20 Credits SPRING


Pre-requisites: SMI203

SMI203


Aims/Description: This unit is focused on students preparing and presenting a body of work at a student conference. The aim of the unit is to develop students┐ ability to disseminate the findings of their L3 dissertation/independent project and, in collaboration with a group of their peers, students will also prepare a paper that will enable them to participate with a roundtable discussion on an aspect of methodology that is pertinent to their studies. The dissertation-based paper and the roundtable discussion will be given at a student conference, which is an annual event in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Staff Contact: Ruth Bartles
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Independent Study, 7hrs conference participation and attendance
Assessment: Assessment 1 50% Oral presentation of 2000 word paper designed to present findings of L3 project. Assessment 2 50% oral presentation of a collaborative paper providing a critical review of a particular methodological issue or approach.

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Methods Institute):

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