Dissertation in Behavioural Science
This information is for the 2017/18 session.
Dr Matteo Galizzi QUE.3.16
This course is compulsory on the Executive MSc in Behavioural Science. This course is not available as an outside option.
The aim of the dissertation is for students to pursue an independent piece of research within the field of behavioural science. The dissertation can consist of : an empirical analysis of existing data; a collection and analysis of new data; a randomised controlled experiment (lab, field, online); a systematic review of the literature. Students must obtain the approval of their supervisor before embarking on any research.
3 hours of classes in the LT.
Students will be expected to produce 1 piece of coursework in the ST.
Relevant reading will be provided by supervisors.
Dissertation (100%, 10000 words) in the MT.
Department: Social Policy
Total students 2016/17: Unavailable
Average class size 2016/17: Unavailable
Controlled access 2016/17: No
Value: One Unit
Personal development skills
- Team working
- Problem solving
- Application of information skills
- Application of numeracy skills
- Commercial awareness
- Specialist skills