24-may-12, hetang shah, thomas, development of json and ajax enabled, database driven, user interfaces for science application portals 23-may-12, anirudh garg, lewis, converting american sign language to voice using rbfnn 23-may-12, devang patel, lewis, mobile pdf conversion application for the android. To browse the tiles of ma theses and phd dissertations submitted to the department please click the left side menu to upload your thesis log into the ceu electronic thesis database here for electronic access to the full texts from the campus site, log into the ceu electronic thesis database here ma theses · phd. To obtain an honours degree you must complete either a two semester thesis project or complete a special seminar course (directed studies) in conjunction with a senior (year three or four) elective in your area of specialization. Writing a senior thesis provides a wonderful opportunity for political science majors to do independent social science research it also provides a capstone experience for the major the program involves independent work by the student, guided by a faculty advisor, and enrollment in a senior thesis seminar during the fall. Theses are due in late march to be awarded departmental honors, the student must satisfy all the requirements for the major, maintain a 36 gpa in the major ( the calculation of which includes non-pols courses required for economics- political science or political science-statistics majors) and complete a thesis of. Janda award for best honors thesis recipients the kenneth f janda prize for distinguished honors thesis in political science is awarded annually for the best undergraduate honors thesis of the year.
Director of political science honors program: professor michael berkman (mbb1 @psuedu) honors advisors: professors michael berkman, gretchen casper, and matt golder the thesis is likely to be one of the most challenging and rewarding assignments of a student's undergraduate career for political. Theses and publications below is a listing of departmental theses for more detailed records, see the university collection of theses on the education research archive a listing of our department's technical reports can be found in our era technical reports collection year: loading. Students majoring in the sciences normally culminate their four-year experience at keck science in a research experience and/or thesis in their major field topics for investigation can be of the student's choosing or result from consultation with a faculty member in the field of concentration the one year ( two seemster).
Political science departmental honors and the designation of paul robeson scholar are awarded to senior political science (790) majors who enroll in the political science courses, honors thesis 790:495/496, and successfully complete a political science honors thesis in order to be eligible for departmental honors,. Notre dame's political science department offers graduate and undergraduate programs in five subfields: american politics, comparative politics, international relations, political theory, and constitutional law and politics.
Phd thesis in order to complete the degree of doctor of philosophy, the student must write and publish a doctoral dissertation which is approved by the faculty after a public examination a doctoral dissertation shall consist of peer-reviewed scholarly publications or manuscripts accepted for publication,. The department of political science offers the honors thesis program for qualified majors in their senior year seniors work closely with a small committee of faculty members on a well-defined research project throughout the academic year all senior thesis students will meet weekly in a seminar (ps 198) to explore. Theses/dissertations from 1991 1991 pdf · the politicization of science and the acid rain debate : past and future conflict in canadian-us relations, matthew porett.
The honors program offers the political science department's most accomplished seniors an opportunity to conduct original research on a topic of specific interest to them honors students work individually with a faculty mentor to complete a substantial work of original research (usually no shorter than 50 pages in length. Registrar's thesis guidelines requirements for format and deposit of theses for honors thesis requirements for handing in thesis final drafts to the department please note they do not have to be bound only those going to the registrar's office need to be in special black binders you may find those black binders at.