Course Catalog: Honors Courses
The degree requirements outlined in this catalog are intended to be used for students entering Wheelock in the 2015-2016 academic year.
Research Methods Across Disciplines
Guides through the steps of rigorous independent scholarly research; finding a topic, shaping a research problem, locating and providing appropriate documentation of supporting evidence, and presenting an original argument in written and oral form. Examines research methods and scholarship from a variety of disciplines. (Open to students in the Honors Program only).
Provides a capstone experience for students in the Honors Program. Students plan and implement an Honors Project under the supervision of a faculty member with expertise in the topic. Projects can take a variety of disciplinary forms. Substantive documentation and presentation of the work is required at the end of the term. Prerequisite: Successful completion of Honors course requirements(Honors-designated courses, including HON/RES350); students may also be concurrently enrolled in their final Honors course requirement.