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Table of Contents
    Front Cover
        Front Cover
    Correspondence directory
        Correspondence directory
    Title Page
        Page i
        Page ii
    Table of Contents
        Page iii
    Officers of administration
        Page iv
        Page v
    Critical dates for graduate students
        Page vi
    University of Florida calendar
        Page vi
        Page vii
        Page viii
        Page ix
        Page x
    General information
        Page 1
        Page 2
        The graduate school
            Page 3
        Graduate degrees and programs
            Page 3
            Page 4
        Admission to the graduate school
            Page 5
            Page 6
        General regulations
            Page 7
            Page 8
            Page 9
        Requirements for Master's degrees
            Page 10
            Page 11
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            Page 13
            Page 14
            Page 15
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        Requirements for the degree of Engineer
            Page 18
        Requirements for the Ed.S. and Ed.D.
            Page 19
        Requirements for the Ph.D.
            Page 20
            Page 21
            Page 22
        Expenses
            Page 23
            Page 24
            Page 25
            Page 26
        Housing
            Page 27
        Financial aid
            Page 28
            Page 29
            Page 30
            Page 31
        Special facilities and programs
            Page 32
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            Page 48
        Student services
            Page 49
            Page 50
            Page 51
            Page 52
    Fields of instruction
        Page 53
        Page 54
        Page 55
        Fisher school of accounting
            Page 56
        Aerospace engineering, mechanics, and engineering science
            Page 57
            Page 58
        Center for African studies
            Page 59
        Agricultural education and communications
            Page 59
        Agricultural engineering
            Page 60
            Page 61
        Agriculture-general
            Page 62
        Agronomy
            Page 62
        Anatomy and cell biology
            Page 63
        Animal science
            Page 63
        Animal science-general
            Page 64
        Anthropology
            Page 65
            Page 66
        Architecture
            Page 67
            Page 68
        Art
            Page 69
        Astronomy
            Page 70
            Page 71
        Biochemistry and molecular biology
            Page 72
        Botany
            Page 73
        M.E. Rinker school of building construction
            Page 74
        Business administration-general
            Page 75
        Chemical engineering
            Page 76
        Chemistry
            Page 77
            Page 78
        Civil engineering
            Page 79
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            Page 81
        Classics
            Page 82
        Clinical and health psychology
            Page 82
        Coastal and oceanographic engineering
            Page 83
        Communication processes and disorders
            Page 84
            Page 85
        Communicative disorders
            Page 86
        Computer and information sciences
            Page 87
            Page 88
        Counselor education
            Page 89
        Dairy science
            Page 90
        Decision and information sciences
            Page 90
            Page 91
        Economics
            Page 92
        Educational leadership
            Page 93
            Page 94
        Electrical engineering
            Page 95
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        English
            Page 98
        Entomology and nematology
            Page 99
        Environmental engineering sciences
            Page 100
            Page 101
        Exercise and sport sciences
            Page 102
        Finance, insurance, and real estate
            Page 103
            Page 104
        Food and resource economics
            Page 105
        Food science and human nutrition
            Page 106
            Page 107
        School of forest resources and conservation
            Page 108
        Foundations of education
            Page 109
            Page 110
        Geography
            Page 111
        Geology
            Page 112
        Germanic and Slavic languages and literatures
            Page 113
        Center for gerontological studies
            Page 114
        Health related professions-general
            Page 115
        Health science education
            Page 115
        Health sciences administration
            Page 116
        History
            Page 116
            Page 117
            Page 118
        Horticultural science
            Page 119
        Immunology and medical microbiology
            Page 120
        Industrial and systems engineering
            Page 121
        Instruction and curriculum
            Page 122
            Page 123
            Page 124
        Landscape architecture
            Page 125
        Center for Latin American studies
            Page 126
        Linguistics
            Page 126
            Page 127
        Management
            Page 128
        Marketing
            Page 129
        Mass communication
            Page 130
            Page 131
        Materials science and engineering
            Page 132
        Mathematics
            Page 133
            Page 134
            Page 135
        Medical engineering
            Page 136
        Medical sciences-general
            Page 137
        Medicinal chemistry
            Page 138
        Microbiology and cell science
            Page 139
        Music
            Page 140
        Neuroscience
            Page 141
        Nuclear engineering sciences
            Page 142
            Page 143
        Nursing
            Page 144
            Page 145
        Occupational therapy
            Page 146
        Oral biology
            Page 146
        Pathology and laboratory medicine
            Page 147
        Pharmaceutical sciences-general
            Page 148
        Pharmaceutics
            Page 149
        Pharmacodynamics
            Page 149
        Pharmacology and therapeutics
            Page 150
        Pharmacy health care administration
            Page 150
        Pharmacy practice
            Page 150
        Philosophy
            Page 151
        Physical therapy
            Page 152
        Physics
            Page 152
        Physiology
            Page 153
        Plant molecular and cellular biology
            Page 154
        Plant pathology
            Page 154
        Political science
            Page 155
            Page 156
        Poultry science
            Page 157
        Psychology
            Page 157
            Page 158
            Page 159
        Recreation, parks, and tourism
            Page 160
        Rehabilitation counseling
            Page 160
        Religion
            Page 161
        Romance languages and literatures
            Page 162
        Sociology
            Page 163
        Soil science
            Page 164
        Special education
            Page 165
            Page 166
        Statistics
            Page 167
        Taxation
            Page 168
        Theatre
            Page 169
        Urban and regional planning
            Page 170
        Veterinary medical sciences
            Page 171
            Page 172
        Zoology
            Page 173
            Page 174
    Graduate faculty
        Page 175
        Page 176
        Page 177
        Page 178
        Page 179
        Page 180
        Page 181
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    Index
        Page 217
        Page 218
        Page 219
        Page 220
    Summary of procedures for Master's, Engineer, and Specialist in Education degrees
        Page 221
    Summary of procedures for Doctoral degrees
        Page 222
    Back Cover
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CORRESPONDENCE DIRECTORY



Graduate School
280 Grinter Hall-(904) 392-4646
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611-2037

Application for Admission
Office of the Registrar-Admissions Section
Marshall Criser Student Services Center-(904) 392-1365

Assistantships
Chairman of the department in which the student wishes to enroll

Graduate Student Loans
Director, Student Financial Affairs
Marshall Criser Student Services Center-(904) 392-1275

Housing
University or Off-Campus
Division of Housing-(904) 392-2161
S.W. 13th St. & Museum Road

International Student Advisement
Adviser, International Students
International Student Center
Gainesville, Florida-(904) 392-1345






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preference, handicap, or sex, in the administration of educational policies, admission policies, financial aid, employment,
or any other University program or activity. The University of Florida Title IX Coordinator is Jacquelyn D. Hart, 352 Tigert
Hall (904)392-6004.










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Addenda to the University Record Series, if any, are available upon request to the Office of the Registrar.





UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA RECORD
Vol LXXXVII, Series 1, No.1 December 1991
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PUBLICATIONS, GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA 32611. SECOND CLASS POSTAGE PAID AT GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA 32601.
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GRADUATE CATALOG


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TABLE OF CONTENTS


OFFICERS OF ADMINISTRATION........................iv

CRITICAL DATES FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS......vi

UNIVERSITY CALENDAR .......................................vi

GENERAL INFORMATION ....................................3

THE GRADUATE SCHOO L ..................................................... ... 3

GRADUATE DEGREES AND PROGRAMS ....................................3
Nonthesis Degrees ........................................................ ........ 3
Thesis Degrees .....................................................4

ADMISSION TO THE GRADUATE SCHOOL .............................5

G ENERAL REG ULATIO NS ..........................................................7

REQUIREMENTS FOR MASTER'S DEGREES ...............................10

REQUIREMENTS FOR ENGINEER DEGREE ................................. 18

REQUIREMENTS FOR ED.S. AND ED.D. ...................................19

REQ UIREM ENTS FO R PH.D. .....................................................20

EXPENSES ................................ ... ... ......................23

HOUSING ..........................................27

FINANCIAL AID ......................................... ................28

SPECIAL FACILITIES AND PROGRAMS .....................................32
Research and Teaching Facilties ..............................................32
Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies ....................................37
Research O organizations ..................................................... ... 42
Interdisciplinary Research Centers ......................................... 43

STUDENT SERVICES ............................. ........................49

FIELDS OF INSTRUCTION .................................... 54
COLLEGES AND AREAS OF INSTRUCTION, INDEXED
BY CO LLEG E ......................................................... ...............54
FIELDS OF INSTRUCTION, ALPHABETICALLY LISTED .............56

GRADUATE FACULTY ........................................ 175

IN D E X ....................... ................. ............ .......... ........... 217

SUMMARY OF PROCEDURES FOR MASTER'S,
ENGINEER, AND SPECIALIST IN EDUCATION
DEGREES ................................................ ..........221

SUMMARY OF PROCEDURES FOR DOCTORAL
DEGREES .......................................................227

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OFFICERS OF ADMINISTRATION


FLORIDA STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION

LAWTON M. CHILES
Governor

BUDDY MACKAY
Lieutenant Governor


JAMES C. SMITH
Secretary of State


BETTY CASTOR
Commissioner of Education


ROBERT A. BUTTERWORTH
Attorney General


TOM GALLAGHER
State Treasurer


GERALD LEWIS
Comptroller


ROBERT B. CRAWFORD
Commissioner of Agriculture


BOARD OF REGENTS OF FLORIDA


J. CLINT BROWN
Chair, Tampa


DUBOSE AUSLEY
Tallahassee


CHARLES W. EDWARDS, SR.
Fort Myers


BETTY CASTOR
Commissioner of Education


TIM CERIO
Student


ALEC P. COURTELIS
Miami

ROBERT A. DRESSLER
Fort Lauderdale


PAT N. GRONER
Pensacola

PERLA HANTMAN
Miami Lakes

JAMES F. HEEKIN, JR.
Orlando


CECIL B. KEENE
Saint Petersburg


JON CAMERON MOYLE
West Palm Beach

THOMAS F. PETWAY, III
Jacksonville

CAROLYN K. ROBERTS
Ocala


CHARLES REED
Chancellor












ADMINISTRATION
JOHN VINCENT LOMBARDI, Ph.D., President of the
University
ANDREW SORENSEN, Ph.D., Provost and Vice President
for Academic Affairs

ALVIN V. ALSOBROOK, B.S., Vice President for University
Relations
T. PETER BENNETT, Ph.D., Director, Florida Museum of
Natural History
PATRICK JOSEPH BIRD, Ph.D., Dean, College of Health
and Human Performance
DALE CANELAS, M.A., Director of University Libraries
DAVID R. CHALLONER, M.D., Vice President for Health
Affairs
WEILIN CHANG, Ph.D., Director, M. E. Rinker School of
Building Construction
LARRY J. CONNOR, Ph.D., Dean for Resident Instruction,
Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences
JAMES M. DAVIDSON, Ph.D., Dean for Research, Institute
of Food and Agricultural Sciences
RICHARD E. DIERKS, D.V.M., Ph.D., Dean, College of
Veterinary Medicine
R. WAYNE DRUMMOND, M.A.Arch., Dean, College of
Architecture
BARBARA FINCHER, A.M., University Registrar
RICHARD GUTEKUNST, Ph.D., Dean, College of Health
Related Professions
WILLARD WAYNE HARRISON, Ph.D., Dean, College of
Liberal Arts and Sciences
GENE W. HEMP, Ph.D., Vice Provost and Senior Associate
Vice President of Academic Affairs
JAMES W. KNIGHT, Ed.D., Dean, Academic Affairs for
Continuing Education
JOHN KRAFT, Ph.D., Dean, College of Business Administration
DONALD LEGLER, D.D.S., Ph.D., Dean, College of Dentistry
JEFFERY LEWIS, J.D., Dean, College of Law
ROBERT R. LINDGREN, J.D., Vice President for Development
and Alumni Affairs
MADELYN M. LOCKHART, Ph.D., Dean, Graduate School
RALPH L. LOWENSTEIN, Ph.D., Dean, College of Journalism
and Communications
LOIS MALASANOS, Ph.D., Dean, College of Nursing
TERRY L. MCCOY, Ph.D., Director, Center for Latin American
Studies
DONALD E. MCGLOTHLIN, Ph.D., Dean, College of Fine
Arts
ALLEN H. NEIMS, M.D., Ph.D., Dean, College of Medicine
WINFRED MARSHALL PHILLIPS, Ph.D., Dean, College of
Engineering, and Director, Engineering and Industrial
Experiment Station
DONALD R. PRICE, Ph.D., Vice President for Research
C. ARTHUR SANDEEN, Ph.D., Vice President for Student
Affairs
GERALD SCHAFFER, B.S.B.A., Vice Presidentfor Administrative
Affairs


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA



MICHAEL A. SCHWARTZ, Ph.D., Dean, College of Pharmacy
DAVID C. SMITH, Ph.D., Dean, College of Education
DOUG A. SNOWBALL, Ph.D., Director, Fisher School of
Accounting
JOHN T. WOESTE, Ph.D., Dean for Extension, Institute of
Food and Agricultural Sciences
GERALD L. ZACHARIAH, Ph.D., Vice President for
Agriculture and Natural Resources


THE GRADUATE SCHOOL


MADELYN M. LOCKHART, Ph.D. (Ohio State University),
Dean of the Graduate School and Professor of Economics
LINTON E. GRINTER, Ph.D. (University of Illinois), Dean
Emeritus of the Graduate School and Professor
of Engineering
MICHAEL J. PHILLIP, Ph.D. (Michigan State University)
Associate Dean of the Graduate School and Minority
Programs and Visiting Professor of Oral Diagnostic
Sciences


THE GRADUATE COUNCIL

MADELYN M. LOCKHART (Chair), Ph.D. (Ohio State
University), Dean of the Graduate School and Professor of
Economics
A. RASHAD ABDEL-KHALIK, Ph.D. (University of Illinois),
Graduate Research Professor of Accounting
DONALD G. CHILDERS, Ph.D. (University of Southern
California), Professor of Electrical Engineering
ROBERT J. COUSINS, Ph.D. (University of Connecticut),
Boston Family Professor of Human Nutrition
NITA DAVIDSON, Ph.D. (University of Alabama),
Professor of Nursing
MURDO J. MACLEOD, Ph.D. (University of Florida),
Graduate Research Professor of History
EDWARD J. MALECKI, Ph.D. (Ohio State University),
Professor of Geography
MAXINE L. MARGOLIS, Ph.D. (Columbia University),
Professor of Anthropology
DORENE D. ROSS, Ed.D. (University of Virginia),
Professor of Instruction and Curriculum
PATRICIA L. SCHMIDT, Ph.D. (Pennsylvania State
University), Associate Professor of Communication
Processes and Disorders
DAVID N. SILVERMAN, Ph.D. (Columbia University),
Professor of Pharmacology and Therapeutics
MARTIN T. VALA, Ph.D. (University of Chicago)
Professor of Chemistry
JOHN W..WRIGHT, Ph.D. (Ohio State University),
Professor of Journalism and Communications










CRITICAL DATES FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS


DEADLINE DATES FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS

FALL SEMESTER 1992

University Dates
Admission Application ........................................June 12
Registration .................................. ... ............. August 19-21
Classes Begin ..................................................... August 24
Regular Tuition Waiver Processing ................. August 24-27
Late Tuition Waiver. Processing Begins ...........September 14
Degree Application ........................................ September 18
Midpoint of Semester ...................................... October 21
Late Tuition Waiver Processing Ends ............. November 25
Classes End ............................... ..................... Decenr ber 11
Commencement .............................. :......... December 19
Thesis and Dissertation
First Submission of
D issertation .............................. .....................O ctober 19
Submit Signed Original Thesis
and Final Exam Form ...............................November 16
Submit Signed Dissertation
and Final Exam Form................................ December 14
GSFLT Date
GSFLT Exam nation ............................................ O ctober 17

SPRING SEMESTER 1993

University Dates
Admission Application ..................................... November 2
Registration .......................... ......................... January 4
Classes Begin ................ .......................January 5
Regular Tuition Waiver Processing..................... anuary 5-8
Late Tuition Waiver Processing Begins ..............anuary 25
Degree Application ..........................................January 29
Midpoint of Semester....................... .................... March 2
Late Tuition Waiver Processing Ends ........................April 9
C lasses End ........................................ .....................A pril 23
Com m encem ent .................................. ......................M ay 1
Thesis and Dissertation
First Submission of
Dissertation .......................... ......... ...............M arch 1


Submit Signed Original Thesis
and Final Exam Form ........................................ April 2
Submit Signed Dissertation
and Final Exam Form .........................................April 26
GSFLT Date
GSFLT Exam nation :..........................................February 6

SUMMER TERM A

University Dates
Admission Application ........................................ March 1
Registration ..................................... ..................... M ay 7
Classes Begin ....................... ................... May 10
Regular Tuition Wavier Begins..........................May 10-11
Degree Application C ............................................. May 11
Late Tuition Waiver Processing Begins .......................June 1
Late Tuition Waiver Processing Ends ......................June 11
C lasses End ...................................... .......................June 18

SUMMER TERM B

University Dates
Admission Application ......................................... April 16
Registration ...................................................... .... June 25
Classes Begin ...........................................................June 28
Regular Tution Waiver Processing Begins ..............une 29
Degree Application B ............................................June 30
Midpoint of Summer Terms....................................une 28
Late Tuition Waiver Processing Begins.....................July 19
Late Tuition Waiver Processing Ends .......................July 30
C lasses End ...................................... ......................A ugust 6
Commencement (B & C) ......................................August 7
Thesis and Dissertation
First Submission of
Dissertation (A, B & C) ......................................... June 28
Submit Signed Original Thesis
and Final Exam Form (A, B & C) ...........................July 16
Submit Signed Dissertation
and Final Exam Form (A, B & C) .......................August 2
GSFLT Date
GSFLT Examination ............................................June 12


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA CALENDAR


FALL SEMESTER

1992

January 2, Thursday, 4:00 p.m.

Deadline for receipt of application and completion of all appli-
cation procedures, including departmental requirements, and
receipt of official transcripts, for graduate program in Depart-
ment of Clinical and Health Psychology.

January 15, Wednesday, 4:00 p.m.

Deadline for receipt of application and completion of all appli-
cation procedures, including departmental requirements, and
receipt of official transcripts for graduate program in Depart-
ment of Architecture.

February 14, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Deadline for receipt of application and completion of all appli-
cation procedures, including department requirements, and
receipt of official transcripts for graduate program in counsel-
ing psychology.


April 1, Wednesday, 4:00 p.m.

Deadline for receipt of application and completion of all appli-
cation procedures, including departmental requirements, and
receipt of official transcripts for Master of Business Admini-
stration program.

June 12, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Deadline for receipt of application and completion of all appli-
cation procedures, including departmental requirements, and
receipt of official transcripts for all graduate programs except
those listed with an earlier deadline date.

July 1, Wednesday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day for receipt of application and completion of application
procedures, including departmental requirements, and re-
ceipt of official transcripts for Master of Laws in Taxation
program.

August 7, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Lastdayto requesttransferof credit forfall candidates for degrees.










CRITICAL DATES FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS


DEADLINE DATES FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS

FALL SEMESTER 1992

University Dates
Admission Application ........................................June 12
Registration .................................. ... ............. August 19-21
Classes Begin ..................................................... August 24
Regular Tuition Waiver Processing ................. August 24-27
Late Tuition Waiver. Processing Begins ...........September 14
Degree Application ........................................ September 18
Midpoint of Semester ...................................... October 21
Late Tuition Waiver Processing Ends ............. November 25
Classes End ............................... ..................... Decenr ber 11
Commencement .............................. :......... December 19
Thesis and Dissertation
First Submission of
D issertation .............................. .....................O ctober 19
Submit Signed Original Thesis
and Final Exam Form ...............................November 16
Submit Signed Dissertation
and Final Exam Form................................ December 14
GSFLT Date
GSFLT Exam nation ............................................ O ctober 17

SPRING SEMESTER 1993

University Dates
Admission Application ..................................... November 2
Registration .......................... ......................... January 4
Classes Begin ................ .......................January 5
Regular Tuition Waiver Processing..................... anuary 5-8
Late Tuition Waiver Processing Begins ..............anuary 25
Degree Application ..........................................January 29
Midpoint of Semester....................... .................... March 2
Late Tuition Waiver Processing Ends ........................April 9
C lasses End ........................................ .....................A pril 23
Com m encem ent .................................. ......................M ay 1
Thesis and Dissertation
First Submission of
Dissertation .......................... ......... ...............M arch 1


Submit Signed Original Thesis
and Final Exam Form ........................................ April 2
Submit Signed Dissertation
and Final Exam Form .........................................April 26
GSFLT Date
GSFLT Exam nation :..........................................February 6

SUMMER TERM A

University Dates
Admission Application ........................................ March 1
Registration ..................................... ..................... M ay 7
Classes Begin ....................... ................... May 10
Regular Tuition Wavier Begins..........................May 10-11
Degree Application C ............................................. May 11
Late Tuition Waiver Processing Begins .......................June 1
Late Tuition Waiver Processing Ends ......................June 11
C lasses End ...................................... .......................June 18

SUMMER TERM B

University Dates
Admission Application ......................................... April 16
Registration ...................................................... .... June 25
Classes Begin ...........................................................June 28
Regular Tution Waiver Processing Begins ..............une 29
Degree Application B ............................................June 30
Midpoint of Summer Terms....................................une 28
Late Tuition Waiver Processing Begins.....................July 19
Late Tuition Waiver Processing Ends .......................July 30
C lasses End ...................................... ......................A ugust 6
Commencement (B & C) ......................................August 7
Thesis and Dissertation
First Submission of
Dissertation (A, B & C) ......................................... June 28
Submit Signed Original Thesis
and Final Exam Form (A, B & C) ...........................July 16
Submit Signed Dissertation
and Final Exam Form (A, B & C) .......................August 2
GSFLT Date
GSFLT Examination ............................................June 12


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA CALENDAR


FALL SEMESTER

1992

January 2, Thursday, 4:00 p.m.

Deadline for receipt of application and completion of all appli-
cation procedures, including departmental requirements, and
receipt of official transcripts, for graduate program in Depart-
ment of Clinical and Health Psychology.

January 15, Wednesday, 4:00 p.m.

Deadline for receipt of application and completion of all appli-
cation procedures, including departmental requirements, and
receipt of official transcripts for graduate program in Depart-
ment of Architecture.

February 14, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Deadline for receipt of application and completion of all appli-
cation procedures, including department requirements, and
receipt of official transcripts for graduate program in counsel-
ing psychology.


April 1, Wednesday, 4:00 p.m.

Deadline for receipt of application and completion of all appli-
cation procedures, including departmental requirements, and
receipt of official transcripts for Master of Business Admini-
stration program.

June 12, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Deadline for receipt of application and completion of all appli-
cation procedures, including departmental requirements, and
receipt of official transcripts for all graduate programs except
those listed with an earlier deadline date.

