Dissertation Preference Form 2018/19.

You should submit this form if you are currently taking HS2500 and plan to write your dissertation in History next year, or if you plan to be abroad next year and will be taking your dissertation when you return to Leicester after your time abroad. Please complete and submit this form by 12 noon on Friday 15 March 2019 so that the module convenor can contact you with suggestions about your research proposal. This is not a first come and first-served process, so you do not need to rush. Take your time, use the Dissertation Ideas Guide and speak to the module convenor.

Please note that this process is an integral part of module HS2500. Non-submission of the form will result in failure of the module

Student Details
Will you be on a year abroad next year?   Only complete this if you are moving to a 4 year degree with a year abroad.


If you are intending to use the topics in the Dissertation Ideas Guide, please answer Question 1 and Question 2.
If you are intending to develop your on topic, please answer Question 3.
Question 1
Please indicate your first and second preferences for dissertation topics, using the numbers provided in the Guide.
Question 2
In the box below, please provide any initial thoughts, on a specific focus, approach of source material, so the module convener can help students choosing the same topic develop a distinctive project.
Question 3
If you are intending to develop your own topic, please provide a brief description of the area in which you wish to undertake your research, where possible specifying a time period, location and source materials. Please remember also to make an appointment to talk to me before beginning your research proposal.

Forms which are incomplete and/ or incorrectly filled out may result in a delay processing your options and you may miss out on your first preference. Please double check information provided above before submitting your preferences.

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