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Research Proposal

Course 2011-2012

Admission requirements

The student has finished Junior Research Project 1 (JRP1), and has sent the written report of JRP1 to the Examination Committee.

Description

The research proposal contains a description of (1) the background of the study with coverage of the relevant literature, (2) a general purpose of the study, (3) specific study objectives, (4) design and methods to define what research will be done in the available time, and (5) the team of scientists involved in this research project.

Course objectives

To qualify for the Junior Research Project 2 (JRP2), the student writes a research proposal, under the guidance of the supervisor of the JRP2.

Assessment method

The research proposal should be approved by the supervisor and by the Examination Committee.