The course takes place in period

  • 1 (2019-08-01 to 2019-10-27)
  • 2 (2019-10-28 to 2019-12-31)
  • 3 (2020-01-01 to 2020-03-22)
  • 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

4

Total number of ECTS

15 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is that the student develops her professional identity

Learning outcomes

After completing the course, completing your studies, you deepen your proficiency through a thesis. Under thesis performs an own development within production, in projects or in continuous operations in your industry. The aim of the thesis is that you develop and show your ability to apply your knowledge and skills in practical expert tasks related to professional studies. According Polytechnics (9.5.2003/351), polytechnics have to responsible for granting such higher education for vocational expert information based on working life and employment development as well as on research and artistic and cultural starting points, to support individual professional development and to conduct applied research and development work serving polytechnic education and support work and regional development and takes into account the economic structure in region and to pursue artistic activities. Then polytechnics to fulfill their duties, they shall promote lifelong learning. The thesis is a final project that includes 15 credits. The thesis should be anchored in the workplace and should be relevant to the development of the industry. Specifically, it could mean that you organize an event or is involved has its own responsibility in any organization's operations. A good thesis must contain relevant results for people in your chosen field. It may be e.g. improvement suggestions for working practices in the workplace you have involved in. Much of today's work requires this ability to find information, plan, execute, and analyze and develop. The work proves that you can combine the practical professional skills with theoretical knowledge in a way that is relevant to your professional field.

Course contents

Participation in seminars See Arcada instruction for thesis

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Finnished internship

Previous course names

None

Additional information

None

Recommended or required reading

None

Study activities

  • Lectures - 10 hours
  • Small-group work - 50 hours
  • Individual studies - 335 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 10 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 405 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 405 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

Exams (written-, oral-, home-)

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations: Examination: Thesis

Teacher

Hyde-Clark Nathalie

Examiner

Träskman Tomas

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit (4 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2019-08-12 to 2019-09-08

Assessment methods

Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2020-02-25 14:00 - 15:00 B326 Examensarbete Bäck Maria
Löv Monica

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