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Self-initiated Project

In this unit (that is mandatory on the PgCert) you will identify a topic for scholarly enquiry. You will be introduced to a variety of methods of enquiry relevant to your selected project focus, and experiment with those most appropriate to your content and context.

Before the unit you will be asked to:

  • Complete a short online questionnaire reflecting on your professional experience, current context and scholarly interests.

During the unit you will:

  • Attend a series of workshops, seminars, group tutorials and formative presentations
  • Design and conduct your own project appropriate to your working context
  • Give an oral presentation of your project findings
  • Submit accompanying presentation materials, to include visuals and/or script

For more information download the Self-initiated Project Unit Descriptor (PDF 115KB).