Teaching and assessment
for Scottish History MLitt
We offer a wide range of core and optional modules, meaning that you can tailor your qualification to your own interests.
Content is available online and you will work through it carrying out a series of assessed, self-study, and group tasks. You will be given the opportunity to communicate with your fellow students via the discussion board and to work on embedded source material.
You will always have a subject expert as your tutor and many tutors will also offer voluntary webinar sessions.
Assessment is carried out via coursework and discussion board participation. There are variations across modules however weighting is usually as follows:
- 1 x final assignment = 50%
- 2 x assessed tasks = 20% each
- Discussion board participation = 10%
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This list should give you a good idea of which modules you can take, however it may change before you begin your course, and may not show all available modules.
These modules are an essential part of your course.
HY51037 - MLitt Scottish History (by Distance Learning): Research Proposal and Dissertation (to be undertaken upon completion of the Diploma)
You need to choose one or more of these modules as part of your course.
HY53004 - Kingship, the Kingdom, and Identity: Scotland in the Thirteenth Century (Distance Learning)
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