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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.
|Paper title||Master's Thesis Preparation|
|Teaching period(s)||Full Year
1st Non standard period (1 July 2021 - 25 June 2022) (On campus)
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$3,166.68|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$11,931.47|
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- Teaching staff
Co-ordinator: Dr Travis Ingram (Department of Zoology; Deputy Director of the Ecology Programme)
Teaching staff: Academics involved in the Ecology Programme as project supervisors
- Textbooks are not required for this paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking,
Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research,
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- Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this paper will prepare a thesis proposal and/or preliminary research on thesis topic.
Normally taken by students in the paper's year (starting in the first semester and finishing in the second semester) for a master's degree by papers and thesis.