YAS-80312 BSc Thesis Animal Sciences

Course

Credits 12.00

Teaching methodContact hours
Thesis
Course coordinator(s)dr. ir. EAM Graat
Lecturer(s)dr. ir. E Kanis
dr. ir. EAM Graat
Examiner(s)dr. ir. EAM Graat
dr. ir. E Kanis

Language of instruction:

Dutch

Assumed knowledge on:

For 3erd year students: To start the BSc-thesis in Period 1, a minimum of 90 credits of the BDW B1 and B2 courses should be completed after the preceding Period 6. To start the BSc-thesis in Period 5, at least 114 credits of the BDW B1, B2 and B3 courses should be completed after preceding Period 2. For 4th year students: a minimum of 114 ECTS should be completed after preceding period 2, perspective 6. MAT-20306 and YAS-20303 should be followed prior to the BSc-thesis or at the same time.

Contents:

For 3erd year students: To start the BSc-thesis in Period 1, a minimum of 90 credits of the BDW B1 and B2 courses should be completed after the preceding Period 6. To start the BSc-thesis in Period 5, at least 114 credits of the BDW B1, B2 and B3 courses should be completed after preceding Period 2. For 4th year students: a minimum of 114 ECTS should be completed after preceding period 2, perspective 6. MAT-20306 Advanced Statistics and YAS-20303 Skills Development and Professional Outlook should be followed prior to the BSc-thesis or at the same time.

Learning outcomes:

After successful completion of this course students are expected to be able to:
- organize the individual management of a research question through experimental research, literature study, laboratory analyses or analyses of data and to provide a scientific thesis and to give a scientific presentation.
- prove the skills in scientific writing, interpreting results and judgement of (parts of) scientific literature.

Activities:

- individually conducting a research;
- writing a thesis and presenting the results orally.

Examination:

The research competences and the thesis report are evaluated by the thesis supervisor.

Literature:

A study guide including guidelines for the thesis is available with the coordinator.

ProgrammePhaseSpecializationPeriod
Compulsory for: BASAnimal SciencesBSc1+2,5+6