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The following information should be available to students as a part
of all syllabi for this course.
Number: ENGL 6399
Catalog Name: Thesis
Required texts and other readings/materials
- The candidate will,
with the guidance of the director and other faculty as necessary, assemble
a group of texts that will allow the candidate to meet the objectives
and specifications of the course. No specific texts are required.
- Research and preparation
of an M.A. thesis under the supervision of an approved faculty advisor.
- Students will
demonstrate proficiency in independent research and thesis preparation
compatible with the goals of the M.A. program in English.
topics and assignments appropriate to those topics
- Gaining further
knowledge of texts in this area strengthens students' content area knowledge,
prepares them for taking nationally recognized standardized examinations
(such as the advanced GRE subject examination in English), and further
prepares them for careers in teaching, writing, and business or advanced
- To be determined
by the thesis director.
- Ongoing assessment
of prospectus and subsequent materials as determined by the thesis director.
- Approval of thesis
by Director and thesis committee.
- Thesis defense.