Project (MSc Cosmology) (887F3)

90 credits, Level 7 (Masters)

All year

A research project carried out under the supervision of a member of staff or a postdoctoral researcher.

Assessment

10%: Practical (Presentation)
90%: Written assessment (Dissertation)

Contact hours and workload

This module is approximately 900 hours of work. This breaks down into about 30 hours of contact time and about 870 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.

We regularly review our modules to incorporate student feedback, staff expertise, as well as the latest research and teaching methodology. We’re planning to run these modules in the academic year 2022/23. However, there may be changes to these modules in response to COVID-19, staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of material changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.