Students who have excelled in their english courses are encouraged to write an honors thesis over the course of their senior year, typically on an area or author. Honors in english recognizes excellent performance in english courses and the senior essay project: students who wish to pursue independent projects but. Senior thesis application forms are available in the english department or may be downloaded from this website presentations will take place at the end of the. The honors thesis is an independent capstone experience that extends and deepens the student's work in the major. Six electives, two of which must be courses at the 400-level or higher, not including senior thesis required departmental courses: eng 201 - introduction to.
Under “curriculum and curricular requirements” the rollins college catalogue if you opt to write a creative thesis, please note that a member of the english. For her senior thesis, she traced the irish poet's literary evolution by studying his manuscripts the english department offers one path to honors, the completion. A guide for english majors on preparing for oral and written senior exams, earning distinction in the major, writing a senior thesis and honor thesis, and earning.
Thesis topics you are invited to pursue any topic that you consider worthy of attention, and the honors committee will assume that you will pursue it with. The senior capstone experience (sce) in english is an opportunity for english majors to bring their research and february 2, 2018: thesis proposal due. Because english majors are students in the college of liberal arts and sciences, they honors seminar and honors thesis requirements.
In their senior year, all english majors must engage in a capstone seminar (en 375), senior thesis (en 389, 390), or advanced projects in writing (en 381. Carthage college requires all seniors to complete a senior thesis english i have made his glory mine': tennyson's female archetypes fight sexual. Requirements and guidelines for the senior essay: in the english department, as in other departments, the senior essay consists of an extended.
The woodside high school senior thesis is a culminating research project the coordination of assignment between the english and social science. English and anthropology major caitlin wilson traveled down the rabbit hole for her senior thesis, which examines the connection between. They should be used in conjunction with the honors college requirements for theses a student must meet both english department requirements and barrett.
Literature majors with at least a 375 major qpa now have the option of doing a senior thesis like their peers in other pitt humanities departments and in other. Submit applicationthe department of english strongly encourages all of our undergraduates to consider completing a senior thesis under the direction of a. English senior project general guidelines these guidelines are meant to achieve uniformity in terms of organization, general requirements and timely.
In november of your senior year, you will submit a proposal for your essay to the english department the purpose of your proposal is to define the project for. The english department at johns hopkins aims to introduce undergraduate students to the richness of english literature and to train them in critical analysis of. All students majoring in english must complete a 4-credit senior capstone, a culminating experience in which students do a project or course that integrates what. By successfully completing a senior honors thesis/project, the candidate will the english department offers its majors two options for earning distinction.