Kursens undervisningsperiod

  • 3 (2020-01-01 till 2020-03-22)
  • 4 (2020-03-23 till 2020-07-31)









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After the course the student should: -be able to specify a problem and an aim for his/her thesis -be able to critically choose the right method and literature -be able to structure a theoretical framework -be able to critically evaluate other students work -be able to present his/her work


-The student should be able to write an aim and problem definition. -The student can choose the right methodological approach. -The student can individually find sources and evaluate them. -The student plans and writes a theoretical framework.


- Finding the topic and aim of the thesis project - Research plan and theoretical part of the thesis - Individual planning and writing - Presentation and feedback in groups


3rd/4th year student, min 105 ECTS (work placements are not included) and at least 30 credits in your major subject have to be accomplished.

Mer information

THE FIRST SESSION IS MANDATORY. Title hand in happens in mid-February (exact timeline presented at the first meeting)


Literature: Bryman, A. & Bell, E. . Business Research Methods. London: Oxford University Press AND other relevant material added by the lecturer


  • Föreläsningar - 10 timmar
  • Individuell handledning och grupphandledning - 15 timmar
  • Projekt- och produktionsarbete/konstnärlig verksamhet - 10 timmar
  • Självstudier - 70 timmar
  • Nätbaserade - 10 timmar
  • Seminarier - 20 timmar


  • Kursens totala antal arbetstimmar: 135 timmar
  • Varav självstyrda studieformer: 135 timmar
  • Varav schemalagda studier: 0 timmar


Flerformsundervisning (delvis nätundervisning handledd eller självstudier)


  • Demonstrationer och färdighetsprov
  • Essä, rapporter, produktioner och portfolio


Assessment requirements The student should write a draft for his/her thesis, write a problem definition and give the aim description. At the end of the course the student should present a written theory and present it orally, further the student should be an opponent to another students work. To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations: Approved title, intro and method writings Approved seminar report and presentation (first thesis draft) Opponent's report Some points are given for active participation during meetings in class. The student has to attend a certain amount of coaching seminars to pass the course. Grading Max points 100 50-59: 1 60-69: 2 70-79: 3 80-89: 4 90-100: 5


  • Björk Kaj-Mikael
  • Eriksson Niklas
  • Fabricius Susanna
  • Forsström Mikael
  • Halmén Mia
  • Henriksson Robert
  • Hongell Linn
  • Kietz Tove
  • Pehrsson Patrik
  • Puukko Linda
  • Stenius Andreas
  • Stenius Minna
  • Tigerstedt Christa


Tigerstedt Christa

Kursens hemsida


Antal kursplatser

Ingen begränsning (26 studenter anmälda)

Delprestation i kraft till

12 månader efter kursens slutdatum


2019-12-24 till 2020-01-20


  • Datum meddelas senare - Demonstrationer och presentationer
  • Datum meddelas senare - Rapporter och produktioner
Datum Tid Rum Titel Beskrivning Organisatör
2020-01-20 08:30 - 10:00 A311 Seminars - Kick off Kick off Tigerstedt Christa
2020-02-14 10:15 - 12:45 A311 Seminars thesis reading workshop, 5+5 points Tigerstedt Christa
2020-03-06 09:30 - 11:45 B522 Seminars MANDATORY: topic and title presentations (for all new thesis writers) Tigerstedt Christa
2020-03-20 09:00 - 10:30 Seminars Presentations of chapter 1 with the supervisors. Will be held in Zoom or in Teams.   General coaching in Zoom Q&A 10-11, with Christa.  See bulletin in its. Björk Kaj-Mikael
Fabricius Susanna
Halmén Mia
Henriksson Robert
Hongell Linn
Kietz Tove
Stenius Andreas
Tigerstedt Christa
2020-04-16 10:15 - 12:45 Seminars Method chapter presentations done over Zoom: https://arcada.zoom.us/j/7567553130 Tigerstedt Christa
2020-05-20 13:00 - 17:00 Seminars Mandatory: presentation of the seminar report (6000 words) , chapters 1-3 Björk Kaj-Mikael
Fabricius Susanna
Halmén Mia
Henriksson Robert
Hongell Linn
Kietz Tove
Pehrsson Patrik
Puukko Linda
Stenius Andreas
Tigerstedt Christa

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