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Syllabus MA THESIS SEMINAR - 51971
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Last update 31-10-2016
HU Credits: 2

Degree/Cycle: 2nd degree (Master)

Responsible Department: psychology

Semester: Yearly

Teaching Languages: Hebrew

Campus: Mt. Scopus

Course/Module Coordinator: Ruth Mayo

Coordinator Email:

Coordinator Office Hours: By appointment

Teaching Staff:
Dr. Hillel Aviezer
Dr. Ruth Mayo

Course/Module description:
Mandatory course for MA students. The aim of this seminar is to enable participants to make great progress in their MA thesis. We discuss the essential, theoretical and practical aspects of conducting research in general and for each of the thesis of the participants. We discuss each of the thesis project phases: choosing the topic and mentor, phrasing the research question, pilot experiments, experimnts, data analyzing and conclusions.
We meet every other week.

Course/Module aims:
The aim is to attain progress for each student MA thesis.

Learning outcomes - On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:
Write the MA research proposal, conduct their research and write their thesis

Attendance requirements(%):

Teaching arrangement and method of instruction: Class discussions and personal presentations

Course/Module Content:
Not relevant

Required Reading:

Additional Reading Material:

Course/Module evaluation:
End of year written/oral examination 0 %
Presentation 80 %
Participation in Tutorials 20 %
Project work 0 %
Assignments 0 %
Reports 0 %
Research project 0 %
Quizzes 0 %
Other 0 %

Additional information:
Students must meet the deadlines of the course as defined in the department website instructions for MA students.
Students needing academic accommodations based on a disability should contact the Center for Diagnosis and Support of Students with Learning Disabilities, or the Office for Students with Disabilities, as early as possible, to discuss and coordinate accommodations, based on relevant documentation.
For further information, please visit the site of the Dean of Students Office.