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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2014–2015
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PEACE006 Thesis seminar for the 2nd year students in the Programme 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Master's Programme in Peace, Mediation and Conflict Research
Rauhan- ja konfliktintutkimus
School of Social Sciences and Humanities

Learning outcomes

One the basis of the seminar students can
- define an argumented research theme and elaborate logical question setting, that problematizes the topic
- outline a relevant research plan, find relevant literature and research material
- give constructive criticism
- manage different phases of the research process
- execute research independently

General description

Thesis seminar will start in 9th September 2014 and will last until end of the academic year. Usually 3 hours/ week, detailed programme will be given in the first session.

In a thesis seminar students are required to complete written work and participate in presentations. During the seminar a student will submit:

1)      Literature review

2)      Research plan

3)      Full chapter of the thesis


Bruno Lefort, Teacher responsible


10-Sep-2014 – 29-Apr-2015
Wed 10-Sep-2014 - 29-Apr-2015 weekly at 14-17, Linna 5028, Please note: no seminar 17.9

Further information

The course is available only for the degree students in the programme.