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SURV469 Special Topic

2021 information for papers will be published in early September. 

A course of directed reading in a approved topic.

A special topic provides students with additional/indepth knowledge in a given subject area. It is also an ideal paper for students contemplating an honours degree as the specific research and knowledge will be designed to prepare for and support a dissertation.

Paper title Special Topic
Paper code SURV469
Subject Surveying
EFTS 0.1334
Points 18 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2020
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,110.69
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,411.27

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SURV 569, 430
Schedule C
Students must seek approval from the Dean of the School of Surveying before enrolling in this paper.
Enrolments for this paper require departmental permission.
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Teaching staff
Students must contact (prior to choosing the paper) the School of Surveying lecturer specialising in the required area to obtain agreement to be supervised by that lecturer and hence, approval to undertake the paper in that particular discipline.
Paper Structure
The structure of the paper will vary depending on the supervisor and the topic.
Teaching Arrangements
Teaching arrangements will differ with each student/lecturer/subject area. To be negotiated.
To be advised
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
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Learning Outcomes
Learning outcomes will vary and be agreed upon by both parties, depending on the goals/reason why a student wishes to undertake in-depth study within a given subject area.

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Not offered in 2020

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system