The cockrell school and the college of liberal arts jointly offer the engineering/plan ii honors dual degree program, where students may pursue a bachelor of science in engineering and a bachelor of arts, plan ii. The plan ii experience will begin this month, as it has for 75 years, with a course in world literature that will be followed by philosophy, then the junior seminar and senior thesis professors will include world-renowned historians hw brands and david oshinsky as well as such university of texas icons as former plan ii director paul woodruff. Honors thesis handbook polymathic scholars prospective students degree plan courses programs & activities the university of texas at austin 1 university station g2500 austin, tx 78712-0806 mollie marchione, coordinator neuroscience plan ii | field: emotional intelligencesomeone who is unconfined by the bounds of one discipline and.
Our plan ii option is officially recognized by the council of graduate schools as a professional science master's (psm) program this plan requires 36 units of graduate and upper division courses, of which at least 20 units must be graduate courses in the major field. Plan ii honors has established several paid internship programs at the following sites on the ut austin campus: • harry ransom center • teresa lozano long institute of latin american studies. Plan ii: the thesis plan includes 30 hours of coursework and six hours of thesis a student electing this option must successfully complete the thesis and satisfactorily pass an oral defense of the thesis. Students may complete degree requirements following plan i (thesis) or plan ii (nonthesis) plan i (thesis) all plan i students must earn a minimum of 24 semester hours of credit, including hes 509 research methods , one course in statistics, and 18 hours in courses in the area of specialization and in areas supporting the specialization.
There is no special formatting or paper required for the body of the plan ii ms report (unlike the plan i ms thesis which must follow strict graduate division guidelines) 1 copy (including a blank signature page and abstract) uploaded to the eecs department website online submission form. Ut is famous for the “i’m better than you” attitude of its students it’s basically a requirement for getting in but, of all the pretentious assholes that attend our school, students in the plan ii honors program are the worst. Plan i – thesis & plan ii - exam this degree is only open to students in the 5-year bs/ms program, or for doctoral students who wish to leave the program with a master’s degree. Ms plan ii students in particular do not enroll for master’s thesis hours course transfers in general, a maximum of six approved credit hours for the ms degrees and a maximum of 8 approved credit hours for the phd degree may be transferred from another institution with an acceptable academic ranking.
Dynamic topography is the surface expression of asthenospheric convection by means of vertical deflection of the lithosphere and includes the topographic responses to mantle flow patterns such as upwelling plumes and. The graduate program in family and consumer sciences is designed to provide advanced specialized leadership in various professions, and to further professional competencies for students in dietetics, extension, business, industry and education. Wettlaufer has been the plan ii associate director since 2005, overseeing the program’s senior thesis course and developing a deep love for the program and our students she is a professor of french and comparative literature, specializing in 19th-century literature, visual arts, culture, and gender studies.
While interning for international justice mission, a human rights organization in washington, dc, christine nguyen happened to see secretary of state condoleezza rice walking through the corridors of the capitol building instead of letting the secretary of state pass her by, the plan ii/government/business honors/management student introduced herself and asked rice what she was doing to end. Prepare: read through the plan ii thesis manual and begin to formulate a general idea for your thesis topic begin talking to professors who have expertise in your topic of interest for guidance begin talking to professors who have expertise in your topic of interest for guidance. Plan ii honors is a major at the university of texas at austin, offered since 1935it is an interdisciplinary program that grants a bachelor of arts degree the program is notable for its relative selectivity, as most students come from the top 5% of their graduating high school classes while the average sat score is over 1400 (out of 1600) approximately 330 applicants are admitted each year.
Plan ii (non-thesis, coursework only) for each plan, students may choose concentrations in engineering management, industrial engineering, or systems engineering the following sections describe the requirements for each of these concentrations. Plan ii (non-thesis) general requirements students with undergraduate degrees in a field other than engineering technology or related fields may be required to complete leveling courses chosen and approved by the adviser and the department head. For the 31st time in the school’s history, ut austin is sending a rhodes scholar to the university of oxford plan ii senior mikaila smith is one of 32 us students awarded the rhodes. A blog about the life experiences of a plan ii student at the university of texas at austin (we are not affiliated with the plan ii honors program.
A five-year plus summers dual degree, the bachelor of architecture + bachelor of arts plan ii honors, sponsored jointly by the school of architecture and the college of liberal arts, offers the academic and professional advantage of a strong liberal arts background. Plan i – thesis & plan ii - exam in addition to departmental requirements, candidates for graduate degrees must fulfill university requirements described in the “graduate education” section of the ucsb general catalog. Best answer: i was a student in the plan ii honors program four years ago from a statistical point of view the quality of students are roughly equivalent to ivy league students (eg top 5% of class, many leadership credentials, sat above the 95th percentile.
The ms is offered under plan i, plan ii, and plan iii options plan i (thesis) requires 30 credit hours with 24 credit hours of coursework and 6 credit hours of thesis of the 24 credit hours of coursework, a minimum of 9 credit hours is required at the 500-level with a maximum of 3 credit hours in problems courses. Plan i candidates for the master's degree under plan i must earn a minimum of 24 semester hours of credit in coursework plus earn a minimum of 6 additional hours of thesis research hours, for a total of 30 hours. Essay religions world essay on religion: meaning, nature , role and other details ( words) secularisation also implies rationality majumdar and madan explain that the word religion has its origin in the latin word rel i igio.