IDST 699

Individualized Studies Capstone

4 Graduate credits
Effective May 7, 2019 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

In IDST 699, students will produce a culminating work that brings together and builds upon their graduate studies journey. In this course, students focus largely on revising, refining, and completing their Capstone, which would have been drafted prior to registering for IDST 699. All Capstone Projects/Research are expected to be solidly grounded and relevant in scholarship spanning at least two well-defined academic disciplines or professional areas of expertise guided by their faculty advisor.

Prerequisites

Learning outcomes

General

  • Articulate and examine a complex problem, intellectual or creative query using an individualized approach
  • Pursue and apply research, sufficient in depth and breadth to be commensurate with graduate-level work
  • Apply advanced writing and rhetorical skills in communicating results
  • Demonstrate advanced ability to present results, both orally and in writing