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Joel S Migdal
SIS 491
Seattle Campus

Senior Honors Seminar

Study of issues related to students' thesis topics. Develops thesis-writing skills. Open only to Jackson School honors students.

Class description

In this course, students will learn how to launch their honors theses. They will do this through discussions of their own projects and participating in discussions of other honors students' projects.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

One-on-one consultation and seminar-style discussions by the small group of honors students.

Recommended preparation

Must be in International Studies honors program (SIS 397).

Class assignments and grading

Writing an overall draft of the thesis.

Students will be graded on their first draft.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by M Jane Meyerding
Date: 05/13/1998