A supervised project involving research and leading to the production of a research report.
At the end of the second semester the results of the project are reported in the form of a dissertation. This paper is usually part of a one-year Postgraduate Diploma in Science and is also required for direct entry into a one-year thesis-only research MSc degree.
|Paper title||Research Project|
|Teaching period(s)||Full Year
1st Non standard period (10 July 2023 - 19 June 2024) (On campus)
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$3,309.34|
|International Tuition Fees||Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.|
- Limited to
- PGDipSci, PGDipAppSc
- Enrolments for this paper require departmental permission. View more information about departmental permission.
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- Teaching staff
- Students carry out GENE 480 under supervision of any member of the Genetics research and teaching staff.
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical
thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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- Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this paper will demonstrate effective written communication and analysis of scientific results.