Module 8 - Master Thesis – Research seminar (Privatissimum) (2 ECTS Credits)

Module outcome:

  • Independent development of a relevant research topic for a master thesis.
  • Presentation of the master thesis.
  • Discussing, consulting and reviewing the chosen topic with peers (fellow students).

Key competences:

On completion of the Master thesis students will be able to…

  • Independently discuss a chosen research topic which is well-founded theoretically, balanced in form and content, methodically profound and under consideration of contemporary scientific discourse.
  • Reflect on criteria of data collection methods, choose the most appropriate methods according to the relevant research questions as well as to critically reflect their own socio-political and scientific role.
  • Design a written thesis including scientific argumentation, prove their written articulacy.
  • Transform conceptual thinking into a coherent written thesis.