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Archived Curricula Guide 2011–2012
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HALL4390 Thesis 30 ECTS
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Administrative Science
Person in charge
Preceding studies
Students who have passed the examinations from the previous terms of the Master in Higher Education Programme are eligible for admission to the thesis work.
Course is available for:
  • Major subject students

General description

The thesis work will be completed in one of the partner univerisities (Aveiro, Oslo, Tampere). The student will be appointed a supervisor and a home university for the thesis semester.

Learning outcomes

Completion of the thesis as an independent piece of scientific research demonstrates the student's competence in higher education in relation to the aims of the programme.


Thesis supervisors will be allocated during the third semester and given 30 hours of supervision which includes the supervisor's preparation and face to face supervision during the third and fourth semesters. During the fourth semester the students concentrate on thesis work. The thesis must be written in English.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Personal instruction 14 h 0 h
Independent work 760 h 0 h

Teaching language


Modes of study

he length of the thesis should be between 50 and 80 pages.



Recommended year of study

2. year spring

Belongs to following study modules

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School of Management