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SOWK490 Dissertation

Supervised individual research on a topic in Social Work.

Paper title Dissertation
Paper code SOWK490
Subject Social Work
EFTS 0.1667
Points 40 points
Teaching period(s) Full Year, Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,286.42
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,267.52

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Prerequisite
126 300-level SOWK or SOWX points
Restriction
SOWK 590, SOWX 490
Limited to
BSW(Hons), MA
Eligibility
Bachelor of Social Work students are invited to apply based on their third-year grades.
Contact
sgsw@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Dr Emily Keddell
Teaching Arrangements
A series of seminars, plus individual supervision
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
By the end of the paper students will display an in-depth knowledge of a selected area of research, competent research and analytical skills, and the ability to complete a large written piece of work.
Paper Structure
Course outline

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Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
None

Seminar

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Friday 12:00-13:50 9-10, 12, 14, 19, 29-31, 36-37

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
None

Seminar

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Friday 12:00-13:50 9-10, 12, 14, 19, 29-31, 36-37

Supervised individual research on a topic in Social Work.

Paper title Dissertation
Paper code SOWK490
Subject Social Work
EFTS 0.1667
Points 40 points
Teaching period(s) Full Year, Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
126 300-level SOWK or SOWX points
Restriction
SOWK 590, SOWX 490
Limited to
BSW(Hons), MA
Eligibility
Bachelor of Social Work students are invited to apply based on their third-year grades.
Contact
sgsw@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Dr Emily Keddell
Paper Structure
Teaching Arrangements
A series of seminars, plus individual supervision
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
By the end of the paper students will display an in-depth knowledge of a selected area of research, competent research and analytical skills, and the ability to complete a large written piece of work.

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Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
None

Seminar

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Friday 12:00-13:50 9-10, 12, 15, 19, 29-31, 36-37

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
None

Seminar

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Friday 12:00-13:50 9-10, 12, 15, 19, 29-31, 36-37