Courses Master Display 2020-2021

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Course title Master's Thesis
Course code EMTH0007
ECTS credits 15,0
Assessment Whole/Half Grades
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Period Start End Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
S1 31-8-2020 22-1-2021
S2 1-2-2021 2-7-2021
Level Advanced
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Language of instruction English
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PLEASE NOTE THAT THE INFORMATION ABOUT THE TEACHING AND ASSESSMENT METHOD(S) USED IN THIS COURSE IS WITH RESERVATION. THE INFORMATION PROVIDED HERE IS BASED ON THE COURSE SETUP PRIOR TO THE CORONAVIRUS CRISIS. AS A CONSEQUENCE OF THE CRISIS, COURSE COORDINATORS MAY BE FORCED TO CHANGE THE TEACHING AND ASSESSMENT METHODS USED. THE MOST UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION ABOUT THE TEACHING/ASSESSMENT METHOD(S) WILL BE AVAILABLE IN THE COURSE SYLLABUS.

The master thesis is an academic paper, independently written by the student, that focuses on a particular subject and contributes new insights to the existing academic literature. The subject under scrutiny is analyzed from a theoretical and/or empirical perspective. The master thesis gives you the opportunity to analyze a specific problem within a certain area of study and to show the ability to carry out original, academic research. Before the thesis process starts, students receive a training on the thesis regulations and how to write a thesis proposal. In addition, students will be assisted in finding a thesis supervisor.
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Assessment methods Final Paper
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This course belongs to the following programmes / specialisations
Master Economics - Education and Labour Economics Thesis
Master Economics - Global Challenges and Macroeconomic Policy Thesis
Master Economics - Market Regulation and Design Thesis
Master Economics - No specialisation Thesis