Master Research Project in Mathematics (for SPB)

Faculteit Science and Engineering
Jaar 2019/20
Vakcode WIAFS-30EC
Vaknaam Master Research Project in Mathematics (for SPB)
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode hele jaar

Uitgebreide vaknaam Master Research Project in Mathematics (for Science, Policy and Business)
Leerdoelen At the end of the master project the student is able to:
- conduct scientific research in the field of Mathematics;
- independently investigate, and critically evaluate, scientific mathematical
- distinguish between main and side issues;
- formulate a research question and appraise it based on relevant scientific literature;
- develop and/or apply research methods to answer scientific questions;
- systematically organize the work in scientific research and formulate realistic and original solutions to complex problems;
- draw conclusions based on the research outcome;
- write a clear and structured report about the research and discuss the conclusions in a scientific context;
- effectively communicate acquired knowledge, insights and skills to
others, both in writing and in oral presentation;
- reflect critically on his/her own attitude and adapt if necessary;
- reflect critically on ethical issue with respect to the code of conduct of scientific research;
- identify societal and ethical implications of scientific research, and
is able to critically reflect on their actions in this context;
- independently acquire new knowledge and skills that are relevant for their professional career in science.
Omschrijving The research projects provide experience with each of the stages of research: planning, analysis, writing and presentation.
Uren per week
Toetsvorm Presentatie (P), Verslag (R)
Vaksoort master
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
MSc Mathematics: Science, Business and Policy  (MSc Mathematics: Science, Business and Policy) - hele jaar verplicht