Psychology Dissertation: Project

Module code: PS3104 (double module)

For this module, you will be allocated to a supervisor in psychology to carry out a chosen project. You will work within a group, receiving individual and group supervision to conceive, execute and report a piece of original empirical research within the chosen project outline. You will be responsible for a clearly distinct contribution as defined by the supervisor.


  • 8 hours of lectures
  • 16 hours of seminars
  • 16 hours of project supervision
  • 60 hours of fieldwork
  • 200 hours of guided independent study


  • Research article (90%)
  • Oral research presentation (10%)