At acap, our bachelor of psychological science honours delivers an advanced level of psychological knowledge, research and writing skills student portal or provide you the pathway to a research or academic career in psychology and includes an individual 12,000 word thesis structure this course is comprised of a number of core units. Current approved thesis proposals 2018-19 approved thesis proposals lists of past theses below are lists of just the titles of recent-past undergraduate theses in psychology that you can browse to give you an idea of the topics of theses students typically write hard copies of theses, other than the recent prize-winning theses, are. Dr jennifer mcgrath is director of the pediatric public health psychology lab she holds the perform centre chair in childhood preventive health and data science and is an associate professor at concordia university’s department of psychology in montreal.
What is an honours thesis for whom is it written how should it be written in most cases, your thesis is a real research report the report concerns a problem in physics and it should describe what was known about it previously, what you did towards solving it, and what you think your results mean. Honours in psychology (66 credits) students seeking admission to the honours program may apply either for direct entry on the university application form or, once in the program, to the departmental honours advisor, normally following the completion of 30 credits. Research thesis - part b students pursue an independent research project in psychology under the supervision of an academic staff member students build their knowledge and understanding of the discipline through advanced empirical research and by communicating their findings as a research report in journal article format.
A portrait of mehreen diwan, concordia psychology undergrad who has explored the realm of buying behaviours for her honours thesis feature photo courtesy of mehreen diwan. The ontario psychology undergraduate thesis conference is an informal forum for psych 499 (honours thesis) students to present a summary of their honours thesis to a friendly and enthusiastic audience of their peers and to discuss their work with others who have similar interests presentations can be orally or in poster format registration is required. All materials and support are detailed in the honours psychology handbook resources for the thesis component are detailed on page 9 and 10 of the handbook additional information can be obtained by contacting the honours program director: dr carolyn semmler ( [email protected] . Past undergraduate honors thesis links for hofstra's psychology department if you are having any difficulty using this website, please contact the help desk at [email protected] null hofstraedu or 516-463-7777 or student access services at [email protected] null hofstraedu or 516-463-7075. To complete the bachelor of arts (psychology) (honours) students must attain 8 credit points psychology honours consists of two components: coursework and a thesis the coursework component (consisting of classes and seminars) contributes 50% to the final grade of honours awarded.
The honours degree is the most intensive of all consisting of 66 credits of psychology and including two honours seminars and an honours thesis in the last year at least partly because of these courses this program gives the best preparation for admission to graduate school. Mel issa completed her bachelor of arts in psychology at concordia university she wrote her honours thesis under the supervision of dr bukowski she wrote her honours thesis under the supervision of dr bukowski. Psychology undergraduate programs the department of psychology offers program leading to either a ba or bsc degree in psychology in addition, psychology courses are an integral part of a number of other programs within the faculty of arts and science.
Samantha goldwater-adler ba honours (psychology), concordia university, 2003 department of psychology & neuroscience title of thesis: maternal sensitivity with their infants: the role of. Sara phillips ba psychology (honours), concordia university, in progress i am currently in the process of completing my undergraduate degree and honour’s thesis in the cognitive and language development laboratory. Research skills are taught through an apprenticeship model with thesis supervisors, who may be full-time professors in clinical or experimental psychology, cross-appointed professors in other university departments, or adjunct or clinical professors working in hospitals or other community agencies. Honours thesis if you are interested in taking ps499, the honours (undergraduate) thesis course, there are a number of steps you need to take to prepare and apply the following is particularly relevant to third-year students.
This is a manual of information (faq, tips, advice) about how to prepare and conduct an honours thesis in psychologyit is based on work at the university of canberra, however you are welcome to improve and adapt. Below you may see past theses written as part of the honors program. She received her honours bsc in psychology from the university of toronto, and her ma in counselling psychology from the university of british columbia she completed a ba in psychology at concordia university, as well as an ma in counselling psychology at mcgill university she completed a ba honours in psychology with thesis.