Not available in 2013
Previously offered in 2006, 2005, 2004
This course has an aim of providing students with an opportunity to develop a course of study in a topic of their own choosing.
|Objectives||Following consultation with an appointed supervisor, students will be able to select a specialised topic of interest and conduct an agreed program of study.|
|Content||Candidates will work on an individual basis with a designated supervisor in an area of their own interest. In conjunction with the supervisor, candidates will select a topic area and develop a program of study based upon an analysis and synthesis of the literature or other data sources.
The program of reading should address:-
? Rationale for selecting the topic of interest.
? Research question/aim of the reading program.
? Presentation and synthesis of reading findings.
? Conclusions/implications of the information read.
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : Paper Based
|Teaching Methods||Email Discussion Group
Self Directed Learning
|Contact Hours||Email Discussion Group: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Self Directed Learning: for 6 hour(s) per Week for Full Term