EDU3980 - Master Thesis in English- and Foreign Language Didactics


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Master's thesis
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Assignment 100/100

Course content

The master thesis is an independent scientific investigation into a subject chosen by the student him/herself. Tutorials are obligatory during the work on the master thesis. They ensure that the student has the necessary skills and involve the supervision necessary when gathering and processing data.

Learning outcome

Through in-depth studies and independent research work the students will gain practice in methodical and systematic work on an autonomous problem within foreign language didactics.

Learning methods and activities

Compulsory seminars where students present and discuss their work. Participation in seminars will have to be approved and all exams completed before submitting the master thesis.

Compulsory assignments

  • Approved participation in seminars
  • Tutorials

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Educational Studies (MFAGD) - some programmes

Required previous knowledge

It is normally required that all courses in the first year of the programme should be approved before beginning the master thesis.
Master's thesis can only be submitted for review when all other courses in the degree have been completed and passed.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  45.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Term no.: 2
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

Language of instruction: -

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • English
  • Pedagogical knowledge
  • French
  • Foreign Language
  • German
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Teacher Education



Examination arrangement: Master's thesis

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Assignment 100/100

Release 2020-11-11

Submission 2020-11-25

Release 09:00

Submission 14:00

Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Assignment 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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