Graduate Courses

 

 

 

 

  

  • ENG 7010 -- The Engineering Design Process (2017-18 Academic Year)
  • Manitoba Inst. for Materials (MIM 
    WI NTER 2018

    GEOL 7790 -- Advanced Instrumental Techniques
    3 credit hours, CRN
    Lectures and laboratory course covering the application of micro-beam, mass spectrometer, diffraction and wet geochemical analytical techniques in mineralogy and geochemistry. Includes coverage of ICP, PIXE, powder and single crystal diffraction and electron microprobe analysis.

  If you have questions regarding courses please contact the instructor directly.

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FACULTY MEMBER INFORMATION

GRADES:
-- Submission Deadlines
-- Entering Final Grades
-- Change Grades 
-- Late Grades  
    -- ADDING NEW COURSES  
        For Faculty Members or Depts who
        wish to make changes to,
        introduce, modify, or delete
        courses

  


 

FALL 2017 RE-REG PROCEDURES

Fall 2017 Registration is required to maintain enrollment in the Graduate Program -- Students failing to register may be subject to discontinuance from their program 

  • FALL 2017 Registration begins:    FRIDAY, 07 JULY 2017
    Please check your Aurora Account your initial Registration Date & Time.  Initial Registration Dates & Times are usually meant for undergraduate courses. 
  • FALL 2017 Registration Ends:       WEDNESDAY, 20 SEPTE MBER 2017

 

ALL Graduate Students MUST register during the FALL 2017 Term regardless of whether or not you are enrolling in a course.  Failure to do so may cause you to be discontinued from the Graduate Program. 

  • Students Maintaining Continuous Registration
    Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
  • ECE Ph.D. Students sitting for the December Written Candidacy Exam OR
    BME Students
    planning to present their Oral Candidacy Exam
    PRIOR to 31 December 2017 
    • ALSO register in Doctoral Candidacy Examination -- GRAD 8010 
      Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
  • EXCEPTION TO CONTINUOUS REGISTRATION:     Students Planning to Graduate in OCT OBER 2017

In order to graduate in the OCT OBER 2017 Convocation you must be registered in SU MMER 2017. However, please DO NOT register in the FALL 2017 Term

 

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FALL 2017 COURSES  

TERM DATES:   07 SEPTE MBER 2017 -- 08 DECE MBER 2017

  Important Dates & Deadlines:
http://umanitoba.ca/student/records/deadlines/index.html

 

Course Course Outline Instructor
ECE 7180
Pre-requisite
Embedded Systems Engineering 
  • CRN:     15303  
D. McNeill
ECE 7190
Pre-requisite
Micromachining & MEMS  
  • CRN:     14012
C. Shafai
ECE 7260
Pre-requisite
Broadband Communication Networks
  • CRN:     15324
J. Cai
ECE 7440, T04
Pre-requisite
Advanced Signal Processing
  • CRN:     15706
S. Sherif
ECE 7440 --  T08
Pre-requisite
Antenna Theory & Design 
  • CRN:     16733
P. Mojabi
ECE 7440 --  T24
Pre-requisite
Real-Time Interfacing 
  • Held concurrently with ECE 4240 A01 MICROPROS INTER
    • Classes:  MWF -- 12:30 p.m.  to 1:20 p.m.
    • Room:     E2-130 EITC
  • CRN:     16761
W. Kinsner
ECE 7440 -- T31
Pre-requisite
Microwave Materials Measurement Techniques  
  • CRN:     15326
G. Bridges
ECE 7440 --  T37
Pre-requisite
Optoelectronics
  • Held concurrently with ECE 4580 A01 OPTOELECTRONICS
    • Classes:  MWF -- 8:30 a.m. to 9:20 a.m.
    • Room:     E2-150 EITC
  • CRN:     15585
A. Major
ECE 7440 --  T62
Pre-requisite
Modern Control of Power Electronics Systems
  • Permission of instructor required to register
  • CRN:     15630
C. Ho
ECE 7650 -- T01
Pre-requisite
Parallel Processing    
  • CRN:     16784
V. Okhmatovski
ECE 7650 -- T03
Pre-requisite
Agent Based Modeling
  • Irregular schedule: Must register in Fall 2017 however course will continue through Winter 2018
  • CRN:     16730
B. McLeod
ECE 7650 -- T13
Pre-requisite
C++ and Object-Oriented Computing for Engineers   
  • CRN:     16783
V. Okhmatovski
ECE 7650 -- T15
Pre-requisite
Applied Computational Intelligence
  • CRN:     16730
K. Ferens
ECE 7740 -- A01
Pre-requisite
Physical Electronics 
  •   CRN:     16731  
D. Oliver
ECE 7880 -- A01
Pre-requisite
Distributed Energy Generation    
  • CRN:     16760
A. Rajapakse
ECE 7990 --  A01
Pre-requisite
HVDC Transmission  
  • CRN:     16732

