Literature Thesis (FABS 492.3)

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FABS 492 01 January 2017
FABS 492 01 September 2016 Xiao Qiu , Christopher Eskiw (primary instructor)
FABS 492 01 January 2016 Christopher Eskiw , Xiao Qiu (primary instructor)


This is a technical writing and communication course in which the student will investigate a problem/topic in the food and bioproduct area. An extensive literature review will be made utilizing electronic and library resources and an undergraduate level dissertation will be prepared on a topic. A summation of the dissertation will be presented at the departmental seminar series. Technical writing skills and seminar preparation will be addressed in a series of lectures at the beginning of the term.


Successful completion of 90 credit units towards the B.S.A. in the FABS major.


Students with credit for FAMS 492 will not receive credit for FABS 492.

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