|Level and type||Post-graduate Studies, Academic|
|Faculty||Department of Environment and Energy Systems|
|Academic staff||Dace Lauka|
|Credit points||20.0 (30.0 ECTS)|
Master’s Thesis is developed in the field covered by the Environmental Science Study Program on certain topics (energy efficiency, environmental pollution reduction, Ecodesign, renewable energy sources, Climate Technologies, environmental policy, cleaner production, etc.)..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
|The goal of Master Thesis is to confirm the student's skill to solve problems unassisted and to carry out research work in the environmental science area and the ability to use analytical, mathematical, optimization and simulation methods in environmental problem solving as well as to show the student's maturity as applied to further studies within higher level graduate programs.|
Able to plan and develop scientific research in the field of environmental science. - The final grade of the Master's thesis consists of:
•Individual evaluation of the work and presentation by the members of the Master’s Theses evaluation commission, incl. supervisor of the work as a member of the evaluation committee
• Assessment of the reviewer of the Master's thesis;
• Work pro
Students are able to independently perform analytical research with the elements of scientific work in the field of science represented by the Environmental Science study program on the subject individually chosen by the student and to defend it. - Commission’s positive decision on the final examination and compliance with the requirements of the academic master’s degree.