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Module code: LLMP 5272

Module description

This is a research module leading to the production of a 15,000 word dissertation. Students will be allocated a supervisor to whom they can turn for advice. The supervisor will also mark the completed dissertation. To obtain a named award the student must complete a dissertation within the named programme area; otherwise an innominate LLM will be awarded to the successful student.

Contact hours per student per year

  • Students to seek advice in an ad hoc basis from their supervisors


  • Dissertation: 100%

Additional costs: Students have to acquire their own source materials. Students undertaking empirical research (not compulsory) do so at their own expense.