|Year of offer||2019|
|Fees||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
The supervised research paper will identify and critically reflect on an issue persuasively presented as relevant to the candidate's major project. The key task of the research paper is to demonstrate that candidate comprehends their situation as a cultural producer within an artistic field of comparable activity. The research paper demonstrates the candidate’s capacity for refined investigation that can critically address contemporary contexts of production, as well as identify thematic, political and historical issues that pertain to the major creative project. Students are expected to present aspects of their research to their peers and produce a 5,000 - 7,000 word research paper for examination at the completion of the year.
Intended learning outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
- demonstrate a critical understanding of an area of theoretical study relevant to social practice and community engagement;
- identify, investigate and test their independent research activity;
- communicate research in a seminar situation among peers and staff;
- demonstrate independent knowledge and application of research methodologies.