The english honors program the english department offers two kinds of honors thesis: a creative thesis and a critical thesis students wishing to write a creative thesis should consult the creative writing program website at wwwwritingupennedu for deadlines and information, or contact julia bloch. Honors thesis honors theses are as to performances and creative writing we hope they will help guide you as you think about doing a thesis honors theses. Creative writing thesis proposals by honors juniors (out-of-phase students included) are submitted in february in addition to fulfilling other concentration. Types of english honors theses creative writing thesis students who wish to produce a creative thesis in fiction, poetry.
In their senior year, english majors may apply to write an honors thesis an honors thesis, as opposed to an independent study, represents an advanced level of work in an area that students have already studied as part of their major critical writing: the critical writing thesis should be a. Temporary grasp of literature and culture the honors thesis option culminates in a book-length manuscript of poetry or brandeis university | creative writing. English 483, 484 honors thesis in creative writing the concentration in creative writing (encr) includes the opportunity for students to enroll in a four-credit course: en483 (fall) or en484 in combination with en478/479 (spring. 1 honors thesis/creative project student guidebook outline i what is a thesis/creative project page 2 ii selecting your topic page 3. Home english department about the department's offerings about the major honors thesis the honors thesis in english (creative writing thesis writers may wish to.
The college at brockport honors college honors senior thesis project guidelines writing or creative work should begin no later than the start of the first. Concentration in writing ids 4970: honors thesis in writing: 6: total credits: 45: honors special topics in creative writing: 3. Students who are completing the advanced year-long theory and practice sequence in their major genre (poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction), and who have kept up with their other creative writing major requirements, may apply to work toward honors.
English honors sequence students interested in pursuing a creative writing thesis should have completed the three-course sequence in their chosen genre prior to. To achieve a degree with honors, a student must successfully complete the honors thesis and maintain a creative writing honors. Creative writing honors thesis during the actual writing of the thesis here is a partial list of the kinds of literary and interdisciplinary topics that. Literary arts concentrators who wish to complete their concentration with honors in creative writing must include two 1000-level workshops or independent studies among their courses and must, in addition, complete a thesis.
What is a senior honors thesis the senior honor thesis at coe college is an independent capstone experience that extends and deepens the. Home undergraduate creative writing honors concentration 2012 thesis abstracts 2012 thesis abstracts alexa arastoo the adventures of shafreeforall: a truly classy bitch.
Senior honors in english and creative writing students do not need to be in the honors college to complete an honors thesis in english. Writing an honors thesis in the english department: requirements, recommendations, and timeline updated august 10, 2016 all english honors students complete a significant piece of scholarship or creative writing, usually in.
A sample of work in the genre in which you plan to do the thesis--20 creative writing honors the honors program may be viewed in the creative. Steps to complete an honors thesis/capstone honors thesis students in the area of creative writing will submit their written work as the thesis. Why consider research/creative honors the thesis project, carried out over two full semesters, will demand a serious investment of time and energy. An exhibition of original works, a film student might produce a documentary, a creative writing submit application for honors thesis form to the honors program.