MES Program Summary

This is a general outline of what progress through the degree should look like.

term

1 fall

2 winter

3 spring

4 fall

5 winter

6 spring

enrolment

Fall, Winter and Summer terms
Enrolment paperwork (i.e. advising forms listing courses and individualized course form/description) must be completed each term and submitted to OSAS

MES stage
(duration)

MES I
(1 term)

MES II
(2-3 terms)

MES III
(2-4 terms)

Plan of study

 

 

 

 

 

 

Develop initial plan
(with advisor)
Title/keywords
Area of concentration
Components
Learning objectives
Learning Strategies
Bibliography

Submit First POS

Revise plan
(with advisor)

Develop currents of thought and practice

Revise/finalize plan
(with advisor)

Nomination of Supervisor

Prepare/finalize proposal
(with supervisor)
Title

Research Topic

Research Question

Theoritical framework

Research design

Methodology

Timeline

Outline

Bibliography

Major Research
(with supervisor)

Major research
(with supervisor)

Finalize and submit major research
(with supervisor)

Examination

MES I to II exam
with advisor and reader (if recommended)If plan is not approved, requires exam. If not approved after exam, program withdrawal

Advising Session

Advising session

or MES II to III exam
with advisor + supervisor

MES II to III exam
with advisor + supervisor or

No exam required if already at MES III. Follow up on research.

No exam required if already at MES III. Follow up on research.

Final exam
with supervisor, advisor + chair

scheduled on official exam days by OSAS

Submission

Upload initial plan of study to Graduate Dossier

Upload revised plan of study to Graduate Dossier before end of term.

Upload revised plan of study to Graduate Dossier before end of term.

Nominate supervisor in Graduate Dossier.

MES II to III Exam: Upload plan/proposal and HPRC and risk assessment forms to Graduate Dossier.

MES II to III exam: Upload plan/proposal and HPRC and risk assessment forms to Graduate Dossier

Upload final plan/proposal and major research to Graduate Dossier

and

Submit 3 copies of plan/proposal and major research to OSAS

 

Upload post-exam revised major research to Graduate Dossier.

 

Period of submission

November 6, 2015 (week 9)

Before the end of term

Before the end of term

Early in the term

July 29, 2016