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BTNY490 Dissertation

A supervised project involving original research and leading to the production of a dissertation.

Students carry out an independent research project with the guidance and support of an academic supervisor.

Paper title Dissertation
Paper code BTNY490
Subject Botany
EFTS 0.5000
Points 60 points
Teaching period Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,922.50
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $16,550.00

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Limited to
BSc(Hons), PGDipSci
Teaching staff
Co-ordinator: Dr David Orlovich,
Lecturers: Academic staff in Botany
Paper Structure
A research project with student-supervisor meetings, independent research and self-directed learning.
Teaching Arrangements
Independent research as required, attendance at seminars, student-supervisor meetings and oral presentation.
Text books are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation
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Learning Outcomes
The ability to carry out independent research under the guidance of an academic supervisor.

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Full Year

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system