AAM4001 - Research project in archaeology and ancient history
12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Arts
Leader(s): Colin Hope
As part of the Masters Qualifying in Archaeology with a research component, students undertake a research project in the area of archaeology and ancient history on a topic decided in consultation with the course coordinator. Students will carry out their research and write a research paper under the supervision of a member of academic staff.
Upon successful completion of this unit students will be able to demonstrate:
- The ability to plan, implement and complete a research program under the supervision of academic staff.
- An awareness of the major methodological, theoretical and thematic issues raised by their project.
- An ability to present sound conclusions and interpretations based upon the critical analysis of a range of evidence.
- High-level skills in the written communication of research findings and relevant theoretical and conceptual conclusions.
Written work: 100% (9000 words)