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Programme and Module Handbook

Postgraduate Programme and Module Handbook 2007-2008 (archived)

Module MUSI51260: Dissertation (Double)

Department: Music

MUSI51260: Dissertation (Double)

Type Open Level 4 Credits 60 Availability Available in 2007/08 Module Cap


  • None


  • None

Excluded Combination of Modules

  • None


  • To provide an opportunity for detailed and independent study of a subject of special interest to the study at an advanced level, both as a possible foundation for further research at doctoral level and also as a major component of the chosen field at MA level.


Learning Outcomes

Subject-specific Knowledge:
Subject-specific Skills:
Key Skills:

Modes of Teaching, Learning and Assessment and how these contribute to the learning outcomes of the module

Teaching Methods and Learning Hours

Activity Number Frequency Duration Total/Hours
Tutorials as required
Seminars 7 as required 1 hour 7
Preparation and Reading
Total 600

Summative Assessment

Component: Dissertation Component Weighting: 100%
Element Length / duration Element Weighting Resit Opportunity
Dissertation 10,000 words 100%

Formative Assessment:

Attendance at all activities marked with this symbol will be monitored. Students who fail to attend these activities, or to complete the summative or formative assessment specified above, will be subject to the procedures defined in the University's General Regulation V, and may be required to leave the University