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ZOOL495 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.

ZOOL 495 is a paper on preparation for carrying out a research project in which students use their own research topic to fulfil the requirements for assessment. The objective of this paper is to provide students with training in the art of preparing, writing and communicating research proposals and in reviewing the literature in their own field.

Paper title Master's Thesis Preparation
Paper code ZOOL495
Subject Zoology
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
Contact
zoology@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Convener: Dr Caroline Beck
Paper Structure
Four internal assignments spaced throughout the year
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
The objective of this paper is to provide students with training in the art of preparing, writing and communicating research proposals and reviewing the literature in their field.

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Timetable

Full Year

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

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.

ZOOL 495 is a paper on preparation for carrying out a research project in which students use their own research topic to fulfil the requirements for assessment. The objective of this paper is to provide students with training in the art of preparing, writing and communicating research proposals and in reviewing the literature in their own field.

Paper title Master's Thesis Preparation
Paper code ZOOL495
Subject Zoology
EFTS 0.3333
Points 40 points
Teaching period 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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Limited to
MSc
Contact
zoology@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Convener: Dr Caroline Beck
Paper Structure
Four internal assignments spaced throughout the year
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
The objective of this paper is to provide students with training in the art of preparing, writing and communicating research proposals and reviewing the literature in their field.

^ Top of page

Timetable

Full Year

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