PGFS

5200

Advanced Thesis Preparation

Parsons School of Design: Fashion Studies

Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Advanced Thesis Preparation

Fall 2019

Taught By: Rachel Lifter

Section: A

CRN: 2045

Credits: 3

Advanced Thesis Preparation is a seminar assisting in the preparation and shaping of a research topic for the MA thesis written in the fourth semester. The course enables students to develop a research subject and follow a time/work schedule, focusing on the practical and conceptual issues germane to developing and writing a thesis. Included in the course will be direction regarding: information seeking, primary and secondary research, the identification of problems and development of critical questions for the in-depth engagement with a subject in fashion studies, and the development and structuring of critical arguments that will be leading the writing process to be undertaken in the following semester. Pathway: Fashion Studies.

Open to: Masters degree in Fashion Studies majors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Fashion Studies (PGFS)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 16

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 1:45am 8/20/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 9:55am - 11:45am

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 601

Date Range: 8/26/2019 - 12/16/2019

Advanced Thesis Preparation

Fall 2019

Taught By: Francesca Granata

Section: B

CRN: 2984

Credits: 3

Advanced Thesis Preparation is a seminar assisting in the preparation and shaping of a research topic for the MA thesis written in the fourth semester. The course enables students to develop a research subject and follow a time/work schedule, focusing on the practical and conceptual issues germane to developing and writing a thesis. Included in the course will be direction regarding: information seeking, primary and secondary research, the identification of problems and development of critical questions for the in-depth engagement with a subject in fashion studies, and the development and structuring of critical arguments that will be leading the writing process to be undertaken in the following semester. Pathway: Fashion Studies.

Open to: Masters degree in Fashion Studies majors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Fashion Studies (PGFS)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 15

Enrollment Status: Waitlist*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 1:45am 8/20/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 9:55am - 11:45am

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 705

Date Range: 8/28/2019 - 12/11/2019