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ENGL6930: Dissertation Part 2

This is a capstone unit in the Master of English Studies. It comprises completion and submission of a 12000 word dissertation. Candidates must formulate a topic and seek permission for enrolment in the preceding unit, ENGL6929, from the Postgraduate Coordinator. Approval is subject to availability of appropriate supervision by an academic staff member.

Code ENGL6930
Academic unit English
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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ENGL6929
Corequisites:
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None
Prohibitions:
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ENGL6935

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. formulate and work on an appropriate research project through practising intellectual autonomy in researching a specialist area of literary studies
  • LO2. critically engage with and intervened in current debates in the discipline
  • LO3. demonstrate confidence and relevant disciplinary knowledge when engaging with the wider intellectual community
  • LO4. understand how to revise drafts and produce fluent and articulate arguments through supervision.