Finnish / English.
Student will plan and write up thesis by getting acquainted to
an interesting biology subject and reviewing it critically with the
help of relevant scientific source material.
Independent research work on a scientific
subject in agreement with the responsible professor and under the
supervision of the Department. The supervisors may be professors of
the department, docents and other teachers and researchers who have
the docent’s status. The student may have several
supervisors, the other supervisor may be from other department,
university (also abroad) or from research institute. The
subject must be agreed on with the professor in advance. The
research work can contain fieldwork, laboratory work, theoretical
work or work on collections in museum. The work always includes a
literature survey. After having completed the thesis, the student
writes the Maturity Exam. The dean will order the examiners by the
proposal of the professor. Pro gradu working group accepts and
grades the thesis on the basis of the examiners’ opinions.
List of the actual B.Sc. thesis topics is on Noppa.
About 20 pages long thesis.
Compulsory to the biology students.
Done at the same time as B.Sc. seminar workshop in
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assessment criteria at the University of Oulu
Pass / Fail.