Course code MatZ5019

Credit points 5

Master Thesis III

Total Hours in Course200

Independent study hours200

Date of course confirmation22.01.2013

Responsible UnitDepartment of Wood Processing

Course developer

author Kokapstrādes katedra

Uldis Spulle

Dr. sc. ing.

Course abstract

Master thesis III, is a complete study of the Latvia forest industry with contemporary problems. Master students start to work on chapter of processing of empirical data according to previously worked out methodology of research, analysis of results and discussion.

Learning outcomes and their assessment

Master thesis III, reinforces the master student's knowledge of the scientific research phases. Develops skills to seek and process information, plan and carry out experiments. As a result, master student acquires the competence to formulate independently and critically analyze complex scientific and professional problems.

Compulsory reading

1. Maģistra darbu izstrādāšana un aizstāvēšana: metodiskie norādījumi. [tiešsaiste]. Sast.H.Tuherms, A.Drēska, I.Liepa, D.Dubrovskis, Z.Saliņš, V.Kozuliņš, U.Spulle. Jelgava: LLU, 2010. 26 lpp. Pieejams: http://www.mf.llu.lv/uploads/File/lapas/385/MAGISTRA_DARBU_IZSTRADE.pdf [skatīts 29.04.2013.]
2. Arhipova I., Bāliņa S. Statistika ekonomikā un biznesā. Rīga: Datorzinību centrs, 2006. 362 lpp.
3. Krastiņš O., Ciemiņa I. Statistika. Rīga: LR Centrālā statistikas pārvalde, 2003. 267 lpp.

Further reading

1. Arhipova I., Bāliņa S. Statistika ar Microsoft Excel 97 ikvienam: mācību līdzeklis 1.daļa, Rīga, Datorzinību Centrs, 1999. 168 lpp.
2. Arhipova I., Bāliņa S. Statistika ar Microsoft Excel 97 ikvienam: mācību līdzeklis 2.daļa. Rīga: Datorzinību Centrs, 2000. 136 lpp.

Periodicals and other sources

1. Baltijas Koks. ISSN 1407-6667.
2. Baltic Forestry. ISSN 1392-1355.