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Dissertation MA History of Art


  • Credit value: 60 credits at Level 7
  • Assessment: a 15,000-word dissertation (100%)

Module description

The Dissertation offers you the opportunity to undertake a substantial piece of independent research supervised by a member of staff, in an area that is of direct interest to you.

The stipulated limit of 15,000 words must be strictly adhered to (not exceeded) and the actual word count should be noted at the end. Footnotes or endnotes, paraphrases, and quotations from primary and secondary literature in the main text are included in the word count but appendices of primary sources, tables etc. and the bibliography are excluded.