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    A supervised project involving research on an approved topic in the areas of Sport, Exercise and Health or Sport Development and Management, leading to the production of a report.

    About this paper

    Paper title Research Project
    Subject Sport, Physical Education and Exercise
    EFTS 0.3333
    Points 40 points
    Teaching period Full Year (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $3,594.64
    International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.
    Limited to
    PGDipSci, PGDipSpDM
    Enrolments for this paper require departmental permission.
    View more information about departmental permission.

    PGDipSci programme - contact: Peter Lamb,

    PGDipSpDM programme - contact: Associate Professor Mike Sam, Programme Coordinator

    Teaching staff

    Each student will have a different member of the School's academic staff act as their supervisor during this paper.

    Teaching Arrangements

    Usually individual seminars and research with supervisor.


    A reading list will be developed with the supervisor.

    Graduate Attributes Emphasised

    Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation, Information literacy.
    View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.

    Learning Outcomes

    Students will have the opportunity to develop research skills. These may include a literature review, methodological development and primary data gathering.


    Full Year

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
    Learning management system
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