Master's Thesis/Project Defense – ETHM 690

CG • Section • 11/10/2019 to 04/18/2020 • Modified 07/28/2020

Course Description

The culmination of the degree program in the form of written and/or oral defense of the research thesis or application project. The final document should reflect the ability of the student to integrate the various facets of course preparation to practical research in the field of ethnomusicology or a field project.


ETHM 692


An important part of a master’s degree is the completion of a capstone thesis. Under the direction of a thesis advisor, the master’s candidate completes a thesis manuscript, thesis defense, and final document submission.  

Measurable Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the candidate will be able to:

  1. Complete the thesis document.
  2. Complete the thesis defense with committee.
  3. Submit the final thesis document to the library.

Course Assignment

Complete thesis writing

Complete thesis defense

Submit the final thesis document to the library