This course covers techniques and skill development for researching and writing a thesis. Topics include selecting a thesis topic, techniques of research, distinction between quantitative and qualitative research, style guides, common parts of a thesis, description and implementation of the proposal writing process, forming a thesis committee, ethical perspectives and implications for research. The goal of the course is for each student to complete a thesis proposal.
Note: This course is graded P/F. Completion of this course will count as one hour of thesis credit but will not trigger the requirement for continuing registration. For Applied Anthropology, see AA5190.
Course DetailsLevel: Master's Level
Credit hours: 1
Term(s) course is offered: Spring/Fall
Prerequisites: Completion of at least 5 graduate courses.
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