Postgraduate Module Descriptor
ARAM112A: Independent Reading Course
This module descriptor refers to the 2018/9 academic year.
The syllabus will be tailored for the student who is accepted.
The students will be required to present a final paper on a research question.
Learning and Teaching
This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activities||Guided independent study||Placement / study abroad|
...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:
|Category||Hours of study time||Description|
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activities||14||(7 x 2 hour) Engagement and discussion of readings, at times agreed directly with the tutor|
|Guided Independent Study||80||Investigation of sources and research|
|Guided Independent Study||30||Preparing and presenting the formative assessment and writing the final summative paper|
|Guided Independent Study||26||Utilising a major web-based resource|
Other Learning Resources
Encyclopaedia of Islam and other similar electronic resources