Final Research Project HMC

Faculteit Science and Engineering
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode KIM.AFMC06
Vaknaam Final Research Project HMC
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode hele jaar (students are expected to take care of starting their Master's Project all by themselves (more information))
ECTS 45
Rooster rooster.rug.nl

Uitgebreide vaknaam Final Research Project HMC
Leerdoelen At the end of the final research project the student is able to:
- conduct controlled and effective scientific research in the area of human-machine communication;
- independently investigate and critically evaluate literature relevant to the project;
- formulate relevant research questions,
- formulate realistic research approaches to tackle complex questions and adjust if necessary;
- reflect critically on ethical issues in relation to the Dutch code of conduct of scientific research as well as the code of conduct at the host institute;
- develop and/or apply research methods to answer research questions in human-machine communication;
- document and organize scientific data, in accord with the faculty regulations;
- manage time and priorities to reach research objectives in the allocated period;
- professionally work with the different stakeholders of the research project
- reflect critically on one’s own attitude towards the research and research environment and adapt if necessary;
- draw conclusions based on research outcome;
- discuss the conclusions in the context of the state-of-the-art of the research field;
- write a clear, structured and well-referenced scientific report detailing the research project’s hypothesis, findings, and conclusions;
- effectively communicate acquired knowledge both orally and in writing.
Omschrijving The final research project is one of the last parts of the Master’s degree programme. In this project, students have to write a research proposal, and (after the research proposal is accepted) perform and critically evaluate the research project and its results.

The final research project is concluded with a thesis and colloquium presentation. The supervisor(s) will evaluate both of these.

Please note: Students can either chose to perform a research project of 45 ECTS or a research project of 30 ECTS and an internship of 15 ECTS.

Please check the student portal for more information.
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm Practisch werk (PRC)
Toetsvorm Practisch werk (PR), Presentatie (P), Verslag (R)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator dr. F. Cnossen
Docent(en) diverse docenten
Entreevoorwaarden 60 ECTS Credits, of which at least the compulsory programme must be a part (Formal Models of Cognition, Multivariate Models OR Repeated Measures, Cognitive Modeling - Basic Principles and Methods, First Year Research Project)
Opmerkingen More information can be found on the Student Portal.
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
MSc Human-Machine Communication  (A - General Mandatory Course Units) - hele jaar verplicht