Honors curriculum honors program our students thesis prospectus planning thesis writing senior colloquium thesis research the artist's studio the critical eye. Completing a senior thesis is a challenging but rewarding opportunity for students who are highly motivated to research a particular topic to be eligible to complete a year-long senior thesis for department of sociology credit, one must meet the following criteria. Assessment of survey methods for counting bat emergence at gray bat and southeastern myotis caves senior thesis prospectus. This is a document for senior thesis writers and their allies the first three parts should help thesis writers write theses the fourth says how the thesis gets evaluated (ie graded), and the last part. A prospectus is a short description of your proposed senior thesis, from one page to five pages long, plus a bibliography of books, articles, documentaries, and other sources you have consulted or plan to.
A prospectus approved and signed by the senior thesis advisor is due by the middle of october of the senior year primary concentrators will also submit a summary of the. Overview the communication department's faculty believe that seniors in the major should demonstrate the ability to synthesize research, apply important theories in the discipline, and demonstrate competence in communication skills, including writing and speaking. Senior thesis prospectus example - 694103 ce sujet a 0 réponse, 1 participant et a été mis à jour par anonyme, il y a 1 semaine et 2 jours rechercher.
A second version of the thesis prospectus, signed by the thesis mentor, should be submitted to the comparative literature office at the end of the first week in september theses should be 50 to 100 pp long they should follow either the mla or chicago style sheets. Economics 494 the goal of the senior thesis preparation course is to produce a prospectus for the senior thesis (eco 495) the prospectus for the senior thesis must include an introduction, literature review, and bibliographic sources. Senior thesis writing an honors thesis offers students the opportunity to execute a substantial independent research project and to be considered for a bachelor's degree with honors by the department of sociology. The senior thesis prospectus should include a title, a 50 word abstract, and initial table of contents the table of contents should include chapter, sub chapter, sub-sub chapter. The yale library system has a rich collection of original papers and primary sources for senior essay projects below are a small sampling of those extensive and diverse collections.
The senior thesis will be, for most of you, the longest and most ambitious critical, scholarly or creative work you have done so far plan early, set aside time, and save your energy so as to get the most out of it. The honors senior thesis at a glance contains a diagram of thesis option i, thesis option ii, and bs/md option iii followed by a description of each thesis option. Hard copies of theses, other than the recent prize-winning theses, are currently unavailable note: recent theses stored in the social relations library (which recently closed) are unavailable inquirers needing a thesis that is not listed in hollis should contact the authors of theses directly to attempt to obtain a copy. Senior thesis prospectus: british science fiction in the 20th century since the beginning of science fiction was marked by the birth of dr frankenstein's monstrous creature in 1818, the genre has remained a unique form of commentary on the society which has created it. All ma students must write and defend a thesis prospectus students will work on their prospectus during hist 815 and in consultation with their supervisory committee a thesis prospectus should present a coherent thesis topic and engage with existing scholarly work about the topic the thesis.
April 2017 dear seniors, your senior thesis is the most important project you will complete in your undergraduate career it is your best opportunity to become a practicing historian, to produce a serious work of. Submit draft prospectus for topic of theses/project to designated advisor for approval october 17, 2017 final submission of prospectus for topic of senior thesis/project to designated advisor. A handbook for senior thesis writers in history | 7 date material due 1 september 2010 thesis prospectus due (in class) week of 20 september 2010 annotated bibliography of primary and secondary sources. The goal of the senior thesis preparation course is to produce a prospectus for the senior thesis (eco 495) the prospectus for the senior thesis must include an introduction, literature review, and bibliographic sources.
The senior thesis prospectus should include a title, a one page abstract, and initial table of contents the table of contents should include chapter, sub chapter, sub-sub chapter. Submit a senior essay prospectus on or before monday, october 1, 2018 by 4:30 pm the prospectus must be signed by your advisor all students planning to write a senior essay must hand in a prospectus at this time. The senior honors thesis in the study of religion at harvard university 5 iii prospectus guidelines due wednesday, september 23, by 5 pm webster's new collegiate dictionary defines a prospectus as something (as a. 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 prior independent study experience.