COURSE SYLLABUS

Thesis 15 Credits

Examensarbete
Second cycle, X7002B
Version
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2012 Sp 1 - Present
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Syllabus established
The plan is established by the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering 2007-01-31 and is valid from H07.

Last revised
by Eva Gunneriusson 14 Mar 2012

Education level
Second cycle
Grade scale
U G#
Subject
Civil Engineering
Subject group (SCB)
Civil Engineering

Entry requirements

General entry requirements, second cycle

Specific entry

The student should, with normal study effort, be able to obtain the degree within one year from the start of his/her thesis work. The examiner decides in each case which courses are necessary for the project to be undertaken. At least one advanced course within the subject should be taken prior to the thesis work.


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Course Aim
In the thesis work the student shall individually or with one fellow student study a given task and write a report on the results. The work should be a research project or a technical investigation. The student should demonstrate his/her ability to: • Apply the knowledge and skills that have been acquired. • Plan and structure a research investigation • Work according to a time plan • Write a research or investigation report • Analyze and draw conclusions from the obtained results • Design a presentation • Give an oral presentation of the report The student should understand • The need for cooperation in research The student should know and understand: • The different parts of the research and development (R&D) process • How to initiate and create an R&D project • How to implement R&D project results

Contents
The content of the course designed in conjunction with the student / students in selecting thesis has been made.

Realization
Determined in connection with the planning of the thesis

Examination
Oral and written presentation of own workOpposing on thesis work of fellow studentParticipation in two additional thesis work presentations.Examiner: To be appointed by head of division/contact.

Examiner
Lars Bernspång

Transition terms
The course X7002B is equal to ABX551

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2012 Sp 1 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Course contents are decided in cooperation with student/students at the start of the course.

Course offered by
Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

Items/credits
NumberTypeCreditsGrade
0001Degree project commended0.0U G#
0002Written report and oral presentation15.0U G#

Guidelines
Guidelines for degree project »