Page history page information print qr2wiki code resolved comments how is the honours thesis or project supervision carried out in your department is there a need for improvement and ended up as his research assistant (ra) in 1989 many years later, when he won the nus young researcher award in 2002, bernard made it a point to thank. But when i sat in history tutorials at nus, i felt a deep feeling well up inside me i felt like history chose me and not the other way around” despite his initial disinterest in the subject, joshua’s honours thesis on how colonial engineers in the 1930s inhibited the rise of indigenous engineers in singapore won the wong lin ken memorial. 2) they prefer writing a thesis over taking 3 modules if you fall into the first category, i suppose you wouldn't even be reading this blog post so most people are in the 2nd category, and are deliberating whether it is really better to write a thesis than to take 3 modules.
To qualify for the honours thesis, students must have met the pre-requisites for the honours thesis in order to obtain honours (highest distinction), students must read and pass the honours thesis and obtain a cap of 450 or higher. The nus 102 mc major is made up of 55 to 52 mc [of taught] modules, 15 mc honours thesis (‘ht’), 12 to 15 mc independent study modules (‘ism’), and 20 mc anu advanced studies courses 47-50 mc come from either ism, ht, or anu advanced studies courses. Almost all nus masters & phd thesis & dissertations from sep 2003 to present are available online at our institutional repository - [email protected] search for print copies of nus masters/phd theses & dissertations as well as honours academic exercises by call number as follows: most theses are kept in closed stacks (eg central library closed stacks (use in library. Managed by nus dbs ([email protected]) page 1 of 4 lsm4199 honours project in life sciences (16 mc) student guide for lsm4199 honours project in life sciences work, project presentation and thesis write-up must be completed within two regular semesters b the total 16 mc of lsm4199 will be equally distributed between the two regular.
Welcome to the department of history, national university of singapore we are one of the oldest and yet most vibrant departments in the national university of singapore from its genesis as raffles college from 1929 and after a series of transformations through various subsequent university mergers, the department has continued to grow in strength. Nus university of singapore is ranked consistently as one of the world's top universities we offer the most extensive college degree courses in singapore. (honours degree, ii upper class minimum) in the life sciences how to get first class honours in economics at nus – anything that this is because in nus you need to get an a- or better for your thesis to get first class honours, on top of a sterling cap.
History is a wide-ranging and challenging subject to study it seeks to understand the past to make sense of the present, thus adding an important dimension to the understanding of human society the honours thesis/project (15 mcs) is optional to qualify for the honours thesis/project, national university of singapore 21 lower kent. The history of the department of mathematics at nus traces back to 1929, when science education began in singapore with the opening of raffles college with three students enrolled in mathematics today it is one of the largest departments in nus, with about 60 faculty members and teaching staff. The honours programme comprises 4 level 4 lecture modules (16 mc), and either (a) cm4199a (research project, thesis, poster and seminar presentation) or (b) cm4299 (5 – 6 month full-time internship in a chemistry related area, report, portfolio and seminar presentation) either of which is equivalent to another 4 modules (16 mc.
Choosing an honors thesis topic you do not need to have a topic in mind when you decide to pursue honors there are many different ways to decide upon an honors thesis topic suggested approaches find a faculty member with whom you are interested in working then brainstorm thesis ideas with him or her, perhaps building on that professor’s. Only honours students with a cap score of at least 40 in every semester or fluctuate around 40 since joining the honours program are allowed to do the honours dissertation for students from cohorts 2011 or earlier, to obtain first class honours, students must do a hd and score at least an a- in the hd and attain a cap score of 450 or above. The honours thesis/project is not compulsory for the honours degree students who do not read the honours thesis/project can read with the independent studies module (ism) or other level-4000 modules in their respective majors.
Graduate supervisions, committee work, examinations i have supervised the following graduate students and topics (not including honours theses supervisions in department of english language and literature, nus, unless otherwise stated. Computational biology & bioinformatics the group conducts research in modern biology problems by tapping on strengths in combinatorics, probability and statistics. From 2018 onwards, new nus honours year thesis, academic exercises and final year projects are now hosted on [email protected] not all theses submitted to nus are in the libraries' collection as some of them may not be released by departments to the libraries. Students pursuing distinction normally apply for a year-long senior honors seminar (history 495s/496s) in march of the junior year by submitting a research proposal and a faculty recommendation to the seminar director(s) at [email protected] may also prepare a thesis outside this sequence and talk to their advisors about developing other forms of thesis projects.
Almost all nus masters & phd thesis & dissertations from september 2003 to present can be found online at our institutional repository - [email protected] older nus masters & phd thesis & dissertations as well as honours year thesis might be available in print by searching the catalogue. Nus academic exercises and final year projects (fyp) are available only in hard copy and are usually kept in the closed stacks which must be requested in advance before you can access it to find what you need in findmore, you need to first restrict your search to dissertation/thesis and items in the library catalog and add whatever keyword or title that interests you. Hi ivana, i’m a psych student currently in nus and would really appreciate if you could answer some of my questions regarding the honours thesis.