    COURSE FULL

 

A. Gole
ECE 8200 --  A01
Pre-requisite
Advanced Engineering Electromagnetics 
  • CRN:     16789
J. LoVetri

 

ALL GRADUATE STUDENTS MUST MAINTAIN CONTINUOUS REGISTRATON until Graduation otherwise you may be asked to Discontinued from the Graduate Program as well as charged Late Fees.  Each semester, you must ALWAYS REGISTER in either Grad 8020 (Ph.D.) or Grad 7020 (Master) -- whichever is appropriate.

 

LAST DAY TO REGISTER IN A COURSE:    20 September 2017

VOLUNTARY WITHDRAW (VW) from Courses:  17 November 2017

FINAL EXAMS:   Please check with your course instructor as to the schedule of your Graduate Course Final. 

FALL BREAK -- 05 - 09 October 2017
DECEMBER HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
  • University Closed:  22 December 2017 --  01 January 2018
  • First Day of Classes: Tuesday, January 2, 2018

 

 


 

 


 

 

WI NTER 2018 RE-REG PROCEDURES

Winter 2018 Registration is required to maintain enrollment in the Graduate Program -- Students failing to register may be subject to discontinuance from their program 

  • WI NTER 2018  Registration begins:    FRIDAY, 07 JULY 2017
    Please check your Aurora Account your initial Registration Date & Time.  Initial Registration Dates & Times are usually meant for undergraduate courses. 
  • WI NTER 2018  Registration Ends:       WEDNESDAY, 20 SEPTE MBER 2017

 

ALL Graduate Students MUST register during the FALL 2017 Term regardless of whether or not you are enrolling in a course.  Failure to do so may cause you to be discontinued from the Graduate Program.

  • Students Maintaining Continuous Registration
    Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
  • ECE Ph.D. Students sitting for the December Written Candidacy Exam OR
    BME Students
    planning to present their Oral Candidacy Exam
    PRIOR to 31 December 2017 
    • ALSO register in Doctorial Candidacy Examination -- GRAD 8010 
      Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
  • EXCEPTION TO CONTINUOUS REGISTRATION:     Students Planning to Graduate in FEBR UARY 2018  

In order to graduate in the FEBR UARY 2018 Convocation you must be registered in FALL 2017.   However, please DO NOT register in the WI NTER 2018 Term

 

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WI NTER 2018 COURSES

TERM DATES:  03 JANUARY  --  06 A PRIL 2018

 Important Dates & Deadline:
http://umanitoba.ca/student/records/deadlines/index.html

 

Course Course Outline Instructor
ECE 7070 -- A01
Pre-requisite
Power System Analysis
  • CRN:     56535
U. Annakkage
ECE 7072 --  A01
Pre-requisite
Advanced Power Electronics
  • CRN:     56513
S. Filizadeh
ECE 7200 -- A01
Pre-requisite
Advanced Wireless Communications Networks
  •  CRN:     55600
E. Hossain

ECE 7310 -- A01
Pre-requisite

Power System Transients
  • CRN:     56537
A. Gole
ECE 7440 -- T03
Pre-requisite
Advance Transmission Line Theory
  • CRN:     55576
B. Kordi
ECE 7440 -- T61
Pre-requisite
Introduction to Microwave Remote Sensing    
  • CRN:     55575
D. Isleifson
ECE 7440 -- T25
Pre-requisite
Laser Engineering
  • CRN:     55627
A. Major
ECE 7560 -- A01
Pre-requisite
Principles of Signal Compression and Coding
  • CRN:     56533
P. Yahampath
ECE 7650 -- T17
Pre-requisite
Statistical Aspects of Machine Learning
  • CRN:     56536
M. Pawlak
ECE 8050 -- T01
Pre-requisite
Advanced VLSI Materials, Devices & Technology
  • CRN:     554420
D. Buchanan
ECE 8220 -- A01
Pre-requisite
Digital Image Processing   
  • CRN:     50867
 J. Peters
GEOL 7790
Pre-requisite
Advanced Instrumental Techniques in Geology

*Limited Capacity: 13 students
  (this course fills-up QUICKLY!)

