Supervision of masters’ thesis (Taught in English) – Online

On the course you will learn about:

  • Supervisor types and supervision models: Insights from the research on thesis supervision in Denmark

  • Dialogue and types of feedback: Supervisor’s considerations and students’ needs

  • Practical tools in thesis supervision

  • CBS’ thesis rules from a supervisor’s perspective

Target group

  • Everybody who supervise/are going to supervise master’s theses at CBS.

  • This course is mandatory for external lecturers.

  • Other master’s thesis supervisors who wish to learn more about thesis supervision are welcome.

The course consists of an online part.

Teaching assistants (authorized to supervise master’s theses)  and external lecturers will get 3.5 Prophix hours registered after participation. Teaching & Learning will do the registration.

Intended learning outcomes

After participating in the course you will have:

  • Research-based knowledge about thesis supervision/Danish “vejledning”

  • Knowledge about the effect of supervision and vejledning for the students

  • Ability to choose the right kind of supervisor approach

  • Insight into the use of tools in supervision

  • Increased professional expertise in supervision


1/2 day

Registration deadline

21 September 2023

Fee (external participants):

2000 DKK


28 Sep 2023


1:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Vibeke Ankersborg


Vibeke Ankersborg