ASIAN 495

Senior Seminar

International and Area Studies Kennedy Center for International Studies

Course Description

Learning research and writing skills necessary to prepare and present major senior research paper.

When Taught

All Semesters/Terms

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 10: A, B, C, D, E, T, I (Standard grade rule with a T option)

Min

1

Fixed

1

Fixed

0

Other Prerequisites

Senior status or program coordinator's consent.

Note

Most all major requirements should be completed before registering for this course.

Title

Effective Research, Analysis and Writing

Learning Outcome

In this course, you will learn how to complete a significant research project using appropriate methods of research, analysis, and a professional standard of writing. In doing so, you will draw heavily from your knowledge from previous courses.

Title

Factual Knowledge

Learning Outcome

You will do this by studying a specialized topic in Asian Studies under the guidance of a professor. Thus, you will deepen your familiarity with a sub-field within Asian Studies and Asian Studies more broadly.

Title

Effective Oral Communication

Learning Outcome

You will also learn how to present your findings in a high-quality oral presentation, and how to give and receive appropriate feedback within a community of scholars.