July 1, Wednesday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day for receipt of application and completion of application
procedures, including departmental requirements, and re-
ceipt of official transcripts for Master of Laws in Taxation
program.

August 7, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Lastdayto requesttransferof credit forfall candidates for degrees.









August 19-21, Wednesday-Friday

Registration (including payment of fees) according to assigned
appointments. No one permitted to start regular registration
after 3:00 p.m., Friday, August 21.

August 24, Monday

Drop/Add begins. Late registration begins. Students subject to
late registration fee.

Graduate Tuition Waiver processing begins. After registration
students should come to the first floor lobby of Grinter Hall to
process their waivers. Graduate Assistants must have a
complete GS700 form and fellows a completed GS705 form.
Processing begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 4:00 p.m.

Classes begin.

August 26, Wednesday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to drop a course or to change sections. Students liable
for fees for all hours forwhich registered. Any change after this
date will be according to individual college petition proce-
dures until date WFs are assigned. A W symbol will be
assigned for courses dropped after this date and prior to date
WFs are assigned.

Last day student may withdraw from the University and receive
full refund of fees unless withdrawal is for medical or military
reasons. Students who withdraw after this date and until
September 18 may receive a 25% refund of course fees less
mandatory fees.

August 27, Thursday, 4:00 p.m..

Last day to complete late registration and to add a course (no
drops). No one permitted to start registration after 1:00 p.m.,
Thursday, August 27.

Last day to process a Graduate Tuition Waiver.

August 28, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to file address change in Registrar's Office, if not living
in residence halls, in order to receive fee statement, if appli-
cable, at new address.

September 4, Friday, 3:30 p.m.

All undeferred fee payments are due in full. All waivers must be
established. Anyone who has not paid fees or arranged to pay
fees with University Financial Services by this date will be
subject to late payment charge.

September 7, Monday, Labor Day

All classes suspended.

September 14, Monday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Late Graduate Tuition Waiver processing or corrections of exist-
ing current term Graduate Tuition Waivers begins in 111
Grinter Hall.

September 18, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day student may withdraw from the University and receive
25% refund of course fees, less mandatory fees, unless with-
drawal is for medical or military reasons.

Last day to apply at Registrar's Office for degree to be conferred
at end of Fall Semester.

October 16-17, Friday-Saturday*

Homecoming. All classes suspended Friday. *This date subject
to change.

October 17, Saturday, 9:00 a.m.

Foreign language reading knowledge examinations (GSFLT) in
French, German, and Spanish.


October 19, Monday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day for candidates for doctoral degrees to file dissertation, fee
receipts for library hardbinding and microfilming, and all
doctoral forms with the Graduate School.

October 21, Wednesday, 4:00 p.m.

Midpoint of term for completing doctoral qualifying examina-
tion.

November 6, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to drop a course by college petition. No drop permitted
after this date without receiving WF grade.

November 11, Wednesday, Veterans Day

All classes suspended.

November 16, Monday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to submit signed original bond master's theses, Final
Examination Reports, abstracts, and binding fee receipts to
Graduate School.

November 25, Wednesday, 4:00 p.m.

Lastdaytowithdraw from the University without receivingfailing
grades in all courses.

Last day to process or correct a fall term Graduate Tuition Waiver
in 111 Grinter Hall.

November 26-27, Thursday-Friday, Thanksgiving

All classes suspended 10:00 p.m., November 25.

December 11, Friday

All classes end.

December 12-18, Saturday-Friday

Final examinations.

December 14, Monday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to submit signed original bond dissertations and Final
Examination Reports to Editorial Office.

Last day to submit Final Examination Reports for nonthesis
degrees to 288 GRI.

December 17, Thursday, 9:00 a.m.

Grades for degree candidates due in Registrar's Office.

December 18, Friday, 10:00 a.m.

Reports of colleges on candidates for degrees due in Graduate
School (288 GRI).

December 19, Saturday

Commencement Convocation.

December 21, Monday, 9:00 a.m.

All grades for Fall Semester due in Registrar's Office.



SPRING SEMESTER


1992

November 2, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Deadline for receipt of application and completion of all appli-
cation procedures, including departmental requirements, and
receipt of official transcripts for all graduate programs, except
those that accept applications only for Fall Semester.








December 11, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to request transfer of credit for spring candidates for
degrees.


February 6, Saturday, 9:00 a.m.

Foreign language reading knowledge examinations (GSFLT) in
French, German, and Spanish.


March 1, Monday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day for candidates for doctoral degrees to file dissertations,
fee receipts for library hardbinding and microfilming, and all
1 93 doctoral forms with the Graduate School.


January 4, Monday

Registration according to appointments assigned. No one permit-
ted to start regular registration after 3:00 p.m.

January 5, Tuesday

Drop/Add begins. Late registration begins. Students subject to
late registration fee.

Graduate Tuition Waiver processing begins. After completing
registration students should come to the first floor lobby of
Grinter Hall to process their waivers. Graduate Assistants
must have a completed GS700 form and fellows a completed
GS705 form. Processing begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 4:00
p.m.

Classes begin.

January 7, Thursday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to drop a course or to change sections. Students liable
for fees for all hours forwhich registered. Any change after this
date will be according to individual college petition proce-
dures until date WFs are assigned. A W symbol will be
assigned for courses dropped after this date and prior to date
WFs are assigned.

Last day students may withdraw from the University and receive
refund of fees unless withdrawal is for medical or military
reasons. Students who withdraw from the University after this
day and until January 29 may receive a 25% refund of course
fees less mandatory fees.

January 8, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to complete late registration and to add a course (no
drops). No one permitted to start registration after 1:00 p.m.,
Friday, January 8.

Last day to process a Graduate Tuition Waiver.

January 11, Monday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to file address change in the Registrar's Office, if not
living in residence halls, in order to receive fee statement, if
applicable, at new address.

January 15, Friday, 3:30 p.m.

All undeferred fee payments are due in full. All waivers must be
established. Anyone who has not paid fees or arranged to pay
fees with University Financial Services by this date will be
subject to late payment charge.

January 18, Monday, Martin Luther King, Jr.'s, Birthday

All classes suspended.

January 25, Monday, 8:30 a.m.

Late Graduate Tuition Waiver processing or corrections of exist-
ing current term Graduate Tuition Waivers begins in 111
Grinter Hall.

January 29, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to apply to Registrar's Office for degree to be conferred
at end of Spring Semester.
Last day student may withdraw from the University and receive
25% refund of course fees, less mandatory fees, unless with-
drawal is for medical or military reasons.


March 2, Tuesday

Midpoint of term for completing doctoral qualifying examina-
tions.

March 8-12, Monday-Friday, Spring Break

All classes suspended.

March 19, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to drop a course by college petition. No drops permitted
after this date without receiving WF grades.

April 2, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to submit signed original bond master's theses, Final
Examination Reports, abstracts, and binding fee receipts to
Graduate School.

April 9, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to withdraw from the University without receiving failing
grades in all courses.
Last day to process or correct a spring term Graduate Tuition
Waiver in 111 Grinter Hall.

April 23, Friday

All classes end.

April 24-May 1, Saturday-Saturday

Final examinations.

April 26, Monday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to submit signed original bond dissertations and Final
Examination Reports to Editorial Office.

Last day to submit Final Examination Reports for nonthesis
degrees to 288 GRI.

April 29, Thursday, 9:00 a.m.

Grades for. degree candidates due in Registrar's Office.

April 30, Friday, 10:00 a.m.

Reports of colleges on candidates for degrees due in Graduate
School (288 GRI).

May 1, Saturday

Commencement Convocation.

May 3, Monday, 9:00 a.m.

All grades for Spring Semester due in Registrar's Office.


SUMMER TERMS A, B, AND C


1992

March 1, Monday, 4:00 p.m.

Deadline for receipt of application and completion of all appli-
cation procedures, including departmental requirements, and
receipt of official transcripts for all graduate programs, except
those that accept applications only for Fall Semester.








April 23, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to request transfer of credit for summer candidates for
degrees.

May 7, Friday

Registration according to appointments assigned. Noone permit-
ted to start regular registration after 3:00 p.m.

May 10, Monday

Drop/Add begins. Late registration begins. Students subject to
late registration fee.

Graduate Tuition Waiver processing begins for summer terms A,
B, and C. After completing registration students should come
to the first floor lobby of Grinter Hall to process their waivers.
Graduate Assistants must have a completed GS700 form and
fellows a completed GS705 form. Processing begins at 8:30
a.m. and ends at 4:00 p.m.

Classes begin.

May 11, Tuesday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to complete late registration for Summer Terms A and C.
No one permitted to start registration after 1:00 p.m., Tuesday,
May 11.

Last day to process a Graduate Tuition Waiver.

Last day to drop or add a course or to change sections. Students
liable for fees for all hours for which registered. Any change
after this date will be according to individual college petition
procedures until date WFs are assigned. A W symbol will be
assigned for courses dropped after this date and prior to the
date WFs are assigned.

Last day student may withdraw from the University and receive
full refund of fees unless withdrawal is for medical or military
reasons. Students who withdraw from the University after this
date and until May 19 may receive a 25% refund of course fees
less mandatory fees.

May 12, Wednesday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to file address change in the Registrar's Office, if not
living in residence halls, in order to receive fee statement, if
applicable, at new address.

Last day to apply at Registrar's Office for degree to be conferred
at end of Term C.

May 19, Wednesday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day student may withdraw from the University and receive
25% refund of course fees, less mandatory fees, unless with-
drawal is for medical or military reasons.

May 21, Friday, 3:30 p.m.

All undeferred fee payments are due in full. All waivers must be
established. Any one who has not paid fees or arranged to pay
fees with University Financial Services by this date will be
subject to late payment charge.

May 31, Monday, Memorial Day

All classes suspended.

June 1, Tuesday, 8:30 a.m.

Late Graduate Tuition Waiver processing or corrections of exist-
ing current term Graduate Tuition Waivers begins in 111
Grinter Hall.

June 4, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to drop a course by college petition. No drops permitted"
after this date without receiving WF grades.


June 11, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Lastdayto withdraw from the University without receiving failing
grades in all courses.

Last day to process or correct a summer term Graduate Tuition
Waiver in 111 Grinter Hall.

June 12, Saturday, 9:00 a.m.

Foreign language reading knowledge examinations (GSFLT) in
French, German, and Spanish.

June 18, Friday

All classes end. Final examinations will be held in regular class
periods.

June 21, Monday, 9:00 a.m.

All grades for Term A due in Registrar's Office.


TERM B


1993


April 16, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Deadline for receipt of application and completion of all appli-
cation procedures, including departmental requirements, and
receipt of official transcripts for all graduate programs, except
those that accept applications only for Fall Semester.

June 25, Friday

Registration according to appointments assigned. Noone permit-
ted to start regular registration after 3:00 p.m.

June 28, Monday

Drop/Add begins. Late registration begins. Students subject to
late registration fee.

Classes begin.

Midpoint of summer terms for completing doctoral qualifying
examinations.

June 28, Monday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day for candidates for doctoral degrees to file dissertations,
fee receipts for library hardbinding and microfilming, and all
doctoral forms with the Graduate School.

June 29, Tuesday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to complete late registration for Term B. No one
permitted to start registration after 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, June
29.
Only day of regular Graduate Tuition Waiver processing. After
completing registration students should come to the first floor
lobby of Grinter Hall to process their waivers. Graduate
Assistants must have a completed GS700 form and fellows a
completed GS705 form. Processing begins at 8:30 a.m. and
ends at 4:00 p.m.
Last day to drop or add a course or to change sections. Students
liable for all hours for which registered. Any change after this
date will be according to individual college petition proce-
dures until date WFs are assigned. A W symbol will be
assigned for courses dropped after this date and prior to the
date WFs are assigned.

June 29, Tuesday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day student may withdraw from the University and receive
full refund of fees unless withdrawal is for medical or military
reasons. Students who withdraw from the University after this
date and until July 9 may receive a 25% refund of course fees
less mandatory fees.








June 30, Wednesday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to file address change in the Registrar's Office, if not
living in residence halls, in order to receive fee statement, if
applicable, at new address.
Last day to apply at Registrar's Office for degree to be conferred
at end of Term B.

July 5, Monday, Independence Day Holiday.

All classes suspended.

July 9, Friday, 3:30 p.m.

All undeferred fee payments are due in full. All waivers must be
established. Anyone who has not paid fees or arranged to pay
fees with University Financial Services by this date will be
subject to late payment charge.

July 9, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day student may withdraw from the University and receive
25% refund of course fees, less mandatory fees, unless with-
drawal is for medical or military reasons.

July 16, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to submit signed original bond master's theses, Final
Examination Reports, abstracts, and binding fee receipts to
Graduate School.

July 19, Monday, 8:30 a.m.

Late Graduate Tuition Waiver processing or corrections of exist-
ing current term Graduate Tuition Waivers begins in 111
Grinter Hall.

July 23, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to drop a course by college petition. No drops permitted
after this date without receiving WF grades.


July 30, Friday, 4:00 p.m.

Lastdayto withdraw from the University without receiving failing
grades in all courses.

Last day to process or correct a summer term Graduate Tuition
Waiver in 111 Grinter Hall.

August 2, Monday, 4:00 p.m.

Last day to submit signed original bond dissertations and Final
Examination Reports to Editorial Office.

Last day to submit Final Examination Reports for nonthesis
degrees to 288 GRI.

August 5, Thursday, 9:00 a.m.

Grades for degree candidates due in Registrar's Office.

August 6, Friday

All classes end. Final examinations will be held in regular class
periods.

August 6, Friday, 10:00 a.m.

Reports of colleges on degree candidates due in Graduate School
(288 GRI).

August 7, Saturday

Commencement Convocation.

August 9, Monday, 9:00 a.m.

All grades for Terms B and C due in Registrar's Office.


NOTE: For some departments, deadlines for receipt of admission applications may be earlier than those stated in the current University Calendar.













General Information

































Rules, policies, fees, and courses described in
this Catalog are subject to change without notice.







THE GRADUATE SCHOOL

ORGANIZATION AND HISTORY

The Graduate School consists of the dean, associate
dean, the Graduate Council, and the graduate faculty.
General policies and standards of the Graduate School
are established by the graduate faculty. Any policy change
must be approved by the graduatedeans and the Graduate
Council. The Graduate School is responsible for the
enforcement of minimum general standards of graduate
work in the University and for the coordination of the
graduate programs of the various colleges and divisions of
the University. The responsibility for the detailed opera-
tions of graduate programs is vested in the individual
colleges, schools, divisions, and departments. In most of
the colleges an assistant dean or other administrator is
directly responsible for graduate study in that college.
The Graduate Council assists the dean in being the
agent of the graduate faculty for execution of policy
related to graduate study and associated research. The
Council, which is chaired by the graduate dean, considers
petitions and policy changes. Members of the graduate
faculty are appointed by the dean with the approval of the
Graduate Council. There are three levels of graduate
faculty: Restricted Graduate Faculty (RGF), who are ap-
pointed to temporary three-year terms to teach graduate-
level courses and direct master's theses; Graduate Studies
Faculty (GSF), who are on permanent appointments to
teach graduate-level courses and direct master's theses;
and Doctoral Research Faculty (DRF), who are appointed
in addition to direct doctoral dissertations.
No faculty member may perform any of these functions
without having been appointed to the graduate faculty,
though temporary exceptions may be made in unusual'
circumstances.
In the beginning the organization of graduate study was
very informal. Control was in the hands of a faculty
committee which reported directly to the President. In
1910, however, James N. Anderson, Head of the Depart-
ment of Ancient Languages, was appointed Dean of the
College of Arts and Sciences and Director of Graduate
Work, and in 1930 he became the first Dean of the
Graduate School. He was succeeded upon his retirement
in 1938 by T. M. Simpson, Head of the Department of
Mathematics, who held the position until 1951. C. F.
Byers, Head of the Department of Biological Sciences in
the University College, served as Acting Dean from June
1951 until August 1952 when he was succeeded by L. E.
'Grinter, who came from the Illinois Institute of Technol-
ogy, where he had been Vice President, Dean of the
Graduate School, and Research Professor. Upon becom-
ing Acting Vice President in 1969, Dr. Grinter was named
Dean Emeritus of the Graduate School. He was suc-
ceeded by Harold P. Hanson, who came to Florida from
the University of Texas, where he had served as Chairman
of the Department of Physics. In 1971, Dr. Hanson was
appointed Vice President for Academic Affairs. Alexander
G. Smith of the Departmentof Physics and Astronomy and
a former assistant dean of the Graduate School served as
Acting Dean until the appointment of Harry H. Sisler. Dr.
Sisler served as Chairman of the Departmentof Chemistry,
Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, and Executive
Vice President of the University of Florida prior to being
named Dean of the Graduate School in March 1973. In
September 1979, Dr. Sisler returned to teaching as Distin-


guished Service Professor of Chemistry. F. Michael Wahl,
Associate Dean of the Graduate School, Associate Direc-
tor of Sponsored Research, and Professor of Geology,
served as Acting Dean until the appointment of Francis G.
Stehli in June 1980.
Dr. Stehli came to Florida from Case Western Reserve
University where he had served as Samuel St. John
Professor of Geology, Chairman of the Department of
Geology, and Dean of Science and Engineering. In Sep-
tember 1982, Dr. Stehli became Dean of the College of
Geosciences at the University of Oklahoma. Donald R.
Price, Associate Dean for Research and Professor of
Agricultural Engineering, served as Acting Dean from
January 1983 toJanuary 1985 when Madelyn M. Lockhart
became Dean of the Graduate School. Prior to her ap-
pointment, Dr. Lockhart served as Associate Dean of the
Graduate School and Professor of Economics. She held a
dual appointment as Dean of the Graduate School and
Dean of International Studies and Programs from June
1985 through August 1991.
Graduate study at the University of Florida existed
while the University was still on its Lake City campus.
However, the first graduate degrees-two Master of Arts
with a major in English and a Master of Science with a
major in entomology-were awarded on the Gainesville
campus in 1906. The first programs leading to the Ph.D.
were initiated in 1930, and the firstdegrees were awarded
in 1934, one with a major in chemistry and the other with
a major in pharmacy. The first Ed.D. was awarded in
1948. Graduate study has had a phenomenal growth at
the University of Florida. In 1930, 33 degrees were
awarded in 12 fields. In 1940, 66 degrees were awarded
in 16 fields. In 1990-91, the total number of graduate
degrees awarded was 1,809 in more than 100 fields. The
proportion of Ph.D. degrees, after the initial rapid growth,
remained relatively static during most of the 1980s but
during the lastfew years has shown a significant increase.
In 1987-88, the total was 304; in 1988-89, 331 were
awarded; in 1989-90, there were 345; and in 1990-91,
there were 358.



GRADUATE DEGREES

AND PROGRAMS

Refer to the section of this Catalog entitled Fields of
Instruction for specializations in the approved programs.

NONTHESIS DEGREES
(Asterisk (*) indicates thesis option)
Master of Accounting (M.Acc.)
Master of Agriculture (M.Ag.) with program in one of the
following:


Agricultural and Extension
Education
Agronomy
Animal Science
Botany
Dairy Science
Entomology and
Nematology
Food Science and Human
Nutrition


Horticultural Science:
Fruit Crops
Environmental
Horticultural
Vegetable Crops
Microbiology and Cell
Science
Plant Pathology
Poultry Science
Soil Science







THE GRADUATE SCHOOL

ORGANIZATION AND HISTORY

The Graduate School consists of the dean, associate
dean, the Graduate Council, and the graduate faculty.
General policies and standards of the Graduate School
are established by the graduate faculty. Any policy change
must be approved by the graduatedeans and the Graduate
Council. The Graduate School is responsible for the
enforcement of minimum general standards of graduate
work in the University and for the coordination of the
graduate programs of the various colleges and divisions of
the University. The responsibility for the detailed opera-
tions of graduate programs is vested in the individual
colleges, schools, divisions, and departments. In most of
the colleges an assistant dean or other administrator is
directly responsible for graduate study in that college.
The Graduate Council assists the dean in being the
agent of the graduate faculty for execution of policy
related to graduate study and associated research. The
Council, which is chaired by the graduate dean, considers
petitions and policy changes. Members of the graduate
faculty are appointed by the dean with the approval of the
Graduate Council. There are three levels of graduate
faculty: Restricted Graduate Faculty (RGF), who are ap-
pointed to temporary three-year terms to teach graduate-
level courses and direct master's theses; Graduate Studies
Faculty (GSF), who are on permanent appointments to
teach graduate-level courses and direct master's theses;
and Doctoral Research Faculty (DRF), who are appointed
in addition to direct doctoral dissertations.
No faculty member may perform any of these functions
without having been appointed to the graduate faculty,
though temporary exceptions may be made in unusual'
circumstances.
In the beginning the organization of graduate study was
very informal. Control was in the hands of a faculty
committee which reported directly to the President. In
1910, however, James N. Anderson, Head of the Depart-
ment of Ancient Languages, was appointed Dean of the
College of Arts and Sciences and Director of Graduate
Work, and in 1930 he became the first Dean of the
Graduate School. He was succeeded upon his retirement
in 1938 by T. M. Simpson, Head of the Department of
Mathematics, who held the position until 1951. C. F.
Byers, Head of the Department of Biological Sciences in
the University College, served as Acting Dean from June
1951 until August 1952 when he was succeeded by L. E.
'Grinter, who came from the Illinois Institute of Technol-
ogy, where he had been Vice President, Dean of the
Graduate School, and Research Professor. Upon becom-
ing Acting Vice President in 1969, Dr. Grinter was named
Dean Emeritus of the Graduate School. He was suc-
ceeded by Harold P. Hanson, who came to Florida from
the University of Texas, where he had served as Chairman
of the Department of Physics. In 1971, Dr. Hanson was
appointed Vice President for Academic Affairs. Alexander
G. Smith of the Departmentof Physics and Astronomy and
a former assistant dean of the Graduate School served as
Acting Dean until the appointment of Harry H. Sisler. Dr.
Sisler served as Chairman of the Departmentof Chemistry,
Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, and Executive
Vice President of the University of Florida prior to being
named Dean of the Graduate School in March 1973. In
September 1979, Dr. Sisler returned to teaching as Distin-


guished Service Professor of Chemistry. F. Michael Wahl,
Associate Dean of the Graduate School, Associate Direc-
tor of Sponsored Research, and Professor of Geology,
served as Acting Dean until the appointment of Francis G.
Stehli in June 1980.
Dr. Stehli came to Florida from Case Western Reserve
University where he had served as Samuel St. John
Professor of Geology, Chairman of the Department of
Geology, and Dean of Science and Engineering. In Sep-
tember 1982, Dr. Stehli became Dean of the College of
Geosciences at the University of Oklahoma. Donald R.
Price, Associate Dean for Research and Professor of
Agricultural Engineering, served as Acting Dean from
January 1983 toJanuary 1985 when Madelyn M. Lockhart
became Dean of the Graduate School. Prior to her ap-
pointment, Dr. Lockhart served as Associate Dean of the
Graduate School and Professor of Economics. She held a
dual appointment as Dean of the Graduate School and
Dean of International Studies and Programs from June
1985 through August 1991.
Graduate study at the University of Florida existed
while the University was still on its Lake City campus.
However, the first graduate degrees-two Master of Arts
with a major in English and a Master of Science with a
major in entomology-were awarded on the Gainesville
campus in 1906. The first programs leading to the Ph.D.
were initiated in 1930, and the firstdegrees were awarded
in 1934, one with a major in chemistry and the other with
a major in pharmacy. The first Ed.D. was awarded in
1948. Graduate study has had a phenomenal growth at
the University of Florida. In 1930, 33 degrees were
awarded in 12 fields. In 1940, 66 degrees were awarded
in 16 fields. In 1990-91, the total number of graduate
degrees awarded was 1,809 in more than 100 fields. The
proportion of Ph.D. degrees, after the initial rapid growth,
remained relatively static during most of the 1980s but
during the lastfew years has shown a significant increase.
In 1987-88, the total was 304; in 1988-89, 331 were
awarded; in 1989-90, there were 345; and in 1990-91,
there were 358.



