Mar 31, 2023  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2022-23 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2022-23
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HC 3000J - Honors Thesis Writing and Research

Prepares students to use scholarly resources to write senior thesis projects in the Honors Tutorial College. Students are required to master research methods, library resources, the integration of primary and secondary texts, discipline-specific documentation styles, and the conventions of critical writing. Students do extensive outside research, compose annotated bibliographies, write a research prospectus, revise their writing, and make presentations to the class about their work.

Requisites: HTC
Credit Hours: 3
OHIO BRICKS Foundations: Advanced Writing
General Education Code (students who entered prior to Fall 2021-22): 1J
Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.
Lecture/Lab Hours: 3.0 lecture
Grades: Eligible Grades: A-F,WP,WF,WN,FN,AU,I
Learning Outcomes:
  • Be aware that it usually takes multiple drafts to create and complete a successful text of any kind.
  • Communicate effectively in writing to a variety of audiences.
  • Develop flexible strategies for generating, revising, editing, and proof-reading.
  • Develop skill in planning, writing, and completing a thesis.
  • Integrate their own ideas with those of others.
  • Practice appropriate means of documenting their work.
  • Use writing as a tool for thinking and learning.

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