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PSYC433 Advanced Theoretical Topic

New prescription: In collaboration with any staff member, a student may propose an individual course of study.

Paper title Advanced Theoretical Topic
Paper code PSYC433
Subject Psychology
EFTS 0.0833
Points 10 points 10 points
Teaching period(s) First Semester, Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $653.49
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,757.23

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Restriction
PSYC 475
Eligibility

Entry into Psychology 400-level normally requires a major in Psychology, a B+ average or higher in Psychology 300-level papers, and a pass in PSYC 311 Quantitative Methods. We highly recommend that students have completed PSYC 310. Students from other universities must show evidence of an equivalent level of competence.

Contact

Dr Damian Scarf (damian@psy.otago.ac.nz)

Teaching staff

To be advised

Textbooks

Textbooks are not required for this paper.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Understand the evidence and arguments surrounding a specific issue or area in psychology.
  • Critically evaluate research on a specific issue or area in psychology.
  • Engage in direct discussion with their lecturer about research on a specific issue or area in psychology.
  • Find relevant material from library databases on a specific issue or area in psychology.

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Timetable

First Semester

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

Second Semester

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

New prescription: In collaboration with any staff member, a student may propose an individual course of study.

Paper title Advanced Theoretical Topic
Paper code PSYC433
Subject Psychology
EFTS 0.0833
Points 10 points 10 points
Teaching period(s) First Semester, Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2020 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Restriction
PSYC 475
Eligibility

Entry into Psychology 400-level normally requires a major in Psychology, a B+ average or higher in Psychology 300-level papers, and a pass in PSYC 311 Quantitative Methods. We highly recommend that students have completed PSYC 310. Students from other universities must show evidence of an equivalent level of competence.

Contact

Dr Damian Scarf (damian@psy.otago.ac.nz)

Teaching staff

Dr Damian Scarf

Textbooks

Textbooks are not required for this paper.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Understand the evidence and arguments surrounding a specific issue or area in psychology.
  • Critically evaluate research on a specific issue or area in psychology.
  • Engage in direct discussion with their lecturer about research on a specific issue or area in psychology.
  • Find relevant material from library databases on a specific issue or area in psychology.

^ Top of page

Timetable

First Semester

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

Second Semester

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