Extended essay in African studies (b)
- Course Code:
- Unit value:
- Year of study:
- Year 2, Year 3 or Year 4
- Taught in:
- Term 1
Objectives and learning outcomes of the courseStudents will develop the skill to work independently on an approved topic of their choice in African Studies. To do this they will identify an area of interest to them and define a research question, refine and pursue that question via library research (possibly augmented by personal experience), and write an argued extended essay with footnotes and references in standard professional format.
WorkloadMaximum of 5 hours supervision will be given throughout the term/year.
Method of assessmentOne 5,000 word essay (100%) due on Friday week 1, term 3.
Advice on reading material will be given to you by your supervisor.