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Independent Study Courses

Curriculum & Instruction

Independent Study Courses & Requirements

  • To enroll in any of these courses, please fill out the Independent Study Course Form and return to the C&I Office Associate in McWhinnie room 113, or email to curriculum@uwyo.edu.
  • Please either have your advisor or committee chair sign the form or provide an email to the C&I Office Associate showing they (your advisor or chair) acknowledge you are taking the course and are willing to provide a grade for you.
  • Once the form has been accepted by C&I, you will be notified that you can then register for the course. 

EDCI
beginning SUMMER 2017. 5090. 1-9 Plan B Research. Graded S/U.
Under the guidance of a committee chair, the enrolled graduate student will complete a scholarly Plan B project. Plan B projects emerge from practice, typically involving a problem of interest within a student's school, classroom, or work site. Prerequisite: Admission in C&I Graduate Program.

5490. Individual Problems. 1-6 (Max. 6).
 Graded S/U. Provides flexible credit for seniors who may need the credit for graduation, or for students who wish to undertake intensive study of a special problem identified in a regular class. Prerequisite: 12 hours of education courses and consent of instructor.

5580. Internship. 1 - 8. (Max 12). Graded A-F. An internship experience may be required as part of the planned program in curriculum and instruction. A maximum of eight hours may be counted in meeting the minimum requirements of a graduate degree, but additional credit may be taken beyond this limit for the recording of appropriate supervised experience. Prerequisite: 15 hours of education, consent of department head, and graduate standing.

5880. Special Problems. 1-6 (Max. 9). Graded S/U.Provides a broad perspective through selected reading material and, wherever possible, the student collects and uses original information from a practical school situation. All work is done independently under the direction of a faculty member. As many conferences are held as necessary to assure successful completion of the project. Prerequisites: consent of instructor and department head, and graduate standing.

5890. Directed Professional Study. 1-6 (Max. 9). Graded A-F. Provides additional opportunity for the student to pursue advanced graduate work through independent research. Projects are done under the direction of a graduate faculty member. Offered in the areas of business education and distributive education. Prerequisites: consent of the instructor, the department head and graduate standing.

5920. Continuing Registration: On Campus. 1-2 (Max. 16). Graded S/U. Prerequisite: advanced degree candidacy.

5940. Continuing Registration: Off Campus. 1-2 (Max. 16). Graded S/U. Prerequisite: advanced degree candidacy.

5960. Thesis Research. 1-12 (Max. 24). Graded S/U. Designed for students who are involved in research for their thesis project. Also used for students whose coursework is complete and are writing their thesis. Prerequisite: enrollment in a graduate degree program.

5980. Dissertation Research. 1-12 (Max. 48). Graded S/U. Designed for students who are involved in research for their dissertation project. Also used for students whose coursework is complete and are writing their dissertation. Prerequisite:enrollment in a graduate level degree program.

5990. Internship. 1-12 (Max. 24). Graded S/U. Prerequisite: graduate standing.

EMAT
5980. Dissertation Research. 1-12 (Max. 48). Graded S/U. Designed for students who are involved in research for their dissertation project. Also used for students whose coursework is complete and are writing their dissertation. Prerequisite:enrollment in a graduate level degree program.

ESCI
5940. Continuing Registration: Off Campus. 1-2 (Max. 16). Graded S/U. Prerequisite: advanced degree candidacy.

5980. Dissertation Research. 1-12 (Max. 48). Graded S/U. Designed for students who are involved in research for their dissertation project. Also used for students whose coursework is complete and are writing their dissertation. Prerequisite:enrollment in a graduate level degree program.

5965. Individual Problems. 1-3.  Graded S/U. Provides flexible credit for Science graduate students who wish to undertake intensive study of a special problem identified in a regular class. Prerequisite: graduate standing, approval of advisor.

Questions? Contact Alexis in Curriculum & Instruction at 307-766-6366 or email curriculum@uwyo.edu.

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