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This Thesis Incubator group is open for Aalto ARTS students ONLY and meant for students who have struggled with their thesis writing due to e.g. having been away for sickness, maternity leave, work, family issues or due to having a learning difficulty or other similar reasons explained upon registration in WebOodi.
This Thesis Incubator group has four compulsory group meetings:
Tue 15 January 9.15 - 12.30 in U414c
Tue 12 Feb 9.15 - 12.30 in U414c
Tue 12 March 9.15 - 12.30 in U414c
Tue 9 April 9.15 - 12.30 in U414c
(Tue 7 May 9.15 - 12.30 in U414c)
20 h of contact teaching and 34 h of independent work
The Thesis Incubator is intended for students whose master’s thesis process has stalled and who find it difficult to produce scientific text. After the Thesis Incubator, students will
- recognise their challenges and strengths in writing
The mental, social and practical challenges related to thesis writing such as
|Assessment Methods and Criteria||
Attending group meetings once a month, furthering the master’s thesis with the teacher of the Thesis Incubator, and doing exercises on thesis writing and process directing, both as a group and independently. Passing the course requires regular attendance at the group meetings (max 1 absence allowed) and doing exercises that further the master’s thesis process.
Provided by the teacher
The course is intended for students who are pursuing a master´s degree in an Aalto university programme and have had their thesis topic approved by their thesis supervisor.