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A supervised research dissertation. Candidates enrolled for APSY660 Dissertation must present a dissertation to the Postgraduate Office no later than 1 February of the year following enrolment in the course.
In this course you conduct independent research and write a dissertation under the guidance of a supervisor. The dissertation will present the results of a research investigation into an area relevant to organisational psychology. The topic of your dissertation is decided on in collaboration with your supervisor.
Design a study that will allow the research questions to be answered, or hypotheses to be testedConduct the appropriate analyses to answer research questions, or test hypotheses Write a dissertation, including literature review, methods, results, discussionReflect on results, limitations, and strengths of research projectOutline implications of results for research and practitionersContribute to a community or researchers in the APSY660 cohort
This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:
Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award
Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.
Employable, innovative and enterprising
Students will develop key skills and attributes sought by employers that can be used in a range of applications.
Engaged with the community
Students will have observed and understood a culture within a community by reflecting on their own performance and experiences within that community.
Students will comprehend the influence of global conditions on their discipline and will be competent in engaging with global and multi-cultural contexts.
Subject to the approval of the Head of Department.
Students must attend one activity from each section.
Domestic fee $6,088.00
International Postgraduate fees
* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.
Maximum enrolment is 17
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