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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

SW 715: Dissertation Seminar


The focus of this course is on preparation and planning of research that leads to a dissertation or publishable manuscripts. Emphasis is on developing ideas for a research topic, its formulation, operationalization, and design. Students will learn the components of formulating research question(s), developing a rationale for research, and the elements of a good literature review. Published research will be examined and critiqued. May be repeated for up to 21 hours of credit.

1 - 9 Credits

Instruction Type(s)

  • Dissertation: Dissertation for SW 715

Subject Areas

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