2019/20 Undergraduate Module Catalogue
SPSC3061 Research Project in Sport and Exercise Science II
40 creditsClass Size: 110
Module manager: Dr Andrea Utley
Taught: Semesters 1 & 2 View Timetable
Year running 2019/20
Pre-requisite qualificationsSuccessful completion of levels 1 and 2 in accordance with the degree programme
This module is mutually exclusive with
|SPSC3060||Research Project in Sport and Exercise Science 1|
This module is not approved as a discovery module
On completion of the module students will be able to;
- Apply and develop knowledge and skills gained from previous levels;
- Define the consequence of investigative self led learning;
- Researched into a topic raised through the programme in one module area, or into an issue that is related to more than one module;
- Worked independently and/or through collaboration to design and execute a piece of research in the area of sport and exercise science;
- Written a report on a piece of research in the area of sport and/or exercise science in the format of a journal article.
- Students will select/develop a working research project in consultation with staff. The title will then be approved by the supervisor and module manager.
- The supervisor will be responsible for overseeing the work in an advisory capacity, but the students will be expected to plan execute and interpret their own work.
- Projects may be individual or group, insofar as the collection of data may be collaborative, but individual students will use the data to address differing project titles.
|Delivery type||Number||Length hours||Student hours|
|Private study hours||80.00|
|Total Contact hours||320.00|
|Total hours (100hr per 10 credits)||400.00|
Private studyStudents should note that the following information is for guidance only. The actual time required for the various elements will vary between students.
Private study will include planning and implementation, analysis, and report writing up to 80 hours.
Opportunities for Formative FeedbackStudents' progress will be monitored by the individual supervisors.
The title must be agreed by the end of week 3, semester 1. The supervisor will use the log book as a means of monitoring student progress.
Methods of assessment
|Assessment type||Notes||% of formal assessment|
|In-course Assessment||See module handbook for details < Process mark (10%), Written report (90%)||100.00|
|Total percentage (Assessment Coursework)||100.00|
Written report (90%); process mark (10%)
Reading listThe reading list is available from the Library website
Last updated: 17/04/2019
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