Postgraduate Course: Dissertation (Public Health) (PUHR11049)
|School||Deanery of Molecular, Genetic and Population Health Sciences
||College||College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||To undertake a library-based or empirical research project.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2015/16, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
||Block 5 (Sem 2) and beyond
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Dissertation/Project Supervision Hours 10,
Other Study Hours 1,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 12,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||Present a comprehensive write up of the research and its findings (Max. 12,000 words including bibliography, excluding appendices).
|No Exam Information
| &·Select a research question/ area of study.
&·Develop an appropriate methodology to investigate their research question.
&·Prepare and analyse secondary data, or undertake a philosophical/ critical analysis of library materials.
&·Apply critical skills to evaluating the research they have carried out
&·Present a comprehensive write up of the research and its findings (Max. 12,000 words excluding bibliography, appendices and data presentation).
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Dr Niall Anderson
Tel: (0131 6)50 3212
|Course secretary||Mr Stuart Mallen
Tel: (0131 6)50 3227
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