Checking date: 10/07/2020

Course: 2020/2021

Master Thesis
Study: Master in Space Engineering (360)

Coordinating teacher: SANJURJO RIVO, MANUEL

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Bioengineering and Aerospace Engineering

Type: Master Final Project
ECTS Credits: 12.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
El alumno deberá haber completado todos los créditos correspondientes al resto de los módulos antes de proceder a la defensa del Trabajo Fin de Máster.
Basic competences CB6 To possess and understand knowledge that provides a basis or opportunity to be original in the development and / or application of ideas, often in a research context CB7 Students must know how to apply the knowledge acquired and their ability to solve problems in new or unfamiliar environments within broader (or multidisciplinary) contexts related to their area of study CB8 Students must be able to integrate knowledge and face the complexity of making judgments based on information that, being incomplete or limited, includes reflections on social and ethical responsibilities linked to the application of their knowledge and judgments CB9 Students must know how to communicate their conclusions and the knowledge and ultimate reasons that sustain them to specialized and non-specialized audiences in a clear and unambiguous way CB10 Students must have the learning skills allowing them to continue studying in a way that will be largely self-directed or autonomous. General competences CG1 Capacity for the formulation, critical verification and defense of hypotheses, as well as the design of experimental tests for verification. CG2 Ability to make value judgments and prioritize in making conflicting decisions using systemic thinking. CG3 Ability to analyze and correct the environmental and social impact of the technical solutions of any space system CG5 Ability to handle the English, technical and colloquial language. Specific competences CE16Ability to perform, present and defend an original exercise carried out individually before a tribunal, consisting of an integral project of Space Engineering of a professional nature in which the competences acquired in the teachings are synthesized, will be exercised through the Final Master's Project.
Description of contents: programme
The student will proceed to the realization, presentation and defense, once all the credits of the syllabus have been obtained, from an original exercise carried out individually before an academic tribunal, in public session, consisting of an integral project of Space Engineering of a professional nature in which the competences acquired in the teachings be synthesized.
Learning activities and methodology
AF5 Tutorials AF7 Individual student work AF8 Evaluation activities Code activity Nº Total hours Nº HoursPresencial % Student's presence AF5 10 10 100 AF7 350 0 0 AF8 1 1 100 TOTAL SUBJECT 361 11 3 EDUCATIONAL TRAINING METHODOLOGIES OF   PLAN REFERRED TO SUBJECTS MD3 Resolution of practical cases, problems, etc. raised by the teacher individually or in groups MD5 Preparation of papers and reports individually or in groups
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 100
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 0
Additional information

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.