GRADUATE DEGREES

AND PROGRAMS

Refer to the section of this Catalog entitled Fields of
Instruction for specializations in the approved programs.

NONTHESIS DEGREES
(Asterisk (*) indicates thesis option)
Master of Accounting (M.Acc.)
Master of Agriculture (M.Ag.) with program in one of the
following:


Agricultural and Extension
Education
Agronomy
Animal Science
Botany
Dairy Science
Entomology and
Nematology
Food Science and Human
Nutrition


Horticultural Science:
Fruit Crops
Environmental
Horticultural
Vegetable Crops
Microbiology and Cell
Science
Plant Pathology
Poultry Science
Soil Science





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Master of Agricultural Management and Resource De-
velopment (M.A.M.R.D.) with program in Food and
Resource Economics.
Master of Arts in Teaching
(M.A.T.) with program in
one of the following:
Anthropology Mathematics
French Philosophy
Geography Political Science
Latin Political Science-
Latin American Area International Relations
Studies Psychology
Linguistics Spanish
Master of Building Construction (M.B.C.)

Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) with a major.
in business administration and a concentration in one
of the following:
Computer and Health and Hospital
Information Sciences Administration
Decision and Information Insurance "
Sciences Management
Economics Marketing
Finance Real Estate and Urban
Analysis
Master of Civil Engineering (M.C.E.)*
Master of Education (M.Ed.) with program in one of the


following:
Agency Correctional -ind
Developmental
Counseling
Curriculum and
Instruction
Early Childhood Education
Education of the
Emotionally Disturbed
Education of the.Mentally
Retarded
Educational Leadership
Educational Psychology
Elementary Education
English Education
Foreign Language
Education
Foundations of Education


Mathematics Education
Reading Education
Research and Evaluation
Methodology
Science Education
School Counseling and
Guidance
School Psychology
Social Studies Education
Special Education
Specific Learning
Disabilities
Speech Pathology
Student Personnel in
Higher Education
Vocational, Technical, and
Adult Education


Master of Engineering (M.E.) with program in one of the
following:
Aerospace Engineering* Engineering Mechanics*
Agricultural Engineering* Engineering Science*
Chemical Engineering* Environmental Engineering
Civil Engineering* Sciences*
Coastal and Materials Science and
Oceanographic Engineering*
Engineering* Mechanical Engineering*
Computer and Nuclear Engineering
Information Sciences* Sciences*
Electrical Engineering*
Master of Exercise and Sport Sciences (M.E.S.S.)
Master of Forest Resources and Conservation (M.F.R.C.)
Master of Health Science (M.H.S.) with program in one of


the following:
Health and Hospital
Administration
(available only with MBA)


Occupational Therapy
Rehabilitation Counseling


Master of Health Science Education (M.H.S.E.)


Master of Laws in Taxation (LL.M. in Tax.)
Master of Nursing (M.Nsg.)
Master of Science in Teaching (M.S.T.) with program in
one of the following:
Astronomy Mathematics
Botany Physics
Chemistry Psychology
Geography Zoology
Geology
Master of Statistics (M.Stat.)
Engineer (Engr.)-A special degree requiring one year of
graduate work beyond the master's degree. For a list
of the approved programs, see those listed above for
the Master of Engineering degree. (Thesis optional.)
Specialist in Education (Ed.S.)-A special degree requir-
ing one year of graduate work beyond the master's
degree. For a list of the approved programs, see those
listed below, for the Doctor of Education degree.

THESIS DEGREES
(Dagger (f) indicates nonthesis option)
Master of Architecture (M.Arch.)
Master of Arts (M.A.) with program in one of the follow-
ing:
Anthropologyt Englisht
Art Education Frencht


Art History
Business Administration:
Decision and
Information Sciencest
Finance
Insurance
Management
Marketing
Real Estate and Urban
Analysis
Classics
Communication Processes
and Disorders:
Communication Sciences
and Disorders
Communication Studiest
Economicst


Geography
Germant
History
Latin
Latin American Area
Studies
Linguistics
Mathematicst
Philosophy
Political Sciencet
Political Science-
International Relationst
Psychologyt
Religion
Sociologyt
Spanisht


Master of Arts in Education-For a list of the programs,
see those listed for the Master of Education degree.
Master of Arts in Mass Communication (M.A.M.C.)t
Master of Arts in Urban and Regional Planning
(M.A.U.R.P.)
Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) with program in one of the
following:
Art Theater
English
Master of Landscape Architecture (M.L.A.)
Master of Music (M.M.) with program in one of the
following:


Music


Music Education


Master of Science (M.S.) with program in one of the
following:


Aerospace Engineeringt
Agricultural Engineeringt
Agricultural and Extension
Education
Agronomy
Animal Science


Astronomyt
Biochemistry and
Molecular Biology
Botany
Chemical Engineeringt
Chemistry






ADMISSION / 5


Civil Engineeringt
Coastal and Oceanographic
Engineering
Computer and Information
Sciencest
Dairy Science
Electrical Engineeringt
Engineering Mechanicst ,
Engineering Sciencet
Entomology and
Nematology
Environmental Engineering
Sciencest
Food and Resource
Economicst
Food Science and
Human Nutritiont
Forest Resources
and Conservation
Geography
Geology
Horticultural Science:
Fruit Crops
Environmental Horticulture
Vegetable Crops
Industrial and Systems
Engineering


Materials Science
and Engineeringt
Mathematicst
Mechanical Engineeringt
Medical Sciences:
Anatomical Sciencest
Immunology and Medical
Microbiology
Neuroscience
Pathology
Pharmacology
Physiology
Microbiology and Cell
Science
Nuclear Engineering
Sciencest
Physicst
Plant Molecular and
Cellular Biology
Plant Pathology
Poultry Science
Psychologyt
Clinical and Health
Psychology
Psychology
Soil Science
Veterinary Medical Sciences
Zoology


Master of Science in Architectural Studies (M.S.A.S.)
Master of Science in Building Construction (M.S.B.C.)
Master of Science in Exercise and Sport Sciences
(M.S.E.S.S.)
Master of Science in Health Science Education
(M.S.H.S.E.)
Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.Nsg.)
Master of Science in Pharmacy (M.S.P.) with program in
Pharmaceutical Sciences:
Pharmacy Medicinal Chemistry
Master of Science in Recreational Studies (M.S.R.S.)t
Master of Science in Statistics (M.S.Stat.)t
Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) with program in one of the


following:
Agency Correctional and
Developmental
Counseling
Counselor Education**
Curriculum and
Instruction
Educational Leadership
Educational Psychology
Foundations of Education


Higher Education
Administration
Research and Evaluation
Methodology
School Counseling and
Guidance
School Psychology
Special Education
Student Personnel in
Higher Education


Finance
Insurance
Management
Marketing
Real Estate and Urban
Analysis
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Coastal and
Oceanographic
Engineering
Communication Processes
and Disorders:
Communication
Sciences and Disorders
Communication Studies
Computer and Information
Sciences
Counselor Education
Counseling Psychology
Curriculum and
Instruction
Economics
Educational Leadership
Educational Psychology
Electrical Engineering
Engineering Mechanics
English
Entomology and
Nematology
Environmental
Engineering Sciences
Food and Resource
Economics
Food Science and Human
Nutrition
Forest Resources and
Conservation
Foundations of Education
Geography
Geology
German
Health and Human
Performance
Higher Education
Administration
History
Horticultural Science:
Fruit Crops
Environmental
Horticulture
Vegetable Crops


Industrial and Systems
Engineering
Linguistics
Mass Communication
Materials Science and
Engineering
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Medical Sciences:
Anatomical Sciences
Immunology and Medical
Microbiology
Neuroscience
Oral Biology
Pathology
Pharmacology
Physiology
Microbiology and Cell
Science
Music Education
Nuclear Engineering
Sciences
Nursing Sciences
Pharmaceutical Sciences:
Medicinal Chemistry
Pharmacy
Philosophy
Physics
Plant Molecular and
Cellular Biology
Plant Pathology
Political Science
Political Science-
International Relations
Psychology:
Clinical and Health
Psychology
Psychology
Research and Evaluation
Methodology
Romance Languages:
French
Spanish
School Counseling and
Guidance
School Psychology
Sociology
Soil Science
Special Education
Statistics
Student Personnel in
Higher Education
Veterinary Medical Sciences
Zoology


**Not Available for Specialist in Education Degree


Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with program in one of the
following:
Aerospace Engineering Astronomy
Agency Correctional and Biochemistry and
Developmental Counseling Molecular Biology
Agricultural Engineering Botany
Agronomy Business Administration:
Animal Science Accounting
Anthropology Decision and Information
Architecture Sciences


ADMISSION TO THE

GRADUATE SCHOOL

Application for Admission.-Admission forms and in-
formation concerning admission procedures may be ob-
tained from the Registrar and Admissions Office. Prospec-
tive students are urged to apply for admission as early as
possible. For some departments deadlines for receipt of
admission applications may be earlier than those stated in
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6/GENERAL INFORMATION


should check with the appropriate department. Applica-
tions which meet minimum standards are referred to the
graduate selection committees of the various colleges and
departments for approval or disapproval.
To be admitted to graduate study in a given department,
the prospective student must satisfy the requirements of
the department as well as those of the Graduate School.
Admission to some programs is limited by the resources
available.
General Requirements.-The Graduate School, Uni-
versity of Florida, requires botha minimum grade average
of B for all upper-division undergraduate work and ac-
ceptable scores on the verbal, quantitative, and analytical
sections on the GRE General Test. Although no cut-off
GRE scores are used, the Graduate School uses, as a guide
for admission, scores at or above the national mean score
on each section. For some departments, and in more
advanced levels of graduate study, undergraduate aver-
ages or Graduate Record Examination scores above those
stated for the Graduate School may be required. Inquiries
about specific requirements should be addressed to the
department in question. Some colleges and departments
require a reading knowledge of at least one foreign
language. Exceptions to the above requirements are made
only when these and other criteria, including letters of
recommendation, are reviewed by the department, rec-
ommended by the department, and approved by the Dean
of the Graduate School.
Direct admission to the Graduate School is dependent
upon the presentation of a baccalaureate degree from an
accredited college or university. No application will be
considered unless the complete official transcript of all
the applicant's undergraduate and graduate work is in the
possession of the Registrar, and no transcript will be
accepted as official unless it is received directly from the
registrar of the institution in which the work is done.
Official supplementary transcripts are required as soon as
they are available for any work completed after applica-
tion for admission has been made.
The Board of Regents has also ruled that, in admitting
students for a given academic year, up to 10% may be
admitted as exceptions. Students admitted as exceptions
under the 10% waiver rule must present both an upper-
division grade point average and Graduate Record Exami-
nation General Test score with their applications and
meet other criteria required by the University, including
excellent letters of recommendation from colleagues,
satisfactory performance in a specified number of gradu-
ate courses taken as postbaccalaureate students, and/or
practical experience in the discipline for a specified
period of time.
The University encourages applications from qualified
applicants of both sexes from all cultural, racial, religious,
and ethnic groups. The University does not discriminate
on the basis of handicap or age in admission or access to
its programs and activities. The Title IX Coordinator is Dr.
Jacquelyn D. Hart, 352 Tigert Hall, 392-6004.

ADMISSIONS EXAMINATIONS
Graduate Record Examination.-In addition to the
General Test of the Graduate Record Examination which
is required of all applicants, some departments encourage
the applicant to submit scores on one or more advanced
subject tests of the Graduate Record Examination. The
scores on all tests taken will be considered in regard to
admission.


Graduate Study in Business Administration.-Students
applying for admission to the Graduate School for study
in the College of Business Administration may substitute
satisfactory scores on the Graduate Management Admis-
sion Test (GMAT) for the Graduate Record Examination.
Students applying for admission to the Master of Business
Administration (MBA) program must submit satisfactory
scores on the GMAT. Applicants should contact the
Educational Testing Service, Princeton, New Jersey, for
additional information.
Graduate Study in Law.-Students applying to the
graduate program leading to the degree Master of Laws in
Taxation must hold the Juris Doctor or equivalent degree
and must submit satisfactory scores on the Law School
Admission Test (LSAT).



FOREIGN STUDENTS

All foreign students seeking admission to the Graduate
School are required to submit satisfactory scores on the
GRE General Test and a score of at least 550 on the TOEFL
(Test of English as a Foreign Language) with the following
exceptions:
1. Foreign students whose native tongue is English or
who have studied at a United States college or university
for one year or more need not submit TOEFL scores but
must submit satisfactory scores on the General Test of the
Graduate Record Examination before their applications
for admission can be considered.
2. Students educated in foreign countries that do not
offer the GRE who apply for admission while residing
outside the United States may be granted, on the basis of
hardship, a one-semester postponement of the GRE but
not the TOEFL. Permission to register for subsequent
semesters will depend upon the submission of scores on
the Graduate Record Examination.
3. All foreign students applying for admission for the
Master of Business Administration program must submit
satisfactory scores from the Graduate Management Ad-
mission Test before their applications for admission will
be considered.
Foreign students whose scores on the TOEFL and verbal
portion of the GRE are not indicative of adequate writing
skills are required to write a short essay for examination.
If the skills demonstrated in the essay are not acceptable
for pursuing graduate work, the examination will be used
as a diagnostic tool for placement in appropriate courses
which will not count toward a graduate degree.
Graduate students whose native language is not English
must submit satisfactory scores on the Test of Spoken
English (TSE) or the SPEAK Test to be eligible for teaching
assignments. Students who score below 220 on one of
these tests must take ENS 5501-Academic Spoken En-
glish I before they may accept teaching assistantships.
Students who score between 220 and 249 must take ENS
5502- Academic Spoken English II; this requirement
must be met while holding a teaching assignment.
Applicants should write to the Educational Testing
Service, Princeton, New Jersey, for registration forms and
other information concerning TOEFL, TSE, GMAT, and
GRE. Students may register for the locally administered
SPEAK test with the Academic Spoken English Office,
1349 Norman Hall.





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HANDICAPPED STUDENTS

The University of Florida does not discriminate on the
basis of handicap in the recruitment and admission of
students, in the recruitment and employment of faculty
and staff, or in the operation of any of its programs and
activities, as specified by federal laws and regulations.
The designated coordinator for compliance with Section
504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, is
KennethJ. Osfield, Assistant Dean for Student Services, P-
202 Marshall Criser Student Services Center, 392-1261.
The Office of Student Services provides assistance for
disabled students. Services are varied depending on indi-
vidual needs and include, but are not limited to, special
campus orientation, registration assistance, help in secur-
ing auxiliary learning aids, and assistance in general
University activities. Handicapped students are encour-
aged to contact this office.

CONDITIONAL ADMISSION

Students who are not eligible for direct admission may
be granted conditional admission to the Graduate School.
Students may be granted conditional admission to defer
final admission decisions until requisite examination scores
or final grade records are available. Students may also be
granted conditional admission to ascertain their ability to
pursue graduate work at the University of Florida if
previous grade records or Graduate Record Examination
scores are on the borderline of acceptability or when
specific prerequisite courses are required.
Students granted conditional admission should be no-
tified by the department of the conditions under which
they are admitted. When these conditions have been
satisfied, the department must notify the student in writ-
ing, sending a copy to the Graduate School. Eligible
course work taken while a student is in conditional status
is applicable toward a graduate degree.
Students failing to meet any condition of admission will
be barred from further registration.

POSTBACCALAUREATE STUDENTS

Students who have received a bachelor's degree but
have not been admitted to the Graduate School are
classified as postbaccalaureate students (6-). Postbacca-
laureate enrollment is offered for the following reasons:
(1) to validate undergraduate records from nonaccredited
and unevaluated colleges; (2) to provide a means for
students not seeking a graduate degree to enroll in
courses-included in this category would be students
who change their professional goals or wish to expand
their academic backgrounds; and (3) to accommodate
students who do intend to enter a graduate program at
some future date, but need a substantial number of
prerequisite courses.
Postbaccalaureate students may enroll in graduate
courses but the work taken will not normally be trans-
ferred to the graduate record if the student is subsequently
admitted to the Graduate School. By petition in clearly
justified cases and in conformance with regulations on
courses and credit, it is possible to transfer up to but no
more than two courses totaling six to eight semester hours
of course work earned with a grade of A, B+, or B.


Students in the College of Education who desire post-
baccalaureate classification to obtain teacher certifica-
tion must provide the college with a clear statement of
certification goals as a part of the requirements for admis-
sion. Interested students should write to 134 Norman Hall
or call 392-0721 for further information.



FACULTY MEMBERS AS GRADUATE
STUDENTS

University of Florida faculty in tenured or tenure-
accruing lines, as designated by the Florida Administra-
tive Code, may not pursue graduate degrees from this
institution. Exceptions are made for the Florida Coopera-
tive Extension Service (IFAS) county personnel, the faculty
of the P. K. Yonge Laboratory School, and University
Libraries faculty.
Under certain restrictions established by the Graduate
Council, persons holding nontenure- or nonpermanent-
status-accruing titles may pursue nonthesis master's de-
grees at the University of Florida. Any other exceptions to
this policy must be approved by the Graduate Council.
Such exceptions, if given, are extremely rare and will only
be approved when it is determined to be in the best
interest of the University.

STATE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM
PROGRAMS

Traveling Scholar Program.-This program makes the
entire State University System graduate curriculum avail-
able to University of Florida graduate students. A course
or research activity not offered on this campus, taken
under the auspices of the Traveling Scholar Program at
another SUS university, will count as credit at the Univer-
sity of Florida if approved by the graduate coordinator or
the supervisory committee chair and the Dean of the
Graduate School. Traveling scholars are normally limited
to one term on the campus of the host university. The
deans of graduate schools of the state universities are the
coordinators of the program, and interested students
should contact the Graduate Student Records Office, 288
Grinter Hall.

Cooperative Degree Programs.-In certain degree pro-
grams, faculty from other universities in the State Univer-
sity System hold graduate faculty status at the University
of Florida. In those approved areas, the intellectual re-
sources of these graduate faculty members are available
to students at the University of Florida.



GENERAL REGULATIONS

It is the responsibility of the graduate student to
become informed and to observe all regulations and
procedures required by the program the student is pur-
suing. The student must be familiar with those sections of
the Graduate Catalog that outline general regulations and
requirements, specific degree program requirements, and

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the offerings and requirements of the major department.
Ignorance of a rule does not constitute a basis for waiving
that rule. Any exceptions to the policies stated in the
Graduate Catalog must be approved by the Dean of the
Graduate School.
After admission to the Graduate School, but before the
first registration, the student should consult the college
and/or the graduate coordinator in the major department
concerning courses and degree requirements, deficien-
cies if any, and special regulations of the department. The
dean of the college in which the degree program is located
or a representative must approve all registrations. Once a
supervisory committee has been appointed, registration
approval should be the responsibility of the chair.

CONFIDENTIALITY OF STUDENT
RECORDS

The University of Florida assures the confidentiality of
student educational records in accordance with the State
University System rules, state statutes, and the Family
Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (known as the
Buckley Amendment).
Information which may be released to the public on any
student is the name; class, college, and major; dates of
attendance; degrees) earned; awards received; local and
permanent address; and telephone number.
In general, a present or former student has the right to
personally review his or her own educational records for
information and to ascertain the accuracy of these rec-
ords. Parents of dependent students, as defined by the
Internal Revenue Service, have these same rights. A photo
I.D. or other equivalent documentation or personal recog-
nition by the custodian.of record will be required before
access is granted.


STUDENT CONDUCT

Graduate students are subject to the same rules of
behavior that govern undergraduates. The student con-
duct code is printed in the Undergraduate Catalog.

STUDY LOADS

The University of Florida operates on a semester system
consisting of two 16-week periods and two 6-week sum-
mer terms. A.credit under the semester system is equal to
1.5 quarter credits.
Minimum registration for full-time graduate students,
including trainees and fellows, is 12 credits. The mini-
mum registration requirement is reduced for those stu-
dents who are graduate assistants. Guidelines for mini-
mum registration for students on appointment are pro-
vided in the Graduate Student Handbook and the Gradu-
ate Council Policy Manual for Coordinators, as well as in
the Financial Aid section of this Catalog.
Full-time students, not on appointment, must register
for a minimum of 12 credits. Part-time status may be
approved by the graduate coordinator or student's adviser
for students who are not pursuing a degree on a full-time
basis. Such exceptions must be clearly justified and the
approved registration must be commensurate with the use
of University facilities and faculty time.


The minimum study load for students not on assistant-
ship is three credits during Fall and Spring Semesters and
two for Summer.

COURSES AND CREDITS

Undergraduate courses (1000-2999) may not be used
as any part of the graduate degree requirements, including
the requirement for a period of concentrated study. Un-
dergraduate courses (3000-4999), outside the major de-
partment, may be used for support course work when
taken as part of an approved graduate program.
Courses numbered 5000 and above are limited to
graduate students, with the exception described under
Undergraduate Registration in Graduate Courses. Courses
numbered 7000 and above are designed primarily for
advanced graduate students.
No more than five hours each of 6910 (Supervised
Research) and 6940 (Supervised Teaching) may be taken
by a graduate student at the University of Florida.
A complete list of approved graduate courses appears
in the section of this Catalogentitled Fields of Instruction.
Departments reserve the right to decide which of these
graduate courses will be offered in a given semester and
the departments should be consulted concerning avail-
able courses.
Generally speaking graduate courses may not be re-
peated for credit. However, there is no limit on courses
numbered 6971, 6972, 6979, 7979, and 7980. Other
courses that may be repeated for credit are designated by
max: immediately following the semester credit designa-
tion.
Graduate students must conform to the Registrar's
deadline fordrops. However, under certain circumstances,
substitutions of courses, if approved by the Graduate
School, are permitted after the Registrar's deadline.
Correspondence Work.-No courses taken by corre-
spondence may be used for graduate credit.
Professional Work.-No courses from a professional
curriculum (e.g., J.D., D.V.M., or M.D.) may be used for
graduate credit except as approved in an authorized joint
degree program.

