SPN3930 - Individual Option
6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL
Undergraduate Faculty of Arts
Leader(s): Dr Marisa Cordella
This unit enables students, under special circumstances and with permission from the head of Hispanic Studies, to undertake a program of supervised reading, linguistic fieldwork or an approved study abroad program. The written work for individual options at third-year level will have to be completed in Spanish and will include a comprehensive bibliography of the area being investigated and a final essay of 3500 words.
Upon successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
- Carry out a research project with some guidance of a lecturer.
- Identify in their readings the information that it is relevant to their research topic and provide critical views.
- Write an academic essay including every section of it (e.g. introduction, literature review, analysis, bibliography etc.) and presenting new ideas and thoughts.
Written work: 100%
2 hours (2 x 1 hour lectures) per week