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

    About this paper

    Paper title Dissertation
    Subject Psychology
    EFTS 0.3333
    Points 40 points
    Teaching period Full Year (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $3,401.99
    International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.
    Limited to
    BA(Hons), BSc(Hons), PGDipArts, PGDipSci

    Assoc. Prof. Damian Scarf

    Teaching staff

    Associate Prof. Damian Scarf (in conjunction with Project Supervisor)


    Textbooks are not required for this paper.

    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Communication, Critical thinking, Environmental literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
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    Learning Outcomes

    Students who successfully complete the paper will be able to:

    • Demonstrate understanding of a research area
    • Understand psychological methods and analysis
    • Communicate results through oral and written communication


    Full Year

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
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