HYTJ9000 Dissertation (0 cr)
The doctoral dissertation must be based on independent research and constitute a harmonious scientific study in the doctoral student’s field of research.
Language of the dissertation can be Finnish, Swedish, English, French, German or Russian, or another language approved by the Faculty.
A pass requires a dissertation that is approved by the Faculty Council.
More detailed requirements for the doctoral dissertation can be found on the Faculty website.
The grading scale is fail - sufficient - satisfactory - good - very good - excellent (0–5).
The evaluation criteria for doctoral dissertations are available on the faculty website.
- knows the phases of the research process and is able to act appropriately and ethically in them
- is able to plan and implement research on the chosen topic logically, responsibly and ethically
- is familiar with the main theories and methods relevant to the topic
- is able to present and defend the research results clearly and evaluate their significance