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SURV569 Special Topic

A course of directed reading in a approved topic.

A special topic provides students with additional specific knowledge in a given subject area. It is an ideal paper for students contemplating an Honours or postgraduate degree as the specific research and knowledge will be designed to prepare for and support a dissertation or thesis.

Paper title Special Topic
Paper code SURV569
Subject Surveying
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period(s) First Semester, Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,307.93
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,151.03

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Restriction
SURV 469, SURV 430
Notes
Students must seek approval from an appropriate School of Surveying supervisor, prior to enrolling in this paper.
Eligibility
Suitable for postgraduate students and professionals who wish to gain greater in-depth knowledge/expertise in a specific subject area

Enrolments for this paper require departmental permission. View more information about departmental permission.
Contact
surveying@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Prospective students must contact (prior to choosing the paper) the School of Surveying lecturer specialising in the required area to obtain agreement to be supervised by that lecturer and, hence, approval to undertake the paper in that particular discipline. See the School's website.
Teaching Arrangements
Teaching arrangements will differ with each student/lecturer/subject area. To be negotiated
Textbooks
To be advised
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
The learning outcomes will be determined jointly by the supervisor and student and will be influenced by the reasons/goals that a student has elected to undertake advanced learning in a special topic.

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Timetable

First Semester

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

Second Semester

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

A course of directed reading in a approved topic.

A special topic provides students with additional specific knowledge in a given subject area. It is an ideal paper for students undertaking an Honours or postgraduate degree as the specific research and knowledge will be designed to prepare for and support a dissertation or thesis.

Paper title Special Topic
Paper code SURV569
Subject Surveying
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period(s) First Semester, Second Semester
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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Restriction
SURV 469, SURV 430
Notes
Students must seek approval from an appropriate School of Surveying supervisor, prior to enrolling in this paper.
Eligibility
Suitable for postgraduate students and professionals who wish to gain greater in-depth knowledge/expertise in a specific subject area

Enrolment for this paper requires departmental permission.
View more information about departmental permission.
Contact
surveying@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Prospective students must contact (prior to choosing the paper) the School of Surveying lecturer specialising in the required area to obtain agreement to be supervised by that lecturer and hence, approval to undertake the paper in that particular discipline. See the School's website.
Teaching Arrangements
Teaching arrangements will differ with each student/lecturer/subject area. To be negotiated.
Textbooks
To be advised
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
The learning outcomes will be determined jointly by the supervisor and student and will be influenced by the reasons/goals that a student has elected to undertake advanced learning in a special topic.

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Timetable

First Semester

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

Second Semester

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