Study Guide@lith

Linköping Institute of Technology

Valid for year : 2017
TQxx11 Degree project - Bachelor´┐Ż?Ts Thesis, 16 ECTS credits.



Prel. scheduled hours:
Rec. self-study hours: 427

  Area of Education:

Main field of studies: see special list

  Advancement level (G1, G2, A): G2

Knowledge of underlying sciences
The student is expected to demonstrate ability to:
  • systematically integrate knowledge acquired during the studies
  • apply methodological knowledge and understanding in the main field of study
  • be able to assimilate the contents of relevant literature and relate the work to this
Personal and professional skills
The student is expected to demonstrate ability to:
  • plan, implement and document an independent degree project
  • formulate issues, plan and carry out advanced tasks within specified time limits
  • find and evaluate scientific literature
Teamwork and Communication
The student is expected to demonstrate ability to:
  • express himself/herself professionally, in writing and orally
  • critically examine and discuss an independent degree project presented in writing and orally
CDIO Science/Scientific
The student is expected to be able to:
  • create, analyse and/or evaluate technical solutions
  • make assessments with regard to applicable ethical and societal conditions such as economically, socially and ecologically sustainable development

Prerequisites: (valid for students admitted to programmes within which the course is offered)
To be qualified to conduct a degree project, the student must have completed at least 135 credits from courses within the programme. Attendance at thesis presentations may be carried out from the fifth semester of the bachelor programme and is recorded in the course code TEXJOB until the thesis can be registered.

Note: Admission requirements for non-programme students usually also include admission requirements for the programme and threshhold requirements for progression within the programme, or corresponding.

The course consists of an independent degree project. Each student/group of students is appointed a supervisor and an examiner. The degree project is the final step before graduation.

Course contents:
Determined individually for each student in consultation with the examiner and supervisor. Work should be performed in the main field of study.

Course literature:
Determined individually for each student in consultation with the examiner and supervisor.

Planning report, written report, oral presentation and reflection document
Attendance at two thesis presentations
1,5 ECTS
0,5 ECTS
Only degree projects at a level equal to or higher than that of your personal degree project can be selected for opposition and thesis presentation attendance.
The written report should consist of a manuscript ready for publication together with an individual document regarding the completed degree project.
The student must oppose at least one degree project.
The course is graded Pass/Fail.

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Course Syllabus in Swedish

Linköping Institute of Technology


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Last updated: 08/25/2016