A subsequent advanced module provides research-oriented and subject-specific knowledge based on the training and competencies already obtained and prepares students for the bachelor thesis (with 66 credits) students can also specialize in north american studies, allowing them to acquire a total of 84 credits. Her senior honors thesis in american studies & ethnicity seeks to respond to the question: who frees the oppressed she close reads the shamoiya washington is a political science and american studies ethnicity double major who has spent much of her undergraduate experience traveling the world. The bachelor's degree programme english and american studies provides an academic education and qualification for professional activities, and trains students and advanced studies language by successfully completing the courses professional speaking skills, professional writing skills and ba thesis writing. Notes on the undergraduate (ba) studies program american studies center university of warsaw ba thesis • students write their ba theses under the supervision faculty members chosen at the beginning of the fifth semester of studies the topic is selected in cooperation with the supervisor and. Bachelor thesis summer term 2018: until 23 january, 2018 (submission deadline 3 july) winter term 2018/19: until 5 june, 2018 (submission deadline 13 november) the ba thesis antrag, ba thesis guidelines, the ba affidavit ( eidesstattliche erklärung) as well as a list of supervisors and readers for your thesis you. University of toledo american studies rushmore, statue of liberty interdisciplinary major degrees offered: american studies offers a program for a bachelor of arts they also have the opportunity to work closely with a faculty adviser in researching and writing a senior thesis some typical areas of. I'm currently in a masters program at teachers college, columbia university, focusing on organizational leadership and development i graduated from usc dornsife with a ba as an ase major in may 2011 i started out as an international relations major, but i switched to american studies and ethnicity after taking a ge.
Admissions and degree requirements for the ba in american studies at american university in washington, dc. Bachelor programme english and american studies for information on the succeeding bachelor's programme please consult this page » and take all examinations following the introduction and orientation phase for students ( steop) and to write a bachelor's thesis as described in the curriculum. Four 12 ects modules offer graduate seminars aimed at gaining an advanced understanding of key concepts and theories in american studies in addition, students in the research colloquium, students will participate in discussions with faculty and phd students and will present their own research for the ma thesis.
The graduate school requires that the ma program include a total of 30 credit hours beyond the ba, including transfer, research, and thesis credits the american studies program requires a minimum total of 30 graded credit hours in graduate courses the distribution of required courses and all other requirements are. The american & new england studies program (amnesp) offers an intellectually diverse, flexible, student-centered major in american studies that explores the in lieu of a senior project, qualified seniors may undertake a two- semester honors thesis (cas am 401 and am 402), which must be evaluated by a faculty. In an interdisciplinary program such as african and african american studies, however, concentrators should bear in mind that many students (especially joint concentrators) will want to use the guidelines of the possible topics should be discussed early with thesis advisors (or the director of undergraduate studies) it is a.
The fourth year honours program consists of two american studies seminars - amst4115 american studies: theory and practice, amst4112 cultural capital: from kant to extensions for honours theses or seminar papers are considered with more gravity than previous undergraduate extensions. The american studies program at fordham university is a small and selective interdisciplinary honors major to gain insight into the multiplicity of cultures, ideas and institutions that make up the nation, students take courses in departments and programs such as african and african american studies, american catholic. To graduate with honors, american studies majors must complete a senior thesis and have an overall grade point average of 35 in the major, or demonstrated academic competence students must apply to enter the honors program no later than the end of registration period in autumn quarter of their senior year, and must.
North american studies are an integral part of the ba in english studies and the teaching degree offered by the department of english, american, and celtic students of the module north american studies have the option to write their final ba thesis on a topic of their own choice in the field of north american studies. Overview of the american studies degree you'll study with faculty and students from departments all over fordham, including african and african american studies, american catholic studies, art history and music, english, history, latin american and latino no lie: the party of the year is the senior thesis presentation. Thesis examples here are some of our best senior theses from the past few years hard copies of all senior theses from the last four or five years are available for reading in our department offices in flanner hall extra copies may be checked out with katie schlotfeldt originals must remain in our office area the haight.
Bringing together the insights gleaned through the course of one's studies, the completion of a thesis in a student's major discipline on a latin american or caribbean topic is one of the capstone experiences of the undergraduate certificate program below, you can get a sense of the impressive and broad- ranging. 35 points overall (core points accepted), including 6 points in an essay-based subject such as english, history or politics at higher level, plus 6,5 in a further two 100% of students on our ba american studies course are satisfied with their course (national student survey 2016) you are interested in the history, politics.
Uitgebreide vaknaam, bachelor's thesis american studies leerdoelen, at the end of this unit, students will be able to: • demonstrate the ability to undertake largely independent research projects at ba level, and produce an extended essay of an appropriate standard, and thus the capacity to undertake an ma program. The six-semester bachelor of arts in american studies (bas) at heidelberg university consists of north american literature and culture, history, politics, theology to select one or two focal disciplines from the previously selected basic modules they will finally choose one of these as the topic of their bachelor thesis.
Autumn 2018 study pace 100 % study time daytime study form normal language english selection: the quality/subject of the bachelor's thesis and the relevance of previous studies in relation to the programme start period: period 1 - starts during the first half of the semester location: stockholm further information. Faculty thesis advisors may supervise no more than 2 honors thesis candidates per year the student seeking departmental honors must secure an advisor's participation the semester prior to starting the honors program submit the american studies honors thesis application to the director of undergraduate studies by. Topics for bachelor and master thesis 1 the following is a list of titles chosen for bachelor or master theses it is meant as a guideline. View our undergraduate brochure the department of american studies at saint louis university offers courses, internships, and thesis projects leading to the bachelor of arts degree american studies also makes an excellent minor to accompany a range of majors even if you are not a major or minor in the department,.