I declaration the thesis entitled “difficulties in writing essay of the third-year english majored students at hung yen university of education and technology. The thesis was a wonderful chance to explore my talents, and my participation in the program will be helpful if i later decide to pursue graduate study --an english major being a part of the honors program has encouraged me to pursue academic excellence as a program member i have had to continually challenge myself. The english honors program enables talented students to work more closely with faculty in seminar-style courses, and in writing a senior thesis honors students write a senior thesis, which consists of independent work culminating in a paper of 30-35 pages honors students are especially likely to participate with faculty. Each year, a few english majors write senior honors theses doing so is not a requirement of the major, but a thesis does fulfill the senior capstone writing requirement for english majors creative writing minors who are also english majors are neither obliged to write a senior thesis nor guaranteed that opportunity. Writing an honors thesis in the english department: requirements, recommendations, and timeline updated august 10, 2016 all english honors students complete a significant piece of scholarship or creative writing, usually in the summer and fall of their senior year, and submit this thesis to schreyer honors college in. By successfully completing a senior honors thesis/project, the candidate will graduate with distinction in the major each academic department and program offering a major, as well as program ii, has established procedures and standards for determining graduation with distinction the english department offers its majors.
In the english department, your thesis might come in one of many forms it might be fifty to seventy five pages of critical writing, usually organized into chapters or it might comprise a collection of essays or poems or stories, a mixture of forms, or some other kind of exploration, so long as this work is accompanied by a written. Why study english major requirements · minor requirements · double major · faqs · honors · selected theses · undergraduate creative writing program · ph d program · master's programs · faculty · courses · for prospective students · about our alumni · news and events · literature lab · humanities at brandeis. Senior thesis guidelines dear senior english majors doing b-term theses: congratulations on nearing completion of your senior project (the thesis) we join your faculty tutor in encouraging you to make certain that your thesis represents your best work in both its substance and form (see below) the deadline for filing your.
Undergraduate program majors: senior honors thesis in their senior year, english majors may apply to write an honors thesis an honors thesis, as opposed to an independent study, represents an advanced level of work in an area that students have already studied as part of their major qualifications because this is an. Rurther information for the english major within the department of english at the university of denver, including required credit hours, departmental distinction, thesis requirement and course requirements.
All english majors produce a thesis, a critical essay 25-30 pages long based on independent research and reading work on the thesis occurs throughout senior year as senior conference, in which students work closely with faculty advisors on the development of their research, conceptual frameworks, and writing. Senior thesis students will be invited to present their work at an end-of-the-year departmental forum department application, and instructor permission are required for registration senior thesis application forms are available in the english department or may be downloaded from this website presentations will take place. If an english major has an upper-division gpa of 35 or better, he or she will graduate cum laude majors who establish an upper-division gpa of 35 or better once they are ranked 3ls are eligible to take honors seminars and write honors theses in order to attempt to graduate either magna or summa cum.