Course GIK28T

Thesis for Bachelor Degree in Informatics

15 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 13, 2024

After completing the course, students will be able to

Knowledge and Understanding

  • explain their choice of research approach in relation to research questions and knowledge contributions in connection with scientific research in general and their own thesis specifically (1)
  • explain the choice of scientific methods for data collection and data analysis in connection with scientific research in general and their own thesis specifically (2)

Skills and Abilities

  • identify, formulate and argue for a problem for an academic paper within the subject area (3)
  • plan and carry out literature studies linked to the presented problem (4)
  • plan and carry out a scientifically based study by choosing an implementation strategy, and data collection and data analysis method with a basis in a problem and research ethics principles (5)
  • present their results at an oral presentation and in a written report in accordance with accepted scientific principles (6)
  • demonstrate the ability to perform tasks within a given time frame (7)

Evaluation Ability and Approach

  • critically examine and evaluate the work they themselves carried out, and be able to provide examples of methodological alternatives that could have improved the way it was carried out (8)
  • evaluate and give constructive criticism on a report (9)
Starts and ends:
week 13, 2024 - week 22, 2024
Study Rate:
Time of Day:
Teaching form:
P: Course only offered as part of programme.
Entry Qualifications :
  • 150 credits whereof at least 60 credits in the main field of subject Information Systems, including the course Research Methodology 7.5 credits
Selection :
Guarenteed admission
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Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
33,750 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
33,750 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
Information on application and tuition fees:
Closed for late application
Literature List

Literature lists are published at the latest one month ahead of the course start date.

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