Dissertation - MSc in Human Geography and Urban Studies (Research)

This information is for the 2019/20 session.

Teacher responsible

Programme Director


This course is compulsory on the MSc in Human Geography and Urban Studies (Research). This course is not available as an outside option.

Course content

The dissertation may be on any topic within the field of the MSc programme studied. Approval for the topic must be obtained from the relevant Programme Director.


Dissertation (100%, 10000 words) post-summer term.

Key facts

Department: Geography & Environment

Total students 2018/19: Unavailable

Average class size 2018/19: Unavailable

Controlled access 2018/19: No

Value: One Unit

Guidelines for interpreting course guide information

Personal development skills

  • Self-management
  • Problem solving
  • Application of information skills
  • Communication
  • Application of numeracy skills
  • Specialist skills