Director: Daphne Lamothe
History 430d Thesis
Full-year course; offered each year
History 431 Thesis
Offered each fall
A student interested in honoring in the Department of Afro-American Studies must complete all the major requirements and a thesis.
The thesis consists of an 8-credit honors course, pursued over one or two semesters and during which the student completes a long document of original research, followed by a public presentation and an oral examination. The credits for the thesis substitute for one or two of the elective courses in the major.