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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 is usually a literature review and methodology.
|Paper title||Master's Thesis Preparation|
|Subject||Sport, Physical Education and Exercise|
|Teaching period(s)||Full Year
1st Non standard period (5 July 2021 - 24 June 2022) (On campus)
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$3,346.00|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$11,931.47|
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Professor Jim Cotter, School Postgraduate Coordinator (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Teaching staff
Professor Jim Cotter, School's Postgraduate Coordinator (email@example.com)
Each student will have a different member of the School's academic staff act as their supervisor.
Students should approach a potential supervisor before applying for the MSc.
- Paper Structure
The content will be specific to the student's and supervisor's requirements.
- Teaching Arrangements
Usually individual seminars with supervisor.
A reading list will be developed with the supervisor.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Ethics, Research, Self-motivation, Information literacy.
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- Learning Outcomes
Students will have had the opportunity to develop research skills. These may include a literature review and methodological development.