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NEUR490 Dissertation

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

Paper title Dissertation
Paper code NEUR490
Subject Neuroscience
EFTS 0.5000
Points 60 points
Teaching period Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,772.00
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $17,524.00

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Limited to
BSc(Hons), PGDipSci
BSc(Hons) and approved PGDipSci students majoring in Neuroscience should enrol in NEUR 490. Enrolments for this paper require require departmental permission.
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Teaching staff
Students must obtain agreement from a neuroscientist at the University of Otago to supervise them before they are admitted to the programme. The student will be hosted in their supervisor's department.
Research articles.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
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Learning Outcomes
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of a specific area of neuroscience research
  • Understand research methods and analysis
  • Communicate results

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Full Year

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system