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4th Year Undergrad Courses

If additional background is required to assist students with their thesis or research project, some 4th year courses are approved to be taken as part of the program. MASc students may opt to register in one 4th year undergrad course and MEng students may opt to register in two. PhD students cannot take 4th year courses for credit.

MASc Students:

You must obtain written approval from your thesis supervisor for any 4th year course that you intend to take for credit. Also, it is at the discretion of the course instructor whether pre-requisites will be enforced.

MEng Students:

Strong rationale must be presented to the MEng Advisor, and approval granted, before the official request is made and submitted through the Engineering Academic Support request form . Engineering Request Form

It is also the discretion of the instructor whether pre-requisites will be enforced.

List of approved 4th year courses for MEng students:

  • SYSC 4001 Operating Systems
  • SYSC 4405 Digital Signal Processing
  • SYSC 4502 Communications Software
  • SYSC 4504 Fundamentals of Web Development
  • SYSC 4505 Automatic Control Systems I
  • SYSC 4507 Computer Systems Architecture
  • SYSC 4600 Digital Communications
  • SYSC 4602 Computer Communications (cannot be taken if SYSC5201 or EACJ 5607 has been taken)
  • SYSC 4604 Digital Communication Theory
  • SYSC 4607 Wireless Communications
  • SYSC 4906 Special Topics (at the discretion of the MEng Advsisor)

If support is given by your advisor or supervisor you then need to complete the Engineering Request Form found on the Undergraduate Academic Support Scheduler Tool found here:

4th_year_courses.txt · Last modified: 2021/09/20 18:00 by gradmin