A supervised project involving original research and leading to the production of a dissertation
|Subject||Aquaculture and Fisheries|
|Teaching period(s)||Full Year
2nd Non standard period (10 January 2023 - 11 November 2023) (On campus)
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,227.00|
|International Tuition Fees||Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.|
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- Carried out over 9 to 10 months, involving an average of 20 to 25 hours of work per week.
This paper is for students enrolled in the BAppSc(Hons) degree in Aquaculture and Fisheries. It involves a year-long field- or lab-based independent research project, culminating in a major dissertation. You may use this qualification to go on to another research degree (e.g. MSc or PhD). Admission to the programme is contingent on having a supervisor and an approved research project.
- Teaching staff
Fourth-Year Co-ordinator: Professor Abby Smith
- Paper Structure
Carried out over 9 to 10 months (February to November), involving an average of 20 to 25 hours of work per week.
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Critical Thinking, Research Skills, Integrity, Communication
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
- Learning Outcomes
Students gain significant knowledge, experience, literacy, and communication skills while undertaking individual research projects, and writing a detailed dissertation.