890301 Master's thesis seminar

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Sommersemester 2023
Languages of instruction


Welcome to the master seminar! The seminar consists of a) presentations of the own work, and b) various helpful information such as creating a concept, structuring, literature discussions. The master seminar should operate like a working community.

Ideally, the master seminar should be completed within one semester. It is possible to bridge into another semester. The following five efforts should be shown to complete the seminar: (1) open an entry in the database (bokulearn) and upload the preliminary structure / disposition of your thesis, (2) also upload a preliminary abstract of your thesis, (3) give at least once a presentation on your work (with some results already available; 10 minutes, and discussion), (4) also upload the slides of your presentation (ppt, pdf), (5) participate at least in four seminar meetings.
If you have completed these 5 tasks, you have finished the seminar.

So go to bokulearn now and enter your data / uploads to the database!

Previous knowledge expected

Definition of the topic and official start of your master work.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Applying methods commonly used in research, writing reports and publications, oral presentation and critical discussion of research results with respect to the own diploma thesis.
Students should be able to perform a scientific work and will get the basic knowledge of scientific writing.
The students should be able to give a scientific presentation and to defend their results.
Students should be able to attend an open discussion.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.