GRADES

The only passing grades for graduate students are A, B+,
B, C+, C, and S. Grades ofC+ and C in courses below 5000
level are acceptable for credit toward graduate degrees if
the total program meets the B average requirement. In
5000-level courses and above, C+ and C grades count
toward a graduate degree if an equal number of credit
hours in courses numbered 5000 or higher have been
earned with grades of B+ and A, respectively. Grade
points are not designated for S and U grades; these grades
are not used in calculating the grade-point average.
Grades of S and U are the only grades awarded in
courses numbered 6910 (Supervised Research), 6940
(Supervised Teaching), 6971 (Master's Research), 6972
(Engineer's Research), 6973 (Individual Project), 7979
(Advanced Research), and 7980 (Doctoral Research).
Additional courses for which S and U grades apply are
noted in the departmental offerings. With the exception of
those courses listed in the Graduate Catalog, no course
taken for an S/U grade may be used to satisfy the minimum
requirements for a graduate degree.





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Deferred Grade H.-The grade of H is nota substitute
for a grade of S, U, or I. Courses for which H grades are
appropriate mustbe so noted in their catalog descriptions,
and must be approved by the Graduate Curriculum Com-
mittee and the Graduate School. This grade may be used
only in special situations where the expected unit of work
may be developed over a period of time greater than a
single term.
Incomplete Grades.-Gradesof I (incomplete) received
duringthe preceding semester should be removed as soon
as possible. Grades of I carry no quality points and lower
the overall grade-point average.
All grades of H and I must be removed prior to the
award of a graduate degree.


UNDERGRADUATE REGISTRATION IN
GRADUATE COURSES

With the permission of the instructor and the college
concerned, an undergraduate student at the University of
Florida may enroll in graduate-level courses (5000 and
6000 level) if the student has senior standing and an
upper-division grade-point average of at least 3.0. After a
student has been accepted in the Graduate School, up to
six hours of graduate-level courses earned with a grade of
A, B+, or B taken under this provision may be applied
toward a graduate degree at the University of Florida
provided credit for.the course has not been used for an
undergraduate degree and provided the transfer is ap-
proved by the department and made as soon as the student
is admitted to a graduate program.

CONCURRENT GRADUATE PROGRAMS

A graduate studentwhowishes to pursue degrees in two
programs concurrently must have the written approval of
the chairperson of each department involved and the
Dean of the Graduate School. Any student interested in
pursuing concurrent degrees should discuss the proposed
study with the Graduate School's Student Records staff
prior to applying for the programs. If the request is
approved, the student must be officially admitted to both
programs through regular procedures. If the student is
approved to pursue two master's programs, no more than
six hours of course work from one degree program may be
applied toward meeting the requirements for the second
master's degree. These six hours must be by petition to the
Dean of the Graduate School.

INFORMATION FOR VETERANS

The University of Florida is approved for the education
and training of veterans under all public laws in effect; i.e.,
Chapter 31, Title 38, U.S. Code (Disabled Veterans);
Chapter 34, Title 38, U.S. Code (Cold-War G.I. Bill); and
Chapter 35, Title 38, U.S. Code (Children of Deceased or
Disabled Veterans).
Students who may be eligible for educational benefits
under any Veterans Administration program are urged to
contact the Veterans Affairs Office, as soon as they are
accepted for admission.
Students expecting to receive benefits under one of
these programs must file an application with the Office of
the Registrar. No certification can be made until the


application is on file. Benefits are determined by the
Veterans Administration, and the University certifies ac-
cording to these rules and regulations.
The Registrar's Office maintains students' academic
records. A progress report is sent to each student at the end
of the term indicating grades, cumulative hours, grade
points, etc.


UNSATISFACTORY SCHOLARSHIP

Any graduate student may be denied further registration
in the University or in a graduate program should scholas-
tic performance or progress toward completion of the
planned program become unsatisfactory to the depart-
ment, college, or Dean of the Graduate School. Failure to
maintain a B average in all work attempted is, by defini-
tion, unsatisfactory scholarship.

CHANGE OF MAJOR OR COLLEGE

A graduate student who wishes to change major or
college must make formal application through the Office
of the Registrar and receive approval of the appropriate
department chairperson, college dean, and the Dean of
the Graduate School. Deadline dates for such changes as
specified in the current University Calendar must be met.

FOREIGN LANGUAGE EXAMINATION

A foreign language examination is not required for all
degree programs and the student should contact the
graduate coordinator in the appropriate department for
specific information regarding any requirement of a for-
eign language.
If a department requires that a student meet the foreign
language requirement by satisfactory performance on the
Graduate School Foreign Language Tests (GSFLT) in
French, Spanish, or German, the student should contact
the Office of Instructional Resources, 1012 Turlington
Hall, for applications and payments of fees. The examina-
tion times and dates are listed in the University Calendar.
Educational Testing Service (ETS) no longer administers
this examination and does not accept application fees or
issue tickets of admission for these tests.



EXAMINATIONS

The student must be registered for an appropriate load
during the semester in which any examination is taken.
The student's supervisory committee is responsible for the
administration of thewritten and oral qualifying examina-
tions as well as the final oral examination for the defense
of the thesis, project, or dissertation. All members of the
supervisory committee must sign the appropriate forms,
including the signature pages, in order for the student to
satisfy the requirements of the examination.
Qualifying and final examinations for graduate stu-
dents are to be held on the University of Florida campus.
Exceptions to this policy are made only for certain gradu-
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Agricultural Research and Educational Centers or on the
campuses of the universities in the State University System
that are approved for cooperative graduate degree pro-
grams. These exceptions must be justified by individual
petitions to the Dean of the Graduate School.


PREPARATION FOR FINAL SEMESTER

It is the student's responsibility to ascertain that all
requirements have been met and that every deadline is
observed. Deadline dates are set forth in the University
Calendar and by the college, school, or department.
Regular issues of Deadline Dates are available each
semester.
When the dissertation or thesis is ready to be put in final
form, the student should obtain the Guide for Preparing
Dissertations and Thesesfrom the Graduate School Edito-
rial Office and should request a records check in the
Graduate Records Office to make certain that all require-
ments for graduation have been fulfilled.
During the term in which the final examination is given
and during the term the degree is received, a student must
be registered for at least three hours that count toward his/
hergraduate degree. Thesis students must be registered for
three hours of 6971 and doctoral students for three hours
of 7980. Minimum registration for students taking their
final examinations orgraduating duringthe summerterms
is two hours of appropriate credit as outlined above.
Students must also apply for the degree at the beginning
of the final term.



AWARDING OF DEGREES

The Graduate School will authorize a candidate to be
awarded the degree appropriate to the course of study
under the following conditions (the details of which can
be found under the descriptions of the several degrees):
1. The candidate must have completed all course
requirements, including an internship or practicum if
required, in the major and 'inor fields, observing time
limits, limitations on transfer credit, on nonresident work,
and on level of course work.
2. The candidate must have a grade average of B or
higher in the major and in all work attempted in the
graduate program. All grades of I, H, and X must be
resolved. Grades of D and E require a written petition to
the Dean of the Graduate School.
3. The candidate must have satisfactorily completed all
required examinations, qualifying, comprehensive, and
final, and be recommended for the degree by the super-
visory committee, major department, and college.
4, The dissertation or, if required, thesis or equivalent
project, must have been approved by the supervisory
committee and accepted by the Graduate School. Recom-
mendations for the awarding of a degree include meeting
all academic and professional qualifications as judged by
the faculty of the appropriate department.
5. All requirements for the degree must be metwhilethe
candidate is a registered graduate student.
Students who have been registered in the Graduate
School at least one semester of each successive calendar
year may graduate according to the curriculum under
which they entered.


ATTENDANCE AT COMMENCEMENT

Graduates who are to receive advanced degrees are
urged to attend Commencement in order to accept per-
sonally the honor indicated by the appropriate hood. The
student may arrange through the University Bookstore for
the proper academic attire to be worn at Commencement.




REQUIREMENTS FOR

MASTER'S DEGREES

GENERAL REGULATIONS

The following regulations represent those of the Gradu-
ate School. Colleges and departments may have addi-
tional regulations beyond those stated below. Unless
otherwise indicated in the following sections concerning
master's degrees, these general regulations apply to all
master's degree programs at the University.
Course Requirements.-Graduate credit is awarded
for courses numbered 5000 and above. The work in the
major field must be in courses numbered 5000 or above.
For work outside the major, courses numbered 3000 or
above may be taken provided they are part of an approved
plan of study. The program of course work for a master's
degree must be approved by the student's adviser, super-
visory committee, or faculty representative of the depart-
ment. No more than six credits from a previous master's
degree program may be applied toward a second master's
degree. These credits are applied only with the written
approval of the Dean of the Graduate School.
If a minor is chosen, at least six credits of work are
required in the minor field. Two six-credit minors may be
taken with departmental permission. Minor work must be
in a department other than the major; in special cases this
requirement may be modified, but only with the written
permission of the Dean of the Graduate School. A GPA
of 3.0 is required for minor credit.
Degree Requirements.-Unless otherwise specified,
for any master's degree, the student must earn a minimum
of 30 credits as a graduate student at the University of
Florida, of which no more than two courses, totaling six
to eight hours, earned with a grade of A, B+, or B may be
transferred from institutions approved for this purpose by
the Dean of the Graduate School.
Transfer of Credit.-Only graduate (5000-7999) level
work to the extent of two courses, totaling six to eight
semester hours, earned with a grade of A, B+, or B may be
transferred from an institution approved by the Graduate
School or from postbaccalaureate work at the University
of Florida. Credits transferred from other universities will
be applied toward meeting the degree requirements but
the grades earned will not be computed in the student's
grade-point average. Acceptance of transfer of credit
requires approval of the student's supervisory committee
and the Dean of the Graduate School.
Petitions for transfer of credit for a master's degree must
be made during the student's firstterm of enrollment in the
Graduate School.
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graduate credit. No courses taken by correspondence or
as part of a professional degree may be used toward a
graduate degree.
Supervisory Committee.-The student's supervisory
committee should be appointed as soon as possible after
the student has been admitted to the Graduate School but
in no case later than the second semester of graduate
study.
Supervisory committees for graduate degree programs
are nominated by the representative department chairper-
son, approved by the college dean, and appointed by the
Dean of the Graduate School. Only members of the
graduate faculty may be appointed to supervisory com-
mittees. The Dean of the Graduate School is an ex-officio
member of all supervisory committees.
The supervisory committee for a master's degree with a
thesis must consist of at least two members selected from
the graduate faculty. The supervisory committee for a
master's degree without a thesis may consist of one
member of the graduate faculty who advises the student
and oversees the program. If a minor is designated, the
committee must include one graduate faculty member
from the minor department.
Language Requirements.-(1) The requirement of a
reading knowledge of a foreign language is at the discre-
tion of the department. The foreign language requirement
varies from department to department and the student
should check with the appropriate department for specific
information. (2) The ability to use the English language
correctly and effectively, as judged by the supervisory
committee, is required of all candidates.
Examination.-A final comprehensive examination
must be passed by the candidate. This examination, held
on campus with all participants present, will cover at least
the candidate's field of concentration, and in no case may
it be scheduled earlier than the term preceding the semes-
ter in which the degree is to be conferred.
Time Limitation.-All work, including transferred credit,
counted toward the master's degree must be completed
during the seven years immediately preceding the date on
which the degree is awarded.


MASTER OF ARTS AND MASTER OF
SCIENCE

The requirements for the Master of Arts and the Master
of Science degrees also apply to the following degrees,
except as they are individually described hereafter: Mas-
ter of Arts in Education,'Master of Arts in Mass Communi-
cation, Master of Science in Building Construction, Mas-
ter of Science in Health Science Education, Master of
Science in Pharmacy, Master of Science in Recreational
Studies, and Master of Science in Statistics.
Course Requirements.-The minimum course work
required for a master's degree with thesis is 30 credits
including up to 6 hours of the research course numbered
6971. All students seeking a master's degree with thesis
must register for an appropriate number of hours in 6971.
The Graduate School requirement for a Master of Arts
or Master of Science taken with a nonthesis option is at
least 32 letter-graded credits. Many departments require
more. S/U graded courses do not count in meeting the
minimum credit requirements for a nonthesis option.
Students pursuing the nonthesis option may not use the
course numbered 6971.


For both nonthesis option and thesis programs, at least
half the required credits, exclusive of 6971, must be in a
field of study designated the major. One or two minors of
at least six credits each may be taken, but a minor is not
required by the Graduate School. Minor work must be in
a department other than the major. The work in the major
field must be in courses numbered 5000 or above. For
work outside the major, courses numbered 3000 or above
may be taken.
Engineering students, working at off-campus centers,
who are pursuing a nonthesis option Master of Science
degree, must take half the course work from full-time
University of Florida faculty members and are required to
pass a comprehensive written examination administered
on the University of Florida campus by an examining
committee recommended by the Dean of the College of
Engineering and appointed by the Dean of the Graduate
School.
Thesis.-Candidates for the master's degree with thesis
must prepare and present theses (or equivalent in creative
work) acceptable to their supervisory committees and the
Graduate School. The candidate should consultthe Gradu-
ate School Editorial Office for instructions concerning the
form of the thesis.'The University Calendar specifies final
dates for submitting the original copy of the thesis to the
Graduate School. The college copy should also be sub-
mitted to the college or to the library by the specified date.
After the thesis is accepted, these two copies will be
permanently bound and deposited in the University Li-
braries.
Change from Thesis to Nonthesis Option.-A student
who wishes to change from the thesis to the nonthesis
option for the master's degree must obtain the permission
of the supervisory committee to make such a change. This
permission must be forwarded to the Graduate School at
least one full semester prior to the intended date of
graduation. The candidate must meet all the requirements
of the nonthesis option as specified above. A maximum of
three credits earned with a grade of S in 6971 (Master's
Research) can be counted toward the degree require-
ments only if converted to credit as A, B+, or B in
Individual Work. The supervisory committee must indi-
cate that the work was productive in and by itself and
warrants credit as a special problem or special topic
course.
Supervisory Committee.-The student's supervisory
committee should be appointed as soon as possible after
the student has been admitted to the Graduate School but
in no case later than the end of the second semester of
study. The duties of the supervisory committee are to
advise the student, to check on the student's qualifications
and progress, to supervise the preparation of the thesis,
and to conduct the final examination.
Final Comprehensive Examination.-The student who
elects the nonthesis option must pass a comprehensive
written examination on the major field of study and on the
minor if a minor is designated. This comprehensive ex-
amination must be taken within six months of the date the
degree is to be awarded.
Final Examination.-When the student's course work is
substantially completed, and the thesis is in final form, the
supervisory committee is required to examine the student
orally or in writing on (1) the thesis, (2) the major subjects,
(3) the minor or minors, and (4) matters of a general nature
pertaining to the field of study. A written announcement
of the examination must be sent to the Dean of the
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At least three faculty members and the candidate must
be present at the final examination. At the time of the
examination, all committee members should sign the
signature pages and the Final Examination Report. These
may be retained by the supervisory chair until acceptable
completion of corrections. This examination may not be
scheduled earlier than the semester preceding the term
the degree is to be conferred.


MASTER OF ARTS IN TEACHING AND
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN TEACHING

These degrees are designed for graduate students who
intend to teach in junior or four year colleges. Require-
ments for admission are the same as those for the regular
M.A. and M.S. degrees in the various colleges, and
programs leading to the M.A.T. and M.S.T. may, with
proper approval, be incorporated into programs leading
to the Ph.D.
The requirements for the degrees are as follows:
1. A reading knowledge of one foreign language if
required by the student's major department.
2. Satisfactory completion of at least 36 credits while
registered as a graduate student, with work distributed as
follows:
a. At least 18 credits in the major (all work in the
major field must be 5000 level or higher) and 6
credits in the minor.
b. Six credits in a departmental internship in teach-
ing (6943-Internship in College Teaching).
Three years of successful teaching experience in
a state certified school may be substituted for the
internship requirement, and credits thus made
available may be used for further work in the
major, the minor, or in education.
c. At least one course in each of the following:
social foundations of education, psychological
foundations of education, and community col-
lege curriculum. These courses may be used to
comprise a minor.
3. Off-Campus Work:A minimum of 8-16 credits (atthe
department's discretion), including registration for at least
6 credit hours in a single semester, must be earned on the
Gainesville campus. Beyond that, credits, including those
at the 5000 and 6000 level, earned in courses offered off-
campus by the University of Florida which have been
approved by the Graduate School shall be accepted,
provided they are appropriate to the student's degree
program as determined by the supervisory committee.
4. At the completion of this degree, the student, for
certification purposes, must present from the undergradu-
ate and graduate degree programs no fewer than 36
semester credits in the major field.
5. A final comprehensive examination, either written,
oral, or both, must be passed by the candidate. This
examination, taken on campus, will cover the field of
concentration and the minor.


MASTER OF ACCOUNTING

The Master of Accounting (M.Acc.) is the professional
degree for students seeking careers in public accounting,
business organizations, and government. The M.Acc.


program offers specializations in each of the three areas of
auditing/financial accounting, management accounting,
accounting systems, and taxation.
The recommended curriculum to prepare for a profes-
sional career in accounting is the 3/2 five-year program
with a joint awarding of the Bachelor of Science in
Accounting and the Master of Accounting upon satisfac-
tory completion of the 156-hour program. The entry point
into the 3/2 is the beginning of the senior year.
Students who have already completed an undergradu-
ate degree in accounting may enter the one-year M.Acc.
program which requires satisfactory completion of 34
hours of course work. A minimum of 16 semester credits
must be in graduate level accounting courses. At least 20
of the 34 semester credits must be in graduate level
courses. Courses below the graduate level must have the
approval of the major adviser. A final comprehensive
examination, taken on campus, is required of all students.
Additional requirements are listed under the General
Regulations section for all master's degrees.
M.Acc./J.D. Program.-This joint program culminates
in both the Juris Doctor degree awarded by the College of
Law and the Master of Accounting degree awarded by the
Graduate School. The program is designed for students
who have an undergraduate degree in accounting and
who are interested in advanced studies in both account-
ing and law. The joint program requires 20 fewer credits
than would be required if the two degrees were earned
separately. The two degrees are awarded aftercompletion
of the curriculum requirements for both degrees. Students
must take both the GMAT (or the GRE) and the LSAT prior
to admission, and must meet the admission requirements
for the College of Law (J.D.) and the Fisher School of
Accounting (M. Acc.). Students must be admitted to the
two programs simultaneously.



MASTER OF AGRICULTURE

The degree of Master of Agriculture is designed for
those students who wish additional training for agri-
business occupations or professions rather than for those
interested primarily in research.
The general requirements are the same as those for the
Master of Science degree without thesis except that 12
credits of graduate courses in a department constitute a
major. Credit toward the degree for courses taken through
the Division of Continuing Education is limited to 24
credits. The student's supervisory committee must consist
of at least two members of the graduate faculty. A compre-
hensive written qualifying examination, given prior to the
midpoint of the term of graduation, and a final oral
examination are required. Both examinations must be
given on campus with all participants present.



MASTER OF AGRICULTURAL
MANAGEMENT AND RESOURCE
DEVELOPMENT (M.A.M.R.D.)

The M.A.M.R.D. degree program provides an opportu-
nity for graduate study for students who plan to enter
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agencies; it is not recommended for those who plan
careers in research and university teaching. Areas of
concentration include farm management, agribusiness
management, and natural resources and environmental
management.
The general requirements are the same as those for the
Master of Science degree without thesis except that 12
credits of graduate courses in food and resource econom-
ics constitute a major. The supervisory committee and
examination requirements are the same as those for the
Master of Agriculture degree.


MASTER OF ARCHITECTURE

The degree of Master of Architecture is an accredited
professional degree for those students who wish to qualify
for registration as architects.
The general requirements are the same as those for the
Master of Arts degrees with thesis except that the mini-
mum registration required is 52 credits, including no more
than 6 credits in ARC 6971 or 6979. In some areas, with
permission from the departmental graduate faculty, a
master's research project requiring six credits in ARC
6979 may be elected in lieu of a thesis.


MASTER OF ARTS IN URBAN AND
REGIONAL PLANNING

The degree of Master of Arts in Urban and Regional
Planning is a professional degree for students who wish to
practice urban and regional planning and meet the edu-
cational requirements for the American Institute of Certi-
fied Planners. The program is accredited by the Planning
Accreditation Board.
The general requirements are the same as those for
other Master of Arts degrees with thesis except that the
minimum registration required is 52 credits including no
more than 6 credits in URP 6971. In some study areas,
with permission from the departmental graduate faculty,
a terminal project requiring 6 credits may be elected in
lieu of a thesis.
M.A.U.R.P./j.D. Joint Program.-A four-year program
leading to a Juris Doctor and a Master of Arts in Urban and
Regional Planning is offered under the joint auspices of
the College of Law and the College of Architecture,
Department of Urban and Regional Planning. The pro-
gram provides students interested in the legal problems of
urban and regional planning with an opportunity to blend
law studies with relevant course work in the planning
curriculum. The students receive both degrees at the end
of a four-year course of study whereas separate programs
would require five years. Students must take the GRE and
the LSAT prior to admission, must be admitted to the two
programs simultaneously, and must complete the first
year of law school course work before comingling law
and planning courses. A thesis is required upon comple-
tion of the course work.
Interested students should apply to both the Holland
Law Center and the Graduate School, noting on the
application the joint nature of their admission requests.
Further information on the program is available from the
Holland Law Center and from the Department of Urban
and Regional Planning.


MASTER OF BUILDING
CONSTRUCTION

The degree of Master of Building Construction is de-
signed for those students who wish to pursue advanced
work in management of construction, construction tech-
niques, and research problems in the construction field.
The general requirements are the same as those for
Master of Science degrees without thesis except that a
minimum of 33 credits is required. At least 24 credits must
be in the School of Building Construction in graduate level
courses of which at least 15 credits must be earned at the
6000 level. The remaining nine credits may be earned in
other departments at the 3000 level or above when these
courses are included as a part of an approved program of
study. A thesis is not required, but an independent re-
search study (BCN 6934) of at least three credits is
required. In exceptional cases with the approval of the
graduate faculty this independent study can be taken for
up to five credits.
When the student's course work is completed, or
practically so, and the independent research report is
complete, the supervisory committee is required to exam-
ine the student orally or in writing on (1) the independent
research report, (2) the major subjects, (3) the minor or
minors, and (4) matters of a general nature pertaining to
the field of study. The examination must be given on
campus with all participants present.