   This course is offered through combined efforts of Electrical
   Engineering, Geology, and the MB Institute of Materials.
   This course gives students the chance to have hands-on
   laboratories with the following instrumentation:

  • Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM)
  • Auger Electron Spectroscopy (AES)
  • Electron Probe Microanalysis (EMPA)
  • Inductively Couples Plasma- Optical Emission Spectroscopy (ICP-OES)
  • Laser Ablation Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry (LA-ICP-MS)
  • Small Angle and Wide Angle X-Ray Scattering (SAXS/WAXS)
  • Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)
  • Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry (SIMS)
  • Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM)
  • X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS)
  • X-Ray Powder Diffraction (XRD or XRPD)
D. Oliver
N. Halden
D. Thomson
IMED 7280 Medical Computational Biology

Dr. Pingzhao Hu (ECE Advisor & Biochemistry & Medical Genetics Faculty)

P. Hu 

 

  • ALL GRADUATE STUDENTS MUST MAINTAIN CONTINUOUS REGISTRATON until Graduation otherwise you may be asked to Discontinued from the Graduate Program as well as charged Late Fees. You must ALWAYS REGISTER in either Grad 8020 (Ph.D.) or Grad 7020 (Master)
  • MID-TERM BREAK (Feb. 15-19):  Please check with your course instructor as to whether your course will be held during the break

 

  • FINAL EXAMS:   Please check with your course instructor as to the schedule of your Graduate Course Final. 

 

 

 

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 SU MMER 2017 COURSES

  Important Dates & Deadlines:
http://umanitoba.ca/student/records/deadlines/index.html

REMINDER: Reading Courses DO NOT count towards graduation credit in the ECE 12-credit hour M.Sc. Program

 

Course Course Outline Instructor
ECE 7440, T04
Pre-requisite
Advanced Signal Processing    
  • CRN: 2759  
S. Sherif
ECE 7440, T56
Pre-requisite
Game Theory for Wireless and Communication Networks
  • CRN 2187
E. Hossain
ECE 7440, T58
Pre-requisite
Auction Theory and Its Applications in Wireless Communication Networks    
  • CRN: 2753
  • Permission of the Instructor Required
  • PRE-REQ:
    1. Undergrad-level Probability Theory
    2. Random Processes
J. Cai

 

ALL GRADUATE STUDENTS MUST MAINTAIN CONTINUOUS REGISTRATON until Graduation otherwise you may be DISCONTINUED from the Graduate Program as well as pay Late Fees. You must REGISTER in each Term (Fall, Winter, AND Summer Terms), regardless of whether you are enrolled in a course, until you graduate.  You must use one or the other registration codes (either)

  • Grad 8020 (Ph.D.) or
  • Grad 7020 (Master)

 

Final Exam Schedule:  http://umanitoba.ca/student/examination_schedules.html

 

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REQUIRED... ACADEMIC INTEGRITY ONLINE TUTORIAL

ALL Graduate Students are required to register for and successfully complete the online compulsory tutorial which concerns Academic Integrity.  Students are required to take and successfully complete this tutorial in their first semester in the Graduate Program.

GENERAL INFORMATIONhttp://umanitoba.ca/faculties/graduate_studies/registration/grad7500FAQ.html 

 

CRN:  26205 -- GRAD 7500, A02 Academic Integrity Tutorial

  • You may take and complete this tutorial at your leisure and may take it as often as needed to pass
  • This is a ZERO credit hour course and will not count towards your GPA
  • Failure to successfully complete this tutorial will result in SUSPENSION of Registration Privileges
  • Student on Exception/Parental Leaves must register in Grad 7500 upon return from Leave
  • OCCASIONAL STUDENTS must successfully complete Grad 7500 prior to beginning their courses

 

ACCESSING THE TUTORIAL

The Academic Integrity course is accessed through UM Learn using your JUMP login. To access the course,

Additional details are provided on UM Learn once the course is entered. Complete instructions for the tutorial are attached to this email and available in UM Learn

 

 


 

DEFINITIONS OF TERMS USED:

  • PREREQUISITE:   a course for which the student must have received a passing grade BEFORE registering in the course.
  • COREQUISITE:  a course which the student must be enroll in AT THE SAME TIME as the course.
  • PRE- or COREQUISITE:   a course which the student must be enrolled in at the same time as the indicating course, or a course in which the student has previously obtained a passing grade.

