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BSCI 0010 - Thesis Writing Workshop

Building Science Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

Research skills are only one component of being able to successfully complete a thesis project. Students also need to meet the demands of the specific genre of thesis composition in the areas of organization, tone, and grammar. This series of workshops will examine the overall requirements of academic writing at the graduate level and apply them to students’ current thesis and proposal writing projects.


BSCI 9050



Winter 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 84679

Tue Jan 08 - Tue Jul 09 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 Tue 09:00 - 12:00 BBY
Jan 22 - Feb 05 Tue 09:00 - 10:30 BBY
Feb 19 Tue 09:00 - 10:30 BBY
Mar 05 Tue 09:00 - 10:30 BBY
Mar 19 Tue 09:00 - 10:30 BBY
Apr 30 Tue 09:00 - 10:30 BBY
May 14 Tue 09:00 - 10:30 BBY
May 28 Tue 09:00 - 10:30 BBY
Jun 11 Tue 09:00 - 10:30 BBY
Jun 25 Tue 09:00 - 10:30 BBY
Jul 09 Tue 09:00 - 10:30 BBY



Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim




  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. This is a pilot course set up to assist students in the Building Science Graduate Program with writing skills. Any questions please contact Ellen Scobie, Program Assistant, at

Online registration for this course offering is not available. However, you can still register via phone, mail or in person.

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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Identify the steps for completing a thesis
  • Create a timeline for completing the steps
  • Apply understanding of the different demands for each section of a thesis
  • Develop the capacity to review and edit their own work independently

Effective as of Winter 2017


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