MASTER OF BUSINESS
ADMINISTRATION

The requirements for the Master of Business Admini-
stration degree are designed to give students (1) the
conceptual knowledge for understanding the functions
and behaviors common to all organizations, and (2) the
analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills
essential for effective management. The emphasis is upon
developing the student's capacities and skills for business
decision making.
The curriculum.is structured so that students may
extend their knowledge in a specialized field by selecting
an approved concentration. Included in these concentra-
tions are computer and information sciences, decision
and information sciences, economics, finance, health
and hospital administration, management, marketing,
and real estate. Several areas of specialization are also
available. These include agribusiness, manufacturing
management, and entrepreneurship. Students may also
expand their knowledge in several areas instead of spe-
cializing and pursue a generalist option by selecting
approved courses from more than one field of business
administration.
Admission.-Applicants for admission must submit
scores from the Graduate Management Admission Test
(GMAT) as well as transcripts for all previous academic
work. Significant work experience and personal inter-
views are expected. Applicants whose native language is
not English are required to submit, in addition, scores on
the Test of English as a Foreign Language.
A heterogeneous student body is seen as an important
asset of the program. Accordingly the undergraduate
background of students includes a wide range of disci-
plines. The curriculum assumes no previous academic
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tion. Enrolling students find introductory course work in
statistics, calculus, and financial accounting beneficial.
Students are admitted in the fall semester only. Appli-
cations should be made as early as possible during the
preceding academic year; no later than April 1. For more
specific information on admission as well as other as-
pects of the program, contact the Director of the MBA
Admissions, College of Business Administration.
Work Required.-A minimum of 60 credits of course
work is required including 39 credits of required courses
and 21 credits of elective courses. The latter include a
minimum of three concentration electives, a course
dealing with the legal environment of business, and two
courses outside the area of concentration.
Concentration.-A minimum of nine credits is re-
quired in the concentration. All courses to be counted
toward satisfying this requirement must be approved by
the concentration adviser. Some concentrations may
require more than the minimum nine credits. Moreover,
students may be required to take additional preparatory
courses if their backgrounds are not sufficient.
MBA/MHS Program in Health and Hospital Adminis-
tration.-A program of concurrent studies leading to a
Master of Business Administration and a Master of Health
Science is offered in cooperation with the College of
Health Related Professions. Both degrees are awarded
after a course of study which requires 78 semester hours
of credit. Students apply and are admitted to the Master
of Business Administration program following the usual
procedures. In addition, they are admitted to the Master
of Health Science program following an interview with
members of a class selection committee. Admission to
the two programs must be simultaneous.
MBA/JD Program.-A program of concurrent studies
leading to a Master of Business Administration and a Juris
Doctor is offered under the joint auspices of the College
of Business Administration and the College of Law.
Current MBA or JD students may apply for joint enroll-
ment prior to completion of the second consecutive
semester. Both degrees are awarded after a four-year
course of study. Students must take both the LSAT and the
GMAT prior to admission and meet the curriculum
requirements of both degrees.
MBA/PharmD Program in Management and Phar-
macy Administration.-A program of concurrent studies
culminating in both a Master of Business Administration
and a Doctor of Pharmacy degree allows students inter-
ested in both management and pharmacy administration
to obtain the appropriate education in both areas. Can-
didates must meet the entrance requirements and follow
the entrance procedures of both the College of Business
Administration and the College of Pharmacy, and admis-
sion to the two programs must be simultaneous. The
degrees may be granted after five years of study. Further
information on the joint program may be obtained from
the Director of the Master of Business Administration
Program, College of Business Administration.
MBA/MIB Program in International Business Admin-
istration.-A joint program which will culminate in
Master of Business Administration (conferred by the
College of Business Administration, University of Flor-
ida) and a Master of International Business (awarded by
Nijenrode, The Netherlands School of Business) allows
students interested in both management and interna-
tional business to obtain the appropriate education in
both areas. Both degrees may be granted after two years
of study; applicants must be simultaneously accepted by


both colleges and satisfy the curriculum requirements of
each degree. Apply to the Director of MBA Admissions for
criteria and current information.
MBA/BSISE.-A joint program culminating in a Bache-
lor of Science in Industrial and Systems Engineering and
a Master of Business Administration is offered under the
auspices of the Colleges of Engineering and Business
Administration. The two degrees may be granted after
approximately six years of course work. An applicant for
the combined curriculum must first be admitted to the
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering for
study toward the BSISE degree. After completing a mini-
mum of 80 semester hours of course work and with the
endorsement of the Department of Industrial and Systems
Engineering, the student should apply to the College of
Business Administration for the MBA program. To be
eligible for the joint program, a studentshould have a GPA
of 3.0 or higher and a competitive GMAT score. Foreign
students must also submit TOEFL scores. Further informa-
tion on the joint program may be obtained from the
Director of MBA Admissions.
Exchange Programs.-Second-year students may spend
their fall semester studying at the University of Manches-
ter in England or Bocconi University in Italy. Further
information may be obtained from the MBA office.


MASTER OF EDUCATION

The degree of Master of Education is a professional
degree designed to meet the need for professional person-
nel to serve a variety of functions required in established
and emerging educational activities of modern society. A
thesis is not required.
A minimum of 36 credits is required in all master's
programs with at least half of these credits in courses at the
5000 level or above. Twenty-one credits in education,
with 15 at the graduate level, and 5 credits in courses
outside education are included. There are two excep-
tions: (1) only 12 credits in education, all at the graduate
level, are required for students having at least 21 credits
in a baccalaureate program for teacher preparation, and
(2) 15 credits in courses outside education are required for
these same students if their master's programs are in
English, foreign language, mathematics, science, and
social studies education, or vocational, technical, and
adult education.
At least 16 credits must be earned while the student is
enrolled as a graduate student in courses offered on the
Gainesville campus of the University of Florida, including
registration for at least 6 credits in a single semester.


MASTER OF ENGINEERING

A student seeking a master's degree in the field of
engineering may become a candidate for the Master of
Engineering degree with or without thesis, provided such
a candidate has a bachelor's degree in engineering from
an ABET-accredited curriculum or has taken sufficient
articulation course work to meet the minimum require-
ments specified by ABET. Students who do not meet this
requirement may become candidates for the Master of
Science degree, provided they meet departmental re-
quirements for admission. The general intent in making






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this distinction is to encourage those who are profession-
ally oriented to seek the Master of Engineering degree, and
those who are more scientifically oriented and those who
have science-based backgrounds to seek the Master of
Science degree.
Also, the Master of Civil Engineering degree has been
approved as a variant of the Master of Engineering degree.
The M.C.E. is oriented specifically to the design and
professional practice in civil engineering. The degree
requirements include a minimum number of hours of
design and professional practice instruction at the gradu-
ate level, six months' full-time civil engineering related
experience or its equivalent obtained after the student has
achieved junior status, and completion of the Engineer
Intern Examination. The thesis or report required for all
master's degrees must be design-related. Further details
on this degree program may be obtained from the Chair-
man, Department of Civil Engineering.
Work Required.-The minimum course work required
for the master's degree with thesis is 30 credits which may
include up to 6 credits of the research course numbered
6971 in all departments. At least 12 credits, excluding
6971, must be in the student's major field of study. A
minimum of 32 credits of course work is required, with at
least 16 credits in the student's major field for both of the
above degrees without thesis. Environmental Engineering
Sciences requires a minimum of 34 credits of course work
for degrees without a thesis. At least 50% of the required
credits must be in graduate level courses, excluding those
graded as S/U. Courses in the major must be graduate
level. If a minor is chosen, at least six credits of work are
required:two six-credit minors may be taken. In addition,
a multidisciplinary minor in departments other than the
major may be authorized by the supervisory committee or
program adviser. Courses numbered 3000 and above may
be taken for the minor.
Degree Credit.-In order to qualify for course work
toward the Master of Engineering degree, a student must
first be admitted to the Graduate School at the University
of Florida. The amount of course work toward this degree
that may be taken at an off-campus center will depend
upon the student's individual program and the courses
provided through the center.
Examinations.-A student seeking the Master of Engi-
neering degree with or without thesis is required to pass
a comprehensive oral and/or written examination, ad-
ministered on campus with all participants present, at the
completion of the course work. An off-campus student
who is a candidate for a nonthesis degree must take half
the course work from full-time University of Florida
faculty members and is required to pass a comprehensive
written examination administered on the University of
Florida campus by an examining committee recommended
by the Dean of the College of Engineering and appointed
by the Dean of the Graduate School. At least one member
of the examining committee must be either the student's
program adviser or a member of the supervisory commit-
tee. If a minor is taken, another member selected from the
Graduate Studies Faculty must be chosen from outside the
major department to represent the student's minor.
The requirement for an on-campus comprehensive
written examination also applies to the nonthesis option
of the Master of Science degree for students in the Col lege
of Engineering.
Examination requirements for the Master of Science
degree are covered in the section Master of Arts and
Master of Science.


A Certificate Program in Manufacturing Systems Engi-
neering has been established as an option for the Master
of Engineering degree of six departments: Aerospace
Engineering, Mechanics, and Engineering Science; Com-
puter and Information Sciences; Electrical Engineering;
Industrial and Systems Engineering; Materials Science
and Engineering; and Mechanical Engineering. Qualifica-
tion for the certificate requires specified courses in manu-
facturing, 18 credits or more of course work selected from
an approved manufacturing systems engineering core,
completion of a master's thesis or project on a manufac-
turing-related topic, and satisfactory completion of de-
partmental Master of Engineering requirements. In most
cases, the manufacturing courses will partially satisfy
required and elective course requirements stipulated by
the home department.



MASTER OF FINE ARTS

The Master of Fine Arts degree is offered with majors in
art, English (creative writing), and theatre. The require-
ments for this degree are the same as those for the Master
of Arts with thesis except that a minimum of 60 credits (48
for English) is required, including 6 to 10 credits in 6971
(Research for Master's Thesis). Students in art and theatre
may elect to substitute 6973 (Individual Project), creative
work in lieu of the written thesis. Students intending to
pursue this option should follow the general procedures
below:
1. Using the college form, the student must obtain
approval of a proposed project from the supervisory
committee.
2. The student should include in the proposal a descrip-
tion of the nature of the project, the method and sources
of research material, and how the project will be re-
corded-e.g., slides, tapes, scripts, program notes, etc.
3. Project must conform to departmental formats. To
insure future accessibility and for record keeping pur-
poses, a copy of the results must be deposited in a
designated library.
Admission.-Applicants requesting admission to any
of the programs should have an earned baccalaureate
degree in the same or a closely related field.
Students must fulfill the requirements of their disci-
pline, as well as the Graduate School admission criteria.
In cases where the undergraduate degree is not in the area
chosen for graduate study, the student must demonstrate
a level of achievement fully equivalent to the bachelor's
degree in the graduate field concerned. A candidate
found deficient in certain undergraduate areas will be
required to remove the deficiencies by successful comple-
tion of appropriate undergraduate courses.
In addition candidates in art or theatre are required to
submit slides and/or a portfolio of the creative work, or to
audition, prior to being accepted into the program. In
English, the candidate must submit 2 short stories, 2
chapters of a novel, or 6 to 10 poems.
Three years of work in residence (two for English) are
usually necessary to complete degree requirements. If
deficiencies must be removed, the residency could be
longer.
See additional information listed under the Fields of
Instruction section of this Catalog for Art, English, and
Theatre.






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Art.-The MFA degree with a major in art is designed
for those who wish to prepare themselves as teachers of art
in colleges and universities and for those who wish to
attain a professional level of proficiency in studio work.
Specialization is offered in the studio areas of ceramics,
creative photography, drawing, painting, printmaking,
sculpture, graphic design, and multimedia. The MFA is
generally accepted as the terminal degree in the studio
area.
In addition to the general requirements above, students
are required to take a minimum of 60 credit hours.
Requirements include 42 hours in studio courses (24 in
specialization, 12 in electives, and 6 in ART 6971 or
6973C); 6 hours in art history, 3 hours in seminar; 3 hours
in aesthetics, criticism, or art law; and 6 hours of electives.
SThe College reserves the right to retain student work for
purposes of record, exhibition, or instruction.
English.-The MFA in English with a concentration in
creative writing helps talented men and women develop
as writers and critics through a diverse selection of work-
shops and literary studies. Students work continually and
closely with the writing faculty. Students are expected to
produce a manuscript of publishable work at the end of
the program.
The program includes nine courses (four workshops,
three literature courses, and two electives), three reading
tutorials, and a thesis: 48 credits in all. Students should
plan to take one workshop each semester. Two of the
literature courses must involve different centuries. One
elective may be taken outside the department; electives
may also be taken as independent study projects or
additional literature courses. The thesis is an original
manuscript of fiction or poetry.
Theatre.-The MFA degree with a major in theatre is
designed primarily for those interested in production-
oriented theatrical careers and teaching. Specialization is
offered in the areas of performance and design/technol-
ogy. The craft skills encompassed in the program are given
subsequent application in public and studio productions.
Course work includes 18 hours of core classes, 17 hours
of specialty training, an internship, and a project in lieu of
thesis. The program totals 60 hours.



MASTER OF FOREST RESOURCES AND
CONSERVATION

The Master of Forest Resources and Conservation pro-
gram is designed for those students who wish additional
professional preparation, rather than for those interested
primarily in research. This nonthesis degree is offered in
the same specializations as the Master of Science degree.
The basic requirements, including'those for admission,
supervisory committee, and plan of study, are the same as
those indicated under General Regulations for master's
degrees in this Catalog.
Work Required.-A minimum of 32 credits of course
work is required with at least 16 credits in graduate level
courses. A minimum of 12 credits must be in a selected
area of specialization in graduate level courses. A thesis
is not required, but the student must submit a technical
paper in an appropriate field. A comprehensive written
qualifying examination, given by the supervisory commit-
tee, is required one semester prior to graduation. A final
oral examination, covering the candidate's entire field of


study, is required. Both examinations must be given on
campus.


MASTER OF HEALTH SCIENCE

The Master of Health Science degree is designed to
meet the need for leadership personnel in allied health to
serve a variety of functions required in established and
emerging health care programs. There are graduate pro-
grams in health and hospital administration, occupational
therapy, and rehabilitation counseling. The health and
hospital administration program is available only as part
of a joint MBA/MHS degree program offered in coopera-
tion with the College of Business Administration.
The graduate program in health and hospital admini-
stration is designed to train qualified individuals for
positions of leadership in health care organizations and
the communities which they serve. The program requires
full-time study for five semesters plus an administrative
residency experience of not less than six months. Students
are admitted only in the fall semester and must be simul-
taneously admitted to the Master of Business Admin-
istration program by the College of Business Administra-
tion. A total of 78 semester hours of academic credit is
required.
In occupational therapy, applicants must have com-
pleted an accredited entry-level occupational therapy
program. The program includes satisfactory completion
of a minimum of 36 credits of academic course work. This
nonthesis degree requires the candidate to complete an
approved research project and pass an oral examination
as part of the degree requirements. This one-year program
is designed to prepare occupational therapists for leader-
ship roles in clinical practice, administration, or educa-
tion.
The rehabilitation counseling program is designed to
meet the need for professional personnel to serve in a
variety of rehabilitation counseling areas. The department
requires a minimum of 52 academic credits for the
majorityof students including 37 credits in the major area.
Some exceptionally well-qualified students may be re-
quired to take a minimum of 43 credits including 31
credits in the major area. Work in the major area includes
three semesters of practicum experiences and a full-time
internship. Elective courses are selected which comple-
ment the major courses and relate to the career plans of
the student. All candidates must pass a comprehensive
examination.
Additional requirements are listed under the General
Regulations section for all master's degrees.

MASTER OF HEALTH SCIENCE
EDUCATION

The program leading to the degree of Master of Health
Science Education is designed to meet the need for
advanced preparation of health educators to serve in
positions of leadership in community, business, health
care delivery, and community college and school set-
tings.
Work Required.-A minimum of 36 credits of course
work is required, of which at least 50% must be graduate
courses in health science education. Course approval
must be obtained from the student's academic adviser.






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Supervisory Committee.-A committee of at least two
members, including a chairperson and at least one other
member from the department graduate faculty, will super-
vise the work of students registered in this program.
Final Examination.-The candidate must pass a final
written examination covering the course of student and
research knowledge. The examination is taken in the
semester in which the candidate plans to complete the
degree.

MASTER OF LANDSCAPE
ARCHITECTURE

The degree of Master of Landscape Architecture is the
advanced professional degree for graduates with bacca-
laureate credentials in landscape architecture and is a first
professional degree for the graduatefrom a nonlandscape
architectural background who wishes to qualify for regis-
tration as a landscape architect. Candidates are admitted
from related and unrelated fields and backgrounds. An
advanced professional life experience base is available
for eligible candidates.
Work Required.-For landscape architecture and re-
lated or nonrelated degree bases, candidates must com-
plete a minimum of 48 credit hours, including no more
than 6 credit hours of thesis or project. Required prepara-
tory courses are in addition to the minimum credits for
graduate work. For advanced professional life experience
candidates, the minimum requirement is 30 credit hours,
including thesis. At least 50% of all course work must be
graduate courses in landscape architecture. For some
study areas, with permission from the departmental gradu-
ate faculty, a terminal project requiring six credits may be
elected in lieu of a thesis.


MASTER OF LAWS IN TAXATION (LL.M.
IN TAX.)

The instructional program leading to the degree Master
of Laws in Taxation offers advanced instruction in taxa-
tion, with emphasis on federal taxation and particularly
federal income taxation, for law graduates who plan to
specialize in such matters in the practice of law.
Work Required.-Degree candidates must complete
24 credit hours, 20 of which must be in graduate level tax
courses, including a research and writing course.

MASTER OF MUSIC

The Master of Music degree is offered with programs in
music and music education. The music program includes
the following areas of emphasis: performance, theory,
composition, history and literature, sacred music, organ
pedagogy, piano pedagogy, voice pedagogy, accompa-
nying, choral conducting, and instrumental conducting.
The Master of Music is designed for those who wish to
prepare for careers as teachers in studios, schools, and
universities; performers; music historians; music critics;
church musicians; composers; conductors; and accom-
panists.
Admission.-Applicants should have a baccalaureate
degree in music or a closely related area from an accred-
ited institution and must meet the admission requirements


of the Graduate School and the College of Fine Arts. In
cases where the undergraduate degree is not in the area
chosen for graduate study, the student must demonstrate
a level of achievement fully acceptable for master's level
work. In no case will an applicant be accepted with less
than 16 semester credits in music theory, 6 semester
credits in music history, and 12 semester credits in per-
formance. A candidate found deficient in certain under-
graduate areas will be required to remove the deficiencies
by successful completion of appropriate courses. If reme-
dial work is required, the residency-usually two to three
semesters of full-time study-may be longer. An audition
is required for all students.
Work Required.-A minimum of 32 credits of course
work is required, exclusive of prerequisite or deficiency
courses, including a core of 9 credits. The core in all
emphases includes MUS 6716 (MUE 6785 in the music
education program), MUT 6629, and one graduate course
in the MUH or MUL category. A thesis or creative project
in lieu of a written thesis is required.
The College of Fine Arts reserves the right to retain
student work for purposes of record, exhibition, or in-
struction.
Additional information is given in the Fields of Instruc-
tion section.

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN
ARCHITECTURAL STUDIES

Admissions.-The Master of Science in Architectural
Studies is a nonprofessional, research degree for students
with undergraduate degrees in fields other than architec-
ture who wish to undertake advanced studies and re-
search in architectural specialties. Areasof specialization
include environmental technology and architectural pres-
ervation.
Work Required.-A minimum of 32 credits of course
work is required, including up to 6 hours of ARC 6971
(Research for Master's Thesis). While a majority of the
course work should be within the Department of Archi-
tecture, multidisciplinary electives in planning, history,
law, engineering, art history, and real estate are encour-
aged. It is also anticipated that students will enroll in one
or more of the Department's summer programs, either on
Nantucket, in the Caribbean, or in Italy. A thesis is
required.
The requirements for level and distribution of credits,
supervisory committee, and final examination are the
same as stated for the MasterofArts and Masterof Science
with thesis in the front of this Catalog.

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN EXERCISE AND
SPORT SCIENCES AND MASTER OF
EXERCISE AND SPORT SCIENCES

The Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences offers
the Master of Science in Exercise and Sport Sciences and
the Master of Exercise and Sport Sciences degrees with
specializations in sport administration, exercise physiol-
ogy, athletic training, motor learning, special physical
education, sport psychology, and wellness. Candidates
for the Master of Science in Exercise and Sport Sciences
must (1) complete a minimum of 30 semester hours
including 24 credits of course work and no more than 6






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thesis credits, (2) develop a program of study and research
that is congruent with his/her professional goals and that
has the approval of a three member supervisory commit-
tee composed of two graduate faculty members from the
department and one from outside the department, and (3)
prepare and orally defend a written thesis.
Requirements for the Master of Exercise and Sport
Sciences (MESS) degree include (1) completing a mini-
mum of 34 credits, (2) working with a three-member
supervisory committee from the department's graduate
faculty to develop an individualized program designed to
facilitate professional goals, and (3) passing a comprehen-
sive examination in the area of specialization. All work
must be approved by the chairperson of the supervisory
committee. If knowledge deficiencies are identified, addi-
tional course work may be required. The comprehensive
examination is both written and oral; it includes questions
on concomitant areas of study in exercise and sport
sciences as well as questions on the student's area of
concentration.


MASTER OF SCIENCE IN NURSING
AND MASTER OF NURSING

The College of Nursing offers the Master of Science in
Nursing and Master of Nursing degrees with clinical
specializations in adult health, child health, critical care,
community health, family nurse practitioner, gerontologi-
cal nursing, neonatal nursing, nurse midwifery, nursing
administration, pediatric nurse practitioner, psychiatric
and mental health, and women's and infants' nursing.
Preparation for roles of clinical specialist, nurse educator,
nursing administrator, and nurse practitioner is offered.
Work Required.-A minimum of 48 semester hours is
required for graduation. Candidates for the Master of
Science in Nursing degree must prepare and present
theses acceptable to their supervisory committees and the
Graduate School. These theses will be published by
microfilm. Candidates for the Master of Nursing degree
are required to complete a project acceptable to the
College.
Final Examination.-During the final semester each
student in the Master of Science in Nursing program must
pass an oral examination in defense of the thesis. A final
comprehensive oral orwritten examination must be passed
by candidates for the Master of Nursing degree. These
examinations must be taken on campus.



MASTER OF STATISTICS

The minimum credits required for the Master of Statis-
tics degree are 36, including no fewer than 20 graduate
credits in the major field. Courses in the degree program
will be selected in consultation with the major adviser and
approved by the student's supervisory committee. The-
student will be required to pass two examinations: (1) a
comprehensive written examination, given by a commit-
tee designated for the purpose, on material covered in
statistics courses for first year graduate students and (2) a
final oral examination given by the student's supervisory
committee, covering the entire field of study. Both exami-
nations must be taken on campus.


