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Module Specifications

Archived Version 2010 - 2011

Module Title Research Project
Module Code SS408
School School of Health & Human Performance

Online Module Resources

Module Co-ordinatorDr Donal O'GormanOffice NumberXG08
NFQ level 8 Credit Rating 25
Pre-requisite None
Co-requisite None
Compatibles None
Incompatibles None

To enable students to undertake a research project in an area of Sport Science or/and Health.

Learning Outcomes

1. To design and execute a research project, using appropriate methodology
2. To present a comprehensive summary of the existing literature pertinent to this research question.
3. To integrate data and interpret findings in the context of the literature
4. To present, interpret and discuss research results.

Workload Full-time hours per semester
Type Hours Description
Lecture625No Description
Total Workload: 625

All module information is indicative and subject to change. For further information,students are advised to refer to the University's Marks and Standards and Programme Specific Regulations at: http://www.dcu.ie/registry/examinations/index.shtml

Indicative Content and Learning Activities

Assessment Breakdown
Continuous Assessment100% Examination Weight0%
Course Work Breakdown
TypeDescription% of totalAssessment Date
Reassessment Requirement
Resit arrangements are explained by the following categories;
1 = A resit is available for all components of the module
2 = No resit is available for 100% continuous assessment module
3 = No resit is available for the continuous assessment component
Indicative Reading List

  • Various: 0, Essential: Relevant research articles, reviews and books.,
Other Resources

Programme or List of Programmes
SSHBSc Sport Science and Health