Seminar addressing a current problem in international affairs and resulting in a joint task-force report. Results presented to, and critiqued by, a distinguished outside evaluator at end of term. Prerequisite: SIS 511.
This course enables grad students in international studies to successfully complete their thesis. The course includes peer review exercises, presentations of written work, and detailed comments on drafts. By the end of the quarter, students are expected to have completed the writing of a rigorous thesis.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Class assignments and grading