An important objective in the Research Master Psychology is to acquire knowledge, skills and attitudes needed for performing scientific research in Psychology. The goal of the research projects is to provide students with an opportunity to acquire practical experience in carrying out scientific research (including problem definition, making research designs and reporting), and to learn to work independently.
The objectives of the research thesis proposal are
Students discuss their research topic with their supervisor and present their topic on the obligatory proposal meeting. They write their proposal and revise it according to the feedback provided by the supervisor. On 28 February at latest, they submit their proposal with two peer reviews and a statement that the project has been approved by the Ethics Committee. The Thesis Committee provides feedback and gives suggestions for revising the proposal if necessary. The Thesis proposal has to be approved and graded by the Thesis Committee prior to the data-collection
Individual supervision by a staff member elegible as Research Master’s supervisor , one obligatory proposal meeting, feedback from Thesis Committee
The Thesis committee assesses the quality of the proposal. and gives suggestions for revising the proposal if necessary : 2/3 of the grade is based on the first draft, 1/3 is based on the revised version (if applicable).
Thursday 20-12-2018 17.00 hrs.
Thursday 28 February 2019 17.00 hrs.
Students should aim at completion of the whole research thesis project before July 1st.
Thesis Kickoff meeting: Thursday 1-11-2018 17.00-19.00 hrs.
Thesis Proposal meeting: Thursday 31-01-2018 11.00-13.00 hrs
The thesis proposal has to be approved and graded by the Thesis Committee prior to the data-collection.
Teaching format Thesis
Individual supervision by a staff member who is elegible as Research Master’s supervisor
Objectives for the Research Thesis:
Students should aim at completion of the project before:
Juli 1st 2018