Master's Thesis (BISS, 13 ECTS)
Full course description
At the end of the master studies BISS, each student has to write a thesis. The thesis is written and presented individually, and it is supervised by a staff member. General procedure and requirements of the thesis follows standard SBE Master thesis requirements and these requirements are introduced during the prerequisite course Writing a Master Thesis BISS (2017-300-EBS4033).
The purpose of the BISS master thesis is to develop deeper knowledge, insights, capabilities and academic attitude in the context of the BISS master program. The thesis demonstrates the students' capability to understand and apply the knowledge acquired during the whole program and to specialize in a subject matter of choice in a self-directed manner. The BISS master thesis places special emphasis on the technical/scientific/artistic aspects of the subject matter as well as communicating the findings in a clear and effective manner.
Writing a master thesis proposal BISS (2017-300-EBS4033)
Literature depends on the master thesis topic. The student decides the exact literature, with guidance from the thesis supervisor.