MEDIA390

Directed Study

Students who have a passion for a particular topic or issue, or who wish to further explore scholarly questions raised during their degree papers can opt to complete a supervised independent research dissertation. Students will get to work closely with a staff member from Screen Media, who will guide them through the research process. Note: The normal criteria for enrolment in this paper are the completion of the second year SMST programme, a minimum B+ grade in EITHER MEDIA201 OR MEDIA203 and the approval of a research proposal by the coordinator of directed studies. The first two requirements may be waived in exceptional circumstances.

Students who have a passion for a particular topic or issue, or who wish to further explore scholarly questions raised during their degree papers can opt to complete a supervised independent research dissertation. Students will get to work closely with a staff member from Screen Media, who will guide them through the research process.

Note: The normal criteria for enrolment in this paper are the completion of the second year SMST programme, a minimum B+ grade in EITHER MEDIA201 OR MEDIA203 and the approval of a research proposal by the coordinator of directed studies. The first two requirements may be waived in exceptional circumstances.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Prerequisite(s): MEDIA201 or SMST321 or SMST2017
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0
Restriction(s): SMST390

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
21A (HAM)A Trimester : 1 Mar 2021 - 27 Jun 2021 Hamilton
21B (HAM)B Trimester : 12 Jul 2021 - 7 Nov 2021 Hamilton
21D (HAM)D Teaching period : 1 Mar 2021 - 7 Nov 2021 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures

The Timetable for 2021 is not available.


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2021 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2020 paper outlines are available for MEDIA390. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2021 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Screen and Media Studies

Other available years: Directed Study - MEDIA390 (2020) , Directed Study - MEDIA390 (2019)

Paper details current as of : 16 September 2020 9:11am
Indicative fees current as of : 4 June 2020 3:25pm

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