Master Thesis Hydrology


Course Objective

To conduct a research project in the scope of the MSc program Hydrology.
The student will learn to develop his/her own research question, plan
this research, collect data, perform analyses, draw proper findings and
report on this.

Course Content

The student will set up, execute and report on a research project on a
hydrological topic. This research and report serves as the final
activity of the student within the MSc program where knowledge and
skills obtained during the program are integrated and demonstrated by
the student.

Teaching Methods

This is course consist of self-study by the student, under guidance of a
supervisor from the staff related to the MSc hydrology.
There are a couple of plenary meetings planned. One in the beginning
(kick-off), middle (progress), and at the end of the year (final

Method of Assessment

Written report/paper (60%), execution (30%) and oral presentation (10%).

Entry Requirements

A minimum of 36 ects is required before starting with this thesis

Target Audience

MSc Hydrology students in the final stages of their study.

General Information

Course Code AM_1170
Credits 36 EC
Period Ac. Year (sept)
Course Level 600
Language of Tuition English
Faculty Faculty of Science
Course Coordinator dr. H. de Moel
Examiner dr. H. de Moel
Teaching Staff

Practical Information

You need to register for this course yourself

Last-minute registration is available for this course.

Teaching Methods Seminar