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LIST 588: Capstone

Area: Capstone
Instructor: Dr. Amy Lewis

Course Schedule
Date: June 4, 11, 18 July 2, 9, 16
Time: 6-9 p.m.
Location: TBD

Course Description
This seminar prepares students to research and write their Master’s thesis. The first part of the course discusses the similarities and differences in approaching a topic from various scientific and humanistic perspectives; the second part of the course requires students to begin researching their topics, with class time devoted to sharing their initial findings with the rest of the class. At the end of the course, students will be well on their way toward completing their research projects.

Required Book List

  • Trimble, John. Writing with Style. 3rd Edition. Longman, 2010.  ISBN 978-0205028801
  • O'Malley, John. Four Cultures of the West. Belknap Press, 2006.  ISBN 978-0674021037