In order to get an early introduction to
research, every graduate student is required to do two Departmental
Projects. Departmental Project may be Theoretical, Experimental or
Students are expected to choose their
Project Supervisors from within their assigned Department, but, in
exceptional cases, may choose a Supervisor from outside the Department,
subject to approval of their assigned Department and the Subject Board of
P-397 : Departmental Project I :
This is an introduction to research methodology.
The topic need not be original, but should not be regular textbook
material, such as would be taught in a Lecture Course or a Reading Course.
P-398 : Departmental Project II :†
This is a small research project. An
original component is required but may be waived if the work involved is
highly delicate or difficult.