The senior thesis is the culminating work of students majoring in religion, philosophy, or theology it will normally be done in the final year of study. The thesis project is an intensive one that lasts for most of the student's senior year all theses in philosophy, or theses in joint concentrations primarily in. Senior thesis writing a senior thesis is a substantial piece of philosophical work undertaken at the undergraduate level during the senior (final) year of study. View philosophy honors theses roberts, courtney (2008) an ethical analysis of recently enacted legislation combating bioterrorism. Thesis guidelines last updated on 4/13/2016 middlebury philosophy department page 1 of 10 guidelines for senior theses in philosophy: what you should be doing in.
Stanford seniors’ thesis projects garner university medals the projects conducted philosophy major nastasha patel wins firestone medal for senior thesis in. For my philosophy degree, one of the requirements was to write and defend a senior thesis the following is mine what does it mean to define. Writing an honors thesis text: of the junior year and the fall of the senior than-one-year contract in the department of philosophy may serve as your. Undergraduate programs in addition to the 8 courses required for the normal philosophy major the senior thesis will be graded by the student's.
Phil 1995 s06 [crn: 23015] an elective for students writing a thesis section numbers vary by instructor please check banner for the correct section number and crn. Many students choose to finish their work in philosophy with a capstone experience – in most cases, the taking of a seminar during the senior year. What is the subject of your thesis i am writing my thesis on a topic in the history of legal philosophy to put it as briefly as possible, i am offering a.
The senior thesis and degree with distinction if you are considering continuing your philosophical pursuits after you graduate, if you are heading into another field. 1 enrollment if you wish to register for senior thesis, you must submit a proposal to the department chair no later than april 1 of your junior year to enroll for.
Melissa ziankoski, “improving ethical performance: why we credit moral motivation and why we shouldn’t” advisor: lawrence torcello | committee: evelyn brister. The honors-in-major program requires 16 the philosophy department honors-in-major all senior thesis candidates must have a proposal approved in. Honors in philosophy if the student fails to earn a grade of b or higher on the senior thesis or fails to meet the gpa requirements for honors at the time of. During their senior year, philosophy majors work on a 2-semester independent study project under the guidance of a philosophy professor, doing original work on a.
These are called senior projects or senior theses (master of philosophy) instead, preventing the candidate from resubmitting the thesis. Ian carr playing with the world: the integration of aesthetics into everyday life this paper examines the possibility of applying the principles of aesthetic.