Coordinator: Luísa Barreira (email@example.com)
The curricular unit Thesis Project is for you to design and plan the activities for your thesis, which should conform to the scientific area and area of expertise of the MSc Thesis, namely: Natural Environment and Wildlife, including all aquatic ecosystems, Marine Biotechnology, Fisheries and Aquaculture. The activities should be supervised by one supervisor selected by the student. The main objectives of this unit are:
The skills to be developed during the Thesis Project are as follows:
1 h for the presentation and public discussion + 10 h of supervised work + 325 h of independent work.
The student will use the time assigned as "independent work" to research the state of the art, methods to be used in the thesis, write the report and prepare the presentation for public discussion.
Registration of the thesis project is mandatory. Please download the registration form below, fill it in with the help of your supervisor and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 30 November 2019.Registration
The Thesis Project is evaluated by a report the student must deliver to her / his supervisor not later than 24 January 2020. In order to ensure that the reports are delivered on time send also a copy of the report to the Coordinator of the Thesis Project.
The final grade will be calculated by a panel of evaluators (usually the coordinators of the MSc programme) and the thesis supervisors.
The aforementioned report must be presented orally on 30-31 January 2020. This presentation is mandatory, as it corresponds to 20% of the final grade. The remaining 80% will correspond to the written report. The expected presentation should take 10 minutes followed by a 5-minute discussion.
The evaluation criteria are in the evaluation form that will be sent to your supervisor.Evaluation