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SOWK490 Dissertation

Supervised individual research on a topic in Social Work.

Paper title Dissertation
Paper code SOWK490
Subject Social Work
EFTS 0.1667
Points 40 points 40 points
Teaching period(s) Full Year, Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,312.10
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,352.87

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Prerequisite
126 300-level SOWK or SOWX points
Restriction
SOWK 590, SOWX 490
Limited to
BSW(Hons), MA
Eligibility
Bachelor of Social Work students are invited to apply based on their third-year grades.
Contact
sgsw@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Dr Emily Keddell
Paper Structure
Teaching Arrangements
A series of seminars, plus individual supervision
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
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Learning Outcomes
By the end of the paper students will display an in-depth knowledge of a selected area of research, competent research and analytical skills, and the ability to complete a large written piece of work.

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Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
None

Seminar

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Friday 12:00-13:50 9-12, 15, 19, 30, 32, 36-37

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
None

Seminar

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Friday 12:00-13:50 9-12, 15, 19, 30, 32, 36-37