REQUIREMENTS FOR THE

DEGREE OF ENGINEER

For those engineers who need additional technical
depth and diversification in their education beyond the
master's degree, the College of Engineering offers the
degree of Engineer.
This degree requires a minimum of 30 credit hours of
graduate work beyond the master's degree. It is not to be
considered as a partial requirement toward the Ph.D.
degree. The student's objective after the master's degree
should be the Ph.D. or the Engineer degree.
Admission to the Program.-To be admitted to the
program, students must have completed a master's degree
in engineering and apply for admission to the Graduate
School of the University of Florida. The master's degree is
regarded as the foundation for the degree of Engineer. The
master's degree must be based on the candidate having a
bachelor's degree in engineering from an ABET-accred-
ited curriculum or having taken sufficient articulation
course work to meet the minimum requirements specified
by ABET.
Course and Residence Requirements.-A total regis-
tration in an approved program of at least 30 semester
credit hours beyond the master's degree is required. This
minimum requirement must be earned through the Uni-
versity of Florida. The last 30 semester credit hours must
be completed within five calendar years.
Supervisory Committee.-Each student admitted to
the program will be advised by a supervisory committee
consisting of at least three members of the graduate
faculty. Two members are selected from the majordepart-
ment and at least one from a supporting department. In
addition, every effort should be made to have a represen-
tative from industry as an external adviser for the student's
program.
This committee should be appointed as soon as pos-
sible after-the student has been admitted to the Graduate
School but, in no case, later than the end of the second
semester of study.
This committee will inform the studentof all regulations
pertaining to the degree program. The committee is
nominated by the department chairperson, approved by
the Dean of the College of Engineering, and appointed by
the Dean of the Graduate School. The Dean of the
Graduate School is an ex-officio member of all supervi-
sory committees and should be notified in writing in
advance of all committee meetings. If a thesis or report is
a requirement in the plan of study, the committee will
approve the proposed thesis or report and the plans for
carrying it out. The thesis must be submitted to the
Graduate School. The committee will also conduct the
final examination on campus when the plan of study is
completed.
Plan of Study.-Each plan of study is developed on an
individual basis for each student. Thus, there are no
specific requirements for the major or minor;each student
is considered as a separate case. If the plan of study
includes a thesis, the student may register for from 6 to 12
semester credit hours of thesis research in a course
numbered 6972.
Thesis.-The thesis should represent performance at a
level above that ordinarily associated with the master's
degree. It should clearly be an original contribution; this
may take the form of scientific research, a design project,






ED.S. AND ED.D. DEGREE/ 19


or an industrial project approved by the supervisory
committee. Work on the thesis may be conducted in an
industrial or governmental laboratory under conditions
stipulated by the supervisory committee.
Final Examination.-After the student has completed
all work on the plan of study, the supervisory committee
conducts a final comprehensive oral and/or written ex-
amination, which also involves a defense of the thesis if
one is included in the program. This examination must be
taken on campus with all participants present.



REQUIREMENTS FOR THE

ED.S. AND ED.D.

The College of Education offers programs leading to the
degrees Specialist in Education, Doctor of Education, and
Doctor of Philosophy.
The Specialist in Education degree is awarded for a two-
year program of graduate study. The Doctor of Education
degree requires writing a doctoral dissertation. Foreign
languages are not required. The Doctor of Philosophy
degree in the College of Education is described under
Requirements for the Ph.D.
In cooperation with the Graduate Studies Office, Col-
lege of Education, programs leading to these degrees are
administered through the individual departments in the
College of Education. It is the responsibility of the
department's chairperson to carry out the policies of the
Graduate School and the graduate committee of the
College of Education. More specific information aboutthe
various programs and departmental requirements may be
obtained from the individual departments. General infor-
mation or assistance is available through the Office of
Student Services in Education, Room 134, Norman Hall.
Admission to the Ed.S., Ed.D., and Ph.D. programs is
open only to persons who have met the following require-
ments:
1. Achieved at least the minimum upper-division un-
dergraduate grade average and verbal-quantitative total
score on the General Test of the Graduate Record Exami-
nation necessary for admission to the Graduate School,
University of Florida.
2. Provided evidence of good scholarship for previous
graduate work (a 3.5 grade-point average or above, as
computed by the University of Florida, will be considered
satisfactory).
3. Successfully completed 36 credits of professional
course work in education. Applicants for admission to
advanced degree programs in the College of Education
who meet all the requirements except for successfully
completing 36 credits of professional education courses
may be given provisional admission and full admission
when they have completed the required 36 credits.
4. Presented a record of successful professional experi-
ence, the appropriateness of which will be determined by
the instructional department passing on the applicant's
qualifications for admission. In some instances, depart-
ments may admit students with the understanding that
further experience maybe required before the studentwill
be recommended for the degree.
The judgment about admission of an individual is made
by the major department, the College of Education, and
the Graduate School, University of Florida.


SPECIALIST IN EDUCATION

Primary emphasis in an Ed.S. program is placed on the
development of the competencies needed for a specific
job. Programs are available in the various areas of concen-
tration within the Departments of Counselor Education,
Educational Leadership, Foundations of Education, In-
struction and Curriculum, and Special Education.
To study for this degree, the student must apply and be
admitted to the Graduate School of the University of
Florida. All work for the degree, including transferred
credit, must be completed during the seven years imme-
diately preceding the date on which thedegree isawarded.
The Ed.S. degree is awarded at the completion of a
planned program with a minimum of 72 credits beyond
the bachelor's degree or a minimum of 36 credits beyond
the master's degree. All credits accepted for the program
must contribute to the unity and the stated objective of the
total program. Students are tested (in no case earlier than
six months prior to receipt of degree) in both a written and
an oral examination, given on campus by a committee
selected by the department chairperson. A thesis is not
required; however, each program will include continuing
attention to a research component relevant to the profes-
sional role for which the student is preparing.
Students who enter the program with an appropriate
master's degree from another accredited institution must
complete a minimum of 36 credits of post-master's study
to satisfy the following requirements.
1. Twenty-one credits in graduate level courses.
2. At least 12 credits in graduate level professional
education courses.
3. Registration on the Gainesville campus of the Uni-
versity of Florida for at least six credits in a single semester.
Twelve credits for appropriate courses offered off-
campus by the University of Florida may be transferred to
the program. Six credits may be transferred from another
institution of the State University System or from any
institution offering a doctoral degree; however, credit
transferred from another institution reduces proportion-
ately the credit transferred from University of Florida off-
campus courses.
Students who enter the program with a bachelor's
degree only must, during the 72-credit program, satisfy
these requirements in addition to the requirements of the
Master of Education degree or its equivalent.


DOCTOR OF EDUCATION

A doctoral candidate is expected to achieve under-
standing of the broad field of education and competence
in an area of specialization. Programs are available in the
various areas of concentration within the Departments of
Counselor Education, Educational Leadership, Founda-
tions of Education, Instruction and Curriculum, and Spe-
cial Education.
Admission to a program of work leading to the degree
of Doctor of Education requires admission to the Gradu-
ate School.
A minimum of 90 credits beyond the bachelor's degree
is required for the doctoral degree. Master's degrees
outside the major require departmental petition to the
Dean of the Graduate School. All master's degrees counted
in the 90-hour minimum must have been earned within
the last seven years. No more than 30 hours of a master's







20 / GENERAL INFORMATION


degree from another institution will be transferred to a
doctoral program. All courses beyond the master's degree
taken at another institution, to be applied toward the
Doctor of Education degree, must be taken at an institu-
tion offering the doctoral degree and must be approved for
graduate credit by the Graduate School of the University
of Florida. ,1
Minors.-Minor work or work in cognate fields is
required. Minor work may be completed in any depart-
ment, other than the major department, approved for
master's or doctoral degree programs as listed in the
Catalog. If one minor is selected, at least 15 credits of work
therein will be required; if two minors are chosen, one
minor must include at least 12 credits of course work, the
other at least 5 credits. At least 12 credits counted in a
minor must be at the 5000 level or higher.
Courses in physical education approved by the College
of Health and Human Performance and the Graduate
School as subject matter or content courses may be used
in the cognate work or as a minor.
In lieu of a minor or minors, the candidate may present
a suitable program of no fewer than 15 credits of cognate
work in at least two departments. If two fields are in-
cluded, there shall be no fewer than five credits in each
field. If three or more fields are included, the five credit
requirement for each field does not apply. This program
must have the approval of the student's supervisory com-
mittee. The College of Education faculty will expect the
candidate to be prepared to answer questions, at the time
of the oral examination, in any of the areas chosen.
Admission to Candidacy.-Admission to candidacy for
the degree of Doctor of Education requires successful
completion of the qualifying examinations and approval
of a dissertation topic. Recommendation to the Graduate
School for admission to candidacy is based on the action
of the supervisory committee. Application for admission
to candidacy should be made as soon as the qualifying
examination has been passed and a dissertation topic has
been approved by the student's supervisory committee.
Qualifying Examination.-The applicant is recom-
mended for the qualifying examination by the supervisory
committee after completion of sufficient course work.
The examination, administered on campus by the
student's major department, consists of (1) a general
section, (2) a field of specialization section, (3) examina-
tion in the minor or minors, where involved, and (4) an
oral examination conducted by the applicant's supervi-
sory committee.
At least five faculty must be present for the oral portion
of the examination; however, only members of the super-
visory committee are required to sign the Admission to
Candidacy form.
If the student fails the qualifying examination, a re-
examination will not be given unless recommended for
special reasons by the supervisory committee and ap-
proved by the Graduate School. At least one semester of
additional preparation is considered essential before re-
examination.
Research Preparation Requirement.-EDF 7486 (Meth-
ods of Educational Research) or its equivalent, for which
a basic course in statistics is a prerequisite, and one other
approved course are minimum requirements in all pro-
grams. Additional requirements vary with the department
and with the student's plans for doctoral research.
For information relating to Concentrated Period of
Study, the Supervisory Committee, Time Lapse, the Dis-
sertation, and the Final Examination, the student is re-


ferred to the material presented under the heading Re-
quirements for the Ph.D. These statements are applicable
to both degrees.



REQUIREMENTS FOR

THE PH.D.

Doctoral study consists of the independent mastery of
a field of knowledge and the successful pursuit of re-
search. Consequently, doctoral programs are more flex-
ible and varied than those leading to other graduate
degrees. The Graduate Council does not specify what
courses will be required for the Ph.D. degree. The general
requirement is that the program should be unified in
relation to a clear objective, that it should have the
considered approval of the student's entire supervisory
committee, and that it should include an appropriate
number of credit hours of doctoral research.


COURSE REQUIREMENTS

The course requirements for doctoral degrees vary from
field to field and from student to student. If a student holds
a master's degree in a discipline different from the doc-
toral program, the master's workwill not be counted in the
program unless the department petitions the Dean of the
Graduate School. All master's degrees counted in the 90-
hour minimum must have been earned in the last seven
years. No more than 30 hours of a master's degree from
another institution will be transferred to a doctoral pro-
gram. All courses beyond the master's degree taken at
another u n diversity, to be applied to the Ph.D. degree, must
be taken at an institution offering the doctoral degree and
must be approved for graduate credit by the Graduate
School of the University of Florida. The student's supervi-
sory committee has the responsibility for recommending
individual courses of study for each doctoral student.
Major.-The student working for the Ph.D. must elect
to do the major work in a department or interdisciplinary
unit specifically approved for the offering of doctoral
courses and the supervision of dissertations. These depart-
ments are listed under Graduate Programs.
Minor.-With the approval of the supervisory commit-
tee, the student may choose one or more minor fields.
Minor work may be completed in any department, other
than the major department, approved for master's or
doctoral degree programs as listed in this Catalog. The
collective grade for courses included in a minor must be
B or higher.
If one minor is chosen, the representative of the minor
department on the supervisory committee shall suggest
from 12 to 24 credits (at least 12 credits must be at the
5000 level or higher) as preparation for a qualifying
examination. A part of this background may have been
acquired in the master's program. If two minors are
chosen, each must include at least eight credits. Compe-
tence in the minor area may be demonstrated through a
written examination conducted by the minor department
or through the oral qualifying examination.
Course work in the minor at the doctoral level need not
be restricted to the courses of one department, provided





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that the minor has a clearly stated objective and that the
combination of courses representing the minor shall be
approved by the Graduate School. This procedure is not
required for a departmental minor.

LEAVE OF ABSENCE

A doctoral student who will not be registered at the
University of Florida for a period of more than one
semester must request written permission from his/her
faculty adviser for a leave of absence for a designated
period of time.


SUPERVISORY COMMITTEE

Supervisory committees are nominated by the depart-
ment chairperson, approved by the dean of the college
concerned, and appointed by the Dean of the Graduate
School. The committee should be appointed as soon as
possible after the student has begun doctoral work and in
general no later than the end of the second semester of
equivalent full-time study. The Dean of the Graduate
School is an ex-officio member of all supervisory commit-
tees and should be notified in writing well in advance of
all examinations conducted by such committees.
Duties and Responsibilities.-Duties of the supervisory
committee follow:
1. To inform the student of all regulations governing the
degree sought. It should be noted, however, that this does
not absolve the student from the responsibility of inform-
ing himself/herself concerning these regulations. (See
Student Responsibility.)
2. To meet immediately after appointment to reviewthe
qualifications of the student and to discuss and approve a
program of study.
3. To meet to discuss and approve the proposed disser-
tation project and the plans for carrying it out.
4. To give the student a yearly letter of evaluation in
addition to the S/U grades awarded for the research
courses 7979 and 7980. The chair should write this letter
after consultation with the supervisory committee.
5. To conduct the qualifying examination or, in those
cases where the examination is administered by the
department, to take part in it. In either event, no fewer than
five faculty members shall be present with the student for
the oral portion of the examination. This examination
must be given on campus.
6. To meet when the work on the dissertation is at least
one-half completed to review procedure, progress, and
expected results and to make suggestions for completion.
7. To meet on campus when the dissertation is com-
pleted and conduct the final oral examination to assure
that the dissertation is a piece of original research and a
contribution to knowledge. No fewer than five faculty
members, including all members of the supervisory com-
mittee, plus the graduate dean's representative, shall be
present with the candidate for this examination. Only
members of the official supervisory committee may sign
the dissertation. The dissertation mustbeapproved unani-
mously by the official supervisory committee.
Membership.-The supervisory committee for a candi-
date for the doctoral degree shall consist of no fewer than
four members selected from the graduate faculty. At least
two members will be from the department recommending
the degree, and at least one member will be drawn from


a different educational discipline. The chairperson and at
least one additional member of the committee will be
members of the Doctoral Research Faculty of the Univer-
sity of Florida.
If a minor is chosen, the supervisory committee will
include at least one person selected from the graduate
faculty from outside the discipline of the major for the
purpose of representing the student's minor. In the event
that the student elects more than one minor, each minor
area must be represented on the supervisory committee.
The Graduate Council desires each supervisory com-
mittee to function as a University committee, as con-
trasted with a departmental committee, in order to bring
University-wide standards to bear upon the various doc-
toral degrees.
A cochairperson may be appointed to serve during a
planned absence of the chairperson.

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT

Any foreign language requirement, or a substitute therefore,
for the Ph.D. is established by the major department with
approval of the college. The student should check with the
graduate coordinator of the appropriate department for
specific information. The foreign language departments
offer special classes for graduate students who are begin-
ning the study of a language. See the current Schedule of
Courses for the languages in which this assistance is
available.
The ability to use the English language correctly and
effectively, as judged by the supervisory committee, is
required of all candidates.

PERIOD OF CONCENTRATED STUDY

Candidates for the doctoral degree must satisfy the
minimum requirements for a period of concentrated
study, beyond the first 30 hours counted toward the
doctoral program, by registering for (1) 30 semester hours
in one calendar year, or (2) 32 semester hours in no more
than four semesters within a period of two calendar years
on the University of Florida campus. Courses at the 1000
or 2000 level will not be counted toward the requirement
for concentrated study.
Candidates in the College of Agriculture may do their
research at certain branch stations of the University of
Florida Agricultural Experiment Station where adequate
faculty and facilities are available.


QUALIFYING EXAMINATION

The qualifying examination, which is required of all
candidates for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, may be
taken during the third semester of graduate study beyond
the bachelor's degree.
The student must be registered in the term in which the
qualifying examination is given.
The examination, prepared and evaluated by the full
supervisory committee or the major and minor depart-
ments, is both written and oral and covers the major and
minor subjects. At least five faculty members, including
the supervisory committee, must be present with the
student atthe oral portion. The supervisory committee has
the responsibility at this time of deciding whether the






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student is qualified to continue work toward a Ph.D.
degree.
If a student fails the qualifying examination, the Gradu-
ate School must be notified. A re-examination may be
requested, but it must be recommended by the supervi-
sory committee and approved by the Graduate School. At
least one semester of additional preparation is considered
essential before re-examination.
Time Lapse.-Between the oral portion of the qualify-
ing examination and the date of the degree there must be
a minimum of two semesters. The semester in which the
qualifying examination is passed is counted, provided
that the examination occurs before the midpoint of the
term.

ADMISSION TO CANDIDACY

A graduate studentdoes not become a candidate for the
Ph.D. degree until granted formal admission to candi-
dacy. Such admission requires the approval of the student's
supervisory committee, the department chairperson, the
college dean, and the Dean of the Graduate School. The
approval must be based on (1) the academic record of the
student, (2) the opinion of the supervisory committee
concerning overall fitness for candidacy, (3) an approved
dissertation topic, and (4) a qualifying examination as
described above. Application for admission to candidacy
should be made as soon as the qualifying examination has
been passed and a dissertation topic has been approved
by the student's supervisory committee. A student may
register for 7980 (Research for Dissertation) in the term he
or she is admitted to candidacy for a doctoral degree.

DISSERTATION

Every candidate for a doctoral degree is required to
prepare and present a dissertation that shows independ-
ent investigation and is acceptable in form and content to
the supervisory committee and to the Graduate School.
Dissertations must be written in English. The Dean of the
Graduate School may approve exceptions to this rule on
an individual basis for students majoring in German or
Romance languages and literatures.
Since all doctoral dissertations will be published by
microfilm, it is necessary that the work be of publishable
quality and that it be in a form suitable for publication.
The original copy of the dissertation must be presented
to the Dean of the Graduate School on or before the date
specified in the University Calendar. It must contain an
abstract and be accompanied by four unpaged separate
copies of the abstract, a letter of transmittal from the
supervisory chairperson, and all doctoral forms. After
corrections have been made, and no later than the speci-
fied formal submission date, the fully signed copy of the
dissertation, together with the signed Final Examination
Report, should be returned to the Graduate School. The
original copy of the dissertation is sent by the Graduate
School to the Library for microfilming and hardbinding. A
second copy, reproduced on required thesis paper, should
be delivered to the Library for hardbinding. The supervi-
sory chairperson and the candidate will each need a copy
and, if required, another should also be provided for the
departmental library.
Publication of Dissertation.-All candidates for the
Ph.D. and Ed.D. degrees are required to pay the sum of


$45 to University Financial Services, S113 Criser Hall, for
microfilming their dissertations, and to sign an agreement
authorizing publication by microfilm.
Copyright.-The candidate may choose to copyright
the microfilmed dissertation for a charge of $35 payable
by a certified or cashier's check or money order to
University Microfilms attached to the signed microfilm
agreement form. To assure receipt of the valuable Copy-
right Registration Certificate, candidates must give perma-
nent addresses through which they can always be reached.

GUIDELINES FOR RESTRICTION ON
RELEASE OF DISSERTATIONS

Research performed at the University can effectively
contribute to the education of our students and to the body
of knowledge that is our heritage only if the results of the
research are published freely and openly. Conflicts can
develop when it is in the interests of sponsors of university
research to restrict such publication. When such conflicts
arise, the University must decide what compromises it is
willing to accept, taking into account the relevant circum-
stances. The AAU guidelines contained herein were
adopted by the University of Florida Graduate Council on
January 19, 1989.
1. The recommendations of sponsors, which resultfrom
prepublication reviews of research results and which
affect subsequent publication of these results, should
be considered advisory rather than mandatory.
2. The maximum delay in publication allowed for pre-
reviews should not exceed three months.
3.There should be no additional delays in publication
beyond the pre-review. Timely submission of any
patent or copyright applications should be the result of
effective communication between investigators and
sponsors throughout the course of the project.
4. There should be no restriction on participation in
nonclassified sponsored research programs on the ba-
sis of citizenship.
5. Students should not be delayed in the final defense of
their dissertations by agreements involving publication
delays.



FINAL EXAMINATION

After submission of the dissertation and the completion
of all other prescribed work for the degree, but no earlier
than the term preceding the semester in which the degree
is conferred, the candidate will be given a final examina-
tion, oral or written or both, by the supervisory committee
meeting on campus. An announcement of the scheduled
examination and an abstract must be sent to the Dean of
the Graduate School 10 working days before the selected
date. At least five faculty members, including all supervi-
sory committee members, must be present with the can-
didate at the oral portion of this examination. The Dean of
the Graduate School will be represented by a member of
the Doctoral Research Faculty. At the time of the defense
all committee members should sign the signature pages
and all committee and attending faculty members should
sign the Final Examination Report. These may be retained






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by the supervisory chairman until acceptable completion
of corrections.
Satisfactory performance on this examination and ad-
herenceto all Graduate School regulations outlined above
complete the requirements for the degree.
Time Limitation.-All work for the doctorate must be
completed within five calendar years after the qualifying
examination, or this examination must be repeated.

CERTIFICATION

Doctoral candidates who have completed all require-
ments for the degree, including satisfactory defense and
final acceptance of the dissertation, may request certifica-
tion to that effect prior to receipt of the degree. Certifica-
tion request forms, available in the Graduate School
Editorial Office, should be filled out by the candidate,
signed by the college dean, and returned to the Graduate
School for verification and processing.



EXPENSES

APPLICATION FEE

Each application for admission to the University must
be accompanied by an application fee of $15 through July
31, 1992. On or after August 1, 1992, the application fee
is $20. Application fees are nonrefundable. Further in-
structions will be found in the Admissions section of this
Catalog.

