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Department of the Languages and Cultures of the Near and Middle East

Extended Essay in Turkish Studies a

Course Code:
155901340
Unit value:
0.5
Year of study:
Year 2 of 4 or Year 4 of 4
Taught in:
Term 1

A 5,000 word essay, requiring an orderly synthesis of material on any approved topic in Turkish studies. The essay is written under the supervision of a teacher who must approve the topic before research is begun and who will supervise its progress.

Objectives and learning outcomes of the course

This essay based course provides an opportunity for independent study or research separate from the ISP. Students will become familiar with reading primary literature and understanding theoretical and research methodologies.

Workload

Normally 5 hours of supervision throughout the term in keeping with extended essay supervision amounts throughout the school.

Method of assessment

One essay of 5,000 words (100%).

This is a term 1 course; therefore you should aim to submit your assignment by day 1 of term 2. The final deadline, after which you will be penalised for late submission, is Friday week 1, term 3.