The Dissertation module is a supervised research project accompanied by a supporting lecture programme. The module is designed to develop the learner's ability to engage in structured research and to present their research in the form of a written dissertation and a formal presentation.
Consolidate the QS-related research topic identified in Year 3 of the Programme and devise a detailed and well-considered Dissertation Proposal.
Conduct and manage a research project and demonstrate independent learning and thinking.
Evaluate various methods of knowledge acquisition and select appropriate research methods.
Critically analyse the data collected and assess its significance.
Synthesise results and formulate appropriate conclusions and recommendations, thereby demonstrating a systematic understanding of the selected research area.
Write a comprehensive dissertation in the prescribed format and deliver a professional presentation on the research findings.