: Four



: 2

Course Code

: SOCI 4256X

Course Title

: Independent Dissertation


: Core

Course Objective


The objective of this course is to give practical experience in research. The theoretical and conceptual knowledge earned throughout the entire program is directed to apply for social research through this practical exercise. Each student is supervised and guided by a member of staff during the first and second semester and the student must submit his or her dissertation with the supervisor’s recommendation at the end of second semester.

The student is liable to submit a research proposal to the department at the beginning of the first semester.



Guidance and Class Room Works

System of Evaluation


1. One Compulsory Presentation: 20%

2. Continuous Assessment based on the Dissertation: 80%