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2019-2020 UMass Dartmouth Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 UMass Dartmouth Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

AED 642 - Thesis/Proposal

Credits variable; 1.00 to 3.00
Requirements: Pre-reqs: AED 600 (formerly AED 541), AED 616, and AED 618Seminar
Guides students in the development of a thesis inquiry demonstrating mastery in an area of individual focus in art education. Inquiry through a multitude of contemporary art education research methodologies, includes grounded theory, visual documentation analysis, action research, program evaluation, quasi-experimental design, meta-analysis of art education studies, historical methodologies, and various other aspects of qualitative and quantitative inquiry. Methodological selection fitting the investigation is guided by the instructor, but is ultimately made by the student.
GradedNot open to BFA students.