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NBS8999 : Academic Skills in AFSI MSc

Semesters
ECTS Credits: 0.0

Aims

The module aims to provide a series of present in person sessions (with the possibility of online delivery) to students on the MSc Accounting, Finance and Strategic Investment programme. The sessions will be designed to provide students with essential academic skills required for the modules delivered on the programme. The module also seeks to enrich students overall learning experience.

Outline Of Syllabus

The main topics to be covered are (i) basic IT skills; (ii) study skills; (iii) introduction to relevant electronic databases; (iv) data collection and analytic skills; and (v) engagements with module materials.

Teaching Methods

Please note that module leaders are reviewing the module teaching and assessment methods for Semester 2 modules, in light of the Covid-19 restrictions. There may also be a few further changes to Semester 1 modules. Final information will be available by the end of August 2020 in for Semester 1 modules and the end of October 2020 for Semester 2 modules.

Teaching Activities
Category Activity Number Length Student Hours Comment
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesSmall group teaching82:0016:00N/A
Guided Independent StudyIndependent study1841:00184:00N/A
Total200:00
Teaching Rationale And Relationship

PIP sessions aim to enhance students learning experience on campus.

Assessment Methods

Please note that module leaders are reviewing the module teaching and assessment methods for Semester 2 modules, in light of the Covid-19 restrictions. There may also be a few further changes to Semester 1 modules. Final information will be available by the end of August 2020 in for Semester 1 modules and the end of October 2020 for Semester 2 modules.

The format of resits will be determined by the Board of Examiners

Other Assessment
Description Semester When Set Percentage Comment
Portfolio1M100There is no assessment for this module
Assessment Rationale And Relationship

There is no assessment for this module

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