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CL4990   Special Topic in Classical Studies

Academic year(s): 2017-2018

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 15

ECTS credits : 7

Level : SCQF Level 10

Semester: 1

Availability restrictions: Available only to students also taking ID4002.

Planned timetable: To be arranged.

This module is designed to complement ID4002 'Communication and Teaching in Arts & Humanities', a placement module in which students gain substantial experience of a working educational environment, and of communicating aspects of the Greek and Roman world to school pupils. This module provides the opportunity for students to carry out an extended piece of work on a topic related to their work in ID4002. For example, the topic could have a pedagogical focus, exploring the place of Classics in education, or it could be a more detailed exploration of a subject related to the student's special topic in ID4002.

Relationship to other modules

Pre-requisite(s): As stated in the school of classics undergraduate handbook

Co-requisite(s): You must also take ID4002

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact: 1-hour briefing in third year; 1-hour research training; 2 hours (in total) of supervisory meetings.

Scheduled learning hours: 4

Guided independent study hours: 146

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: Coursework = 100%

As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 0%
Practical examinations : 0%
Coursework: 100%

Re-assessment: Resubmission of the dissertation

Personnel

Module coordinator: Dr R T Anderson
Module teaching staff: Dr R T Anderson