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CLTE495 Master's Thesis Preparation

Preparation of a thesis proposal/preliminary thesis research.

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Paper title Master's Thesis Preparation
Paper code CLTE495
Subject Clothing and Textile Sciences
EFTS 0.3333
Points 40 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2019
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,734.96
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $11,032.23

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CLTX 495
Limited to
In the case of part-time students it is recommended that students take at least two 400-level taught papers before enrolling in CLTE 495.
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Professor Raechel Laing
Paper Structure
Individual supervision meetings
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Scholarship, Research.
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Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will be able to
  • Identify and develop an appropriate research problem and plan and conduct preliminary work within ethical guidelines
  • Employ effective information search strategies, leading to a literature review in which the topic is placed within a wider field of knowledge
  • Critically analyse a body of knowledge relevant to the research problem in the clothing and textile sciences field
  • Develop, select, justify and, where relevant, apply appropriate methods as the foundation for further research
  • Analyse, present and discuss findings in an appropriate manner
  • Prepare a written report on the project for a relevant readership

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Not offered in 2019

Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system