Supervision of Students' Research
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Uurimistöö juhendamine
Course title in English
Supervision of Students' Research
ECTS credits
approximate amount of contact lessons
Teaching semester
autumn - spring
Assessment form
lecturer of 2019/2020  Autumn semester
õppejõud on määramata
lecturer of 2019/2020  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
To support development of competencies for teaching and research.
Brief description of the course
Supervision of two bachelor level student in all stages of their research : defining the research problem, evaluation of research literature, planning research, choosing methodology, analysisi and interpretation of research results. Consulting the studens in the amount of 32 hours.
Independent work
Becoming aquainted with the topics and research literature, following the requirements to students research papers, consulting students.
Learning outcomes in the course
Ability to plan and organise research and teaching activities;
Ability to communicate professional knowledge;
Competencies to critically analyse research projects and evaluate relevance of research methods;
Skills to supervise and direct students' individual research.
Assessment methods
Formative assessment.
Research papers have got positive grading.
PhD student presents written analysis on his/her supervising activities.
T. Reimo, A. Lepik, A. Möldre, L. Aarma
Study literature
Wisker, G. 2005 The good supervisor: supervising postgraduate and undergraduate research for doctoral theses and dissertations. Basinstoke, New York: Palgrave Macmillan;
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