(1 to 6 units)Prerequisite(s): Must be admitted to a Masters degree program and have department consent.
Grading Basis: Graded Units of Independent Study: X Offered: Every Fall, Spring, and Summer
Student Learning Outcomes Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: 1. carry out an advanced, independent research project on a chosen topic. 2. discuss research results in the context of the scientific literature. 3. communicate and defend the results of the thesis [or dissertation] research in writing and in oral presentation.