Dissertation (EDP) (822AF)

45 credits, Level 7 (Masters)

Summer teaching

This course gives you practical experience of transferable skills that are required by professionally researchers in industry and academia. The course develops your skills in research methods using information technology and team work as well as an appreciation of the power of innovation in wealth creation and improving the quality of life.

Teaching and assessment

We’re currently reviewing teaching and assessment of our modules in light of the COVID-19 situation. We’ll publish the latest information as soon as possible.

Contact hours and workload

This module is approximately 450 hours of work. This breaks down into about 2 hours of contact time and about 448 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.

This module is running in the academic year 2020/21. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.


This module is offered on the following courses: