Master thesis (with final public presentation)

  • Unterricht

    Details

    Fakultät Math.-Nat. und Med. Fakultät
    Bereich Geographie
    Code UE-SGG.00503
    Sprachen Englisch
    Art der Unterrichtseinheit Masterarbeit
    Kursus Master
    Semester SA-2021

    Zeitplan und Räume

    Vorlesungszeiten Montag 15:15 - 17:00, Wöchentlich

    Unterricht

    Verantwortliche
    Beschreibung The thesis is the final work for obtaining the degree of Master of Science in Geography. It presents in a clear language and a convincing line of argumentation the research question(s), hypothesis, methodology, theoretical framework, empirical fieldwork methods (when relevant), results, analysis and discussion. It shows the ability to conceive, conduct and accomplish scientific research autonomously according to international standards.
    Students present their work orally, including the research question(s), the hypothesis, methodology, theoretical framework, empirical fieldwork methods (when relevant), results and analysis. Students have to submit the final version of their thesis at least two weeks before the date of the planned presentation. In case of absence or time constraints of their supervisor, the student will have to submit the thesis even earlier. For general regulations regarding deadlines, please consult the document “Master Thesis: Evaluation & Deadline” online: http://bigweb.unifr.ch/Science/Geosciences/GeographyTechnical/Secretary/Pub/MSc_thesis_evaluation_deadlines.pdf. The presentation is limited to 20 minutes and is followed by 10 minutes of discussion.


    Lernziele On successful completion of the thesis you will be able to:
    - prepare an oral presentation with adapted media ;
    - present complex research results and analysis in limited time ;
    - present in a transparent and reflexive way all steps of scientific research ;
    - describe and present clearly complex processes and scientific analysis ;
    - write according to international scientific standards.
    Soft Skills
    Ja
    ausserhalb des Bereichs
    Ja
    BeNeFri
    Ja
    Mobilität
    Ja
    UniPop
    Nein
    Hörer
    Ja
  • Einzeltermine und Räume
    Datum Zeit Art der Unterrichtseinheit Ort
    04.10.2021 15:15 - 17:00 Kurs PER 14, Raum 0.026
    13.12.2021 15:15 - 17:00 Kurs PER 14, Raum 0.026
  • Leistungskontrolle

    Schriftliche Arbeit

    Bewertungsmodus Nach Note
    Beschreibung

    Travail écrit et présentation orale

  • Zuordnung
    Zählt für die folgenden Studienpläne:
    MSc-GG - Dynamische Systeme in Glaziologie und Geomorphologie [MA] 120
    Version: 2020_1/V_01
    MSc in Geographie, Masterarbeit (ab SA2020) > MSc in Geographie, Masterarbeit Modul (ab HS2013)

    MSc-GG - Natur, Gesellschaft und Politik [MA] 120
    Version: 2020_1/V_01
    MSc in Geographie, Masterarbeit (ab HS2020) > MSc in Geographie, Masterarbeit Modul (ab HS2013)

    sp-MSc-GG - Dynamische Systeme in Glaziologie und Geomorphologie [MA] 120
    Version: 2020_1/V_01
    sp. MSc in Geographie, Masterarbeit (ab SA2020) > MSc in Geographie, Masterarbeit Modul (ab HS2013)

    sp-MSc-GG - Natur, Gesellschaft und Politik [MA] 120
    Version: 2020_1/V_01
    MSc in Geographie, Masterarbeit (ab HS2020) > MSc in Geographie, Masterarbeit Modul (ab HS2013)