You should meet with your Thesis Director the semester prior to your thesis semester to confirm arrangements and begin research. Set up a schedule of intermediary deadlines and conferences with your Director to discuss research, and, once you begin writing, sections of your initial draft. The prospectus must be approved by your Director before submitting it to the Director of English Honors.
General Thesis Details The Honors Thesis In the spring, the Department will invite those rising seniors with strong academic records to pursue honors.
They may opt to complete either a full year honors or a regular second semester thesis. Students interested in honors but not invited may still petition the department for permission. Honors rules and deadlines are set each year by a college wide committee; hence they cannot be listed here by specific date.
That code, along with other statements on ethical issues, can be found at the following website: Your thesis advisor will assist you in navigating these issues. See the IRB website at http: Thesis Advisors If you would like to write your thesis with the guidance of a particular faculty member, you should speak to that individual directly — the sooner the better.
Though the department will decide who will become your thesis advisor, we take into account your preference.
Please note that the Anthropology department generally will not allow you to choose a thesis advisor outside of the Anthropology faculty. Consult with the department chair before you approach a faculty member outside of Anthropology to advise your thesis.
April Department faculty will hold an informational meeting for all junior majors. May 15 Written description of likely topic and method. These conversations should continue over the summer.
Honors candidacy is contingent upon Department approval. By this time, we also need to know which spring invitees wish to pursue honors. October 1 Year long including honors thesis prospectus plus IRB. Circulated to all anthropology faculty for comments and approval.
May require resubmission by Dec. IRB issues to be addressed.
November 1 Regular winter semester thesis prospectus plus IRB. December 1 Revised prospectus for regular Winter term theses if required.Working together, the Honors Scholar and Faculty Thesis Mentor should refine the thesis topic to one appropriate for an undergraduate thesis experience.
Honors Scholars usually complete a literature review prior to settling on a final research question. A completed Honors Senior Thesis application (application form w/signatures, date of prospectus meeting and the thesis prospectus) must be approved by the Director of the Honors College no later than the first day of senior classes for the A-.
College of Arts and Letters College of Business College of Education & Psychology College of Health College of Science and Technology. 1 Prospectus for future research: Temperature effects on green macroalgae By Ana Gonzalez Pelayo An undergraduate honors thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the.
A senior honors project prospectus must be approved by the Honors Committee at least two semesters prior to student’s anticipated graduation. Each prospectus must include the following elements: A heading that includes a working title for the project and lists the name of the project supervisor.
Thesis. Here you find a sample of Honors Theses completed in the past semesters. Check them out and get a better understanding of this important Honors .