Senior Thesis

Pusan National University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Senior Thesis

  • Host University

    Pusan National University

  • Location

    Busan, South Korea

  • Area of Study


  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Course Objectives
    This course seeks to counsel and help develop the academic reading, researching, and writing skills of students working toward completing Senior Thesis.

    Course Description

    • Students will be required to read and follow ltalian literary theorist’s amazing book, How to Write a Thesis.
    • Students will also be in close contact with me concerning the development of their thesis.

    Evaluation and Grading
    Students are required to attend class and complete all planned reading and writing assignments in a timely manner. In addition, students are expected to actively participate in class discussions. Being absent from class and handing in assignments late will lead to points being taken off of your grade. Not completing an assignment will result in an “F” on that assignment. Lack of participation will also negatively affect your score. Student writing will be evaluated based on both content and english quality.

    • Attendance: 20%
    • Writing: 60%
    • Participation: 20%

    Required Textbook
    How to Write a Thesis: Umberto Eco.