Undergraduate Degrees, Majors and Concentrations

ECON4850 - Senior Research Project

Fall 2020

This is the capstone course for economics majors. Building upon the content knowledge achieved in prior coursework, this course provides students with an opportunity to work with a faculty mentor and the senior research project director to compete and present a research project. Topics to be explored include the evaluation of existing research, selecting and refining a research topic, utilizing databases in the social sciences, research methods, and writing a research report. Students will conduct an approved research project, write a report, create a PowerPoint slides and present their project to the class.
Prerequisite: 90 Credits, Department Head Approval
3 Credits

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 T  Tuesday
 W  Wednesday
 R  Thursday
 F  Friday
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Schedule Book for All Active and Available Future Terms, Course starting with ECON4850
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Credits: 3
Days: M W F
Location: Moon
Room: Wheatley Center ATR
Time: 12:00-12:50 pm
Instructor: Mccarthy
Session: 1 (08/31 - 12/18/20)
Term: Fall 2020
Prerequisite: 90 Credits, Department Head Approval
Communication Skills Section.

Credits: 3
Days: M W F
Location: Moon
Room: Upmc Events Center 1-4
Time: 12:00-12:50 pm
Instructor: Mccarthy
Session: 1 (01/14 - 04/30/21)
Term: Spring 2021
Prerequisite: 90 Credits, Department Head Approval
Communication Skills Section.