- Purpose and learning objectives
The bachelor project must, together with the internship exam and the rest of the programme's exams, document that the programme's intended learning objectives have been achieved. The exam consists of a project and an oral part, with one total grade being given. The exam can only take place after the final internship exam and all other exams in the programme have been passed.
- Type of instruction
The learning outcomes of the exam are identical with the learning outcomes of the subject(s)/modul(es)Exam in one or more subjectsSubject/module is tested standaloneThe bachelor project must document the student's understanding of and ability to reflect on the practice of the profession as well as their application of theories and methods in relation to a practice-oriented problem. The identified problem, which must be central to the programme and the profession, is formulated by the student, possibly in cooperation with a private or public company. The problem is subject to the institution’s approval.Type of examCombined written and oral examinationFormal requirementsFormal requirements for the project, which constitutes the written part of the exam:
- Table of Contents, bibliography and appendices are not included in the number of pages
- It must be possible to read the entire text without having to refer to appendices (appendices are not part of the assessment).
- The number of characters must be specified in the assignment
A standard page is considered 2,400 characters including spaces, footnotes and margins of at least 2 cm. with 1.5 cm line spacing and font size 12 in "Helvetica" or similar "sans serif". References should be used in accordance with the documented bibliographic style (Harvard, APA, etc.). The project must have a source reference system, which ensures that the task reader knows at all times - and possibly can seek out - the source of statements, tables or models
All quotes must be referenced. The project must have a referencing system which ensures that the reader knows the source of statements, tables or model and can consult them if need be. Quotes without a source reference are perceived as copying and may lead to rejection of the project.
A detailed list of literature and documents must be drawn up. In particular, documentation of any field research carried out is extremely important.
If the project is confidential, this must appear clearly from the cover page and be registered in the system by digital submission.
The project can either be prepared individually or in groups of maximum two students.
If students write as a group:
If two students write together as a group, the problem formulation and the paper must provide a deeper and more thorough treatment of the subject.
Scope of the bachelor project
- For students writing alone, max. 40 standard pages
- For students writing as a group, max. 55 standard pages
A standard page is 2,400 characters including spaces and footnotes. Illustrations that support the material are not included.Individual exam or group examIndividualExam languagesDanish (Norwegian/Swedish)Type of evaluation7-point grading scaleExaminersExternal censureSpelling and writing abilitiesSpelling and writing are assessed as part of the overall impression of the bachelor project. The grade reflects the overall assessment of the academic content, as well as the student's ability to write and spell correctly, however, with the emphasis on the professional content.
Students who can document a relevant condition that affects their ability to comply with this requirement may apply for exemption. This request must be sent to the study administration for the programme and be addressed to the Head of Programme, at least four weeks before the exam.
During your final assignment you or your group will receive 10 hours of guidance from your counselor.
The rest of the time equivalent to 538 hours are used on final assignment work. It is your responsibility to structure the time spent on writing your assignment, preparing for the exam, etc.
The final assignment primarily includes of the following activities: cooperating with a company, collecting empiricism.
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*KEA can deviate from the number of hours if this is justified by special circumstances