Course: EED 697. Directed Comprehensive Studies and Exam (3)
Preparatory: Restricted to and required of M.A. degree candidates in the semester in which they take the comprehensive examination for the degree. This course is designed to provide encouragement, support, and opportunity for students to complete the comprehensive exam and the portfolio. Assignments focused on leadership and professionalism are also part of this course, the final class of the M.A. program. A comprehensive examination is an assessment of the student’s ability to integrate the knowledge of the area, show critical and independent thinking, and demonstrate mastery of the subject matter. The results of the examination evidences independent thinking, appropriate organization, critical analysis and accuracy of documentation.