Undergraduate Course: Sport and Recreation Management (Dissertation) 4 (SPRT10006)
|School||Moray House School of Education and Sport
||College||College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 4 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||This independent area of study involves the undertaking of a major piece of research in the field of Sport and Recreation Management. It requires the student to apply the knowledge gained during previous theoretical and practical work in order to answer a specific question or problem. The project is characterised by a high degree of self-directed study, the ability to be critically analytical and demonstrate a deeper grasp of the conceptual issues. The project occupies one third of the Fourth Year programme.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2020/21, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 20,
Dissertation/Project Supervision Hours 16,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 8,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||It will be of 8,000 to 10,000 words in length and will be submitted at the end of the Spring Term.
|No Exam Information
| By the end of this course students will be able to:
Undertake research work with a critical and intellectual awareness of the problems associated with research design.
Demonstrate a greater understanding of the relationships between concepts and research methodology.
Illustrate an exemplar relationship between a particular conceptual theme and the practice of sport and recreation management.
Demonstrate the skills of communication and argument when dealing with complies theoretical and practical presentations.
Produce a piece of work which contributes to professional knowledge and may serve as a basis for further research or study
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||3 hour(s) per week for 3 week(s).
|Course organiser||Dr Pippa Chapman
Tel: (0131 6)51 6644
|Course secretary||Ms Shannon Payne
Tel: (0131 6)51 1196