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PHCY480 Honours Research Project

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The development, implementation and reporting of an original individual research project, supervised by a Dunedin-based PBRF-eligible School of Pharmacy staff member and approved by the Dean of the School of Pharmacy.

Paper title Honours Research Project
Paper code PHCY480
Subject Pharmacy
EFTS 0.1988
Points 36 points
Teaching period 1st Non standard period (1 November 2019 - 29 October 2020)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,655.21
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $8,319.98

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Limited to
Teaching staff
Dr Shyamal Das
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
This paper will:
  • Introduce students to scientific research and research methods
  • Develop students' skills in literature retrieval, critical evaluation, the construction of research proposals, data collection, data analysis and research report writing and presentation
  • Increase students' understanding of ethical issues and health and safety issues pertaining to research
  • Allow students to undertake structured research activities or in-depth study in an individual area of interest relevant to pharmacy

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1st Non standard period (1 November 2019 - 29 October 2020)

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system