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Master of Liberal Arts Program
811 Anderson Hall
Temple University
Philadelphia, PA 19122
215-204-1644 (phone)
215-204-9611 (fax)

Michael Szekely
Director, MLA Program
215-204-6479 (phone)

Stephanie Morawski
215-204-8516 (phone)

Independent Study

Students may register for up to three credits of MLA 9082 Independent Study as part of the MLA Program. Students must submit a proposal to the department under the direction of a faculty sponsor, who will then supervise the Independent Study. The proposal must be submitted the semester before the Independent Study is to be undertaken. The student will be registered by the department for MLA 9082 Independent Study credits once the project is approved.

All Independent Study Proposals must include:


"I wanted to explore the connection between brain development and teaching pedagogy. The MLA independent study provided me with the opportunity to conduct research on topics surrounding educational neuroscience."

MLA alumnus, '12