Postgraduate Course: Dissertation: MSc Global Health and Anthropology (SPS) (PGSP11263)
|School of Social and Political Science
|College of Humanities and Social Science
|Not available to visiting students
|Credit level (Normal year taken)
|SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
|Home subject area
|Other subject area
|Taught in Gaelic?
|All students will undertake a 15,000 word dissertation on a related topic to be submitted by a date specified in the University Regulations.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
- To test the ability of students to undertake a sustained piece of supervised but independent work within the field of global health and anthropology which displays the research skills, training and knowledge acquired in the previous coursework.
- to test the ability of students to demonstrate an ability to engage critically and analytically with the literature in the field of their specialist interest.
- to develop and test the ability of students to employ relevant social science concepts and theories in formulating a thesis.
- to examine the ability of students to manage the conduct, presentation, and timing of an independent research project, employing appropriate data-analytical and bibliographic skills.
|15,000 word dissertation
|Dr Jeff Collin
Tel: (0131 6)51 3961
|Miss Cristyn King
Tel: (0131 6)51 3865