Course ObjectiveThe objective of the Bachelor Project IMM is to gain skills required to
perform a research project. In this course, you will individually
formulate your research questions, read literature, collect and analyze
data and draw conclusions.
After successfully completing the research project, you are able to:
- describe a problem from the IMM domain (Knowledge and understanding)
- find and select relevant scientific literature (Applying knowledge and
- formulate a relevant and academically sound research question
(Applying knowledge and understanding) (Making Judgements)
- develop a research design, including appropriate data collection and
data analysis methods (Applying knowledge and understanding) (Making
- carry out a research study using the chosen literature and data
collection and analysis methods (Applying knowledge and understanding)
- formulate concise conclusions, which provide direct answers to the
stated research question(s) (Communication)
- give a critical reflection both the scientific and practical
contributions, as well as your research limitations (Applying knowledge
and understanding) (Making Judgements)
- report on your research for a scientific audience (both written and in
an oral presentation) (Communication) (Lifelong learning skills)
Course ContentIn this final course of your IMM Bachelor, you will individually work on
a scientific research project on a topic of your choice in the IMM
You will design and complete a research project from beginning to end.
This includes both theoretical and empirical work. You will define a
research question, and develop a research design. After collecting your
data, you will analyze your data in order to answer your research
question. You will describe your findings in a research paper and
present your work in a poster presentation and an oral presentation.
Teaching MethodsLectures, group meetings.
Method of Assessment- research paper: research execution (20%) and final report (40%)
- oral presentation (15%)
- poster presentation (15%)
- attitude and performance during the project. (10%)
Target AudienceBSc Information Sciences (year 3)
Additional InformationMore detailed information is offered in the Bachelor Project manual.
Read it carefully for an overview of the project itinerary.
Recommended background knowledgeStudents should have completed (almost) all other courses within the
|Period||Ac. Year (sept)|
|Language of Tuition||English|
|Faculty||Faculty of Science|
|Course Coordinator||dr. S. Lusini|
|Examiner||dr. S. Lusini|
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