Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: CJBA                                     Course Number: 411                                    
Course Title: Senior Thesis II
Subject: Criminal Justice
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This second Senior Thesis course provides structured guidance to thesis-track senior students in the Criminal Justice BA program in the execution of a previously approved research proposal and the production of an academic report. Students will engage in data collection and analysis, evidence-based logical reasoning and argument formation, elaboration of data-informed policy recommendations, and identification of design limitations under a Faculty Mentor. Academic writing, related documentation processes, and protection of human subjects will also be emphasized. Students will produce the bachelor?s thesis at the end of the semester.

Prerequisite: ENG 102/201, CJBA 410, senior standing, and permission of instructor
Start Date:    06/30/2012                         End Date: