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Dissertation: International Development (Module)

Module description

This compulsory module prepares students to write a dissertation related to a scholarly question arising from the study of Emerging Economies and International Development which provides a focus on the interaction between how emerging economies provide equitable development and issues related to economic development, industrial policy and the sustainable expansion of countries productive capacities. Students will be given guidance on choosing a research topic, writing a literature review, structuring an argument and completing the dissertation proposal/ final dissertation.

*Please note that module information is indicative and may change from year to year.

Staff information

Taught by: Lisa Kingstone and all staff (Dissertation Supervisors)

Teaching pattern

Taught in: Semester 1 and Semester 2

Module assessment - more information

Assessment: 1 x 2,000 Word Dissertation Proposal (10%); and 1 x 8,000 Word Dissertation (90%)

Key information

Module code 6YYD0001

Credit level 6

Assessment coursework

Credit value 30 credits

Semester Full-year

Study abroad module No