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Short about study course

Credit points / ECTS:12 / 18
Course supervisor: Jana Duhovska
Study type:Pilna laika
Course level:Master's
Target audience:Pedagogy
Language:Latvian
Branch of science:Psychology

Objective

To improve master students' understanding of research and ability to develop their own research project, including a detailed justification and implementation process, planned data acquisition and processing procedures; to evaluate the possible risks and threats of the planned research; describe the ethical aspects of the research.

Prerequisites

Study courses "Research Methodology", "Theoretical and Methodological Basis of Master's Thesis Development" have been acquired.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

Understands, compares and critically evaluates various theoretical approaches and research results in relation to the research topic; understands the requirements of Master's thesis development and evaluation criteria.

Skills

Formulates research questions according to the topic, selects and critically evaluates the literature sources, justifies the topicality and problem of the research, formulates the research goal and question(s)/ hypothesis(es), chooses the research methodology appropriate for the research purpose, according to ethical norms in the study, describes the planned data methods of analysis, assesses the risks and threats of a potential study.

Competence

Independently plans a research that complies with fundamental research principles and ethical norms and presents a research project.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2018, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Art Therapy5Master’sRequiredKristīne Mārtinsone, Jana Duhovska, Indra Majore-Dūšele, Māra Grēve, Vinita Cauce, Signe Tomsone, Baiba Purvlīce, Jeļena Koļesņikova, Sanita Šuriņa, Anda Upmale-Puķīte, Viktorija Perepjolkina, Inese Paiča, Biruta Kupča, Rudīte Terehova, Anita Vētra, Aivars Vētra, Valdis Bernhofs, Guna Svence, Aleksejs Ruža, Santa Grīnfelde, Sandra Aleksandra Hartmane, Zanda Lauva, Inga Liepiņa, Sindija Meluškāne
Planning period:Year 2019, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Art Therapy5Master’sRequiredJana Duhovska, Sanita Šuriņa, Inese Jokste, Kristīne Mārtinsone, Indra Majore-Dūšele, Rudīte Terehova, Kristīne Vende-Kotova, Signe Tomsone, Sandra Mihailova, Jeļena Koļesņikova, Inga Millere, Juris Zuitiņš, Ervīns Čukurs, Anita Pipere, Guna Bērziņa, Valdis Bernhofs, Aleksejs Ruža, Santa Grīnfelde, Sandra Aleksandra Hartmane, Zanda Lauva
Planning period:Year 2020, Spring semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Art Therapy4Master’sRequiredSanita Šuriņa, Jana Duhovska, Kristīne Mārtinsone
Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Art Therapy5Master’sRequiredJana Duhovska, Kristīne Mārtinsone, Sanita Šuriņa