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SPPG020 – Thesis

Module code
Module title
The aim of this module is for the student to complete an independent research study that will contribute to advancing human performance science knowledge in their area of specialization.
  • SP0203
NZQA Level
Level 9
NZQA Credits
Delivery method
  • Web-Supported
Learning hours
Total learning hours
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
By the end of this module the student will be able to:
1. Develop, or further develop, a proposal which will provide a strong structure to guide the thesis.
2. Demonstrate a high order of skill in the planning, execution and completion of a piece of original research.
3. Critically identify and analyse paradigms, and methodologies for practice enquiry that are appropriate to address the identified research question(s).
4. Critically evaluate the ethical and cultural implications of research.
5. Independently apply highly specialised knowledge and skills learned to existing or new situations.
6. Plan, manage and document a substantial and logically structured enquiry as original research for dissemination on a topic related to human performance science.
Assessment Criteria
An overall mark of 50% is required to pass this module.
Teaching and Learning Strategy
May include supervision, work-integrated learning, inquiry-based learning, supported online learning and discussion.
Learning and Teaching Resource
Relevant resources will be shared by the supervisor(s) of the thesis.

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