|TITLE||Assimilating and Appraising the Literature|
|LEVEL||05 - Postgraduate Modular Diploma or Degree Course|
|DESCRIPTION||This component aims to develop the student’s skills at locating, reviewing, assimilating, and appraising the scholarly literature. The emphasis will be on: framing a specific field and staying focused on it; being up-to-date with the cutting-edge sociological literature, including the journals; achieving a critical reading of the literature; and writing a sustained synthesis of the various arguments at issue.
|METHOD OF ASSESSMENT||
Mark Anthony Falzon
Gillian M. Martin
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