Co-requisites: POL3018

Aims/Description: This module has been developed to address objectives within the University and Department LTA Strategy relating to The Sheffield Graduate and the development of `skills, attributes and values┐ relevant to the workplace. This module has been developed as an expansion of the traditional dissertation and is broadly based on the CASE programme. It envisages the student will develop, research and write a dissertation that addresses a `real-world┐ issue in collaboration with an external organisation.

Restrictions on availability: Restricted to students studying Single or Dual Degrees in Politics.

Staff Contact: Sarah Moga
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Laboratory work, Independent Study,
Assessment: Course work

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Politics and International Relations):

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