MA Public Opinion and Political Behaviour
BA History and Sociology options

Final Year, Component 02

HR831-6-FY or SC831-6-FY
HR831-6-FY
Research Project
(30 CREDITS)

History is actively constructed and not simply rediscovered in the records of the past. Historical research involves a process of selection and interpretation, and there is an active exchange between theory and empirical data. The Research Project gives you a unique opportunity to explore the making of history. You undertake a piece of detailed, critical and/or possibly original historical research. Meetings and workshops provide practical guidance on formulating a topic, researching, writing and presentation.

SC831-6-FY
Research Project: Sociology
(30 CREDITS)

Want to focus on your own topic? Keen to conduct research and write up original work? Your project can range from empirical research to theoretical studies, with guidance from your supervisor. The eventual success of your research will depend on the ideas that you develop, plan and undertake.

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