The course takes place in period

3 (2020-01-01 to 2020-03-22)


Professional studies

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Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is that the student conducts a smaller study in a structured and methodologically correct way, and develops his/her abilities writing scientifically and clear and his/her ability to critically review and evaluate a thesis work.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to - argue for his/her data -gathering and -analysing method -critically discuss and evaluate his /her work comparing it to earlier research in the field - present the result in a seminar - function as an opponent to another thesis during a thesis presentation

Course contents

Tutoring, data gathering, analysis, reporting and opponentship. To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations: - Presentation of passed thesis work, passed maturity test and passed opponentship

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Theory of Science and Methodology, Thesis Work Part 1 and 2

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

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: ...


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Group size

No limit (11 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Course enrolment period

2019-12-24 to 2020-01-20

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