Subject: Thesis

Scientific Area:



208 Hours

Number of ECTS:

180 ECTS



Overall objectives:

1 - Ability to systematically understand the field of Biological Sciences
2 - Competencies, skills and research methods associated with their scientific domain
3 - Ability to conceive, design, adapt and perform significant research respecting the requirements imposed by the standards of academic quality and integrity
4 - Completion of a significant body of original research that has contributed to extending the frontiers of knowledge, some of which merits national or international dissemination in publications with peer review
5 - Critically analyze, evaluate and synthesise new and complex ideas
6 - Communicate with their peers, the academic community and society at large on the area of specialization
7 - Promote in a knowledge based society in academic and or professional contexts, technological, social or cultural advancement


1 - Depends on the work plan of each student.


Na , Na , Dependente de cada caso , Na

Assesssment methods and criteria:

Classification Type: Apr / Rep

Evaluation Methodology:
The student develops during the course his/her thesis or compiles several scientific articles, which, after discussion with his/her supervisor is submitted to public defence. During the public defence the student presents his/her work and defends it before a jury of experts appointed for this purpose according to the specific regulation of the 3. cycle in Biological Sciences.