Academic year(s): 2017-2018
SCOTCAT credits : 10
ECTS credits : 5
Level : SCQF Level 10
Semester: Full Year
Availability restrictions: Available only to students in a Psychology Honours programme.
Planned timetable: Not applicable.
This module will foster the abilities needed to search, collate and integrate an extensive area of psychological literature. Emphasis will be placed on analytical and methodological issues, and this module therefore complements PS3021 and PS3022. A systematic approach to the analysis of a specific body of literature will be encouraged. Students are invited to identify preferred subject matters so long as they fall within the area of the supervisor's expertise. Supervision will be given to aid students in the collation, planning and organisational phases of their work. The review will be limited to 4,000 words.
Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass PS2002
Co-requisite(s): In the same year as taking this module you should take PS3021 and take PS3022
Weekly contact: Individual supervision by pre-assigned member of staff.
Scheduled learning hours: 10
Guided independent study hours: 90
As used by St Andrews: Review = 100%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 0%
Practical examinations : 0%
Re-assessment: Coursework = 100%
Module coordinator: Dr R H Sprengelmeyer
Module teaching staff: Dr R Sprengelmeyer