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MARI495 Master's Thesis Preparation

Preparation of a thesis proposal/preliminary thesis research. Normally taken by students in the papers year for a Master’s degree by papers and thesis.

This paper is required for students enrolled in the MSc in Marine Science. It involves a year-long field- or lab-based independent research project, culminating in a major thesis proposal. Admission to the programme is contingent on having a supervisor and a research project ready to go.

Paper title Master's Thesis Preparation
Paper code MARI495
Subject Marine Science
EFTS 0.3333
Points 40 points
Teaching period Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,951.70
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $10,298.97

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Limited to
MSc
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will have gained significant knowledge and experience in undertaking individual research.
Contact
abby.smith@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Fourth-Year Co-ordinators: Dr Candida Savage
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Scholarship, Critical thinking, Ethics, Research.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.

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Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 11:00-11:50 9-15, 17-22
AND
M1 Monday 11:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41
AND
N1 Monday 11:00-11:50 42, 44-48

Preparation of a thesis proposal/preliminary thesis research. Normally taken by students in the papers year for a Master’s degree by papers and thesis.

This paper is required for students enrolled in the MSc in Marine Science. It involves a year-long field- or lab-based independent research project, culminating in a major thesis proposal. Admission to the programme is contingent on having a supervisor and a research project ready to go.

Paper title Master's Thesis Preparation
Paper code MARI495
Subject Marine Science
EFTS 0.3333
Points 40 points
Teaching period Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,010.70
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $10,710.93

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Limited to
MSc
Contact
abby.smith@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Fourth-Year Co-ordinators: Dr Candida Savage
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Scholarship, Critical thinking, Ethics, Research.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will have gained significant knowledge and experience in undertaking individual research.

^ Top of page

Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 11:00-11:50 9-13, 15-22
AND
M1 Monday 11:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41
AND
N1 Monday 11:00-11:50 42-48