Department of chemistry undergraduate thesis timeline and requirements (updated october, 2013) requirement for application to the chemistry thesis program. The english honors thesis is a scholarly and critical essay of 20-25 pages, written for english 391 (honors independent study tutorial) the thesis will be evaluated by the thesis director and by two other faculty readers selected by the director and the student. Tufts highest thesis honors - case studies nursing students in their junior year, students should consult with prospective honors advisers, choose the courses that provide academic background in their areas of inquiry, and demonstrate an ability to conduct independent research students can also select to complete an interdisciplinary honors.
Most importantly, english honors students develop advanced skills in writing, textual analysis, and research and produce an original, independent honors thesis please see our faqs to learn more about our purpose, admissions, coursework, thesis, and expectations. English honors thesis/ major paper guidelines major paper and thesis scheduling: you should meet with your thesis director the semester prior to your thesis semester to confirm arrangements and begin research. An honors thesis should replicate—on a smaller scale—the appearance of a dissertation or master’s thesis so, you need to include the “trappings” of a formal piece of academic work for specific questions on formatting matters, check with your department to see if it has a style guide that you should use.
Named for francis james child, harvard’s first professor of english, child english honors thesis tufts memorial library is the english department research library dissertations about sylvia plath. I recently found my honors english notebook and felt nostalgic and grateful, so i have decided to share the process of writing a persuasive essay or thesis paper what this teacher expected of us was simple and in no way negotiable. Trustees of tufts college and must be drawn on a us bank including systems of designation for honors and distinction in the designated space ma thesis or a writing sample of approximately 40 pages (in english) please upload a copy of your thesis to the online application if your master’s program did not require the writing of a.
News & events news & events stay curious events last day for as&e students to make up incomplete grades from spring 2018 oct 16, 2018 deadline for declaring senior honors thesis for all 2019 graduates oct 16, 2018 engineering dean's lecture: keith moore oct 18, 2018 senior lecturer in the department of english,. Undergraduate program senior honors thesis guidelines undergraduates interested in writing a senior honors thesis should first contact their potential research advisor for approval we suggest doing so towards the end of the junior year. Tufts honors thesis senior honors thesis tufts student services the thesis honors program allows tufts seniors to pursue a year-long independent program of study, to delve into a focused area of research within your major, and to produce an outcome that demonstrates exceptional undergraduate achievement. Writing an honors thesis in the english department: requirements, recommendations, and timeline updated august 10, 2016 all english honors students complete a significant piece of scholarship or creative writing, usually in. Tufts thesis honors candidate form victoria vasquez national honors society essay to me, and i am very grateful to be a candidate i have always strove to do the best that i can to achieve the highest grades possible and to stand out amongst my peers.
Types of english honors theses literary or cultural studies thesis a literary or cultural studies thesis must include a 30-40 page focused essay, a comprehensive written bibliography, and a 4-5 page written overview. What is a senior honors project all honors students do a senior project, which can be a thesis or a creative writing project a senior thesis is at least 25 pages and a creative writing project is at least 40 pages. English honors the english honors program enables talented students to work more closely with faculty in seminar-style courses, and in writing a senior thesis honors students write a senior thesis, which consists of independent work culminating in a paper of 30-35 pages.
Undergraduate honors theses from the department of german, russian, and asian languages and literatures undergraduate honors theses, department of chemistry, 1999 -- 2015 undergraduate honors theses from the department of chemistry. Research - honors theses author, title, or publisher related fields. English (us) español português apr 28 senior honors thesis exchange symposium public hosted by tufts university department of political science and tufts international relations program interested clock apr 28, 2017 at 8:30 am – apr 29, 2017 at 2:30 pm edt more than a year ago pin chase center at tufts university. The english honors program is designed for outstanding english majors interested in the intensive study of literature and culture in small discussion seminars and in independent exploration of a special topic of their own choosing under the guidance of a faculty member.
The honors thesis is defined as a sustained, independent project in a student’s field of study it must count for at least 4 credits, and no more than 8 credits, of the required 16 credits of honors in major work. The honors program in english the english honors program is intended for students who have been highly successful in their english concentration coursework and who want the opportunity to pursue a research project in more depth than is possible in an undergraduate seminar. View jennine sawwan’s profile on linkedin, the world's largest professional community jennine has 8 jobs listed on their profile see the complete profile on linkedin and discover jennine’s. Tufts undergraduate research and scholarship symposium natural sciences, social sciences, humanities, and the arts senior honors thesis program in spring 2017, tufts school of engineering will host its own reu program for qualified students filtering clean drinking water.