HYTJ9100 Licentiate Thesis (0+ cr)
The licentiate thesis must be based on independent research and constitute a harmonious scientific study in the doctoral student’s field of research.
Language of the licentiate thesis can be Finnish, Swedish, English, French, German or Russian, or another language approved by the Faculty.
A pass requires a licentiate thesis that is approved by the Faculty Council.
More detailed requirements for the licentiate thesis can be found on the Faculty website.
The grading scale is fail - sufficient - satisfactory - good - very good - excellent (0–5)
The evaluation criteria for licentiate theses 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 able to present and defend the research results clearly and evaluate their significance
- is familiar with the main theories and methods relevant to the topic