Courses & Units

Research Workshop HEN403



This unit aims to develop students' research and writing skills in the Humanities to advanced levels. The specific focus of the unit will be on research methodologies, the practices of critical and creative writing and reading, the stages of a research project, and editing.

This is a practical 400-level unit that is designed to build on the research and writing skills that students have developed in undergraduate study. It presents strategies for undertaking an extended piece of writing and focuses on the specific skills required for the Honours thesis.


Unit name Research Workshop
Unit code HEN403
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline English

Dr Hannah Stark

Teaching staff

Dr Hannah Stark

Level Honours
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No


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Band Field of Education
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Teaching Pattern

36 Hours


Annotated Bibliography 30%: c. 1000 words

Research Proposal and Presentation 30%: c. 1000 words + oral presentation

Research Project/ Creative Piece + Exegesis 40%: 4000 words

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