Cultural and Creative Industries Dissertation (887P4)

60 credits, Level 7 (Masters)

All year

You write a critical, original and researched argument that links culture to an aspect of business, skill, technology, law or power.

You will compile a relevant biography of critical, textual sources and industrial sources as appropriate, and critically evaluate these in constructing a response to a chosen question or topic.

You use primary and secondary research utilising suitable methodologies.


100%: Written assessment (Dissertation)

Contact hours and workload

This module is approximately 300 hours of work. This breaks down into about 29 hours of contact time and about 271 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 2023/24. However, there may be changes to these modules in response to feedback, staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let you know of any material changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.