The objective of the Degree Project is to develop the student’s critical ability and ability to solve problems. This objective is fulfilled by the student’s identification and treatment of a research problem within the chosen area of study. The course should develop the student’s knowledge about, and an understanding of, how to independently plan, conduct and present a scientific report. In addition, the course should develop the student’s ability to critically scrutinize and assess investigations as well as research papers. The Degree Project work must have an empirical basis.
This course contains occasions that are included in a degree programme at Umeå university and applies only to those of you who are admitted to the programme. You will recieve information about application times and what applies to you from your institution.