The assignment will normally be carried out during the last semester of the study program. At this stage, students will have acquired the relevant academic knowledge and competence needed for accomplishing a relevant assignments.
A candidate who has completed and passed his or her master thesis has acquired the following learning outcomes:
- is able to present and communicate extensive independent work
- can describe the problem clearly and masters the terms and expressions within the academic field
- has acquired an overview of relevant international literature, scientific reporting and ethical standards in the field, and manages to deal critically with various sources of information
- is able to analyse relevant theoretical models and/or studies supported by scientific research
- masters analysis of relevant scholarly tools and techniques
- is able to give an account of the academic problem and analyse results and independent conclusions according to the problem
- is able to reflect upon and evaluate his/her own work in a critical manner
- is able to defend high moral standards in scientific, as well as other, context, thus being a good role model
Required prerequisite knowledge
|Master Thesis||1/1||1||A - F|
A candidate will generally have one attempt at a performing examination or Bachelor's or Master's thesis.
a) Upon application, a second attempt may be granted if a candidate wishes to improve their grade. In such cases, the candidate may not be permitted to revise a previously submitted response, but must write a new response on a new basis
b) Upon application, a candidate who has not passed the bachelor's or master's thesis may be granted a second attempt. In such cases, a reworked version of the bachelor's or master's thesis may be submitted, or a completely new thesis may be submitted. This must then be submitted by the specified deadline and will count as a new exam attempt.
c) The Dean himself shall issue supplementary regulations for the completion and supervision of Bachelor's and Master's theses.
A bachelor´s or a master´s thesis not submitted in time will be graded Fail.
Read more: http://student.uis.no/getfile.php/Intranett%20Studentsider%20og%20ansattsider/Reglar1.pdf
- Course teacher
- Gerhard Ersdal , Jonas Odland, Luis Manuel Faria Da Rocha Evangelista, Guillermo Rojas Orts , Yaaseen Ahmad Amith , Jan Inge Dalane, Kjell Tore Fosså , Charlotte Obhrai , Arnfinn Ivar Nergaard, Knut Erik Teigen Giljarhus , Samarakoon Mudiyansele Samindi Samarakoon , Dimitrios Pavlou , Muk Chen Ong , Ove Mikkelsen , Rolv Arnstein Øvrelid , Kenneth Alasdair Macdonald , Jasna Bogunovic Jakobsen , Torfinn Havn , Siri Margrethe Kalvig, Vidar Folke Hansen , Samdar Kakay , Chandima Ratnayake Ratnayake Mudiyanselage , Bjørn Helge Hjertager , Per Martin Skjerpe
- Course coordinator
- Daniel Nalliah Karunakaran , Sudath Chaminda Siriwardane Siriwardane Arachchilage , Katrine van Raaij, Vidar Folke Hansen , Ove Tobias Gudmestad , Jasna Bogunovic Jakobsen , Conrad Carstensen, Ivar Langen, Kåre Bærheim, Hirpa Gelgele Lemu , E. Mariero, Jayantha Prasanna Liyanage , Tore Markeset , Mohsen Assadi
- Head of Department
- Per Martin Skjerpe, Tor Henning Hemmingsen
- Coordinator laboratory exercises
- Johan Andreas Håland Thorkaas , Martin Bae, Thor Johan Aksland
Method of work
Sist oppdatert: 14.12.2019