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INTS590 Research Dissertation

A research project of not more than 20,000 words.

This paper focuses on the critical aspects in writing a Master's level dissertation in the field of international studies. The dissertation is an 18,000-to-20,000-word research project written over an intensive twelve-month period.

Paper title Research Dissertation
Paper code INTS590
Subject International Studies
EFTS 0.5
Points 60 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (25 February 2022 - 17 February 2023) (On campus)
2nd Non standard period (4 July 2022 - 26 June 2023) (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,210.00
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Limited to
MIntSt
Contact
politics@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Professor Robert Patman
Textbooks

Textbooks are not required for this paper.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
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Learning Outcomes

After taking this paper, students will acquire an enhanced awareness of the importance of analytical rigour, different methodologies, techniques, and organisational processes that are involved in writing a Master's level dissertation in the field of international studies.

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (25 February 2022 - 17 February 2023)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Friday 13:00-14:50 13, 18-21

2nd Non standard period (4 July 2022 - 26 June 2023)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

A research project of not more than 20,000 words.

This paper focuses on the critical aspects in writing a Master's level dissertation in the field of international studies. The dissertation is an 18,000-to-20,000-word research project written over an intensive twelve-month period.

Paper title Research Dissertation
Paper code INTS590
Subject International Studies
EFTS 0.5
Points 60 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (3 March 2023 - 23 February 2024) (On campus)
2nd Non standard period (7 July 2023 - 28 June 2024) (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2023 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

^ Top of page

Limited to
MIntSt
Contact
politics@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Professor Robert Patman
Textbooks

Textbooks are not required for this paper.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes

After taking this paper, students will acquire an enhanced awareness of the importance of analytical rigour, different methodologies, techniques, and organisational processes that are involved in writing a Master's level dissertation in the field of international studies.

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (3 March 2023 - 23 February 2024)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Friday 13:00-14:50 13, 18-20

2nd Non standard period (7 July 2023 - 28 June 2024)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard