Grace Period International and Global Studies has no grace period. Language Study for Latin American Studies: Final thesis due to advisor by 3 p. See above for the Declaration Form and the Prospectus and Bibliography deadlines. These global courses are thematic, trans-regional, emphasize connectivity of places and the circulation of ideas and phenomena. Site Editor Log On.
At least three regional courses must be taken at Middlebury. Prerequisites Some departments require or encourage prerequisites. Honors will be awarded to students with a GPA of 3. Students are eligible to write a senior honors thesis if they have a 3. Completed thesis is due to advisers by 3 p.
Honors are awarded to students with a GPA of 3. The French Department will specify which courses fulfill the French requirement. Middldbury prospectus should be words long and should a define the research question s to be answered in the thesis; b explain the intellectual importance of the thesis; and c outline how the project will be completed, i. The only exception to this language requirement is South Asian Studies majors or students who major in a thematic track but study abroad in India: Students must become proficient in one of the languages that Middlebury College teaches.
Middoebury, students wishing to write a spring-fall thesis must get specific approval for such a schedule from the appropriate track director. South Asian Studies majors or students who major in the thematic track but would like to study in India do not take an upper-level misdlebury course, but rather, one additional regional or global course.
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Site Editor Log On. The International and Global Studies program offers majors the opportunity to write a thesis.
During the semester preceding the start of the thesis IGS majors must take five courses that correspond to their regional track, in at least three departments. Students wishing to minor in the department that teaches the IGS language of their focus should discuss their minor with the IGS director.
There is no IGS minor.
Students who study abroad for one semester and those who go abroad for the whole year but spend only one semester in their region of concentration may count htesis regional or thematic course, pending approval of the track director. See above for the Declaration Form and the Prospectus and Bibliography deadlines. Advanced Placement credit will not count toward the major.
Individual language departments determine what level of study constitutes proficiency, and students are expected to do advanced work in their target language. If French is the language of emphasis, students must study an appropriate indigenous African language to a level of reasonable competence while abroad. The thesis must be written over at least two terms.
Language Study for Latin American Studies: Prospectus and Bibliography The prospectus and bibliography are due no later than 3 p. Excellent performance on the defense cannot increase the thesis grade by more than one-third of a grade. Prerequisites Some departments require middlebhry encourage prerequisites.
Students who are studying abroad may submit this form electronically. Successful completion of three years of Arabic or Modern Hebrew or the equivalent as determined by the Arabic or Hebrew program. Advising and Registration The advising and registration procedures are as follows: Students are eligible to write an honors thesis if they have a 3.
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Students must study abroad for at least one semester and preferably two on a Middlebury-approved study abroad program in their region of focus. For East Asian Studies majors, at least three of the regional courses should be exclusively or primarily on the country that is the focus of language study, and at least one should be on East Asia as a gis or the East Asian country that is not the focus of language study.
See Study Abroad above. Instead, these majors must take one additional regional or global course in their senior year. However, IGS majors are strongly encouraged to minor in any department or program that offers a minor and can accommodate them, muddlebury long as they do not middlebruy any course.
Eligibility Students are eligible to write a senior honors thesis if they have a 3. Regardless of their track, all majors must complete: Final thesis due to advisor by 3 p.