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Thesis Proposal


You should use this form to submit your thesis proposal after it has been approved by your adviser.

Required Courses

Have you completed or are you currently enrolled in any of these courses?

Earned credits

(including transfer units and course equivalency)

Elective courses

List the courses and independent studies that you have completed during your program that prepare you for the proposed thesis.

Experiential learning

Extracurricular activities

Methods course

List the methods course(s) that you have taken in the area of your proposed thesis. (It is unlikely that the methods course will have the word "methods" in the title, but it is a course or independent study in which you have studied the analytic approach taken in the thesis. Examples of methods courses include: oral history; community studies, media analysis, techniques in art history, qualitative methods in sociology, etc.)

Course Number

Course Title

Style Guide

Indicate which of the following three style guides you will use in preparing the thesis. (If you have a good reason to use another style guide, you may.)