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

    About this paper

    Paper title Special Topic
    Subject Surveying
    EFTS 0.2964
    Points 40 points
    Teaching period Not offered in 2024 (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $2,680.05
    International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.
    SURV 474
    Students must seek approval from an appropriate School of Surveying supervisor, prior to enrolling in this paper.

    Suitable for postgraduate students and professionals who wish to gain greater in-depth knowledge/expertise in a specific subject area.

    Enrolments for this paper require departmental permission.
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    Teaching staff

    To be advised when paper next offered.

    Paper Structure
    The paper structure will be confirmed by the supervisor once the specialisation and goals have been established between the student/supervisor.
    Teaching Arrangements
    Teaching arrangements will differ with each student/lecturer/subject area. To be negotiated.

    To be advised when paper next offered.

    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
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    Learning Outcomes

    To be advised when paper next offered.


    Not offered in 2024

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
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