Postgraduate Module Descriptor
SOCM013: Independent Study in Sociology and Philosophy
This module descriptor refers to the 2016/7 academic year.
|Term(s) and duration|
This module ran during term 2 (11 weeks)
Dr Adam Toon (Lecturer)
|Available via distance learning|
This module is designed for MA programmes in Sociology and Philosophy, but it may be open to those on other MA programmes. It allows you to work closely with a supervising member of staff on a topic, text, or thinker appropriate to your MA programme. You will be responsible for approaching an appropriate staff member and obtaining agreement for supervision. You will then designs, in close consultation with the supervisor, a programme of research and a schedule of tuition that culminates in a long essay that functions as an in-depth literature review.