What this handout is about writing a senior honors thesis, or any major research essay, can seem daunting at first a thesis requires a reflective, multi-stage. The honors thesis is a rewarding capstone experience for students and a gateway to research and other creative work beyond the undergraduate years. The collection includes undergraduate theses written by students in the university honors college further university honors college work is available in the anthós. The honors college is vested with the responsibility of overseeing undergraduate thesis work throughout the university and ensuring its quality the total amount of work required for a thesis should be roughly equivalent to six. The following theses were written by undergraduates in order to graduate with departmental honors in anthropology, biological anthropology, or. How can the answer be improved.
Many honors carolina students cap their undergraduate experience with a senior honors thesis, partnering with a faculty mentor to develop original research or. At this point in your college career you are probably most used to projects that can be completed in the span of one semester your thesis project will. Ebio student's honors thesis submissions from past years are archived here with abstracts from the student's respective papers peruse several of the submissions to.
Honors thesis (phy194h) the university give three levels of honors at graduation: honors, high honors, and highest honors the lowest level (honors) is based purely. The graduation honor with honors research distinction in [the major field] recognizes those students who demonstrate excellence in the study of a discipline both through major course work and by completing an independent research project culminating in an undergraduate thesis.
Congratulations you’re thinking about a thesis in psychology this page will help you get started on this exciting endeavor there are also many people in the. Recent honors theses and other prizes awarded outstanding undergraduate woman student concentrating in history: the gaspee chapter daughters of the american. Senior honors thesis undergraduate research is not only becoming the norm on campuses across the united states, but in some cases has become a requirement for.
These are examples of economics honors theses theses are posted with their permission of the author this is not a reflection on the quality of their work. Honors theses done before 2009 are located in the university archives honors theses completed since 1990 through 2008 are also located in the general collection and. The honors thesis program offers an enhanced academic experience for talented undergraduates writing an honors thesis provides a taste of graduate school — honors students conduct their first original, in-depth research project under the guidance of.
Honors honors theses contact: joanne demarchena, undergraduate student services officer at [email protected] or (650) honors theses. Honors thesis why write a senior thesis each year a small number of academically outstanding students choose to undertake honors work in african and afro-american.