This course entitles a student to develop a SMART research topic of their choice and discuss it with the Unit lecture. After it is passed, the student will be assigned two supervisors who will guide them through the development of the proposal and consequently the final thesis. There will be a defense of the proposal this is PSY 690A

 After defense of the proposal and appropriate corrections made to the satisfaction of the supervisors, the student will present the document to ERB and NACOSTI accordingly. Authority to collect data will be issues and the student will proceed. The student will then register for psy 690B-thesis completion which is expected to take one semester and do a final thesis defense.

PSY 690C is thesis extension which the student can register for in every semester if they did not complete PSY 680B until they do their final thesis defense