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Independent Research I (Fall 2017, Winter 2018)

3 unit(s) Independent study of a research problem through published materials and/or fieldwork. Study may include museum internship, participation in faculty research, or student-initiated practical or library research. Students will be required to write up the results of their inquiry in scholarly form. It is incumbent upon the student to secure arrangements with the supervising instructor prior to registration in this course; otherwise, no grade will be submitted. It is incumbent upon the student to secure arrangements with the supervising instructor prior to registration in one of these courses. Supervising instructors will indicate their agreement to supervise an independent study course by sending a confirmation e-mail to the student, after which the student must submit a one-page outline of the course topic and proposed activities to the Anthropology Department. Please include the course code on the outline. The outline and e-mail from the supervising instructor is due 14 days prior to the beginning of the term in which the student will be taking the course (e.g. mid-August for Term 1, mid-December for Term 2). Please submit the outline and permission e-mail from the supervisor to Marcia Furtado, Undergraduate Admin Assistant, furtam1@mcmaster.ca

ANTHROP 4G03

Independent Research I (Fall 2017, Winter 2018)

Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): IV Term(s): Winter, Fall Offered?: Yes Language?: No

3 unit(s) Independent study of a research problem through published materials and/or fieldwork. Study may include museum internship, participation in faculty research, or student-initiated practical or library research. Students will be required to write up the results of their inquiry in scholarly form. It is incumbent upon the student to secure arrangements with the supervising instructor prior to registration in this course; otherwise, no grade will be submitted. It is incumbent upon the student to secure arrangements with the supervising instructor prior to registration in one of these courses. Supervising instructors will indicate their agreement to supervise an independent study course by sending a confirmation e-mail to the student, after which the student must submit a one-page outline of the course topic and proposed activities to the Anthropology Department. Please include the course code on the outline. The outline and e-mail from the supervising instructor is due 14 days prior to the beginning of the term in which the student will be taking the course (e.g. mid-August for Term 1, mid-December for Term 2). Please submit the outline and permission e-mail from the supervisor to Marcia Furtado, Undergraduate Admin Assistant, furtam1@mcmaster.ca


Prerequisite(s): Registration in any program in Anthropology or permission of the instructor. Registration in all courses with a course code ending ** listed as independent research require prior arrangement with the instructor; otherwise, no grade will be submitted for the course.