List of Capstone Modules we have in 2022-2023

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
ChemistryChemistry and Society (CHEM3061)20
ChemistryChemistry BSc Dissertation (CHEM3161)20
Computer ScienceComputer Science Project (COMP3012)40
EconomicsDissertation in Economics (ECON3012)40
GeographyDissertation in Geography A (GEOG3232)40
GeographyDissertation (Double Module) in Geography B (GEOG3432)40
Earth SciencesDissertation (GEOL3022)40
MathematicsProject III (MATH3382)40
MathematicsMathematics into Schools (MATH3481)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
PsychologyPsychology Project (PSYC3041)20

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