The senior honors thesis/project is a 6-credit-hour independent project it may be a research, creative, or applied project and is completed under the direction of a. A senior honors thesis is a year-long capstone experience for tufts seniors who have met certain qualifications in liberal arts or engineering. A senior year experience (sye) honors thesis is the highest level of scholarship to which a major in the government department can aspire, and we strongly encourage. 1 hpm 691h and 692h senior honors thesis - syllabus credit hours: 3 (fall) and 3 (spring) department of health policy and management unc gillings school of global. Many carolina students cap their undergraduate experience with a senior honors thesis, partnering with a faculty mentor to develop original research or creative work. General information undergraduate independent research in computer science is done as an independent study or as a senior thesis (which typically grows out of a. Undergraduate program senior honors thesis students interested in writing a senior honors thesis in mathematics must find an advisor among the mathematics faculty.
Senior honors thesis prospectus for [author’s name] background our visual perception enables us to organize and process information in our environment. Students must apply to the honors thesis program by may 15 submitting a formal letter of application and a preliminary proposal to the department. Official web site of the department of psychology, brandeis university, waltham, mass. 1 east asian studies senior honors & thesis guidelines i senior honors majors in east asian studies (eas) who have maintained a gpa of 365 or higher. Senior honors thesis candidates for graduation “with honors” or “with highest honors” must secure approval from the director of the departmental senior.
There is no practical difference between a senior honors thesis and a senior project however, only fms majors who have been on the dean’s list at least twice and. Senior honors thesis support the senior honors thesis program offers tutorial assistance to a limited number of undergraduate thesis writers thesis tutors are. Students who wish to improve their standing in their classes in the college of arts and sciences may do so by initiating, and completing, a senior honors thesis.
What this handout is about writing a senior honors thesis, or any major research essay, can seem daunting at first a thesis requires a reflective, multi-stage. Director kathleen duval the history honors program culminates in the writing of a senior honors essay, a mature and polished piece of historical research and argument. Home majors & minors major in theology senior honors thesis senior honors thesis the thesis program allows students to delve deeper into a topic of interest.
Senior honors theses senior honors theses and awards the prize is awarded annually by the department of history to the senior honors thesis that best. Christof smith senior thesis 1 senior honors thesis: nanoparticle drug delivery of antitumor agents christof smith advisor: dr raoul kopelman. What is a senior honors thesis the senior honors thesis is a two-semester, 6 credit research commitment on a topic that you and your faculty mentor agree on. Senior honors thesis since students often ask for advice about the senior honors thesis, the department has summarized some of the basic information in this section.
The honors thesis is a senior year activity that presents students with a wonderful opportunity to experience first-hand the creative processes that are fundamental.
The senior honors thesis committee is composed of nine faculty members representing the three major divisions of the college of arts & sciences: humanities, natural. Writing a senior honors thesis students who meet the approval criteria may choose to write a senior thesis students generally need to have a grade point average of. The rockefeller center is proud to announce the fall 2017 recipients of the senior honors thesis grants the program provides grants of up to $1,000 for undergraduate. The edmund a walsh school of foreign service offers senior undergraduates the opportunity to earn an award of honors in the major through the successful completion. The thesis advisor will assign the thesis writer a p grade at the end of 681, signifying progress, if progress has been made on the writer's senior honors thesis. The thesis honors program allows tufts seniors to pursue a year-long independent program of study, to delve into a focused area of research within your major, and to.
Senior honors thesis university guidelines 1 be a senior 2 be in good academic standing (you will be considered for academic probation by the committee on. Latin honors and senior honors thesis students engaged in research are encouraged to write a report students with 365 gpa are encouraged to write a formal senior.