This course is designed to prepare students in the M.S. program to prepare a professional manuscript (e.g., prospectus, thesis, journal article) for publication based upon students' thesis research.
Students will demonstrate the ability to work empirically by completing a research project that involves the measurement and interpretation of data.
Thesis Document Describing Research
Students will demonstrate advanced critical thinking and writing skills by producing a well-crafted document to describe the rationale, methods, results and implications of their research.
Defense of Thesis
Students will successfully defend a master's thesis before a faculty committee.