CLASSIFICATION OF STUDENTS-
FLORIDA OR NON-FLORIDA

(Section 6C-7.005 Florida Administrative Code.
(1) For the purpose of assessing registration and tuition
fees, a student shall be classified as a resident or a
nonresident. A "resident for tuition purposes" is a person
who qualifies for the in-state tuition rate; a "nonresident
for tuition purposes" is a person who does not qualify for
the in-state tuition rate.
(a) To be classified as a "resident for tuition pur-
poses," a person, or, if a dependent child, the child's
parent or parents or legal guardian, shall have established
legal residence in Florida and shall have maintained
physical presence in Florida for at least twelve (12)
months immediately prior to the first day of classes of the
term for which Florida residency is sought. A dependent
child is a person who may be claimed by his or her parent
or guardian as a dependent under the Federal Income Tax
Code. Every applicant for admission to a university shall
be required to make a statement as to the length of
residence in the state and, shall also establish his or her
presence, or, if a dependent child, the presence of his or
her parent or parents, in the state for the purpose of
maintaining a bona fide domicile in accordance with the
provisions of Section 240.1201 (2)(b), Florida Statutes.
(b) With respect to a dependent child, the legal
residence of such individual's parent or guardian shall be
prima facie evidence of the individual's legal residence in
accordance with the provisions of Section 240.1201(4),
Florida Statutes. Prima facie evidence may be reinforced


or rebutted by evidence of residency, age, and the general
circumstances of the individual in accordance with the
provisions of Rule 6C-7.005(2).
(c) In making domiciliary determinations related to
the classification of persons as residents or nonresidents
for tuition purposes, the domicile of a married person,
irrespective of sex, shall be determined in accordance
with the provisions of Section 240.1201(5), Florida Stat-
utes.
(d) Any nonresident person, irrespective of sex, who
marries a legal resident of this state or marries a person
who later becomes a legal resident, may, upon becoming
a legal resident of this state, accede to the benefit of the
spouse's immediately precedent duration as a legal resi-
dent for purposes of satisfying the 12-month durational
requirement.
(e) No person shall lose his or her resident status for
tuition purposes solely by reason of serving, or, if a
dependent child, by reason of the parent or parents
serving, in the Armed Forces outside this state.
(f) A person who has been properly classified as a
resident for tuition purposes, but who, while enrolled in
an institution of higher education in this state, loses
resident tuition status because the person, or, if a depend-
ent child, the parent or guardian, establishes domicile or
legal residence elsewhere, shall continue to enjoy the in-
state tuition rate for a statutory grace period. This grace
period shall be measured in accordance with the provi-
sions of Section 240.1201(8), Florida Statutes.
(g) The legal residence of a dependent child whose
parents are divorced, separated, or otherwise living apart
shall be deemed to be Florida if either parent is a legal
resident of Florida, regardless of which parent is entitled
to claim, and does in fact claim, the minor as a dependent
pursuant to federal individual income tax provisions.
(h) Any person who ceases to be enrolled at or
graduates from an institution of higher education while
classified as a resident for tuition purposes and who
subsequently abandons Florida domicile shall be permit-
ted to reenroll at an institution of higher education in this
state as a resident for tuition purposes in accordance with
the provisions of Section 240.1201(10), Florida Statutes.
(i) A member of the Armed Forces on active duty
stationed in Florida, and the spouse and dependents of
such member, shall be classified as residents for tuition
purposes.
(j) Full-time instructional and administrative person-
nel employed by state public schools, community col-
leges, and institutions of higher education, and the spouses
and dependent children of such individuals, shall be
classified as residents for tuition purposes.
(2) An individual shall not be classified as a resident for
tuition purposes and, thus, shall not be eligible to receive
the in-state tuition rate, until the individual has provided
satisfactory evidence as to his or her legal residence and
domicile to appropriate university officials. In determin-
ing residence, the university shall require evidence such
as a voter registration, driver's license, automobile regis-
tration, location of bank account, rent receipts or any
other relevant materials as evidence that the applicant has
maintained 12 months' residence immediately prior to
qualification. To determine if the student is a dependent
child, the university shall require evidence such as copies
of the aforementioned documents. In addition, the univer-
sity may require a copy of the parent's IRS return. If a
nonresident wishes to qualify for resident tuition status'in
accordance with Section (1)(d) above, the applicant must






24/GENERAL INFORMATION


present evidence of the spouse's legal residence with
certified copies of the aforementioned documents. "Resi-
dent student" classification shall also be construed to
include students to whom an Immigration Parolee card or
a Form 1-94 (Parole Edition) was issued at least one year
prior to the first day of classes for which resident student
status is sought, orwho have had their resident alien status
approved by the United States Immigration and Natural-
ization Service, or who hold an Immigration and Natural-
ization Form 1-151, 1-551 or a notice of an approved
adjustment of status application, or Cuban Nationals or
Vietnamese Refugees or other refugees or asylees so
designated by the United States Immigration and Natural-
ization Service who are considered as Resident Aliens, or
other legal aliens, provided such students meet the resi-
dency requirements stated above and comply with sub-
section (4) below. The burden of establishing facts which
justify classification of a student as a resident and
domiciliary entitled to "resident for tuition purposes"
registration rates ison the applicant for such classification.
(3) In applying this policy,
(a) "Student" shall mean a person admitted to the
institution, or a person allowed to register atthe institution
on a space available basis.
(b) "Domicile" shall denote a person's true, fixed,
and permanent home, and to which whenever the person
is absent the person has the intention of returning.
(c) "Parent" shall mean an individual's father or
mother, or if there is a court appointed guardian or legal
custodian of the individual, other than the father or
mother, it shall mean the guardian or legal custodian.
(d) The term "dependent child" as used in this rule, is
the same as a dependent as defined in the Internal
Revenue Code of 1954.
(4) In all applications for admission or registration at the
institution on a space available basis a "resident for tuition
purposes" applicant, or, if a dependent child, the parent
of the applicant, shall make and file with such application
a written statement, under oath, that the applicant is a
bona fide resident and domiciliary of the state of Florida,
entitled as such to classification as a "resident for tuition
purposes" under the terms and conditions prescribed for
residents and domiciliaries of the state of Florida. All
claims to "resident for tuition purposes" classification
must be supported by evidence as stated in 6C- 7.005(1),
(2) if requested by the registering authority.
(5) A "nonresident" or, if a dependent child, the
individual's parent, after maintaining a legal residence
and being a bona fide domiciliary of Florida for twelve
(12) months, immediately prior to enrollment and quali-
fication as a resident, rather than for the purpose of
maintaining a mere temporary residence or abode inci-
dent to enrollment in an institution of higher education,
may apply for and be granted classification as a "resident
for tuition purposes"; provided, however, that those stu-
dents who are nonresident aliens or who are in the United
States on a nonimmigration visa will not be entitled to
reclassification. An application for reclassification as a
"resident for tuition purposes" shall comply with provi-
sions of subsection (4) above. An applicant who has been
classified as a "nonresident for tuition purposes" at time of
original enrollment shall furnish evidence as stated in 6C-
7.005(1) to the satisfaction of the registering authority that
the applicant has maintained residency in the state for the
twelve months immediately prior to qualification re-
quired to establish residence for tuition purposes. In the
absence of such evidence, the applicant shall not be


reclassified as a "resident for tuition purposes." It is
recommended that the application for reclassification be
accompanied by a certified copy of a declaration of intent
to establish legal domicile in the state, which intent must
have been filed with the Clerk of the Circuit Court, as
provided by Section 222.17, Florida Statutes. If the re-
quest for reclassification and the necessary documenta-
tion is not received by the registrar prior to the last day of
registration for the term in which the student intends to be
reclassified, the student will not be reclassified for that
term.
(6) Appeal from a determination denying "resident for
tuition purposes" status to applicant therefore may be
initiated after appropriate administrative remedies are
exhausted by the filing of a petition for review pursuant to
Section 120.68 Florida Statutes.
(7) Any student granted status as a "resident for tuition
purposes," which status is based on a sworn statement
which is false shall, upon determination of such falsity, be
subject to such disciplinary sanctions as may be imposed
by the president of the university.
Specific Authority 240.209(1), (3)(m) FS. Law Imple-
mented 120.53(1)(a), 240.209(1), (3)(d), (m), 240.233,
240.235, 240.1201 FS, Section 10 of CS/HB, 121, 1985
(Ch. 85-196, Laws of Florida, 1985). History-Formerly
6C-2.51, 11-18-70, Amended 8-20-71, 6-5-73, 3-4-74,
Amended and Renumbered 12-17-74, Amended 1-13-
76, 12-13-77, 8-11-81, 6-21-83, 12-13-83, 6-10-84, 10-
7-85, 12-31-85. Formerly 6C-7.05.




REGISTRATION AND
STUDENT FEES

Pursuant to Section 6C-7.002(6)(a) Florida Administra-
tive Code, registration consists of two major components:
1. Formal enrollment in one or more courses approved
and scheduled by the University,
2. Fee payment (partial or otherwise) or other appropri-
ate arrangements forfee payment (deferment or third party
billing) for the courses in which the student is enrolled.
The University Calendar appearing at the front of this
catalog sets forth the beginning and ending dates of each
semester. Registration must be completed on or before the
proper due date as specified in the calendar. Students are
not authorized to attend class unless they are on the class
roll or have been approved to audit and have paid the
audit fees.
A student must be registered during the terms of the
qualifying examination and the final examination, and
during the term in which the degree is awarded.




FEE LIABILITY

A student is liable for all fees associated with all courses
in which he/she is registered at the end of the drop/add
period. The fee payment deadline is 3:30 p.m. at the end
of the second week of classes. The University Calendar
appearing at the front of this Catalog sets forth the specific
dates.






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ASSESSMENT OF FEES

Pursuant to Section 6C-7.002, Florida Administrative
Code: Fees are based on the total number of credit hours
and the course level for which the student is enrolled. The
fee structure for graduate-level courses for the academic
year 1991-92 is as follows:


Course Level Florida Resident
5000-7999* $86.73
*Includes thesis and dissertation courses.
**This figure includes in-state fees.


Non-Florida
Resident
$289.14**


A student must be registered during the terms of the.
qualifying examination and the final examination, and
during the term in which the degree is awarded. Students
must assess and pay their own fees. University personnel
will not be held accountable for proper assessment or
mathematical accuracy of calculations.
A schedule of tuition fees for all programs can be
obtained by contacting University Financial Services, S-
113 Criser Hall.


Health, Scientific Laboratory, Athletic, and
Activity and Service Fees

Health Fee.-The health fee is for the purpose of
maintaining the University's Student Health Service and
for the student's privilege of utilizing said service. This fee
is not part of any health insurance a student may purchase.
The health fee is assessed on a per credit hour basis and
is included in the basic hourly rate per credit hour.
Scientific Laboratory Fee.-Scientific laboratory fees
are assessed for certain courses where laboratory classes
are part of the curriculum. Specific information on scien-
tific laboratory fees may be obtained from academic
departments or University Financial Services.
Athletic Fee.-All students must pay a specified ath-
letic fee per credit hour each term. Half-time graduate
research and teaching assistants enrolled for eight or more
credit hours during the fall or spring semesters and all
other students enrolled for nine or more credit hours are
eligible to purchase athletic tickets at the student rate.
Activity and Service Fee.-All students must pay a
specified activity and service fee per credit hour.

Late Registration/Payment Fee
Late Registration Fee (6C-7.003(4), Florida Adminis-
trative Code).-Any student who fails to complete regis-
tration during the regular registration period will be
subject to the $50.00 late registration fee.
Late Payment Fee (6C-7003(5), Florida Administrative
Code).-Any student who fails to pay all fees due or make
appropriate arrangements for fee payment (deferment or
third party billing) by the fee payment deadline will be
subject to a late payment fee of $50.00.
Waiver of Late Fees.-A student who believes that any
of the late charges should not be assessed, because of
University error or because extraordinary circumstances
prevented all conceivable means of complying with es-
tablished deadlines, may petition for a waiver of the late
fees by submitting a petition for the waiver with the
appropriate office as follows:


Late Registration fee: Office of the University Registrar.
Late Payment Fee: University Financial Services.
The University reserves the right to require documenta-
tion to substantiate the extraordinary circumstances. The
late registration fee and late payment fee are nondefer-
rable.

Special Fees and Charges

Audit Fee.-Fees for audited courses are the same as
fees for course credits for Florida students. The audit fee
is the same for Florida and non-Florida students.
Graduate Record Examination.-The General Test of
the Graduate Record Examination is required for admis-
sion to the Graduate School. The fee is $44.00. Students
who take one of the advanced tests of the GRE in combi-
nation with the General Test pay $88.00. These fees are
payable to the Educational Testing Service, Princeton,
New Jersey 08540.
Graduate School Foreign Language Test.-A fee of
$5.00 covers the cost of this examination. Administrative
arrangements to register and pay for this examination
must be made through the Office of Instructional Re-
sources, 1012 Turlington Hall.
Library Binding Fee.-Candidates for a graduate de-
gree with a thesis or dissertation pay a $13.90 charge for
the permanent binding of the two copies deposited in the
University of Florida Library. This charge is payable at
University Financial Services by the date specified in the
Graduate Catalog. A copy of the receipt must be presented
at the Graduate School Editorial Office, 168 Grinter Hall.
Microfilm Fee.-A fee of $45.00 is charged for the
publication of the doctoral dissertation by microfilm. This
fee is payable at University Financial Services. A copy of
the receipt for this fee must be presented at the Graduate
School Editorial Office, 168 Grinter Hall.
Nursing students must pay a fee of $35.00 for publica-
tion of their theses. Again, this fee is payable at University
Financial Services and a copy of the fee receipt must be
presented to the Graduate School Editorial Office, 168
Grinter Hall.
The above charges may be subject to change without
notice.

PAYMENT OF FEES

Payment of fees is an integral part of the registration
procedure. Fees are payable on the dates listed in the
University Calendar appearing at the front of this Catalog.
Payments are processed by the University Cashier at
University Financial Services. Checks, cashier's checks,
and money orders written in excess of the assessed fees
will be processed and the difference refunded at a later
date, according to University policy. Checks from foreign
countries must be payable through a United States bank
in United States dollars. The University reserves the right
to refuse three-party checks, altered checks, and checks
that will not photocopy.
Fees over $1 .00 may be paid by Mastercard or Visa. The
card must be in the name of the student paying fees or a
parent's card with student's signature. The student may
present the card and picture identification to the Univer-
sity Cashier at University Financial Services. In accor-
dance with state statutes, service charges may be assessed
for the use of credit cards and for returned checks.
In collecting fees, the University may impose additional






26/GENERAL INFORMATION


requirements as deemed appropriate, including advance
payment or security deposit for the services to be provided
by the University of Florida.
Payment on all financial obligations to the University
will be applied on the basis of age of the debt. The oldest
debt will be paid first.

Deadlines

Students are reminded that deadlines are strictly en-
forced. The University does not have the authority to
waive late fees unless it has been determined that the
University is primarily responsible for the delinquency or
that extraordinary circumstances warrant such waiver.

Cancellation and Reinstatement

The University shall cancel the registration of any
student who has not paid any portion of his/her fee
liability by the published deadlines.
Reinstatement shall require the approval of the Univer-
sity and payment of all delinquent liabilities including the
$50.00 late registration and $50.00 late payment fees as
applicable. A student whose registration has been can-
celled for nonpayment of fees must request reinstatement.
In the event student has not paid the entire fee liability
bythe published deadlines, the University shall temporar-
ily suspend further academic progress of the student. This
will be accomplished by flagging the student's record
which will prevent receipt of grades, transcripts or a
diploma, and registration will be denied for future terms
until the account has been settled in full.

Deferral of Registration and Tuition Fees
A fee deferment allows students to pay fees after the fee
payment deadline without being subject to either cancel-
lation of registration, or the late payment fee. The Univer-
sity may award fee deferments to students in the following
circumstances:
1. Students whose state or federal financial assistance is
delayed due to circumstances beyond the control of the
student.
2. Students receiving veterans' educational assistance
benefits.
3. Students for whom formal arrangements have been
made with the University for payment by an acceptable
third-party donor.
This deferment covers tuition fee payments only and
must be established by the fee payment deadline. Fee
deferments are granted based on information from the
Office of Student Financial Affairs (financial aid defer-
ments) or the Office of the University Registrar (veterans).
Questions of eligibility for a fee deferment should be
referred to the appropriate office.

Waiver of Fees
The University may waive fees as follows:
1. Participants in sponsored institutes and programs
where substantially all direct costs are paid by the spon-
soring agent may waive all fees.
2. State employees who have been employed on a
permanent, full-time basis for at least six months may be
permitted to waive fees up to a maximum of six credit
hours per term on a space available basis only.


3. Intern supervisors for institutions within the State
University System may be given one nontransferable
certificate (fee waiver) for each full academic term during
which the person serves as an intern supervisor. All fees
are waived.
The Non-Florida Student Financial Aid fee may not be
waived for students receiving an out-of-state fee waiver.

REFUND OF FEES
Tuition fees will be refunded in full in the circumstances
noted below:
1. If notice of withdrawal from the University is ap-
proved prior to the end of the drop/add period and written
documentation is received from the student.
2. Credit hours dropped during the drop/add period.
3. Courses cancelled by the University.
4. Involuntary call to active military duty.
5. Death of the student or member of his/her immediate
family (parent, spouse, child, sibling).
6. Illness of the student of such severity or duration, as
confirmed in writing by the physician, that completion of
the semester is precluded.
7. Exceptional circumstances, upon approval of the
University President or his/her designee(s).
A refund of 25 percent of the total fees paid (less
building, capital improvement, and late fees) is available
if written notice of withdrawal of enrollment from the
University is approved prior to the end of the fourth week
of classes for full semesters, or a proportionately shorter
period of time for shorter terms, and written documenta-
tion is received from the student.
Refunds must be requested at University Financial
Services. Proper documentation must be presented when
a refund is requested. A waiting period for processing may
be required. Refunds will be applied against any Univer-
sity debts.

PAST DUE STUDENT ACCOUNTS

All students' accounts are due and payable at Univer-
sity Financial Services, at the time such charges are
incurred.
University regulations prohibit registration, graduation,
release of grades, transcripts, or diplomas for any student
whose account with the University is delinquent.
The University shall cancel the registration of any
student who has not paid any portion of his or her fee
liability by the established deadlines published by the
University each semester. A student whose registration
has been cancelled for nonpayment of fees must request
reinstatement and will be subject to both the $50.00 late
payment fee and $50.00 late registration fee.

PARKING ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES

All students must register their automobiles, mopeds, or
motorcycles at the University Parking Administrative Ser-
vices Decal Office during their first week of registration at
the University. Decal eligibility is determined by the
student's local address and student classification. There is
a fee for registration and schedule of fines for on-campus
vehicle violations. A complete set of rules governing
traffic, parking, and vehicle registration may be secured at
the Parking Decal Office, 354 North-South Drive. Each






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student should become familiar with these regulations
upon registering at the University. In addition, persons
wishing to use the campus bus system may obtain annual
or semester bus passes at the Parking Decal Office.







HOUSING

For Graduate and Undergraduate Students with Fami-
lies.-Apartment accommodations on the University cam-
pus are available for students with families. Application
should be made as early as possible.
For Single Graduate Students. -Schucht Village apart-
ments and the New Residence Facility are available to
graduate and upper-division students. Graduate students
are given priority; however, there sometimes is a waiting
list for graduate students as well as upper-division stu-
dents.

APPLICATIONS

Each student must make personal arrangements for
housing, either'by applying to the Division of Housing
Office for assignment to University housing facilities or by
obtaining accommodations in private housing. Inquiries
concerning University family housing facilities should be
addressed to the Family Housing Office, Division of
Housing, University of Florida, (904)392-2161. Inquiries
about private housing accommodations should be ad-
dressed to the Off-Campus Housing Office, Division of
Housing, University of Florida.
An application for on-campus housing may be filed at
any time after a student is admitted to the University.
Students are urged to apply as early as possible because
of the demand for housing.
Graduate students living in University housing are
required to qualify as full-time students as defined by the
University, and they must continue to make normal
progress toward a degree as determined by their supervi-
sory committees.

RESIDENCE HALLS FOR SINGLE
STUDENTS

Various types of accommodations are provided by the
University. The double room for two students is the most
common type. Several of the larger rooms or suites are
designated as triple rooms. Suites for two students consist
of two connected rooms-a bedroom and a study room.
Carpeted and air-conditioned suites for four, available in
Beaty Towers, include two bedrooms, a private bath, and
a study-kitchenette.
Carpeted and air-conditioned apartments for four are
available in the New Residence Facility and include four
single bedrooms, two baths, a kitchen, and a living room.
Yulee Scholarship Hall contains air-conditioned single
rooms. For information on rental rates, contact the
Assignments Section, Division of Housing, University of
Florida, (904)392-2161.


COOPERATIVE LIVING
ARRANGEMENTS

There are four different cooperative living groups at the
University of Florida. Two of these groups are located on
campus and are operated by the University of Florida,
Division of Housing.
Among the qualifications for membership are scholas-
tic ability and reference of good character. These coop-
erative living groups are specifically operated by and for
students with limited financial means for attending the
University.
I Inquiries pertaining to cooperative living on campus
are made to the Division of Housing, Assignments Sec-
tion, University of Florida, (904)392-2161. The coopera-
tive living organizations on campus currently are the
North Hall Co-op and the Buckman Co-op. Off-campus
co-ops are the Collegiate Living Organization (coed), 117
N.W. 15th Street, and Georgia Seagle Hall (men), 1002
West University Avenue. Inquiries should be made to
these addresses.


FAMILY STUDENT HOUSING

The University operates five apartment villages for
eligible students. To be eligible to apply for apartment
housing on campus, the following qualifications must be
met:
A married student or student parent without spouse
who has legal custody of minor children must meet the
requirements for admission to the University of Florida,
qualify as a full-time student as defined by the University,
and continue to make normal progress toward a degree as
determined by the supervisory committee.
The student must be a part of a family unit defined as (1)
husband and wife with or without one or more children or
(2) single parent who has legal custody of one or more
minor children who reside with the parent on an ongoing
basis.
Residents in all villages must furnish their own linens,
dishes, rugs, curtains, or other similar items. Utilities are
an additional expense and are billed with the rent.
Corry Memorial Village (216 units) of brick, concrete,
and wood construction contains almost an equal number
of one- and two-bedroom apartments, with a few three-
bedroom units. Some apartments are furnished. Commu-
nity facilities include a meeting room and a laundry.
Diamond Memorial Village consists of 208 apartments
similar in construction to those in Corry Village. All
Diamond apartments are unfurnished. Special features
include a community building and air-conditioned study-
meeting room, laundry facilities, and a study cubicle in
each two-bedroom apartment.
Tanglewood Village Apartments, located approximately
1.3 miles south of the central campus, consist of 208
unfurnished efficiency, one- and two-bedroom townhouse
units. All units have disposals and two-bedroom units
have dishwashers.'All one-and two-bedroom units have
1-1/2 baths. Community facilities include a large recrea-
tion hall, laundry facilities, and two swimming pools.
University Village South and Maguire Village consist of
348 centrally heated and air-conditioned one-and two-
bedroom unfurnished apartments. Community facilities
include a pool, laundry, and meeting room. The kitchens
are equipped with stoves and refrigerators.






