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HUNT495 Master's Thesis Preparation

Preparation of a thesis proposal/preliminary thesis research. Normally taken by students in the papers year for a Master’s degree by papers and thesis.

Paper title Master's Thesis Preparation
Paper code HUNT495
Subject Human Nutrition
EFTS 0.3333
Points 40 points
Teaching period Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,661.63
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $10,710.93

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Limited to
Normally taken by students in the papers-year for a master's degree by papers and thesis.
Teaching staff
Dr Bernard Venn
Paper Structure
Students complete preliminary reading on the research topic, the outline of a literature review, development of the research protocol and ethics application (if relevant).
Teaching Arrangements
Regular meetings set in consultation with a supervisor.
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork, scholarship, communication.
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Learning Outcomes
By the end of this paper students will have further developed their ability to communicate technical information and to critically appraise scientific literature in the field of human nutrition.

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Full Year

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system