Guided work and assignments in literature research, evaluation and criticism of published papers, essay writing, and data analysis.
|Paper title||Research Skills|
|Teaching period||Semester 1 (On campus)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,141.35|
|International Tuition Fees||Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.|
- 54 points at 200-level or above from Science Schedule C
- Schedule C
- Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Associate Professor David Orlovich
Associate Professor Tina Summerfield
- Teaching Arrangements
One 2-hour tutorial per week.
Several 1-day field trips may be scheduled on weekends.
Compulsory field work during the mid-semester break.
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical
thinking, Cultural understanding, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research,
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
- Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this paper will gain proficiency in:
- Scientific and popular writing
- Experimental/study design
- Scientific documentation
- Molecular biology skills
- Specimen curation