Individual Research Work I
This course is part of the programme:
Humanities (Third level)
Objectives and competences
The students will strengthen their
skills related to reading and critical analysis of relevant scientific literature;
ability to critically analyse relevant data;
skills related to public presentation of research;
ability to plan and carry out research work;
ability to develop argumentation and defence of their own research hypotheses and findings.
The student must have a mentor that will assist him/her in his/her individual research work.
Content (Syllabus outline)
The student’s individual research work under mentor supervision.
The following elements will be included:
an overview of the student’s research and intended research aims for the dissertation theme;
realisation of the planned research in year one;
an analysis of the student’s research results at the end of year one;
a critical overview of the research planned to be carried out in year two.
Intended learning outcomes
Students are expected to show a visible progress in their individual research work.
Relevant literature in the field.
The student must write a report about his/ her research work and submit it to the mentor for evaluation (overview of the chosen research field, research hypotheses, aims, work plan for years two and three).
University course code: 3IK042
Year of study: 1
- Individual work: 480 hours
Course type: mandatory
Learning and teaching methods:
individual research work under the mentor supervision.