GYM4900 - Research paper in Geography and environmental science
12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Arts
Leader(s): Stephen Legg
A major research paper on a topic appropriate to geography and environmental science completed under the supervision of a staff member. This research paper will enable students to consolidate the theoretical knowledge and analytical skills acquired in their previous studies in a research context and to conduct independent research.
On successful completion of this unit students will have:
- gained skills in research project formulation and methodology important to geography and environmental science
- consolidated the knowledge and skills gained in their previous studies
- acquired the capacity to complete and report on a research project in a professional manner.
Research paper (9000 words ) : 100%
2 x 2 hour seminars for the first 2 weeks of semester and then as negotiated between student and supervisor