Master Thesis Seminar
level of course unit
Learning outcomes of course unit
The following skills are developed in the course:
- Students are aware of how scientific reviews are conducted.
- Students are also aware of how to present results to a scientific community.
- Students can critically question scientific findings.
prerequisites and co-requisites
The course accompanies the students while they draft and write their master thesis. The colloquium will therefore present and discuss the question/hypothesis and structure of the Master thesis. In addition, the scientific methodology of the Master thesis is discussed and questioned and advice is given on the formal design of the Master thesis.
recommended or required reading
- Franck, N. (2007): Handbuch Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten (Ed. 2), Fischer Taschenbuch Verlag, Frankfurt am Main (ISBN: 978-3596151868)
assessment methods and criteria
language of instruction
number of ECTS credits allocated
eLearning quota in percent
planned learning activities and teaching methods
The following methods are used:
- Interactive workshop
- Lecture with discussion
semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered
name of lecturer(s)
Prof. (FH) Dr. Johannes Lüthi
course unit code
type of course unit
mode of delivery