Master’s Thesis Preparation

Major: Geotechnical Engineering
Code of subject: 7.103.03.O.013
Credits: 18.00
Department: Engineering Geodesy
Lecturer: Tserklevych Anatolii Leontiiovych, Smirnova Olha Mykolaivna, Bubniak Ihor Mykolaiovych, Korliatovych Tetiana Yuriivna, Petrov Serhii Leonidovych, Shylo Yevhenii Oleksandrovych
Semester: 3 семестр
Mode of study: денна
Learning outcomes: • ability to demonstrate knowledge of professionally oriented disciplines in specialty; • ability to formulate and improve an important research problem, collect the necessary information to solve the problem and formulate conclusions that can be protected in a scientific context; • ability to demonstrate deep knowledge and skills on the current state of art and new technologies, the basics of economics and project management, corresponding regulative documents, current standards and technical specifications, experimentation, data collection, modeling and analysis of the results, systematic thinking and apply creativity to formation of innovative ideas in the field of geodesy; • ability to use information resources on scientific context, using high standards of text analysis, tools of humanities, natural and exact sciences for solving the problem of research; • to plan and complete research under the deadline.
Required prior and related subjects: Prerequisites: • Research Practice on the Theme of Master’s Thesis
Summary of the subject: Choosing of research theme. Getting the tasks. Research planning. Analysis of the current situation on the chosen topics, processing of literature and Internet sources. Performance of experimental work. Conducting economic calculations. Formation of research conclusions. Making explanatory note of Master's work.
Assessment methods and criteria: Current control by supervisor of the study
Recommended books: 1. Specialized textbooks, manuals, monographs. 2. Statutory and instructional guides. 3. Sectoral scientific works of domestic and foreign authors.