Students participate in a weekly seminar where they discuss recent advances in biology, attend biology seminars and interact with seminar speakers, explore the philosophy and practice of science, and learn skills in oral and written research presentation. Katz Undergraduate Research Symposium: Applicants should have a serious commitment to research, with completion of at least one semester of Biology Independent Study Biol and an overall grade point averageof 3.
Undergraduate Advisory Council Undergraduate Nationally recognized for its excellence in teaching and research, the University of Virginia French Department offers a variety of courses and programs that enable its students to explore as well as develop in-depth knowledge and advanced competencies in the field of French.
Graduates of our program go on to pursue exciting degrees in business, education, law, medicine, and the arts. For more information, see Career Information for French majors.
To receive updates about alumni or to communicate your achievements to the community, visit us on facebook. This handbook presents information needed by current or prospective French majors or minors, as well as those taking French electives on the level or above.
With permission of the instructor or a faculty advisor, a minor may take a level course without a prior level offering. Up to six hours toward the minor may be earned in approved foreign-study programs see Study Abroad.
Undergraduates may take a level course with the instructor's permission. A grade of C or better must be earned in each and every course counted toward the minor.
Students presenting a 4 or a 5 on the AP Language test alone will receive exemption from, and credit for, French Students presenting scores of 4 or 5 on both the AP Language and Literature tests will receive exemption from, and credit for, both French and French With permission of the instructor or a faculty advisor, a major may take a level literature course without a prior level offering.
Up to twelve hours toward the major may be earned in approved foreign-study programs see Study Abroad. Undergraduates may take level courses after having earned a "B" or better in two level courses and obtaining the instructors' permission.
Special rules govern the taking of independent study courses FREN and See the "Policy on Undergraduate Tutorials" section below. Independent Study Policy Guidelines and Policies: Because the French Department provides a wide range of courses on French and Francophone literature, film, linguistics, history, and cultural studies, it rarely offers Independent Study courses.
The French Department reserves this option for exceptionally qualified fourth-year students with clearly defined and justified project goals. Only students with a GPA in French of 3.
Only 1 independent study course may be counted toward the major or minor. Click her e for application A complete description of the project Evidence of prior courses which have adequately prepared the student for the project A bibliography of the works to be studied A brief statement from a faculty member who accepts responsibility for directing the independent study The Distinguished Majors Program Appliation and Admission: In consultation with the Committee on Undergraduate Studies, the Director of the Undergraduate Program will admit applicants, normally in the spring of their third year, on the basis of the following factors: An overall GPA of 3.
A departmental GPA of 3. A pledged word statement of purpose composed in French. A letter from a French Department faculty member agreeing to direct the applicant's thesis.
Please ask your recommenders to send their letter of support to the DUP, Cheryl Krueger Prospective applicants planning to be abroad during the application period should contact the Director of Undergraduate Studies for further information, before departure if possible.
Required Course Work and Thesis: The DMP program consists of 36 semester hours. The core is the standard hour major.
In addition, the candidate will complete an approved project, normally a substantial paper. The candidate will also take French Pre-thesis Tutorialin which background reading, research, and a thorough working outline of the thesis will be completed under the director's supervision, and French Thesisin which the candidate will, under the director's supervision, draft and revise the work, defined as a page study, in French.
The thesis should demonstrate mastery of relevant theories, research techniques, appropriate methods of analysis and interpretation, as well as expository writing.All UVA School of Architecture undergraduate students who complete their degree in good academic standing are invited to continue their graduate education at UVA School of Architecture with guaranteed admission based on: but are not limited to, travel scholarships, funding for research and thesis development, financial assistance to .
UNDERGRADUATE THESIS PROJECT FINAL REPORT School of Engineering and Applied Science University of Virginia Multithreaded Implementation of . You must register in your last two semesters for IMP (fall) and IMP (spring), respectively. Equally important is the Thesis Proposal Form, which must be submitted to the Chair, Shawn Lyons, with the Course Action Form.
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During the fourth year of study, students develop a thesis on a topic of their choice, researching and writing an. UVA offers one of the world’s most iconic undergraduate experiences. Designed as a machine to foster ingenuity, UVA has stood as a center for critical thought designed not just to create a better kind of university but also to create better leaders and a more informed society.