14:332:491, 492 - Special Problems/Independent Research

Course catalog description: Individual investigation in some branch of electrical and computer engineering of particular interest to the student. Topic selected for study must be approved and directed by a faculty member.

Credits: 

Pre-Requisite: A minimum GPA of 2.5 

Co-Requisite courses: None

Information for Students: A maximum of six credits (three credits at the most per semester) can be earned under special problems. The credits can be used to satisfy the departmental or technical elective requirements. A one page or so proposal of the technical work along with its title and an application form (found on ECE WEBSITE) properly filled must be submitted to the Undergraduate Director in order to enroll in this course. Students who are on academic probation are not qualified to enroll in this course. A technical report describing in detail the study undertaken must be submitted to the Undergraduate Director at the end of the study.