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694583S Thesis for Subsidiary Subject Students, 20 ECTS cr 
Code 694583S  Validity 01.08.2005 -
Name Thesis for Subsidiary Subject Students  Abbreviation Thesis for Subs 
Scope20 ECTS cr   
TypeAdvanced Studies Discipline1128 Information studies 
TypeDiploma thesis   
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
Unit Faculty of Humanities 

ECTS Credits 

20 ECTS credits, 540 hours of work

Language of instruction 

Finnish or English


4 th or 5 th year

Learning outcomes 

Upon completion of the course, students will have been able to independently carry out a scholarly research project complying with the principles and ethical research methods of scholarly writing.

Mode of delivery 

Independent study

Learning activities and teaching methods 

Writing a thesis on the topic agreed on, 540 hours of independent study

Target group 

Students minoring in Information Studies

Prerequisites and co-requisites 

The completion of the Basic Studies and Intermediate Studies packages and the course 694632S Master’s Seminar is required.

Assessment methods and criteria 

Writing a thesis on the topic agreed on



Person responsible 

Professor and University Lecturer

Working life cooperation 



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