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GTS8 Master's Thesis Seminar (2nd year students) 40 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
MDP in Global and Transnational Sociology
Faculty of Social Sciences

Learning outcomes

Master's Thesis Seminar
Upon completing the seminar, a student is able to
- define a justified 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

Master's Thesis
After completing the thesis, a student will be able to show in-depth knowledge of the chosen topic, mastery of appropriate theories and research methods and capability of scientific expression.


Valtteri Vähä-Savo, Teacher responsible


Seminar 18 hours
Wed 14-Feb-2018 - 28-Feb-2018 weekly at 14-17, Pinni B3032
Wed 25-Apr-2018 - 9-May-2018 weekly at 14-17, Pinni B3032