Not available as a wild module.
OverviewFinal year students write a dissertation on a topic of their own choice. The topic must be on a Hispanic (Peninsular or Latin American) literary, linguistic or cultural subject; it is expected that the topic will be related to other Hispanic Studies modules taken by the student. Throughout the two terms students are given guidance by a chosen supervisor. The supervisor and the student will establish a calendar of meetings / supervisions in Week 1 in which aims and objectives, critical approach, bibliography and drafts of the dissertation will be discussed.
This module appears in:
Total Contact Hours: 6
Private Study Hours: 294
Total Study Hours: 300
Method of assessment
Dissertation (10,000 words) – 100%
This will vary in accordance with the chosen topic.
1 Undertake comprehensive research on an area with which they are familiar relating to a Hispanic author, cultural theme or works;
2 Deepen analysis of an author, cultural theme or works, related to any Stage 3 non-language module in Hispanic Studies;
3 Engage in independent research in the library.