HL659 Animal Assisted Interventions Final Project

Course Description

Students will complete an approved applied research project or practical project designed in conjunction with a faculty advisor and/or an external mentor. Thesis or project topics must be approved by the faculty advisor. The research project will be documented by a written report, which will be suitable for the portfolio. 3 credits

Course Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of the course, students will be able to:

  • Conceive, formulate, and execute a publishable independent study that advances the effectiveness of animal protection organizations.
  • Given the uniqueness of each student’s conceived cumulative project, other outcomes will be determined by the student and Faculty Advisor.

Course Topics

Topics covered in this course will be dependent upon the scope of the students’ learning outcomes; therefore topics will be determined by the student, Faculty Advisor, and Field Instructor.

Course Materials

Any text used will be determined by the student and Faculty Advisor.