 

 


 

FACULTY:  INFORMATION

  1. SUBMITTING GRADES TO AURORA 
  2. MAKING CHANGES TO A GRADUATE COURSE:  Instructions & Forms
    http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/graduate_studies/admin/course_changes.html
    All graduate course introductions,  modifications and deletions require approval by Senate. The Faculty of Graduate Studies vets course change proposals through the Programs and Planning, Executive and Faculty Council of Graduate Studies committees.
  3. ADDING A NEW GRADUATE COURSE TO THE ECE GRADUATE CALENDAR 
    1. Please read this page and submit the appropriate form and information to the Graduate Student Advisor to check
      1. FORM:  Proposal for Course Introduction  
      2. LIBRARY STATEMENT:   A Statement of Library Support is required for each new course.
        1. Units should contact the pertinent bibliographer to let them know you are proposing to introduce a course and to request an assessment.
        2. Provide your phone number as the Library prefers to speak to the person introducing the course about the bibliography.
        3. PLEASE NOTE:   The library requires at least 1-month to prepare its statement
    2. The information will be given to the ECE Graduate Committee for approval
    3. After ECE Approval the information we will send the inforamtion to the Dean of FGS for Approval.  The following information is included in the package to FGS:
      1. completed form
      2. topical outline and bibliography
      3. the Statement of Library Support
      4. any other pertinent information regarding the course
    4. The entire process may take up to 1-year.

 

 

 

COURSE LISTING

REGISTRATION (Annual)

ACADEMIC GUIDELINES

**ECE SUPPLEMENTAL REGULATIONS

UNIV. SCHEDULE (exams, registration, payments, etc.)

UNIV. GRADUATE CALENDAR / CATALOG

CODE OF CONDUCT--Plagiarism

CHEATING, PLAGIARISM, ETC.
 (students, instructors, TAs)

EXAM & FINAL GRADES

COMPUTER ACCTS, FORMS...

 

PROGRAMS

  1. Ph.D.
  2. M. Sc.
  3. M.Eng.
  4. Occasional
  5. IIS / Overview 
  6. COURSE CATEGORY (AX,AU,OS)
  7. SUMMER REGISTRATION
    (mandatory in most cases)

 

PROGRAM INFORMATION

  1. Progress Reports  (Mandatory)
  2. ASG--Advisor Student Guidelines 
      (Mandatory)
  3. GradCon (Mandatory)
  4. LEAVES OF ABSENCE
  5. FAILED GRADES
    1. What to do
    2. Grade Appeals
    3. Student Advocacy
  6. SUPPLEMENTAL GUIDELINES
    1. Advance Credits (4.4.5)
    2. Transfer Credits (4.4.6)
    3. Transfer to Ph.D. (5.1.3)
  7. Transfer to Ph.D.
  8. Transfer Credits
  9. Switch Ph.D. to M.Sc.
  10. Switch M.Sc. to M.Eng.
  11. CHANGE REQUESTS:
      Advisor / Committee Member
  12. GRADES: CO, IP, Incomplete
  13. Deferred Exam Form 
  14. Concurrent / Dual Registration
  15. Voluntary Withdrawal
  16. Authorized Withdrawal

 

RESEARCH INTEGRITY
   -- Plageriarims Software: iThenticate

RESEARCH ETHICS & COMPLIANCE

EVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY

ECE GRADUATE COMMITTEE MEMBERS

 

FUNDING, AWARDS, JOBS

  1. TRAVEL AWARDS
  2. NSERC (Canadians Only)
  3. UMGF  (All Grads)
  4. IGSS (Int'l Students)
  5. Funding & Award $$
  6. JOBs

 

