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    A dissertation of between 15,000 and 20,000 words.

    About this paper

    Paper title Dissertation
    Subject Linguistics
    EFTS 0.5
    Points 60 points
    Teaching period Full Year (On campus)
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    Limited to
    BA(Hons), PGDipArts
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    Teaching staff
    Supervision to be arranged by Linguistics staff.

    Textbooks are not required for this paper.

    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation.
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    Learning Outcomes

    Students who successfully complete this paper will:

    • Demonstrate comprehension of core concepts related to the topic
    • Locate the topic within more general knowledge of the field of study
    • Use an appropriate methodology for investigating the topic
    • Collect original data
    • Demonstrate the ability to analyse data and draw appropriate conclusions
    • Report the results of the study in appropriate language and format


    Full Year

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
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