Courses Master Display 2019-2020

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Course title Writing a Master's Thesis Proposal: INF
Course code EBS4014
ECTS credits 4,0
Assessment None
Period
Period Start End Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
3 13-1-2020 24-1-2020 C
6 15-6-2020 26-6-2020 C
Level Advanced
Coordinator Steffen Kuenn
For more information: s.kuenn@maastrichtuniversity.nl
Language of instruction English
Goals
Finding a thesis topic
Writing a problem statement
Formulating a research design
Writing a research proposal
Description
We prepare students optimally for their thesis by addressing the required steps such that they are able to write their master thesis in the hours scheduled for it.

We use a step-by-step method to select a thesis topic, the problem statement, the literature, the research design, the supervisor and finally construct a thesis outline.
After the skills students have the research proposal for their thesis plus a (possible) supervisor
Literature
A course manual and topic dependent key-articles as selected by students.
Prerequisites
none
Teaching methods PBL / Assignment / Groupwork
Assessment methods Final Paper / Participation
Evaluation in previous academic year For the complete evaluation of this course please click "here"
This course belongs to the following programmes / specialisations
Master Information and Network Economics Compulsory Courses