Research Project

    Course details

    • Code: RMAN.7005
    • Fee: $1,487*
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 30
    • EFTS: 0.250
    • Subject: Forest Management
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class32 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 2
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)
Related programmes Graduate Diploma in Resource Management;

Course Aim

The aim of this course is for students to experience the challenges of undertaking research, to develop the skills needed for planning and designing research, to research a topic using the literature, to gather and work with data, to report their results, and interpret and critique the outcome. Students will undertake their project in a resource management context of their choice.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. articulate a research question;
  2. prepare a proposal addressing the research question;
  3. determine the requirements for gathering, working with and interpreting data;
  4. critically evaluate and appraise published literature; and
  5. write a scientific report in a publishable format.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017