60% Face-to-face, 40% Distance learning
- Contact lessons througout the study unit
- Virtual studies
- There is a compulsory assignment and a student is responsible for his/her studies
- The target is to prepare a student for the thesis process
Having completed the study unit the student is able to:
- Choose the proper methodology for research and development study and provide reasons for his/her choice
- Collect empirical data and analyse it
- Interpret empirical results
- Make conclusions based on empirical results
- Recognizes the ethical point of view of the research and development work
- Evaluate the reliability and validity of research
Evaluation is based on Laurea Assessment criteria:
REQUIREMENT LEVEL II
Evaluation is based on assignment.
28.08.2018 - 21.12.2018
14.05.2018 - 31.05.2018
Laurea Leppävaara, service
Jarmo Heinonen, Laura Tarkkanen, Hanna Iisakkila Rojas
HCA Degree Programme in Security Management, Laurea Leppävaara
The schedule of the study unit will be available in Optima work space one week before the course starts.
The first contact lesson will be held on the 18th of September. Content and the target of the study unit will be explained in the first contact lesson. It is highly recommended to be present in the first lesson.
Student is able to: - use professional concepts in a consistent manner and demonstrate his/her familiarity with the knowledge basis - report and communicate in a professional manner - act independently taking into the operating environment - take responsibility for interaction with customers and/or co-operation partners and for responding to their needs - describe the significance of his/her actions for successful co-operation - describe his/her competence in relation to the learning outcomes
Student is able to: - critically evaluate information and justify their actions with science-based knowledge - propose creative solutions at work - promote professional co-operation and enhance customer and partner relationships - act in a manner that promotes the team’s entrepreneurial and responsible approach to work - describe the development of his/her competence in relation to the learning outcomes
Student is able to: - analyse the acquired information, draw conclusions and combine theoretical knowledge with experiential knowledge - evaluate the applicability of produced knowledge, skill or idea to other contexts as well as their impact - anticipate needs of customers and/or co-operation partners - evaluate and develop the team’s entrepreneurial and responsible approach to work - evaluate the possibilities for utilising competence and plan his/her personal development and development of the team
Study unit is failed if one of the required assignments of the study unit is not returned, is evaluated as failed or the criteria for the grade 1 is not fulfilled.