Ma-scriptie Engels

Faculteit Letteren
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode LEX999M20
Vaknaam Ma-scriptie Engels
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II
ECTS 20
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Leerdoelen Students who have succesfully completed their MA thesis will have:
- ability to write on a specialist topic in some depth and with some originality, in keeping with academic standards of reliability and integrity;
- Masters-level comprehension of primary and contextual material and of critical and theoretical approaches;
- ability to form a persuasive argument, produce a critical edition, or answer a research question using an appropriate research methodology;
- deployment of relevant theoretical language in analysis and synthesis of ideas
- research and bibliographical skills;
- ability to write in clear, well-structured English in a manner appropriate to specialist and non-specialist audiences
- ability to work independently (e.g. choosing and researching the topic).
Omschrijving A Master's thesis in English Literature and Culture is an original, coherent and well-argued written account of research based on a specific thesis statement or question. Topics can be proposed from all periods and all literatures in English and will be granted when appropriate supervision is available. Supervision of the thesis process will include guidance and feedback, but the process is the student's own responsibility and independence in conducting research and argumentation is an important element in the process. The length of the thesis is 15,000 words, with an acceptable margin of 10%. In exceptional cases,and with the supervisor's approval, a thesis can be shorter than 13,500 or longer than 16,500 words, with a minimum of 12,000 and a maximum of 18,000 words.
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Onderwijsvorm zelfstudie (begeleid)
Toetsvorm scriptie
Vaksoort master
Coördinator dr. I. Visser
Docent(en) diverse docenten
Entreevoorwaarden Bachelor obtained and admission to the MA programme (see the degree programme’s Teaching and Examination Regulations). 20 ECTS obtained in the Master programme.
Opmerkingen For more information students should consult the document "Thesis Protocol MA Literary Studies," track English Literature and Culture.
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Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Ma Letterkunde (Europese L&C / English L&C / Writing, Editing and Mediating)  ( English Literature and Culture) 1 semester II verplicht
MaEduc Engelse taal en cultuur (2-jarig na bachelor) 1 semester II keuzegroep