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This seminar is the first half of a year-long seminar that is required of AMST seniors who have been approved to write an honors thesis (critical-analytical, research-focused, creative, performative, or hybrid). Students will share work, critique each other’s proposals and drafts, and support each other in the process of producing a thesis project. Although each student’s major work for the year will be focusing on a specific topic with an advisor, the instructor of the honors seminar will offer helpful guidance on more general concerns such as conceptual approaches, research methodologies, creative exploration, the honing of arguments, writing issues, and other theoretical and practical questions. Satisfactory completion of the course will be required for students to continue on in the honors program.
Format: honors independent study
Grading: yes pass/fail option,
yes fifth course option
Satisfactory completion of the course will be required for students to continue on in the honors program.
AMST seniors who have been approved to write an honors thesis (critical-analytical, research-focused, creative, performative, or hybrid).