Independent Essay of 5,000 words
Value: half unit
Dr A. Windscheffel (co-ordinator); established academic members of staff
Introductory lectures and workshops in preceding summer term; appropriate supervisory guidance throughout Term One
Essay of 5,000 words (100%), due at end of Term One
The subject of the essay must be outside the direct remit of the various Group 1 and Group 2 taught courses that the student is taking. The essay is intended to facilitate and develop the student's powers of independent thought and research, exercised in a field selected by the student for its particular attractions to him/her and where regular supervisory guidance is available.