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LT4999   Latin Dissertation

Academic year(s): 2019-2020

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 30

ECTS credits : 15

Level : SCQF Level 10

Semester: Both

Availability restrictions: Available only to students in second year of the Honours Programme.

Planned timetable: To be arranged.

This module provides the opportunity for students to carry out a sustained piece of work on a topic essentially of their own choice, with supervision by a member of staff. The dissertation may relate to any aspect of Roman life or literature, provided that the study of Latin texts is involved. The topic must be approved by the Dissertations Co-ordinator. The dissertation will be completed within one semester.

Relationship to other modules

Pre-requisite(s): 40 credits from LT2001, LT2002, LT2003, LT2004, including one pass at 11 or better, or a pass in LT3018, or evidence of equivalent linguistic achievement.

Anti-requisite(s): You cannot take this module if you take CL4999 or take CL4998 or take CL4997 or take CL4996 or take GK4999 or take GK4998

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact: 1-hour briefing in third year; 5 hours workshops and 4 hours of supervisory meetings across the semester.

Scheduled learning hours: 10

Guided independent study hours: 290

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: Coursework (Dissertation) = 100%

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

Re-assessment: Resubmission of Dissertation


Module coordinator: Dr N Manioti
Module teaching staff: Individual supervisors assigned as required
Module coordinator email