Aim: The course aims to support the writing of the master's thesis in the major subject. During the course you receive support and individual counselling from your thesis supervisor for producing a thesis. You also get feedback from your co-students when presenting your own master thesis project in your seminar group. The course contains individual counselling and group discussions. During the course you will partly work on your own thesis, partly review and comment your co-student’s thesis projects.

Read more about the master’s thesis on the web.

General informationYou will receive an email from the examiner 1 week before the course starts with the TEAMS-link for the introduction-session which is held 2.9.2021 at 12.30-14. You will receive the Moodle key in this session. You need to think about a topic for your thesis well in advance of the course start date! You will be assign a supervisor at the start of the course based on your topic. You can also contact and discuss with potential supervisors or check the attached department's Thesis Suggestions 2021-22 file.

How to register for the course: You officially start the course by 1) signing up in WebOodi 2) enrolling in Moodle, and 3) handing in a form in Moodle with a thesis topic form (see attached form which your examiner will also send 1 week before the course-start as a fillable word-file which is not possible to attach here) which will determine who your supervisor is. This form is to be submitted at the start of the course on 5.9.2021. You must also submit an academic transcript at this date that shows you have met ALL pre-requisites below.


  • Completed bachelor’s degree 
  • 10 credits in your major subject (advanced level studies) 
  • 5 credits (advanced level) method’s courses (22043 Research Design).
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