Honours anthropology thesis coordinating unit anthropology and development studies the honours thesis course is based on the production of a 15, 000 word dissertation by each student. Honors studies in anthropology (4) (winter quarter of senior year) preparation of a senior thesis under the supervision of a faculty member students begin two-quarter sequence in fall quarter. Honors are achieved by completing an honors thesis during the senior year honors is a good option for students planning to pursue graduate studies in anthropology because it helps to develop. Anthropological insight into iraqi refugees' resettlement schaffnit, susan the end of objectivity: the application of anthropology to human rights.
Honors theses in anthropology - successfully defended wfu -discourses of gender, power, and sexuality in rural ecuador, by adriana cordova (dr mary good and dr karin friederic, thesis. Anthropology honors theses follow index theses from 2017 2017 passing muster: negotiating the racialized and gendered mythology of reenactment, virginia kopacki. The honours thesis course is based on the production of a 15, 000 word dissertation by each student this will be the primary objective of the course, and the planning, researching and writing of the thesis will be done by the student under supervision by staff members and the course coordinator/s.
Anth 495 honors thesis preparation & submission information1 you must print your thesis on 8 1/2 × 11 paper of bond quality2 the ink or toner you use to print your thesis must be. Undergraduate research funding honors theses and independent research anthropology majors have many opportunities to pursue independent research under the guidance of faculty. The anthropology honors thesis program provides outstanding seniors the opportunity to conduct original scholarly research under the mentorship of an anthropology faculty member, to write an honors thesis and ultimately to graduate with departmental honors. The third year of the program should advance the process of specialization within the discipline, through 400- and 500-level seminars and preparing an honours thesis, based on independent research. Completion of the honors thesis and required courses: anthropology 191ha, 191hb, 191hc, 191hd, 191he submission of one signed copy of the honors thesis to the honors advisor by the.
Honors theses completed at western michigan university are entered into scholarworks some may be embargoed or restricted by the authors or we have been unable to reach the authors. The anthropology department's honors program is for those students who meet eligibility requirements (see below) senior honors thesis completion form to be eligible, a student must. Honors thesis written under faculty supervision and approved by the anthropology program the thesis represents at least 6 credit hours of work devoted to an original research project in any subfield.
Department of sociology and anthropology to graduate with honors, a student must submit a thesis that the committee judges is worthy of honors (has received a grade of a) and must have a. To earn honors, candidates must complete 10 semester courses toward the anthropology major, including anth 99a and anth 99b completing an honors thesis can be one of the most rewarding. An honors thesis includes original research and is greater in scope than a course term paper biological anthropology honors students often conduct research on primates or skeletal remains.
Honours thesis top of page. Honors projects in sociology and anthropology the department regularly supports student completing an honors thesis under the guidance of a faculty member in the department offers. The applied thesis is the major independent project that students undertake in order to complete the master's in applied anthropology it involves completing a significant research project that will be of.