Department thesis courses: biology 491-492 business 400 (only 3 credits, requires student takes hon 301 thesis prep in spring of junior year for first credit) chemistry 491-492 communications 498-499 computer science 495 education 399-400 education majors must file an honors thesis contract when enrolling in. Overview concentrators seeking to graduate with honors must apply to write a senior thesis during their sixth semester and be approved, maintain a minimum grade average that includes more a's than b's, and most importantly research and write an original senior thesis that meets or exceeds the standards established. Completion of the senior thesis is one of the hallmarks of a quality honors education the thesis also provides an opportunity for undergraduate students to work closely with faculty members on campus who share similar research or creative interests your thesis can provide entrée to academic and professional research. Upon successful completion of the education honors program requirements, the students' thesis will be posted in the gse's collection in the stanford digital repository the sdr is a service supporting long-term management of scholarly information resources at stanford faculty, students, and researchers use the sdr to. Completion of a creative project or thesis department recommends the distinction awarded art: studio, graphic design and art education candidates are expected to work with their thesis advisor to determine appropriate content for their honors thesis submission art history candidates must submit a research paper.
The culmination of the honors program's emphasis on interdisciplinary education , the honors interdisciplinary thesis (hit) provides students with the opportunity to express their academic creativity in ways that test traditional disciplinary boundaries more precisely, the hit offers students with multiple talents and interests a. Beginning in 2013 students writing honors theses in education are publishing their works online through the stanford digital repository 2014 getting a head start on culture by riel laplant · learning to stick to your guns: exploring gender perceptions among chinese graduate students in stem fields by jovel queirolo. To receive the award of honours, a candidate must successfully complete the units of study below, including the thesis units, which require the following development of an honours thesis of 18,000 words edu93001 research methods in education critical literature review 1 education honours thesis ( stage 1 of 3). This program enables qualified undergraduates at stanford to extend the training in their major field of study by pursuing education courses and undertaking a supervised research thesis in a related area in the study of education honors students pursue a wide range of thesis projects with intellectual tools from a variety of.
Minimum completion of 18 hours of honors credit, 6 of which may be taken outside coehp the following courses are required: up to 8 hours honors sections of university courses minimum of 6 hours honors credits taken within the student's program of study not including: 3901h honors education thesis tutorial 498vh. It provides unmatchable preparation and credentials for professional and graduate school admissions as well as for career pursuits upon completing the senior honors thesis, most students believe that the experience added great value to their undergraduate education the honors senior thesis is an individual research.
As the culmination of their educational experience, students in the faith & reason honors program are required to write, present, and publish an honors thesis (30-50 pages in length) during the spring semester of their senior year development of the honors thesis (research and writing) is directed by a full- time faculty. The capstone experience of the honors program is the directed study senior honors thesis conducted under the supervision of a faculty member in the student's major department all honors program seniors are required to present the results of their thesis projects at the massachusetts undergraduate research. Schreyer honors thesis guide scholars through the college of education.