IUE001 Bachelor Thesis

Code IUE001
Name Bachelor Thesis
Status Graduation Test
Level and type Undergraduate Studies, Academic
Academic staff Jana Eriņa, Rita Greitāne
Credit points 10.0 (15.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Systematization and consolidation of the student’s theoretical knowledge of production and business economics and planning, promotion of economic thinking in analysis and solution of market economy problems. Execution of economic research and calculations. Development and enhancement of independent research work skills and the capability to defend the scientifically practical research results in public..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
1. To understand the field and the industry as an economic system; 2. To be able to apply the knowledge of economic and marketing theory, models, comparison of alternative options in addressing the company's operational problems; 3. To be able to summarize economic information and statistical data in research and calculations, to evaluate the utility of the information in the development of the company's operational strategy; 4. To apply economic knowledge, communication skills, technical resources to make and substantiate independent business-related decisions.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Able to set the aim of the work, to prepare the achievement plan, to draw the objectives of the bachelor’s thesis, to choose the subject of the research, to work with literature and electronic resources. - Bachelor’s thesis assessment during its development is rating in percentage by the commission. Bachelor’s thesis ready by 25%.
Able to interpret the materials of the analytical part, to systematize and enhance the theoretical knowledge, to consider different approaches to the economic situation improvement. - Bachelor’s thesis ready by 50%.
Able to assess the research facility's performance, to indicate its strengths and weaknesses and identify the factors affecting the economy of the subject. - Bachelor’s thesis ready by 90%.
Able to identify development trends, develop a proposal for economic efficiency, display the results of the bachelor’s thesis analytically and graphically. - Bachelor’s thesis ready by 100%. Work is assessed using the 10-point grading system – in the defence, taking into account the content, presentation and answers to theoretical questions.

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