COMM 491 - Senior Honors Seminar I
Fall 2022, Section 001 - Research
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Communication and Media (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication and Media
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With permission of instructor.
Enforced Prerequisites:
Completion of LSA quantitative reasoning requirement with a C grade or better.
Advisory Prerequisites:
COMM 221, COMM 222, STATS 250 or STATS 280 (honors) strongly recommended.
Other Course Info:
No more than 3 credits of COMM 491-492 may be included in a Communication concentration plan.
May not be repeated for credit.
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This is the first in a two-part Honors seminar program and culminates in the composition of a senior Honors thesis prospectus. Develops student's thesis topics, choice of research methods, and selection of faculty thesis advisor. To be eligible for enrollment students must be accepted as Honors concentrators during the second term of their junior year.


COMM 491 - Senior Honors Seminar I
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001 (SEM)
 In Person
TuTh 4:00PM - 5:30PM

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