LFYS006 Thesis Seminar I (5 cr)

Study level:
Advanced studies
Grading scale:
Pass - fail
English, Finnish
Responsible organisation:
Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences
Curriculum periods:
2020-2021, 2021-2022, 2022-2023, 2023-2024

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To support the writing of a thesis by deepening research knowledge in your discipline and to gain skills for writing your own thesis.



Planning the thesis: developing research problems, clarification and definition of the concepts, defining the research area, finding and assembling of references, and presenting a literature review and research a plan.

Completion methods

Seminar 30 hours.
Active participation in the seminar and presentation of the final research plan.

Learning outcomes

Support the writing of the thesis. After completing the course, a student is able to:
• create a scientific research plan in which the topic’s focus, research question and methodology are appropriate
• arrange sources/citations and background knowledge clearly and logically in a review of literature
• present and defend his/her own research plan
• integrate principles of research ethics to his/her own research plan

Additional information

1st spring

Description of prerequisites

LFYS012 Applied exercise physiology I

Completion methods

Method 1

Evaluation criteria:
Aktiivinen osallistuminen seminaareihin. Valmiin tutkimussuunnitelman esittäminen. Opponenttina toimiminen.
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Parts of the completion methods

Teaching (5 cr)

Participation in teaching
Grading scale:
Pass - fail
English, Finnish