The students will learn more about the planning of their thesis work. Gillian Sanders first discusses why its important to plan your thesis work. She discusses the use of gantt charts and the relevance of that kind of planning if a student wants to finish on time. After that she discusses the importance of delivering what the student set out to do at the beginning of his/her thesis research.
A big part of writing a thesis is its academic level of achievement. This is best achieved through the scientific method. The lecturer discusses the scientific method and explains why it should be the fundamentals of your thesis work. The last things the lecturer discusses are the things that are expected form a student if they wanta high mark and how the students can prepare themself the best.
This week’s learning objectives:
- Plan your (master thesis) project.
- Know what you need to do before you start.
- Know what deliverables are part of the project.
- Understand what has to be done in order to get a high mark.
AE4010 – Week 6