A Graduation Project is a formal assignment chosen by a student or small group of students on a topic related to the curriculum and involves out-of-class research and development. The project is primarily a learning activity, not solely an evaluation activity, designed to provide students with an opportunity to make clear that they are ready to graduate, equipped with the essential know-how, self-discipline, and mature attitudes required of adult life and/or the demands of college.
A Graduation Project is designed to challenge students to demonstrate:
The Graduation Project experience would typically be focused on the essential skills of "inquiry and expression" a synthesis that requires:
A component calling for self-reflection and analysis of what one has undergone and learned may be included.