TUITION & FEES   

  1. Master
    1. Full-Time
    2. Part-Time
  2. Ph.D.
  3. Other Fees
    1. Compulsory Fees
    2. Incidental Fees 
    3. Cost of Living Expenses
  4. Tuition Installment Plan
    (International Students Only)

 

NEW STUDENTS

  1. Quick, General Info
  2. General Info & Services
  3. Registration Procedures
  4. Registering for Courses
  5. Acceptance of Offer (Letter)
  6. Paying Tuition & Fees
  7. Office Space & Mail
  8. Grad Students With Children
  9. Student University Guide
  10. Orientation
    1. ECE (mandatory)
    2. FGS (TBA via emails)
    3. University
    4. International Students

 

GRADUATION / CONVOCATION

  1. Thesis Info
  2. Thesis Guidelines
  3. Thesis Checklist
  4. Thesis Online Submission
  5. THESIS SAMPLES
    1. Title Page
    2. Table of Contents
  6. ECE Graduand Info
         APEGM, Iron Ring, Letters, etc.
  7. CONVOCATION !
  8. JOBs

 

 


UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA SERVICES

 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT

  1. International Centre for Students (ICS)
  2. ICS Post-Secondary Handbook
  3. Study Permit Info
  4. Off-Campus Work Permits
  5. FORMS
  6. Exchange Pgm
    (Canadian & Intentional)

 

FACULTY OF GRADUATE STUDIES (FGS)

  1. FGS: Thesis Guideline & Forms
  2. Thesis Info
  3. Important Dates
  4. FORMS
    1. Programs & Thesis
    2. Awards & Scholarships
  5. WORKSHOPS

 

REGISTRAR'S OFFICE

  1. Transcripts
  2. Important Dates
  3. Convocation
  4. FORMS

 

ENGINEERING LIBRARY
(Donald W. Craik Library)

 

CAREER SERVICES

  

STUDENT ADVOCACY

 

ACCESSIBILITY SERVICES

 

STUDENT GROUPS

  1. UMGSA
    1. Travel Grant
    2. Emergency Grant
    3. Special Projects Grant
    4. Student Award
    5. Teaching Award
  2. UMSU
    1. Tax Information
    2. HEALTH / DENTAL Benefits
    3. U-PASS  

 

   ECE GRAD STUDENT GROUP (ECE GSA)

 

   ENGINEERING STUDENT GROUPS

 


MANITOBA / CIC INFO / SERVICE CANADA

MANITOBA HEALTH INSURANCE

  1. Health Card
  2. Benefits
  3. Online Enrollment

 

CIC: CITIZENSHIP & IMMIGRATION CANADA  

  1. CIC web site  
  2. VISA to Study in Canada  
  3. RE-NEW / EXTEND Study Visa 
  4. Application Processing Time 
  5. Change Program / Institution  
  6. Student Work Permit  
  7. Post-Graduate Work Permit  
  8. Letters of Invitation  
  9. FORMS & GUIDES   

 

SERVICE CANADA

  1. APPLY:  Social Insurance Card (SIN Card) to Work
  2. APPLY:  Universal Child Care
  3. Online Services

MANITOBA PROFESSIONAL ASSN.


ENGINEERS GEOSCIENTISTS MANITOBA (formally APEGM)
Association of Professional Engineers & Geoscientists of the Province of Manitoba

 

 


CONFERENCE PAPER/THESIS HELP

 

UofM Writing Style: Papers, Thesis, etc.

  1. APA Style
  2. APA Basic Style Guide
  3. APA Style Tutorial

 

IEEE Writing Style: IEEE Papers

  1. IEEE Style
  2. IEEE Citation Reference
  3. IEEE Artical Preparation & Submission

 

Help from other universities

  1. Graduate Student Writing Kit
  2. Thesis Proposal
    1. How to write a thesis proposal
    2. Successful thesis proposals
    3. Components of a thesis proposal
    4. M.Sc. Thesis Proposal
    5. Ph.D. Thesis Proposal
      1. Guideline 01
      2. Guideline 02
  3. Research Papers:
    1. Lit. Reviews
      1. Lit. Reviews
      2. Example 01
      3. Example 02
    2. Abstracts
      1. Writing an Abstract
      2. Abstract Presentations
      3. Examples
    3. Effective Outlines
    4. Citing References
      1. APA Style