The thesis process may vary within Centria University of Applied Sciences depending on the field of study as each field has their own practices. This guide describes on a general level those aspects that are common in each field of study. Thesis supervisors will inform students on field-specific exceptions. In general, the following steps can be specified in the thesis process:
The writing process of the thesis is constantly proceeding during the stages of selecting and approving the topic, drawing up the thesis plan and carrying out the development task. Draft versions are submitted to the thesis supervisor and/or presented to other students in various seminar sessions (please see Appendix 1).
The thesis is a learning process comprising the following stages: