5 Project

Students will more deeply explore a relevant topic of their interest as part of project undertaken the latter portion of the class. Students should meet with the instructor to agree on the basic direction of their project, and ultimately produce a 1-page plan to be approved by the instructor. The timeline for meeting and proposal are given below:

We are open to any proposal that arguably deepens the student’s knowledge. If you can think of a way to tie this project to your actual research (e.g. by formalizing some aspect of your work), that could also work. Depending on the scope of the project, projects with 2-3 students are also allowed.

Here are some ideas for projects: