Postgraduate Module Descriptor
This module descriptor refers to the 2022/3 academic year.
The aim of this module is to allow you to focus on a philosophical topic and methodology of your choice and engage in a sustained, in-depth piece of philosophical research
|On successfully completing the programme you will be able to:|
|Module-Specific Skills||1. Demonstrate in-depth knowledge in a specialised subject area in philosophy.|
2. Design an individual research programme, incorporating appropriate philosophical research methods
3. Collate and analyse subject-specific information from a range of appropriate sources
|Discipline-Specific Skills||4. Assimilate and critically analyse data from an appropriate range of sources|
5. Develop cogent philosophical argument
6. Communicate complex philosophical arguments and ideas effectively in writing.
|Personal and Key Skills||7. Undertake an individual research project|
8. Use IT for information retrieval and presentation
9. Manage your own work