PRE-MASTER'S PROJECT

SHE Level 3
SCQF Credit Points 0.00
ECTS Credit Points 0.00
Module Code M3Q325078
Module Leader n/a
School INTO
Subject INTO
Trimesters
  • A (September start)
  • B (January start)

Summary of Content

The project module will integrate the knowledge and skills that the students have developed over the course of the Pre-Masters. It should demonstrate skills for the gathering, evaluation, analysis and presentation of information, ideas, concepts and quantitative and/or qualitative data, drawing on a wide range of sources related to their chosen subject discipline. Students will be allocated a dedicated academic adviser to oversee their chosen project topic.

Syllabus

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Learning Outcomes

Mutually understand the views and objectives of home students and how it relates to their own country's practices Demonstrate personal and social skills appropriate for the successful completion of the project Apply appropriate work disciplines and/or alternative learning /teaching strategies

Teaching / Learning Strategy

As determined by the student and the predefined PGT Programme Leader to meet the needs of that programme. Examples of the project work could be working within the confines of the supervisor's research area: study the difference between the candidate's home country and UK in terms of design standards, contract procedures, etc.; developing relationships with local industry to learn methods that could be applied in the candidate's home country, etc.

Indicative Reading

As projects are student and subject specific it is not possible to define reading material however it is expected the supervisor will guide the student to the relevant reading material. Notwithstanding this the student may find it useful to consult generic texts on project development and reporting examples are <http://dfa.tigweb.org/upload/studentguide.pdf> http://www.studentguide.org/the-complete-guide-to-project-based-learning/

Transferrable Skills

-359 Apply appropriate industrial, business and management skills. b7 Develop interpersonal skills. b7 Effective communication including the use of IT, planning, monitoring, reviewing and evaluating one's own learning.

Module Structure

Activity Total Hours
Independent Learning (FT) 96.00
Tutorials (FT) 24.00

Assessment Methods

Component Duration Weighting Threshold Description
Project 12.00 100.00 35% Assessment strategy following the guidelines of the school in which the project is based and at honours standard. A suitable adjustment to wordage should be made in relation to the period of study and the generally accepted length of an honours project report. Assessment criteria should be in line with the school's criteria for honours projects.