Master's Thesis BA SIM

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2020/21
Vakcode EBM723B20
Vaknaam Master's Thesis BA SIM
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II (en semester I)
ECTS 20
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Master's Thesis BA SIM
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. recognise and analyse a problem in the specialist field;
2. do a literature search on a certain theme within the specialist field;
3. make a research design of a complex problem in the specialist field and employ specific research methods;
4. collect qualitative or quantitative data using appropriate data collection methods, analyse data and/or to design a solution in the specialist field;
5. draw conclusions, make recommendations, generalise findings and identify limitations of a research in the specialist field;
6. write a (research) report in a systematic manner by exhibiting clear and precise use of English.
Omschrijving The purpose of the master's thesis in Business Administration and Strategic Innovation Management is that the graduate demonstrates his or her ability to do research independently within the chosen specialization. Each semester, students can choose a preferred research theme from available research topics. In general teachers supervise a group of students working on the same theme or topic. Each supervisor defines a broad theme for the master's thesis projects he/ she is willing to supervise in a specific semester.
Uren per week 1
Onderwijsvorm -groepsbegeleiding ,  -individuele begeleiding
(individual research project)
Toetsvorm -individuele opdracht,  -individuele presentatie
(Thesis and Graduation Manual MSc BA)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator dr. P.J. Steinberg
Docent(en) prof. dr. P.M.M. de Faria
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Depends on the chosen research theme and topic
Entreevoorwaarden Students need 20 EC of their master of which 10 EC from mandatory, profile-specific courses.
Opmerkingen Students can start their thesis 2 times a year at the beginning of semester 1 and 2. Thesis supervision only takes place during that semester; the final submission is at the end of the semester in which the thesis research started.
Contact person: Dr P.J. Steinberg, email: p.j.steinberg@rug.nl Secretary: room 5411-0434, tel. +31(0)50 363 4111, email: i.b.a.neef@rug.nl
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Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
MSc BA - Strategic Innovation Management/SIM  (basisprogramma MSc BA SIM) 1 semester II verplicht
Wordt meerdere malen per jaar aangeboden 1 semester I keuze