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APPS597 Supervised Independent Study

A supervised independent study resulting in a piece of original work on a specific research question or an advanced critical analysis of existing, area-specific, literature and knowledge.

Paper title Supervised Independent Study
Paper code APPS597
Subject Applied Science
EFTS 0.3333
Points 40 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 30 June 2017), 2nd Non standard period (1 July 2017 - 29 December 2017), 3rd Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 29 December 2017)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,951.70
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $10,298.97

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Contact
appsprogramme@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Independent study with supervision by academic with appropriate expertise.
Textbooks
Text books are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
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Learning Outcomes
  • Identify an appropriate research problem and plan and conduct an investigation on an advanced topic within one of the fields offered within the MAppSc degree
  • Employ effective information search strategies
  • Undertake a literature review that places the topic within a wider field of knowledge
  • Critically analyse a body of knowledge relevant to the research problem
  • Select, justify and apply appropriate research methods to the research problem
  • Communicate information, arguments, analyses and outcomes

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 30 June 2017)

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

2nd Non standard period (1 July 2017 - 29 December 2017)

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

3rd Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 29 December 2017)

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

A supervised independent study resulting in a piece of original work on a specific research question or an advanced critical analysis of existing, area-specific, literature and knowledge.

Paper title Supervised Independent Study
Paper code APPS597
Subject Applied Science
EFTS 0.3333
Points 40 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 30 June 2018), 2nd Non standard period (1 July 2018 - 31 December 2018), 3rd Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,010.70
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $10,710.93

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Contact
appsprogramme@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Independent study with supervision by academic with appropriate expertise
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Critical thinking, Information literacy.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Identify an appropriate research problem and plan and conduct an investigation on an advanced topic within one of the fields offered within the MAppSc degree
  • Employ effective information search strategies
  • Undertake a literature review that places the topic within a wider field of knowledge
  • Critically analyse a body of knowledge relevant to the research problem
  • Select, justify and apply appropriate research methods to the research problem
  • Communicate information, arguments, analyses and outcomes

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 30 June 2018)

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

2nd Non standard period (1 July 2018 - 31 December 2018)

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

3rd Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)

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