MPA 650: Master's Project I

Course Description As the first of three seminars that are designed as a "capstone" to the program and the culmination of the research module, this seminar begins the process of developing an original scientific contribution to the fund of knowledge in the field. Students will be expected to work with a faculty advisor, begin a literature search and generate an original and testable hypothesis for their research proposal. Students will learn the structure of a research project, appropriate use of APA format and style in the communication of ideas, and demonstration of critical thought.
Credits 1