Introduction third and fourth year students majoring in psychology at york often ask for additional information about the honours thesis the purpose of this handbook is to provide some of this information along with some useful advice about completing your thesis work it is a good source of information, but it is not the. Undergraduate honours theses students enrolled in psychology 4880 complete independent research under the direction of a faculty member for undergraduate theses completed prior to 2014 please consult the catalogue follow index. Honours thesis course the honours thesis course (biol 537/120) is one of the capstone experiences offered to biology students it allows students to work on their own independent research project under the supervision of a faculty member in the biology department or from a professor cross-appointed to the biology. Currently, honours theses are not available in the library and undergraduate students do not typically submit their theses to the library honours theses may be deposited in summit, sfu's research repository contact your undergraduate advisor about the suitability of putting your honours thesis in summit. Monash it offers research options such as an honours year for undergraduate students, as well as minor thesis options for postgraduate students. Our three programs (kinesiology, health promotion and leisure studies) also include an honours option, to which students may apply in year three this enriched program provides students with a valuable opportunity to gain research experience under the mentorship of a faculty member the honours students exhibit their. Writing a senior honors thesis, or any major research essay, can seem daunting at first a thesis requires a reflective, multi-stage writing process this handout will walk you through those stages it is targeted at students in the humanities and social sciences, since their theses tend to involve more writing than projects in the. The department of biological sciences offers a thesis option in biology, biotechnology, neuroscience or oenology & viticulture for those admitted into the fourth year of the honours program students enrolled or planning to enrol in 4f92 or 4f90/4f91 thesis.
Students pursuing distinction normally apply for a year-long senior honors seminar (history 495s/496s) in march of the junior year by submitting a research proposal and a faculty recommendation to the seminar director(s) at [email protected] students may also prepare a thesis outside this sequence and talk to. Guidelines for honours and joint honours theses undergraduate students pursuing the honours degree in linguistics are required to write a thesis, which they do as a two-term, 6-credit course, ling 480 d1 and d2 this is a spanned course: you must register for both parts it is also possible to do a joint honours. This information will help you approach writing your llcl honours thesis this document is only a distillation of some points particularly relevant to the honours thesis in llcl for a full account of the arts faculty policies for honours, including the roles and responsibilities of students and of supervisors, see the faculty.
Biol 449 – registration form (doc) or (pdf) all honours students in biology are required to take biology 447 and 449 for biology 449 , “directed biological research,” students are expected to complete original research under supervision the scope of the project will be decided between each student. Honours dissertation (bhd4001) the honours dissertation (hd) requirement will be offered in two tracks: a more research oriented track that will focus on theoretical and empirical research at an appropriate level, and a more applied version that focuses on the application of theory to managerial and business issues. Here you will find online thesis writing support and advice for honours students in the faculties of engineering and science including advice (from supervisors), examples (from past honours theses) and exercises to help you improve your thesis writing skills you won't find here anything to do with the content of your thesis.
Theses from 2018 2018 pdf rock 'n' roll radio: a case study of 'tactics' and teenage identity in perth, wa, 1955-1960, lorna baker pdf to what extent do the objection to confiscation provisions in part 6 of the criminal property confiscation act 2000 (wa) protect the family home of an 'innocent party' from confiscation,. Honours thesis all documents are in adobe acrobat pdf format or microsoft word format paper copies of required forms are also available at the library's information desk required forms honours theses format procedures: this document gives you all the essential instructions for preparing and submitting your thesis.
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 faculty member. Name, title shannon auster-weiss, power, discipline, and dis/comfort: indigenizing university curricula faye campbell, disrupting the narrative: the role of the curator in contemporary art galleries and museums brooke edwards, friendship through the ages: a technological perspective sarah england, picturing. One of the key projects of cnm students is the honours thesis where students develop their own research questions, conduct independent fieldwork and analyse their data under close guidance from their supervisors in other cnm modules, students also undertake other research projects such as product proposals and.
The purpose of an honours thesis • what is expected of an honours student and supervisor • general thesis structure (eg, length, format, due date) please keep in mind that these are guidelines if you have any questions or would like clarification on any points, please ask your supervisor in addition, we welcome any. Students in the new honours programs are subject to new rules for the awarding of honours class please refer to the engineering webpage and pdf below for more information all students are eligible to enter thesis a if you would like to enter into 'research thesis a' you must have a university cumulative wam of 70. Writing an honours thesis is a curriculum enrichment option for students at university college utrecht.
Guidelines for honours thesis nutr 4499 – honours thesis (one unit) the honours thesis course offers students an opportunity to conduct a research project as part of their undergraduate program in the first semester, the student will thoroughly plan the honours project under the supervision of a departmental faculty. Produce a substantial piece of research, the findings of which are presented as a thesis at the honours level, you are challenged to take much more responsibility for your learning than was required of you as an undergraduate it is important to strike a balance between the coursework and thesis components of your. An honors thesis involves substantially more work that than a term paper it will probably be the largest single project you will undertake as an undergraduate the completion of such a project--the research, experimentation, or design of a product--can focus your interests, provide perspective in a chosen major, develop. Overview psychology is a scientific approach to understanding mind and behaviour honours psychology students all learn about the body of knowledge that exists in psychology as well as the scientific procedures for making new discoveries the honours thesis (psych 499a/b/c) is an optional course.
Honours thesis if you are interested in taking ps499, the honours ( undergraduate) thesis course, there are a number of steps you need to take to prepare and apply the following is particularly relevant to third-year students. The school of psychology invites all 3rd year students in the honours psychology program interested in the honours thesis (psy4276/4676) for the 2018-2019 academic year to attend an information session (in english) this year's session was held on wednesday, february 14th at 11:30am in fss1030 information. Honours level marks this booklet addresses a range of topics and questions on study skills relevant to the honours-year it addresses issues specifically related to getting started, working with your supervisor and writing up your thesis it also discusses the practical issues of organisation, time-management, motivation and.