A guide to writing a senior thesis in history and literature author: andrew j romig download pdf see also the brief guide to writing the history paper. Art history senior thesis during their senior year, majors concentrating in art history will write a senior thesis the thesis provides an opportunity to work. Senior thesis topics following is a list of students and their thesis topics from past years: 2016 aliya bean, these girlish devotions: women's colleges, the. Writing a senior thesis each year, seniors must decide whether to write a senior thesis it is, of course, a major undertaking a year-long course (history 99), it. Caroline reese introduction breaking the ties the situation worsening british needing support beginning in the late 1930s, the cinema was one of the most.
Director kathleen duval the history honors program culminates in the writing of a senior honors essay, a mature and polished piece of historical research and argument. Senior thesis the senior thesis is an optional project for art history, history and theory of architecture, and art history/visual arts majors. In the senior year, history majors write a senior thesis the thesis should be an original historical study that demands a significant amount of time and effort. Here are the elements of a senior thesis paper, which is a large research project and written report to fulfill a graduation requirement. Senior thesis history majors have the option of writing a senior thesis during the two terms of their senior year in unique circumstances, students may be given.
Every year, approximately 45%-55% of senior history concentrators choose to cap their harvard careers by writing a senior honors thesis the senior thesis tutorial is. Senior thesis abstracts 2011-12 the following thesis abstracts offer examples of the scholarship of the senior theses and shimmering fluidity as history (3. Sample topics and resources for hst 347 us history since 1945 hst 408 history of american science and technology hst 423 modern science in world history. A thesis or dissertation is a document submitted in support of candidature for an academic degree or professional qualification presenting the author's research and.
Hillary rodham senior thesis cover page of the thesis in 1969 in her 2003 memoir living history, clinton mentioned the thesis only briefly. Students writing senior theses in the history department enroll in history 498-01 during the fall semester this course is a senior thesis research seminar taught by. Choosing a topic for a history thesis can be a challenging task because the subject matter is so broad start by thinking about historical events that interest you. Chris bulfinch building the nation advisor: scott gac ian king alfred of wessex: the legacy of the saxon king and the english nation advisor. Handbook for senior thesis writers in history | 7 date material due august 201131 thesis prospectus due (in class) of 19 september 2011week annotated bibliography.
Senior essay & thesis requirements all history majors are required to write an extended-length research project that reflects historical scholarship, and present. History department – senior seminar senior seminar papers presentation 2013 preface: the western oregon university history department senior seminar thesis papers. University of maryland university college offers a hist course, senior thesis in history (hist 495), toward online degrees and certificates. Senior history thesis ideas visit the post for more. The history senior thesis is required of all majors it is written over two terms, with the final grade applying to both terms the project is generally begun in the.