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Thesis Seminar and Workshop

Thesis Seminar and Workshop
  • Code: THE7TF900
  • Timing: 6th semester
  • Language: English
  • Level: Thesis
  • Type: Compulsory

Learning outcomes

Understanding what kind of theses exist and what are their requirements and evaluation principles. Also the thesis writing process should be familiar to the student. After the workshops the student is capable for writing a thesis independently, at the seminar the student will get feedback on his/her thesis.

Course contents

  • General guidelines for doing thesis in Haaga-Helia
  • Different types of thesis
  • Thesis writing process, thesis project management
  • Ethical principles
  • Writing process and finding sources

The studies consist of workshops and seminars. In workshops the thesis process is discussed and thesis writing will be started.

The thesis is presented and peer reviewed in a seminar. The purpose of the seminar is to help the student to complete the thesis. A suitable time for a seminar is when the thesis is ca. 70 % complete. Students have to listen two seminars sessions before they may have their own seminar presentation.

Teaching and learning methods

Workshops and seminars.

Teacher responsible

Altti Lagstedt, Pasila

Course materials

Thesis instuctions in Moodle (course: BITe_Thesis)

Assessment criteria

Workshops are passed, when student's topic proposal is accepted in Konto and an advisor is assigned for the thesis.