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Individualized Studies

Individualized Studies

Course Descriptions

The Major in Individualized Studies requires the completion of 36 credit hours. Besides the 30 credit hours in the Plan of Study, including a research methods course (3), an international content course (3), and at least 18 credit hours above 299, students must complete the following courses:

  • IDVS 390 (3) Individualized Studies Project: Research and Design - Students will focus on skills to develop a senior project, find and organize relevant information, examine and critique evidence, establish criteria, and create a plan to complete a senior individualized studies project. 
  • IDVS 490 (3) Individualized Studies Project: Capstone - Students will complete and present a capstone project developed in IDVS 390

Other new courses designed to give academic credit, where appropriate, for internships are:

  • IDVS 461 (1) – Internship in Individualized Studies - An opportunity for students to earn academic credit for experience gained through apprenticeship work related to the theme of their individualized degree program under the supervision of a trained professional.
    Note: 50 hours of work are required to receive credit for this course.
  • IDVS 462 (2) – Internship in Individualized Studies - An opportunity for students to earn academic credit for experience gained through apprenticeship work related to the theme of their individualized degree program under the supervision of a trained professional.
    Note: 100 hours of work are required to receive credit for this course.
  • IDVS 463 (3) - Internship in Individualized Studies - An opportunity for students to earn academic credit for experience gained through apprenticeship work related to the theme of their individualized degree program under the supervision of a trained professional.
    Note: 150 hours of work are required to receive credit for this course.

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CONTACT INFORMATION
Individualized Studies
G14 Bancroft Hall Annex
Rock Hill, SC 29733, USA
803/323-3016
803/323-3012 (fax)
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