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Master of Science (M.Sc.); Mechanical Engineering (Thesis) (45 credits)

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Offered by: Mechanical Engineering     Degree: Master of Science

Program Requirements

Applicants who hold an undergraduate degree in a non-Engineering discipline – typically the Physical Sciences – may apply for the M.Sc. (Thesis) program, which is governed by the same regulations as the M.Eng. (Thesis) program.

Thesis Courses (28 credits)

  • MECH 691 M.Eng. Thesis Literature Review (3 credits) *

    Offered by: Mechanical Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Mechanical Engineering : A comprehensive literature review in the general area of the thesis topic, to be completed in the first semester.

    Terms: Fall 2012, Winter 2013, Summer 2013

    Instructors: Luc Mongeau (Fall) Luc Mongeau (Winter) Luc Mongeau (Summer)

  • MECH 692 M.Eng. Thesis Research Proposal (4 credits)

    Offered by: Mechanical Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Mechanical Engineering : Initiation of research with particular emphasis on the definition of the thesis topic.

    Terms: Fall 2012, Winter 2013, Summer 2013

    Instructors: Luc Mongeau (Fall) Luc Mongeau (Winter) Luc Mongeau (Summer)

  • MECH 693 M.Eng. Thesis Progress Report 1 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Mechanical Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Mechanical Engineering : A first status report on the progress in the thesis research.

    Terms: Fall 2012, Winter 2013, Summer 2013

    Instructors: Luc Mongeau (Fall) Luc Mongeau (Winter) Luc Mongeau (Summer)

  • MECH 694 M.Eng. Thesis Progress Report 2 (6 credits)

    Offered by: Mechanical Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Mechanical Engineering : A second status report on the progress in the thesis research.

    Terms: Fall 2012, Winter 2013, Summer 2013

    Instructors: Luc Mongeau (Fall) Luc Mongeau (Winter) Luc Mongeau (Summer)

  • MECH 695 M.Eng. Thesis (12 credits)

    Offered by: Mechanical Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Mechanical Engineering : Submission of the M.Eng. thesis for examination.

    Terms: Fall 2012, Winter 2013, Summer 2013

    Instructors: Luc Mongeau (Fall) Luc Mongeau (Winter) Luc Mongeau (Summer)

* Note: MECH 691 must be completed in the first term of the student's program.

Required Course

1 credit:

  • MECH 609 Seminar (1 credit)

    Offered by: Mechanical Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Mechanical Engineering : All candidates for a Master's degree (except those in the Aerospace Program) are required to participate and to deliver one paper dealing with their particular area of research or interest.

    Terms: Fall 2012, Winter 2013, Summer 2013

    Instructors: James Forbes (Fall) James Forbes (Winter) James Forbes (Summer)

Complementary Courses (16 credits)

A minimum of 16 credits (500, 600, or 700 level), at least 8 of which must be from within the Faculty of Engineering. FACC courses will not count toward the complementary course credits.

Faculty of Engineering—2012-2013 (last updated Dec. 20, 2012) (disclaimer)