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University of Wisconsin / College of agriculture announcement of courses: 1942-1944

The long course,   pp. 196-200 PDF (1.5 MB)


Page 198


198                           COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE
               MISCELLANEOUS RULES AND REGULATIONS
 FOR FRESHMEN
   Freshmnan, Lectures-All students in agriculture are required to take this
course, which
 allows one credit. The course should be taken during the first semester
of the freshman year.
 Only transfer and advanced starding students who enter the course in agriculture
with sopho-
 more standii g or above shall le excused from this requirement.
   Substitutions-Studeiits intending to major in certain departments may
substitute certain
 courses for Mathematics 71, Animal Husbandry 1, and Botany I during their
freshman year.
 See curriculum for freshmen on page 197.
   Military Science and Physical Education Requirement-All male freshmen
are required to
 enroll in military science at the time of registration with the provision
that the following will
 be exempted from taking military science: (a) students who qualify and are
accepted for
 membership in the Regimental Band; (b) students who do not meet the established
physical
 requirements for military science as certified by the Student Health department;
and (c)
 students who for other reasons are exempted or excluded by the Department
of Military
 Science. Subject to the aforementioned conditions governing enrollment in
military science,
 undergraduate men are required to complete: (I) Two hours of physical education
for each
 semester of their residence and (2) Three hours of military science for
four semesters. (Ad-
 ditional information may be found in the first-semester time table.)
 FOR SOPHOMORES
 Sophomore Agricultural Options-Sophomores are required to take one course
of three
 credits or more in each of two of the following departments: Agricultural
Eiigineering, Dairy
 Industry, Economic Entomology, Horticulture, Poultry Science. and Veterinary
Science. A
 subject chosen as an option may not be included among the credits counted
toward satisfying
 the major requirements of any of the six departments enumerated above.
 Substitutions-See curriculum for sophomores on page 200.
 Mfajors-Majors or split majors should be chosen not later than the close
of the sophomore
 year in order that the student may secure a well-balanced training.  For
majors and split
 majors see pages 196, 197 and 224-233.
 Sophomore Honors and Sophomore High Honors are awarded on the basis of a
minimum
 of two full years of work, not less than 60 credits, completed in residence,
in the College of
 Agriculture for the first half of the four-year course. A student who earns,
during these
 two years, 135 grade-points plus one and one-half grade-points for each
credit above 60, will
 be awarded Sophomore Honors. A student earning 165 grade-points, plus two
grade-points
 for each credit above 60, during these two years, will le awarded Sophomore
High Honors.
 FOR JUNIORS
 Major Requirepnents-Juniors should plan their study schedules so that they
will begin
 to meet the requirements for their majors or split majors. See pages 196,
197 and 224-233.
 Advfanced Independent Work-A student who has taken his freshman and sophomore
work
 in the College of Agriculture, whose grade-point average for these first
two years of study
 is 2.6 or higher may le eligible to take Advanced Independent Work during
the remainder of
 his course which will enable him to secure a master's degree at the end
of nine semesters.
 For details see pages 233-234.
 FOR SENIORS
 Senior Suuinmarv-Students begiiining their first semester of work in the
senior year are
 given their senior summaries at the assistant dean's office before they
make out their study
 schedules so that they may check their past work and be certain that all
the requirements for
 graduation will be satisfied after completing the senior year's work.
 Senior Honors amid Senior High Honors are awarded on the basis of a minimum
of two
 full years nf work. not less than 60 credits, completed in residence in
the College of Agri-
 culture, for the seconid half of the four-year course.  The student who
earns, during this
 two-year period, 135 grade-points plus one and one-half grade-points for
each credit above
 60. will be awarded Senior Honors. The student earning 165 grade-points,
plus two grade-
 points for each credit a]ove 60 during these two years, will be awarded
Senior High Honors.
 Seniior-Gradiate-Seniors in the College of Agriculture who are within six
credits of having
 completed all the requirements for graduation and who have the minimum required
grade-
 point average of 1.5 may he admitted to the Graduate School and earn residence
credit to
apply toward an advanced degree at the same time they are completing their
requirements
for the bachelor degree.


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