Master Thesis Proposal

Faculteit Medische Wetenschappen / UMCG
Jaar 2019/20
Vakcode GKCPE027
Vaknaam Master Thesis Proposal
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II

Uitgebreide vaknaam Master Thesis Proposal
Leerdoelen After the course, students will be able (a) to give an up-to-date and comprehensive overview of the literature in the field, including relevant theories and empirical research; (b) to formulate a clear, innovative and relevant research aim, based on an overview of the literature; (c) to translate the research aim into testable research questions and hypotheses; (d) to select an appropriate study design, data collection methods and statistical analyses to answer the research questions; (e) to set up and plan a research project; (f) to write down a research project as a scientific proposal; (g) to present and defend a research project during a scientific symposium.
Omschrijving The aim of the master thesis proposal is to set up a research project that will be carried out for the master thesis and that fits the requirements for a master thesis project within the CPE programme. Specific aims are (a) to set up and describe an innovative and relevant master thesis project, taking into account current developments in the area of research and relevant research methodologies, (b) to write a research proposal and (c) to present and defend the research proposal during a scientific symposium. As part of the project, students to write a short proposal that will be evaluated against the criteria of a master thesis project within CPE.
Uren per week
(Individual supervision by PI supervisor and research team)
(Written proposal and oral presentation of the proposal)
Vaksoort Master
Coördinator prof. dr. A.V. Ranchor
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Scientific articles
Opmerkingen Course coordinators: prof.dr.A.V.Ranchor & prof.dr.U.Bultmann
Opgenomen in
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