BARN3400 - Preparatory Course, Master's Thesis

Om emnet


Vurderingsordning: Oppgave og muntlig eksamen
Karakter: Bestått/Ikke bestått

Vurderingsform Vekting Varighet Hjelpemidler Delkarakter
Rapport 50/100
Muntlig eksamen 50/100

Faglig innhold

The course will draw on BARN3201, and prepare the students for their work with the master's thesis. The various stages of the research process will be discussed, such as defining research questions, how to make use of acquired knowledge of theory and methodology, analysis etc. During the course the students will develop a master's project. Each student's project will be discussed in plenum. By the end of the course, a final project description must be submitted.


*Provide students with basic knowledge and skills to prepare and design scientific research projects.
*The students will develop a research design, including an empirical study, which will then form the basis for the master's thesis.

Læringsformer og aktiviteter

Total seminar hours: ca. 18 hours. Form of assessment: approved oral presentation and project description.

Mer om vurdering

Students who have completed compulsory activities do not have to do these again before re-sitting the exam.

Spesielle vilkår

Krever opptak til studieprogram:
Childhood Studies (MPCHILD)


Admittance to the course requires a bachelor's degree in a social science or humanities discipline, or equivalent. The course is reserved for students admitted to MPhil in Childhood Studies, with one exception: Exchange students from the MA Children, Youth and International Development, Brunel University.


Information will be given at the beginning of the semester.


Vurderingsordning: Oppgave og muntlig eksamen

Termin Statuskode Vurderingsform Vekting Hjelpemidler Dato Tid Rom *
Høst ORD Muntlig eksamen 50/100
Høst ORD Rapport 50/100
Vår ORD Muntlig eksamen 50/100
Vår ORD Rapport 50/100


  • * Skriftlig eksamen plasseres på rom 3 dager før eksamensdato.
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