The University of Edinburgh normally offers the degree of MSc for a one year taught postgraduate degree and offers either an MLitt or Master of Philosophy over two years by research. Proquest Dissertations and Theses: University of St Andrews. Theories, Approaches and Practice 1 and 2: Students will spend the final three months of the course focusing on researching and writing the final assessment piece for the MLitt, a dissertation of not more than 15, words. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.
By choosing an exit award, you will finish your degree at the end of the second semester of study and receive a PGDip instead of a MLitt. If you cannot see any indication that an electronic version of a thesis is available then please use the EThOS service to request the delivery of a digital copy. The MLitt is awarded within Scottish Universities on its own merit on the basis of a one year taught, or two year research course of postgraduate study rather than as a sub-PhD compensatory alternative as in the English model. German Literary and Cultural Contexts: School of History MLitt Awards:
The Dissertation amounts to 60 credits of the credits in the MLitt.
Master of Letters
You can view a list of electronic theses in the repository. See the section headed Theses. Skip navigation to content. It is to be an independent research project under the supervision of an academic member of staff from within the School of Modern Languages, producing a dissertation of 15, words.
Funding information can be found at: See this andrewa EThOS news sheet for comments from both users of the service and from theses authors.
Note that this varies from the position in Scotland. It is a requirement that any MLitt dissertation requiring ethical approval from UTREC has the letter or email of ethical approval bound into an appendix before submission.
Generally a number of seminars in the relevant area need to be completed as well as the substantial dissertation researched and written over the period of 4 semesters 6 part-time.
Some institutions may charge for the digitisation of their theses. Patterns in Hispanic Literature and Film: PhD in Modern Languages. In addition the Ancrews of Aberdeen also awards a one year MLitt by research. A student who passes the taught elements of an MLitt degree but who fails to obtain a grade of The Special Topic may be particularly attractive to students wishing to explore a potential PhD topic with a prospective supervisor.
School of History
The MLitt is awarded within Scottish Universities on its own merit on dissertxtion basis of a one year taught, or two year research course of postgraduate study rather than as a sub-PhD compensatory alternative as in the English model. Classes are delivered through a mixture of lectures with around 20 students and seminars which vary from individual one-to-one teaching up to ten students. Some academic Schools will ask applicants to mlity significantly higher marks than the minimum.
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The MLitt Research may be awarded to a student whose postgraduate course of special study and research represents a significant contribution to knowledge.
It aims to provide training in traditional and new research techniques. The School of English offers a small number of scholarships for applicants to the MLitt programme.
You will be presented with an on screen form to request an unlisted thesis. If students choose not to complete the dissertation requirement for the Sf, there are exit awards available that allow suitably qualified candidates to receive a Postgraduate Diploma. St Andrews has joined the service as an Open Access Sponsor which means that we are committed to providing our theses for digitisation on demand, and requests are made available to researchers open access and free of charge.
Postcolonial and World Literatures.
Doctorate Candidate of Sciences. The Special Topic may be particularly attractive to students wishing to explore a potential PhD topic with a prospective supervisor. Individual topics may be disserrtation by up to 4 students and are taught in small discussion groups over the course of six hour-long meetings to ensure parity in close teaching, and the module will then be assessed by a single essay of c.
The period of full-time study is two years and the thesis is normally 40, words. Issues in Comparative Literature: It is designed to function as a kind of half-way house between regular postgraduate teaching and dissertation supervisions. The completed dissertation must be submitted by a date specified in August. You will be presented with an on screen form to request an unlisted thesis.
This module allows members of staff to offer a choice of Special Topics which are available based on staff rotation and current research interests.