CHEM430-23S1 (C) Semester One 2023

Research Methods 1: Research Proposal and Ethics

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 20 February 2023
End Date: Sunday, 25 June 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 5 March 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 14 May 2023


This course comprises a series of workshops of advanced study in contemporary research methodology in the chemical sciences, such as research and professional scientific communication skills including written, visual and oral communication; directed inquiry and problem solving skills; critical analysis and in-depth studies in specific specialised areas of contemporary chemical research. The topics covered by this course are: - Writing a research proposal - Writing a quality assessment plan for research activities - Ethics of publishing - Ethics of research

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Sarah Masters


Paul Kruger , Sally Gaw , Deborah Crittenden and Ian Shaw


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Assignment 1 50%
Assignment 2 20%
Assignment 3 30%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,114.00

* 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.

For further information see School of Physical & Chemical Sciences .

All CHEM430 Occurrences

  • CHEM430-23S1 (C) Semester One 2023