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PHCY590 Dissertation

A supervised dissertation of up to 20,000 words presenting the results of an original study on a relevant topic in the student’s area of interest within pharmacy.

Paper title Dissertation
Paper code PHCY590
Subject Pharmacy
EFTS 0.5000
Points 60 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 31 December 2017), 2nd Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 30 June 2017), 3rd Non standard period (1 July 2017 - 31 December 2017), 1st Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 31 December 2017), 2nd Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 30 June 2017), 3rd Non standard period (1 July 2017 - 31 December 2017), 4th Non standard period (1 March 2017 - 31 August 2017)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,385.50
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $18,250.00

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Restriction
PHCX 590, PHCY 591, PHCX 591
Notes
Admission is subject to approval from the Dean of the School of Pharmacy.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will have produced a dissertation presenting the results of an original study in a topic relevant to pharmacy.
Contact
dan.wright@otago.ac.nz or sarah.hook@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Paper Co-ordinator (PPP): Dr Dan Wright
Paper Co-ordinator (Research): Professor Sarah Hook
Paper Structure
Research skills acquired during your postgraduate studies will be put to practical use as you carry out the investigation that will form the basis of your dissertation. As part of your research experience, you will be expected to develop a hypothesis and plan a suitable means of testing it. You will then be required to carry out the appropriate experimental procedures before collating and analysing the results obtained.
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 31 December 2017)

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

2nd Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 30 June 2017)

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

3rd Non standard period (1 July 2017 - 31 December 2017)

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

1st Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 31 December 2017)

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

2nd Non standard period (1 January 2017 - 30 June 2017)

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

3rd Non standard period (1 July 2017 - 31 December 2017)

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

4th Non standard period (1 March 2017 - 31 August 2017)

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

A supervised dissertation of up to 20,000 words presenting the results of an original study on a relevant topic in the student’s area of interest within pharmacy.

Paper title Dissertation
Paper code PHCY590
Subject Pharmacy
EFTS 0.5000
Points 60 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018), 2nd Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 30 June 2018), 3rd Non standard period (1 July 2018 - 31 December 2018), 1st Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018), 2nd Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 30 June 2018), 3rd Non standard period (1 July 2018 - 31 December 2018), 4th Non standard period (1 March 2018 - 31 August 2018)
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
PHCX 590, PHCY 591, PHCX 591
Notes
Admission is subject to approval from the Dean of the School of Pharmacy.
Contact
dan.wright@otago.ac.nz or sarah.hook@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Paper Co-ordinator (PGP): Dr Dan Wright
Paper Co-ordinator (Research): Professor Sarah Hook
Paper Structure
Research skills acquired during your postgraduate studies will be put to practical use as you carry out the investigation that will form the basis of your dissertation. As part of your research experience, you will be expected to develop a hypothesis and plan a suitable means of testing it. You will then be required to carry out the appropriate experimental procedures before collating and analysing the results obtained.
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will have produced a dissertation presenting the results of an original study in a topic relevant to pharmacy.

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)

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

2nd Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 30 June 2018)

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

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

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

1st Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)

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

2nd Non standard period (1 January 2018 - 30 June 2018)

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

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

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

4th Non standard period (1 March 2018 - 31 August 2018)

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