This course is designed to help the student develop a capacity to handle an original investigation and to communicate the results of his or her investigation in a formal written report. Each student will select a research project to be carried out under the supervision of a faculty member of the School. This course is carried over the full academic year and is equivalent to the weight of 1.5 credits. Students selecting this option should have attained high academic standing in at least three courses in the field in which they wish to do their research and must submit their study proposal in writing to the Commerce Program Director.

Prerequisites: Permission from the Commerce Program Executive Director

Requirements: This course is restricted to students enrolled in the 4th year of the Commerce Program.

Exclusions: No more than one course from COMM 501, COMM 502 or COMM 503