Checking date: 04/05/2023

Course: 2024/2025

Master’s Thesis
Master in Computational and Applied Mathematics (Plan: 458 - Estudio: 372)

Coordinating teacher: CUERNO REJADO, RODOLFO

Department assigned to the subject: Mathematics Department

Type: Master Final Project
ECTS Credits: 12.0 ECTS


The aim is that students acquire knowledge and skills including: - Autonomy in the development of a work or research project. - Ability to review specialized literature on specific topics. - Mastering of scientific writing. - Use and implementation of the mathematical and/or computational concepts, techniques, and tools studied in the Master's degree. - Acquisition of knowledge at the level of the state of art of a specific topic and possible input of innovative or new contributions. - Fundamentals of the scientific method. Basic competences: CB6, CB7, CB9, CB10 General competences: CG1, CG2, CG4, CG5, CG6 Specific competences: CE1, CE2, CE3, CE4, CE5, CE6, CE7, CE8, CE9, CE10, CE11, CE12, CE14, CE15, CE16
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Implementation of the techniques and knowledge acquired during the master to a specific research problem or challenge. 2. Foundations of the scientific method. Hypothesis formulation and detailed analysis of novel methods. 3. Dissemination of research results. 4. Presentation of results and conclusions. The Master's Thesis can be either theoretical or practical and should be structured in the parts that are deemed appropriate by the supervisor. It is susceptible to constitute a Ph.D. thesis proposal in order to access the Ph.D. Programme of Departamento de Matemáticas.
Learning activities and methodology
AF3 Office hours. AF4 Group work. AF5 Individual student work. AF7 Attendance to scientific seminars.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 100
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 0

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Additional information

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