Finnish, Swedish, Englsih or other possible language which is agreed with professors.
(1st or) 2nd year, 1st or 2nd semesters (autumn or spring semesters)
Indicates that the student is able to carry out demanding and independent academic research work. Thesis shows that the student can write a Thesis which are based on material that he/she has studied and on basic concepts and phenomena of his/her field of specialization. In the Thesis the student can use the most central research methods, and can classify, analyse and evaluate his/her knowledge in relation to the tradition of the research field. The Thesis shows that the student can make accurate conclusions about the studied phenomena and he/she reflects those in relation to research tradition. Thesis is based on latest aspects of the field and also develops new research subjects and questions.
The Thesis will deal with the subject that is approved by professor or other supervisor. The student will take part to Seminar (I, II, III) in Master Thesis (791631S).
Independent research report.
Common course to all students of Geography.
Recommendation: all the Basic and Intermediate studies are finished and main part of Advanced studies are finished.
Read more about assessment criteria at the University of Oulu webpage.
The Thesis will approved and grades the Departmental Council of the Department of Geography, 1 5.
Yes. Master thesis can be carried out in wider research or development project.