Nutrition and Dietetics 488
NUTR 488: Final Honors Project
Prerequisites: Enrollment in the Honors Academy, completion of all other Honors Academy requirements, a minimum 3.5 cumulative and major GPA
Credit Hours: (3)
Project and the topic to be explored will be determined by student and faculty member with whom student works.
Detailed Description of Content of Course
The content of the course will vary with each student. The student will write either a researched critical essay or a comparable creative manuscript or other original writing project to take a comprehensive examination. All final projects must be approved by the department and the Honors Council.
Detailed Description of Conduct of Course
The student's final project supervisor will ask two other faculty members, one of whom will be from the Health Services department, to serve as readers. The student's work will be evaluated by this committee.
Goals and Objectives of the Course
Students will demonstrate the ability to analyze and synthesize, to write a sustained piece of original work or research, and to communicate ideas effectively in their final project.
The supervisor of the final project and the final project committee will be responsible for evaluating the success of the project.
Other Course Information
Review and Approval
September 2001 Updated Anne Alexander, Chair