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Doctor of Information Science [DInfSc] Information Science

Course Specification: Core Award Data

Course Specification: Student Learning Experience

 

  Full-Time
  Stage 1   Semester 1 CREDITS LEVEL  
  GSM005   Developing research: principles and practice 30 SCQF 11  
  Choose 2 option modules from the following group:
  Any approved Masters Modules
  BSMXX1   Approved Module 1 15 SCQF 11  
  BSMXX2   Approved Module 2 15 SCQF 11  
    Total for Semester:   60  
 
  Full-Time
  Stage 1   Semester 2 CREDITS LEVEL  
  GSM008   Research evaluation and critical analysis 30 SCQF 11  
  Choose 2 option modules from the following group:
  Any approved Masters module
  BSMXX3   Approved Module 3 15 SCQF 11  
  BSMXX4   Approved Module 4 15 SCQF 11  
    Total for Semester:   60  
 
    Total for Stage: 120    
 
  Full-Time
  Stage 2   Semester 1 CREDITS LEVEL  
  BSM702   MRes Thesis 60 SCQF 11   A
  CBD001   Thesis (Doctor of Information Science) 420 SCQF 12   B
  Note: Route totals are not equal ->   Totals for Semester:   Route A: 60
Route B: 420
 
Route A - Students will normally commence with Route A and then request transfer to Route B. Students successfully completing the transfer stage in accordance with Academic Regulation A6 are eligible to follow Route B. Students who have not completed the transfer stage in accordance with Academic Regulation A6 but who have completed the 120 credits at the taught stage are eligible to follow Route A.
Route B - Students will normally commence with Route A and then request transfer to Route B. Students successfully completing the transfer stage in accordance with Academic Regulation A6 are eligible to follow Route B. Students who have not completed the transfer stage in accordance with Academic Regulation A6 but who have completed the 120 credits at the taught stage are eligible to follow Route A.
 
    Total for Stage: 60    
 
 
  Part-Time
  Stage 1   Semester 1 CREDITS LEVEL  
  GSM010   Fundamentals in Researcher Development 30 SCQF 11  
    Total for Semester:   30  
 
  Part-Time
  Stage 1   Semester 2 CREDITS LEVEL  
  Choose 2 option modules from the following group:
  Any approved Masters module
  BSMXX1   Approved Module 1 15 SCQF 11  
  BSMXX2   Approved Module 2 15 SCQF 11  
    Total for Semester:   30  
 
  Part-Time
  Stage 1   Semester 3 CREDITS LEVEL  
  GSM011   Enhancement of Researcher Development 30 SCQF 11  
    Total for Semester:   30  
 
  Part-Time
  Stage 1   Semester 4 CREDITS LEVEL  
  Choose 2 option modules from the following group:
  Any approved Masters module
  BSMXX3   Approved Module 3 15 SCQF 11  
  BSMXX4   Approved Module 4 15 SCQF 11  
    Total for Semester:   30  
 
    Total for Stage: 120    
 
  Part-Time
  Stage 2   Semester 1 CREDITS LEVEL  
  BSM702   MRes Thesis 60 SCQF 11   A
  CBD001   Thesis (Doctor of Information Science) 420 SCQF 12   B
  Note: Route totals are not equal ->   Totals for Semester:   Route A: 60
Route B: 420
 
Route A - Students will normally commence with Route A and then request transfer to Route B. Students successfully completing the transfer stage in accordance with Academic Regulation A6 are eligible to follow Route B. Students who have not completed the transfer stage in accordance with Academic Regulation A6 but who have completed the 120 credits at the taught stage are eligible to follow Route A.
Route B - Students will normally commence with Route A and then request transfer to Route B. Students successfully completing the transfer stage in accordance with Academic Regulation A6 are eligible to follow Route B. Students who have not completed the transfer stage in accordance with Academic Regulation A6 but who have completed the 120 credits at the taught stage are eligible to follow Route A.
 
    Total for Stage: 60    
 
 

 

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