Spring 2023 African-American Studies UN3940 section 001


Call Number 16825
Day & Time
W 2:10pm-4:00pm
307 Pupin Laboratories
Points 4
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Vivaldi Jean-Marie
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description The Senior Seminar will afford thesis writers the chance to workshop their idea, conduct research and/or interviews, work with the IRB protocols (if necessary), learn to work with archival materials, and perform other research activities prior to writing the thesis. Students who choose to write a capstone paper or conduct a capstone project can choose an elective course the following semester. The Thesis Seminar, conducted in the spring semester, is a workshop-oriented course for Senior Thesis writers organized around honing their writing skills while providing guidance to students in their field/disciplinary-specific projects. For example, a student may choose to write a historical biography of an artist while another may pursue a sociological study of the effects of mass incarceration on voting rights. The instructor of the Thesis Seminar, working with a faculty adviser (dependent on the specific field of inquiry in the thesis), will provide feedback and supervise the writing schedule of the students.
Web Site Vergil
Department African American and African Diaspora
Enrollment 2 students (12 max) as of 9:06PM Tuesday, April 23, 2024
Subject African-American Studies
Number UN3940
Section 001
Division Columbia College
Campus Morningside
Section key 20231AFAS3940W001