Course code SDSKN002
Faculty Faculty of Education, Psychology and Art
Credit points, number of lectures
Credit points ECTS Credit points Number of student independent work hours
20 30 800
E-courses SDSKN002: Master's Paper
Course annotation The aim of the course is to develop and defend Master’s Paper concerned with topical needs of the system of education thus contributing to harmonious development of society.
The objectives of the course:
1. to develop skills of describing local, national and global aspects of the research problem;
2. to develop skills of defining scientific categories of Master’ s research;
3. to improve skills of collecting, interpreting and evaluating data for Master’s Paper research;
4. to improve skills of devising integrated theoretical and empirical description of the obtained data thus securing the scientific strength of Master’s Paper;
5. to develop skill of critically evaluating contribution of Master’ s Paper to the harmonised development of society;
6. to improve skills of presenting Master’s Paper clearly and convincingly.

Results Completing the course, students will be able to display the skills of:
1. describing local, national and global basis of the research problem;
2. defining scientific categories of Master’ s research;
3. collecting, interpreting and evaluating data for Master’s Paper research;
4. devising integrated theoretical and empirical description of the obtained data thus securing the scientific strength of Master’s Paper;
5.critically evaluating contribution of Master’ s Paper to the harmonised development of society;
6. presenting Master’s Paper clearly and convincingly.


Requirements for obtaining credit points Master’s Paper and its defence – 100%

Study programmes Teacher of the Russian language as a foreign language and the Latvian language as the second language in Secondary School
Teacher of History
Secondary education teacher of Physics
Teacher of Physical Education
Basic Education Teacher of English
Teacher of Religion and Ethics
Secondary Education English Language Teacher
Teacher of German in Secondary School
Secondary Education Teacher of Economics
Secondary Education Teacher of Chemistry
Secondary Education Teacher of Italian Language
Secondary Education English Language Teacher [Eng.]
Preschool Teacher
Teacher of the Latvian Language and Literature in Secondary School
Secondary Education Teacher of Mathematics
Secondary Education Teacher of Culturology and Visual Art
Secondary Education Teacher of French Language
Teacher of Art in Primary School
Teacher of Primary School Education
Secondary Education Teacher of Scandinavian Language
Basic Education Teacher of German
Teacher -Master degree in Education
Teacher - speech therapist
Teacher of Geography and Science Teacher
Teacher -Master degree in Education
The Teacher of Social Studies
Special Education Teacher
Secondary Education Teacher of Chemistry and Natural Sciences
Teacher of Geography and Sciences Teacher of the basic Education
Science Teacher
Teacher of Philosophy
Secondary Education Teacher of Biology and Natural Sciences
Teacher of the Russian Language and Literature in Secondary School
Secondary Education Teacher of Biology
Secondary Education Teacher of Physics and Natural Sciences
Secondary Education Teacher of Informatics and basic of Programming
Teacher of Home Economics and Technologies and Hausekeeping