Postgraduate Module Descriptor


SOCM904: Dissertation

This module descriptor refers to the 2022/3 academic year.

Module Content

Syllabus Plan

Number of student-led workshops on 'Dissertation research and writing.' 
At least four supervision meetings: one to initiate the dissertation followed by three meetings to give academic guidance including specific feedback on draft work

Learning and Teaching

This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:

Scheduled Learning and Teaching ActivitiesGuided independent studyPlacement / study abroad
65940

...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:

CategoryHours of study timeDescription
Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activities4One-to-one supervision
Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activities2dissertation workshop
Guided independent study594Independent study

Online Resources

This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).