60 Credits GRADUATE YEAR


Pre-requisites: Honours Degree plus university teaching experience, EDU6910, EDU6920, EDU6930, EDU6940


Aims/Description: This dissertation is a chance to conduct a small-scale, independent research project, looking in more detail at an aspect of learning and teaching in higher education that is of interest and relevance to you. Supported both by individual supervision and group tutorials, you will design, conduct, and write up research, producing a dissertation between 10,000 and 15,000 words in length. You will be supported to share your research with relevant colleagues and stakeholders, through appropriate forms of dissemination. This keystone project will draw together the skills and knowledge you have developed throughout the whole MEd.

Staff Contact: HERRICK TIM
Teaching Methods: Independent Study
Assessment: Dissertation

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