ĶVĶ002 Master Thesis

Code ĶVĶ002
Name Master Thesis
Status Graduation Test
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Faculty Department of Chemistry
Academic staff Valdis Kampars, Svetlana Čornaja, Nelli Batenko, Māris Utināns, Gerda Gaidukova
Credit points 20.0 (30.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Master's thesis is an independent theoretical and experimental research, which includes analysis of scientific literature on the appropriate topic; chemical synthesis of substances and materials in the laboratory, and, as well as, the chemical structure and properties investigations. Student should learn to see the relations between chemical structure and properties of the material, also to acquire modern chemical analysis techniques, and novel environmental and product quality control methodological quidances..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
The goal is to prepare student for doctoral studies and independent research. According to the study subject the student should be able to: 1) analyze literature data on the research problem and put forward proposals to address them; 2) realize complex synthesis and analytical investigations in the chemical laboratory; 3) know how to develop and improve the synthesis and analysis methods and also ensure high-quality products; 4) perform doctoral studies and independent reasearch.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
To understand chemical achievements and to obtain literature information about a specific scientific problem - Supervisor's and reviewer's positive assessment of the master thesis
To be able to realize complex chemical synthesis and analysis in the chemical laboratory - Supervisor's and reviewer's positive assessment of the master thesis
To be able to develop and improve the synthesis and analysis methodology and also ensure their high-quality implementation in the laboratory - Supervisor's and reviewer's positive assessment of the master thesis

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