of English and Drama


Module code: ESH7000

Credits: 60.0
Semester: YEAR

Contact: Dr Alfred Hiatt
Overlap: None
Prerequisite: None

The dissertation offers students an opportunity to develop and demonstrate their research and writing skills while engaging with a topic suggested by their work on the core and option modules. It provides a preparation for doctoral research. The research topic must be feasible, academically sound, and related to the concerns of the programme. The dissertation must develop an appropriate research methodology and demonstrate an advanced understanding of historical and/or theoretical issues. It must also demonstrate an ability to analyse and present complex evidence and to shape and sustain a coherent, persuasive critical argument at masters level. It must observe appropriate stylistic and bibliographic conventions.

Connected course(s): UDF DATA
Assessment: 100.0% Dissertation
Level: 7