EDEL 791 Dissertation Research (2)
Upon completion of coursework and the Research Capstone Seminar, students enroll formally in dissertation study under the supervision of a dissertation chair. In dissertation study, students engage in a Preliminary Oral with their chair and committee. Upon successfully passing the Preliminary Oral, students officially become doctoral candidates. Students then continue their dissertation study through final defense, manuscript review, and finally to the publication stage. Students must be enrolled continuously in dissertation study for2 units per term until completion.