Master’s Thesis

2018/2019

Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

Successful conclusion of the first three semesters of the MSc in Global Innovation Management.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives

Knowledge

  • Have attained thorough understanding of the specialisation’s subject areas.

Skills

  • Be able to apply scientific methodology to solving a wide variety of problems within the field of specialisation
  • Be able to perform scientific work in relevant topics of the field of the specialisation
  • Be able to apply a wide range of engineering methods in research and development projects in the field of specialisation
  • Be able to participate in or lead projects within the fields of the specialisation.

Competences

  • Be able to work independently with a project on a specific problem within their field of interest on the highest possible level within their specialisation
  • Be able to take part in both discipline-specific and interdisciplinary cooperation.

Type of instruction

Project work.

Extent and expected workload

Since it is a 30 ECTS course module the expected workload is 900 hours for the student.

Exam

Exams

Name of examMaster’s Thesis
Type of exam
Master's thesis/final project
ECTS30
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingExternal examination

Additional information

The master thesis can be conducted as a long master thesis. If choosing to do a long master thesis, it has to include experimental work and has to be approved by the study board. The amount of experimental work must reflect the allotted ECTS.

Facts about the module

Danish titleKandidatspeciale
Module codeM-GIM-K4-1
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
SemesterSpring
ECTS30
Language of instructionEnglish
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module

Organisation

Study BoardStudy Board of Industry and Global Business Development
FacultyFaculty of Engineering and Science