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PSYC 4490 Senior Thesis I (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

Students may elect to write a thesis during the senior year. In most cases, the thesis involves original empirical research, although theoretical papers may be permitted in exceptional instances. Students must obtain the consent of a faculty member to serve as thesis advisor. Students who choose to write a thesis are encouraged to take an Independent Study with a prospective thesis advisor during the junior year to develop a thesis proposal. Registration requires a syllabus/contract form, which is found on the Psychology Department's website; go to Undergraduate, then Academic Opportunities, then Independent Courses: Research, Honors Program, & Senior Thesis.

Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: Registration for this course requires additional paperwork. See the Psychology website.

Last Updated: 19-Apr-18