THESIS 15 ECTS
Objectives and contents
The aim of the thesis is to develop and demonstrate the student's abilities to use his/her knowledge and skills in research and development. The subject of the thesis must be working-life oriented and correspond to the student's field of studies. The thesis is a process that includes acquiring the knowledge and necessary skills, choosing the subject, planning and carrying out the research work, reporting and presenting the work. The work will be assessed.
Orientation to Research 10 ECTS. The courses Qualitative Research Methods and Reporting 3 ECTS and Quantitative Research Methods and Reporting 3 ECTS are designed to support the writing of the thesis. Before the students can start the thesis, it is required they have accomplished most of the professional studies of the Degree Programme.