Compulsory Modules (60 ECTS-Credits)
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Module 2: Interdisciplinary Research Workshop I (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: After the completion of this module, students have the necessary in-depth knowledge in sport science to work on the dissertations topic. They are qualified to create a prospectus of the dissertation which includes the theoretical background and methodical concepts.
Module 4: Presentation of own Research Results (15 ECTS-Credits) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Positive completion of Modules 1, 2, and 3.
Learning Outcome: Students present research results at national and international forums; basic competences in research management and in applying for research funding are generated; students can present and critically evaluate results according to quality standards; they are able to analyze and critically evaluate their own research results and those of others; creation of a culture that is committed to research ethics and rejects plagiarism; students are aware of their own subject-related strengths and weaknesses.
Active participation in international scientific discourse by participating in conferences, projects, and competitions.
Module 6: Doctoral Thesis Defense (5 ECTS-Credits) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: Positive completion of all other modules and positive evaluation of the dissertation.
Learning Outcome: Presentation, reflection on, and analysis of the dissertation results in the overall context of the doctoral programme; the focus is on summarizing and explaining results of the research project, on presenting the increase in knowledge for the discipline, on demonstrating evaluation and method competences, as well as on presenting the results.
Final oral dissertation defense before an examination board

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