This course is an individually tailored, supervised project that offers research experience through work on a special problem related to each student's field of interest. Upon completion of this course, a written essay must be submitted. The faculty advisor will approve the final essay.

Course prerequisites: 

All other coursework should be completed before this project begins (or at least completed concurrently with this project). Consent of advisor is required.

Course notes: 

Please note that this 515 course is also listed as a 510 course in the full-time program. It is the same course. Part-time students should register for the 515 course. This course is available only to students in the Master of Materials Science and Engineering program.