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CHTH490 Dissertation

Supervised individual research on a topic in Christian thought and history.

Paper title Dissertation
Paper code CHTH490
Subject Christian Thought and History
EFTS 0.5
Points 60 points
Teaching period(s) Full Year (Distance learning)
Full Year (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,620.00
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CHTX 490
Limited to
BA(Hons), BTheol(Hons), PGDipArts, PGDipTheol
Teaching staff
Students will work under the supervision of their chosen supervisor.
Teaching Arrangements
Regular one-to-one meetings between student and supervisor.
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
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Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete the paper will have

  • Mastery of complex subject matter
  • The ability to identify and evaluate critically the findings and discussions in scholarly literature and other forms of information
  • The ability to design a well-structured, relevant and integrated plan of research
  • The ability to carry out such research using appropriate methods of investigation and analysis
  • The ability to analyse, argue and reach conclusions that are informed by independent inquiry and other available information
  • The ability to undertake rigorous intellectual analysis, criticism and problem solving

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Full Year

Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system

Full Year

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system