List of Capstone Modules we have in 2021-2022

Definition: Capstone modules are those that are student driven and involve independent thought, personal management of the work's direction and are synoptic of the programmes learning outcomes. Typically, these modules will have a very small taught component, the major part of assessment is not via sat examination will have little formal contact with staff who will usually be acting as mentors, rather than delivers of information.

The list below comprises of modules which have been agreed to have satisfied the definition above (see notes below.) To map onto these modules you need to have the have taken certain modules in prior years and make the contact with the department in a timely fashion.
DepartmentModule name (code)Credits
AnthropologyAnthropology Dissertation (20 credits) (ANTH3141)20
AnthropologyAnthropology Dissertation CH/HNS/LA (ANTH3382)40
BiologyLiterature Review (BIOL3451)20
BiologyContemporary Issues in the Biosciences (BIOL3641)20
BiologyPublic Engagement in Biology (BIOL3661)20
BusinessDissertation (BUSI3232)40
ChemistryChemistry and Society (CHEM3061)20
ChemistryChemistry BSc Dissertation (CHEM3161)20
ChemistryPublic Engagement in Chemistry (CHEM3431)20
Computer ScienceComputer Science Project (COMP3012)40
Computer ScienceProject Preparation (COMP3591)20
Computer SciencePublic Engagement in Computer Science (COMP3621)20
EconomicsDissertation in Economics (ECON3012)40
GeographyDissertation in Geography A (GEOG3232)40
GeographyDissertation (Double Module) in Geography B (GEOG3432)40
Earth SciencesDissertation (GEOL3022)40
Earth SciencesPublic Engagement in Earth Sciences (GEOL3311)20
MathematicsProject III (MATH3382)40
MathematicsPublic Engagement in Mathematical Sciences (MATH3461)20
Natural SciencesScience Enterprise (NSCI3001)20
PhilosophyPhilosophy Long Dissertation (PHIL3112)40
PhysicsComputing Project (PHYS3561)20
PhysicsTeam Project (PHYS3581)20
PhysicsAdvanced Laboratory (PHYS3601)20
PhysicsLaboratory Skills and Electronics 3 (PHYS3681)20
PhysicsPhysics in Society 3 (PHYS3691)20
PhysicsBSc Project (PHYS3701)20
PhysicsPublic Engagement in Physics (PHYS3731)20
PsychologyPsychology Project (PSYC3041)20
SportDissertation (SPRT3172)40