The following theses were written by undergraduates in order to graduate with departmental honors in anthropology, biological anthropology, or archaeology the list is not complete if an abstract of the thesis is available, you can access it by clicking on the title abstracts are in ms-word. Anthropology honors program schreyer scholars are encouraged to major in anthropology the honors program provides opportunities for students to enrich their academic experience through honors courses, honors options, and hands-on research experience in laboratories and in the field. Anthropology honors paper, university of pittsburgh devlin, hannah (2016) compositional analysis of iroquoian pottery: determining functional relationships between contiguous sites undergraduate thesis, university of pittsburgh.
Honors thesis program & anthropology ambassadors honors thesis program graduate with departmental awards & distinctions courses: anth 196a and 196b with academic internship program at uc san diego to provide students with internship opportunities during their undergraduate studies the academic internship program allows students to. This is a group of dedicated, academically outstanding honors students, enrolled in anth 196c, interested in promoting ucsd anthropology by sharing their educational and research experience with students during community outreach events. The honors thesis program offers an enhanced academic experience for talented undergraduates writing an honors thesis provides a taste of graduate school — honors students conduct their first original, in-depth research project under the guidance of a faculty member.
Honors in anthropology are awarded for excellence in the major, which includes overall gpa and completion of an honors thesis undergraduate students interested in working for an honors degree should apply to the chair of the honors committee in the second semester of their junior year (requests for late admission may be considered, but in no. Senior honors thesis the anthropology department's honors program is for those students who meet eligibility requirements and who wish to graduate with departmental honors by completing a significant independent research project during their final year. Full major (leading to a bachelor of science in anthropology) twelve subjects: four required subjects: 21a00, 21a01, 21a802, and 21a155 and six anthropology subjects that make up a coherent program and either 21atht and 21athu (with faculty approval, an honors thesis) or.
The honors program is a two-semester sequence (anth 99a, senior research in fall, followed by anth 99b, senior thesis in spring) during which select senior anthropology majors carry out independent research and writing of a senior thesis. Anthropology undergraduate honors theses follow honors theses from 2018 pdf from being to thing: personhood, animalhood, and deanimalization in the human-animal relationship, madeline white the role of anthropology, archaeology and history in academia and museums,. Anthropology majors with a minimum gpa of 36 in the major who wish to write an honors thesis for departmental honors consideration may enroll in anth un3999 the senior thesis seminar in anthropology students should have a preliminary concept for their thesis prior to course enrollment. Honors requirements: in addition to regular concentration and engaged scholar requirements, a student must have earned a majority of “a”s in anthropology, completed two honors thesis writing courses in the senior year, and completed a senior thesis assessed as honors quality by the student’s honors committee and the department.
 honors in sociology, criminology, anthropology [jump to recognition of academic achievement for general information about honors in the majors] the department offers students the option of completing an undergraduate honors project (or senior thesis) based on original research. Honors in anthropology is achieved by maintaining a gpa of at least 35 in the major and satisfactorily completing a two-semester research project through intensive consultation with a thesis advisor and two more faculty members. Honors program students admitted to the honors program must enroll in anth 88, anthropology honors, in addition to the ten courses ordinarily required in the standard major or eleven courses in the case of a modified major.
Anthropology majors with a 30 or better cumulative grade-point average and a 34 or better average in anthropology halfway through their junior year, may apply for honors to the undergraduate director in the spring term of their junior year or the first week of their senior year. Honors theses: final steps final acceptance of the thesis is recorded on the undergraduate honors thesis approval form , available online or from the anthropology office two paper copies of the final work should be submitted to the department, one for your research director and one for the department.
Undergraduate honors theses through the honors program in the college of arts and sciences, students can write and defend an honors thesis to graduate from the university of colorado boulder with latin honors: cum laude , magna cum laude , or summa cum laude. Complete anthropology honors application form with proposed advisor and topic and provide a copy to the undergraduate committee chair in anthropology as well as the anthropology advisor enroll in a 300-level or above course related to selected thesis topic as anthropology 497h (see below), and receive an a or b in this course. An honors thesis is required for graduating with honors in anthropology writing an honors thesis, however, does not guarantee graduation with honors if a student pursues an honors thesis that is not conferred honors status, the student's record will show that s/he successfully completed a senior thesis. Many anthropology faculty and graduate students also offer opportunities for undergraduates to collaborate in research projects through the undergraduate research apprentice program specific projects change each year or even each semester, so be sure to check for new opportunities a typical undergraduate honors thesis contains.