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MARI495 Master's Thesis Preparation

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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.

This paper is required for students enrolled in the MSc in Marine Science. It involves a year-long field- or lab-based independent research project, culminating in a major thesis proposal. Admission to the programme is contingent on having a supervisor and an approved research project.

Paper title Master's Thesis Preparation
Paper code MARI495
Subject Marine Science
EFTS 0.3333
Points 40 points
Teaching period 1st Non standard period (21 February 2020 - 7 November 2020)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,132.35
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $11,583.84

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Limited to
MSc
Contact
abby.smith@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff

Fourth-Year Co-ordinators: Professor Abby Smith

Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Scholarship, Critical thinking, Ethics, Research.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will have gained significant knowledge and experience in undertaking individual research.

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (21 February 2020 - 7 November 2020)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 10:00-11:50 38
Monday 10:00-12:50 20, 40
Monday 11:00-11:50 19, 21, 28, 30, 33, 36, 41, 45
Monday 11:00-12:50 9-13

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.

This paper is required for students enrolled in the MSc in Marine Science. It involves a year-long field- or lab-based independent research project, culminating in a major thesis proposal. Admission to the programme is contingent on having a supervisor and an approved research project.

Paper title Master's Thesis Preparation
Paper code MARI495
Subject Marine Science
EFTS 0.3333
Points 40 points 20 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (1 February 2021 - 15 December 2021), 2nd Non standard period (1 February 2021 - 15 December 2021)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2021 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Limited to
MSc
Notes
Carried out over 9 to 10 months, involving an average of 12 to 13 hours of work per week.
Contact
abby.smith@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff

Fourth-Year Co-ordinators: Professor Abby Smith

Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Scholarship, Critical thinking, Ethics, Research.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will have gained significant knowledge and experience in undertaking individual research.

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (1 February 2021 - 15 December 2021)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 10:00-12:50 19, 34, 39
Monday 11:00-11:50 18, 20, 28, 32, 36, 38, 41, 45
Monday 11:00-12:50 9-13, 16-17

2nd Non standard period (1 February 2021 - 15 December 2021)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard