The course takes place in period

4 (2020-03-23 to 2020-07-31)

Level/category

Professional studies

Teaching language

Swedish

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

3

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

Solve practical problems in thesis writing. Start the thesis work and support the research and writing processes. Implement scientific thinking and research methodology.

Learning outcomes

1. Ability to write research plans 2. Ability to write a disposition 3. Ability to write scientific text 4. Ability to present own text 5. Ability to opponent to others texts 6. Ability to search, study and judge literature 7. Know the central parts of research methodology

Course contents

All phases of thesis writing and research methodology.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

English

Recommended or required reading

Martin Höst, Björn Regnell och Per Runeson: Att genomföra ett examensarbete, Studentlitteratur, 2006, ISBN 987-91-44-00521-8. Juha T. Hakala: Snart magister? Guide för examensarbetet, Gaudeamus Kirja, 2001, ISBN 951- 662-832-X

Study activities

  • Lectures - 20 hours
  • Practical exercises - 20 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 43 hours
  • Individual studies - 30 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 113 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 113 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations: Examination 1 .... Examination 2.... etc. (examinations include written examination tests, demonstrations and presentations, reports and produktions, essays, and also presence at specified occasions) The examinations contribute to the final grade as follows: ...

Teacher

  • Karlsson Jonny
  • Westerlund Magnus
  • Åvall Ann-Kristin
  • Pusa Tatja
  • Sandell Magdalena

Examiner

Westerlund Magnus

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit (29 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2020-03-09 to 2020-04-05

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2019-11-07 13:15 - 16:00 F367 Metodologi och examensseminarium: Extra presentationstillfälle Karlsson Jonny
2020-03-30 13:45 - 15:15 F367 Metodologi och examensseminarium Westerlund Magnus
2020-04-07 14:30 - 16:00 F367 Metodologi och examensseminarium Pusa Tatja
Westerlund Magnus
2020-04-14 12:00 - 13:30 F367 Metodologi och examensseminarium Westerlund Magnus
2020-04-21 11:45 - 14:00 F367 Metodologi och examensseminarium Westerlund Magnus
2020-04-23 12:15 - 12:45 Thesis Forum IA https://arcada.zoom.us/j/68891184220 Meeting ID: 688 9118 4220 Karlsson Jonny
2020-05-08 10:00 - 12:30 F367 Metodologi och examensseminarium Westerlund Magnus
2020-05-12 11:45 - 14:00 F367 Metodologi och examensseminarium Westerlund Magnus
2020-05-20 09:00 - 14:00 Thesis Forum IA ZOOM ID: 642 1225 1835 ZOOM-LÖSEN: tf-ia, TIDTABELL: https://start.arcada.fi/sv/mina-studier/examensarbete/thesis-forum/thesis-presentationer-for-ekonomi-och-affarsanalys Karlsson Jonny
2020-06-01 10:00 - 13:45 Individuell examensarbetsdiskussion Anmäl dej på Doodle: https://doodle.com/poll/gkntv3eu95sqhv94 Tillfället hålls på Zoom (Zoom-ID meddelas strax innan) Karlsson Jonny
2020-06-08 09:15 - 13:45 Individuell examensarbetsdiskussion Anmäl dej på Doodle: https://doodle.com/poll/gkntv3eu95sqhv94 Tillfället hålls på Zoom (Zoom-ID meddelas strax innan) Karlsson Jonny

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