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Sara R Curran
SIS 590
Seattle Campus

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Seminar. Course content varies. Offered occasionally by visiting or resident faculty.

Class description

Directed research practicum.

Description: Collaborative research practicum designed to provide a client with a specific research product that draws upon a students' area and international studies skills sets. Students will be provided with guidance from a faculty expert. Students are expected to dedicate 10 hours per week to the project, over the duration of the project, including class meetings and outside of class research and writing. Students will be co-authors of at least one white paper, and will have a hand-in research and writing for applied purposes, and developing their skills as experts in area/regional or international fields.

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General method of instruction

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Class assignments and grading


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: 01/26/2010