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For Maguire Village Only, the student must be part of
a family with a combined gross annual income (including
grants-in-aid, VA benefits, scholarships, fellowships, and
child support payments) which does not exceed, during
the period of occupancy, the following maximum income
limitations:two persons, $26,700;three persons, $30,050;
four persons, $33,350; five persons, $36,050; and six
persons, $38,700.



OFF-CAMPUS HOUSING

The purpose of the Off-Campus Housing Office is to
assist University of Florida students, faculty, and staff in
obtaining adequate off-campus housing accommoda-
tions. The Off-Campus Housing Office is a listing and
referral agency for rental housing of all types. It is not an
enforcement agency. It does not make rental reservations.
Persons who desire to use these services should request
by mail or pick up in person at the Housing Office an off-
campus housing packet.
This packet contains a list of major apartment housing
developments in the Gainesville area with a zone locator
map. Also in the packet is an information brochure on
rental leases, deposits, rates, and insurances; a city bus
route map and schedule; and utility application and hook-
up forms. The Housing Office also maintains updated
vacancy information on share (roommate wanted), mo-
bile homes, rental houses, and other rental listings for
reference during housing business hours, Monday-Friday,
8-12 and 12:30-4:30. Atother times, lighted listing boards
are available in the breezeway between the Housing
Office and the Housing Office Annex.







FINANCIAL AID

Qualified graduate students in every department are
eligible for a number of fellowships, assistantships, and
other awards. In general, such awards are available to
students pursuing either a master's or a doctoral degree.
Unless otherwise specified, applications for these awards
should be made to the appropriate department chair,
University of Florida, on or before February 15 of each
year.
Fellows and graduate assistants must pay appropriate
in-state and out-of-state tuition. Fellows and trainees are
expected to devote full time to their studies. Graduate
assistants who have part-time teaching or research duties
may register for reduced study loads. Stipends received for
their services are subject to withholding taxes.
Financial assistance is also available to graduate stu-
dents through the Office for Student Financial Affairs in
Criser Hall (see Part-Time Employment and Loans). Stu-
dents who wish to apply for work or loan programs
administered by Student Financial Affairs must fill out the
forms in the Gator Aid application packet. Students who
receive assistance through Studeni Financial Affairs must
be registered for 9 hours to receive aid for all programs
administered by that office except the Robert T. Stafford


Loan (GSL) program and the College Work-Study Pro-
gram.

MINIMUM REGISTRATION


Full-Time Graduate Students
Not on Appointments
Assistants on .01-.24 and/or
Fellows and Trainees
Assistants on .25-.49 and/or
1/4 & 1/3-Time Assistants
Assistants on .50-.74 and/or
1/2-Time Assistants
-Assistants on .75-.99 and/or
3/4-Time Assistants
Full-Time Assistants:
1.00 Fall & Spring
1.00 Summer A
1.00 Summer B
1.00 Summer C
Part-Time Graduate Students
Not on Appointment
Graduate Students Not on
Appointment During Final
Term


Summer
Fall and Spring A & B or C
12 4 4 8
12 4 4 8
9 3 3 6
8 3 3 6
6 2 2 4


1
3 < 1


3 1 &1 or 2


NOTE: Registration requirements listed here do not apply to eligibility for
financial aid programs administered by the Office for Student
Financial Affairs.
Students who do not register properly (according to the above
table) in each semester in which they hold graduate assistantships
will not be permitted to remain on assistantships.
For students on appointment for the full summer, minimum regis-
tration must total that specified for C term. Registration may be in
any combination of A, B, or C terms. However, courses must be
distributed so thatthe student is registered duringeach term that he/
she is on appointment. Students on appointment registering for any
summer term must register at the beginning of A term.
Students receiving Stafford Student Loans or College Work Study
during the summer are required by the Student Financial Affairs
Office to register for 3 hours in both A and B terms or 6 hours in C.





UNIVERSITY-WIDE AWARDS


A small number of Presidential Graduate Research
Fellowships are available for exceptional graduate stu-
dents beginning doctoral work at the University of Flor-
ida. Applicants must be entering the University of Florida
for the first time. Selection criteria for the three-year
fellowship include a minimum grade point average of 3.5
(four point scale) and a GRE verbal-quantitative score of
1400 or a minimum GMAT of 650 for business students.
Stipend for the first year is $15,000. Application deadline
is February of each year. Apply to the major department.
In-State Matriculation Fee Waivers are available to
graduate assistants and fellows who meet the eligibility
requirements.
Non-Florida Tuition Waivers are available, to out-of-
state students who hold graduate assistantships or fellow-
ships and who meet the eligibility requirements.
Graduate Assistantships up to one-half time are avail-
able through individual departments. Stipend rates paid
are determined by the employing department or unit.
Interested students should inquire at their department
offices concerning the availability of assistantships and
the procedure for making application. Prospective stu-






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dents should write directly to their major departments as
well as to the Admissions Office. Early inquiry is essential
in order to be assured of meeting application deadlines.
Appointments are made on the recommendation of the
department chairperson, subjectto admission tothe Gradu-
ate School and to the approval of the Dean of the Graduate
School. Clear evidence of superior ability and promise is
required. Reappointment to assistantships requires evi-
dence of continuation of good scholarship.




MINORITY FELLOWSHIPS

The Board of Regents (BOR) Summer Program for
Black Graduate Students is state funded. It is a six-week
program designed to prepare black American students for
graduate education at the University of Florida. The 1991
stipend is $1,500. Black students admitted to any master's,
doctoral, or professional program for the first time will be
invited to participate. Students who participate in the
Summer Program must enroll as full-time students for the
following academic year.
Graduate Minority Fellowships are available to U.S.
minority students enrolled in all graduate programs. The
stipend is $8,000 for nine months. Application deadline
is February 15 of each year. These awards require no
service; recipients must be full-time students. An addi-
tional assistantship of no more than one-fourth time may
be held with the approval of the Graduate School.
Harris Fellowships are designed to attract American
minority students into graduate and professional degree
programs in which they have been under-represented.
The maximum stipend is $10,000 for 12 months. In
addition, all tuition and fees are paid. Applications should
be made to the department by February 15.
The Jose Marti Scholarship Challenge Grant Fund is a
need-based grant established to provide financial assis-
tance to Hispanic-American students or students of Span-
ish culture with origins in Mexico, South America, Central
America, or the Caribbean, regardless of race. Applicants
must be of Hispanic descent, U.S. citizens enrolled full-
time as undergraduate or graduate students, and have a
demonstrated financial need; must maintain a cumulative
3.0 grade point average. The stipend is $2,000 per year
for up to four semesters of graduate study. Contact the
Office of Student Financial Assistance, Florida Depart-
ment of Education, 1344 FEC Building, Tallahassee, FL
32399-0400.
With the McKnight Black Doctoral Fellowships, the
Florida Endowment Fund is attempting to increase the
number of black students enrolled in doctoral degree
programs at universities in the State of Florida. The stipend
is $11,000 for 12 months. In addition, all tuition and fees
are paid. Applications should be addressed tot he Florida
Endowment Fund, 201 E. Kennedy Blvd., Suite 1525,
Tampa, FL 33602. Application deadline is January 15.
The Seminole-Miccosukee Indian Scholarship provides
financial assistance to Florida's Seminole or Miccosukee
Indians. The applicant must be a Seminole or Miccosukee
Indian residing in Florida and must be a full-time under-
graduate or graduate student. The amount of the award is
based on financial need and awarded to the student on the
recommendation of the tribe. Contact the Office of
Student Financial Assistance, Florida Department of Edu-
cation, 1344 FEC Building, Tallahassee, FL 32399-04200.


COMMUNICATION PROCESSES AND
DISORDERS


Graduate assistantships are available through depart-
mental resources along with traineeships and fellowships
from facilities, such as the VA Medical Center and J. Hillis
Miller Health Science Center. These assistantships are
awarded on the basis of academic qualifications and are
competitive.
Additional information may be obtained from the De-
partment of Communication Processes and Disorders.




EDUCATION


The Critical Teacher Shortage Trust Fund/Teacher
Scholarship/Loan Program was established to attract
promising upper-division and graduate students to the
teaching profession in areas designated by the State Board
of Education critical shortage areas (currently mathemat-
ics, science, speech therapy, industrial sciences, and
foreign languages). Recipients must teach in Florida in
their field of study to cancel their indebtedness or must
repay the scholarship at prevailing interest rates. Appli-
cants must be accepted for enrollment in an approved
teacher education program and be pursuing certification
in a designated critical teacher shortage area; awards for
graduate students are based on grade point averages and
GRE scores. Stipend is $4,000 per academic year for up
to two years. Applicants should be sent to the Office of
Student Financial Assistance, Florida Department of Edu-
cation, 1344 FEC Building, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400.
Application deadline is April 1.
The Master's Fellowship Loan Program for Teachers is
designed to attract liberal arts and science graduates to
teach in the Florida public school system. The program
provides assistance to students admitted to a master's
program for teachers developed jointly between the Col-
leges of Education and Liberal Arts and Sciences. Students
who do not teach must repay the fellowship at prevailing
interest rates. Applicants must have a bachelor's degree
and a declared intention to teach in the Florida public
school in a critical shortage area for three years. They
must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 and
have scored at least 1000 on the GRE, and mustenroll full-
time in a state-approved master's program for teachers.
The stipend is $6,000 plus payment of tuition and fees for
two semesters and up to two summer terms. Applications
should be sent to the Office of Student Financial Assis-
tance, Florida Department of Education, 1344 FEC Build-
ing, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400. The deadline for appli-
cations is June 30.
Many graduate students in education receive financial
aid through assistantships and traineeships made avail-
able by governmental and foundation grants for research
and special programs. The number and nature of these
awards vary with each academic year and during the year.
Qualified students interested in financial support should
maintain contact with the chairperson of the major de-
partment and may receive additional information by
contacting the Office of Student Services, 134-E Norman
Hall.






30/GENERAL INFORMATION


ENGINEERING


Financial aid to graduate students in engineering is
available through approximately 450 research and teach-
ing assistantships requiring one-fourth to three-fourths
time work loads with minimum stipends of at least $7.50
per hour. Information regarding application for these
positions may be obtained from the office of the graduate
coordinator of the department of interest or from the
Office of the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Col-
lege of Engineering.
Agricultural Engineering has several graduate academic
awards including two National Needs Fellowships of
$15,000 per year.
An Air Pollution Training Loan Fund covering tuition,
books, and stipend is available for entering students
pursuing a master's degree in the Department of Environ-
mental Engineering Sciences. This support is intended for
U.S. citizens with a minimum of one-year's experience
with a state or local air pollution control agency.
Several EPAfunded Air Pollution Scholarships for $6,000
for one year are available for U.S. citizens entering the
master's degree program in'the Department of Environ-
mental Engineering Sciences, with a major concentration
in the air environmental area.
Chemical Engineering has several academic excel-
lence graduate student awards in amounts ranging from
$1,000 to $12,000 per year, provided by private and
industrial organizations.
The Greiner Professional Scholarship for $1,800 is for
a graduate student pursuing the Master of Civil Engineer-
ing degree.
The Herbert E. Hudson, Jr., Scholarship of $500 per
year is for a graduate student in environmental engineer-
ing sciences who has or will receive an engineering
degree. The research/training area of the student is to be
potable water treatment or wastewater treatment.
The Howard-Mills-Hawkins Scholarship is $1,000 for
one year for a graduate student in chemical engineering.
Industrial and Systems Engineering will make available
a grant of up to $2,000 for one year for deserving entering
graduate students in that department. The financial aid
may be used to supplement assistantship or fellowship
awards, with preference given to U.S. citizens and minori-
ties.
The Kimley-Horn Scholarship for $500 is for a new
graduate student in civil engineering.
Mechanical Engineering has several graduate student
awards in amounts ranging from $500 to $10,000 per year
which are provided by private and industrial organiza-
tions. Considerations include U.S. citizenship, financial
need, and outstanding records of academic and/or indus-
trial experience.
The Morton Awards of $500 each are for two graduate
students in electrical engineering. Recipients must be U.S.
citizens. Among equal nominees, preference is given to
women.
The nuclear engineering sciences program has been
accredited for Departmentof Energy Fellowships in health
physics, operational health physics, nuclear engineering,
high level radioactive waste management, and environ-
mental restoration and waste management. These awards
pay all tuition and fees plus a $1,200 monthly stipend.
Consideration includes U.S. citizenship, career objec-
tives, and excellent academic records.


Institute of Nuclear Power Operation Fellowships are
awarded and administered by the Nuclear Engineering
Sciences Department and the Environmental Engineering
Sciences Department. These fellowships are awarded for
a one-year master's-degree program and provide a sti-
pend to the student of $ 7,000 for the academic year, with
an additional $3,000 educational allowance for the uni-
versity to defray costs of tuition, fees, etc.
The Dr. James E. Swander Memorial Scholarship Fund
of various amounts is for outstanding graduate students in
nuclear engineering sciences. Awards are based on schol-
arship, leadership, and character.


FLORIDA GRADUATE SCHOLARS'FUND

Awards of up to $10,000 per yearfor a maximum of four
semesters are available to beginning graduate students in
engineering, information sciences, biomedical technol-
ogy, materials sciences, and other areas identified by the
Florida High Technology and Industry Council. To qual-
ify, students must have been Florida Undergraduate Schol-
arship recipients or have a 3.5 GPA and 1200 on the GRE.
Applications are available in the Division of Sponsored
Research, 256 Grinter Hall. Application deadline is Feb-
ruary.


FULBRIGHT-HAYS GRADUATE
FELLOWSHIPS FOR STUDY ABROAD

Through the Institute of International Education, gradu-
ate students who are American citizens can apply for one
of approximately 700 awards to 70 countries. The awards,
which are for a year of research or serious study at foreign
universities, are provided by the United States, foreign
governments, universities, corporations, and private do-
nors. There are special categories for the creative and
performing arts and in some cases for teaching assistant-
ships in conversational English. Applications open for the
following academic year late each May and close late in
September. Local interviews are held in October. Final
selections are made by the host country, notification
being given in the spring. Fluency in the language of the
host country is required in most cases. Most grants cover
transportation, tuition, and living expenses forthe student
but not for dependents. Travel grants are available for
students holding other fellowships to universities in cer-
tain specified foreign countries. Information, applica-
tions, and advice are offered by the Fulbright Program
Adviser, Dr. H.J. Doherty, 330 Little Hall.

HORTICULTURE

The American Orchid Society-11th World Orchid
Conference Fellowship is supported by an endowment
established by the sponsoring groups and is awarded to
a qualified undergraduate or graduate student in envi-
ronmental horticulture or botany. Selection of the recipi-
ent is based on academic record and interest in orchids.
The Department of Environmental Horticulture, within
the horticultural science program, administers the fellow-
ship with annual awards ranging from $500 to $2,500. An
individual may receive the award for two consecutive






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years. For further information, contact the Scholarship
Coodinator, Department of Environmental Horticulture,
prior to April 15.
The H. Harold Hume Scholarship is awarded by the
Florida Federation of Garden Clubs to a qualified gradu-
ate student in environmental horticulture. Selection of the
recipient is based on academic record, character, apti-
tude, Florida residency, and financial need. The Depart-
ment of Environmental Horticulture, within the horticul-
tural science program, administers the scholarship which
carries an award of up to $3,700 annually. For further
information, please contact the Scholarship Coordinator,
Department of Environmental Horticulture, prior to April


and basic science departments offer postdoctoral fellow-
ships to selected recent recipients of the M.D. or Ph.D.
degree who wish extensive research experience in these
disciplines. For information Write the Associate Dean for
Graduate Education, College of Medicine, J. Hillis Miller
Health Science Center.

NURSING

Limited financial aid is available. For information con-
tact the Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies, College of
Nursing, J. Hillis Miller Health Science Center.


PHARMACY


JAMES W. KYNES MEMORIAL
SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is for student athletes who have com-
pleted a baccalaureate degree at the University of Florida.
Applicants must have exhibited an outstanding perfor-
mance in both academics and athletics and must be of
high personal integrity. Applicants must certify admission
to a graduate or professional field of study a the Univer-
sity. The stipend is $7,500 plus tuition waiver (for
graduate degrees only) for one year. For additional
information, contact James W. Kynes Memorial Scholar-
ship Committee, C/O Graduate School, 280 Grinter Hall.
Application deadline is April 15.



LAW (TAXATION)

Limited financial aid is available. For information con-
tact the Graduate Tax Office, College of Law, Holland
Law Center.


MASS COMMUNICATION

Fellowships or assistantships are offered under the
Brechner, Claudia Ross, Dolgoff, Flanagan, Reader's Di-
gest, and Time Inc. programs. Additional graduate grants
and assistantships are funded out of the college's re-
sources and through research grants. Several graduate
students hold assistantships in other units of the Univer-
sity. Aid is awarded on the basis of academic qualifica-
tions or experience. For information contact the Scholar-
ship and Placement Center, College of Journalism and
Communications, Weimer Hall.


MEDICINE

Predoctoral fellowships and part-time teaching and
research assistantships are available for graduate students
in the various basic medical science departments partici-
pating in the Ph.D. program. In addition, some clinical


It is the policy of the College of Pharmacy that each
graduate student receive support from either outside
fellowships or University graduate assistantships. All stu-
dents are required to participate in teaching as a partof the
overall educational component of their studies while in
the college.
American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education
Fellowships.-A number of graduate fellowships are of-
fered by the American Foundation for Pharmaceutical
Education. Holders of these fellowships may pursue gradu-
ate work at the University of Florida. Applications should
be made to the Foundation, Radburn Plaza Building, 14-
25 Plaza Road, Fair Lawn, New Jersey 07410.


PSYCHOLOGY

Financial support is available to assist students in
pursuing graduate work leading to the doctoral degree. In
addition to University-wide awards, current financial
assistance includes graduate teaching and research assis-
tantships, National Institute of Child Health and Human
Development Traineeships, the Center for Neurobiologi-
cal Sciences Fellowships, and North Florida Evaluation
and Treatment Center Traineeships. For information write
the Graduate Secretary, Department of Psychology.

TITLE VI-FOREIGN LANGUAGE AND
AREA STUDIES FELLOWSHIPS

Title VI fellowships are available to graduate students
whose academic programs are either Latin America or
Africa oriented. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or per-
manent residents and must be registered for a full-time
course load including a language relevant to the area of
their choice, specifically, advanced Spanish, Portuguese,
Aymara, or Haitian Creole for recipients through the
Center for Latin American Studies; Shona, Swahili, or
Yoruba for recipients through the Center for African
Studies.
Applicants may choose to major in any discipline or
department where a Latin American or African emphasis
is possible. Remuneration will consist of a $7,000 stipend
for the academic year and $1,250 for the summer plus
payment of all tuition and fees.






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For further information, please contact the Director of
either the Center for Latin American Studies (319 Grinter
Hall) or the Center for African Studies (470 Grinter Hall),
University of Florida.


PART-TIME EMPLOYMENT

The University of Florida Student Employment Office in
S-107 Criser Hall coordinates part-time on- and off-
campus employment through the following three employ-
ment programs: the College Work-Study Program (CWSP),
Other Personnel Services (OPS), and Off-Campus Jobs.
College Work-Study jobs are based on financial need. To
apply for College Work-Study, students should pick up
Gator Aid application packets from Student Finanical
Affairs as soon as possible after January 1 each year. To
apply for OPS, students should check with the Student
Employment Office. Off-Campus jobs lists are posted on
the job bulletin boards, and students simply need to
contact the employers.
Student Employment maintains job bulletin boards for
all three programs at the following locations: on the south
wall of the Criser courtyard, in room 305 of the J. Wayne
Reitz Union on the student government bulletin board,
McCarty Hall first floor, Norman Hall first floor, and the
Medical Sciences Building lobby. The job board at Criser
Hall is updated daily. Job boards at the other locations are
updated twice weekly.

NEXUS TAPES

The Office for Student Financial Affairs has prepared a
series of brief tapes for the NEXUS telephone tape series
to provide current information on financial aid programs.
To use this service, students should dial (904) 392-1683
and request the tape they wish to hear: 402-A-Applying
for Financial Aid; 402-B-Loans; 402-C-Guaranteed
Student Loans; 402-D-Student Budgets; 402-E-Aid for
Graduate Students; 402-F-Part-Time Employment; 402-
G-Grants;402-H-Scholarships; 402-1-Loans and Debt
Management; 402-J-Financial Aid Phone Numbers; 402-
K-How Your Financial Aid Is Disbursed; 402-L-Gen-
eral Information Update; 402-M-Financial Aid for Stu-
dents with Disabilities.

LOANS

At the University of Florida, graduate students may
apply for the following student loans: Robert T. Stafford
Loans (previously called Guaranteed Student Loans),
University of Florida Institutional Loans, Perkins Loans,
Health Education Assistance Loans (HEAL), and Supple-
mental Loans for Students (SLS). These programs offer
long-term, low-interest loans that must be repaid when
the borrower graduates, withdraws, or drops to less than
half-time enrollment.
Loans range from $100 to $20,000 an academic year at
interest rates from 5% to 12% annually. The actual
amount of each loan, except for SLS, is based on financial
need.


To apply, students should pick up or request an appli-
cation packet from the Office for Student Financial Affairs.
Students who wish to be considered for an Institutional
Loan or Perkins loan should apply as soon as possible after
January 1, since funds are limited. Students may apply for
Stafford Loans and Supplemental Loans for Students
throughout the year but should apply early and must
observe the deadlines set each semester for applying for
loans for the following semester. The Insured Loan Office
has the deadline dates.
The University also has a short-term loan program to
help students meet temporary financial needs related to
educational expenses. Graduate students may borrow up
to $400 or the amount of in-state tuition if they have an
acceptable repayment source. Interest is 1% per month
and these loans must be repaid by the first day of the last
month in the semester in which the money is borrowed.
Processing time is approximately 48 hour. Applications
are available in Student Financial Affairs.

CATALOG OF GRADUATE AND
POSTDOCTORAL SUPPORT

The Division of Sponsored Research (DSR) provides a
compendium of funding sources for graduate study. This
booklet displays information on hundreds of fellowship,
scholarship, loan, and grant opportunities for graduate
and recent postdoctoral students. The information is
continually up-dated and expanded by the Program Infor-
mation Office.
At the beginning of each fall semester copies are sent to
all graduate coordinators and campus libraries. Students
may make an appointment to consult the files at the
Program Information Office (392-4804), 256 Grinter Hall.



SPECIAL FACILITIES AND

PROGRAMS


RESEARCH AND TEACHING FACILITIES

ART GALLERIES

Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art opened to the public in
1990, providing up-to-date facilities for the exhibition,
study, and preservation of works of art. The Har endeav-
ors to attract and serve a broad public audience as well as
fulfill the research and educational missions of a univer-
sity museum.
The Museum offers a full range of educational programs
for the general public as well as the academic community.
University students have research and study opportuni-
ties, while visitors of all ages benefit from the films,
lectures, tours, and workshops. Museum hours are 11
a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.,
Saturday; and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday.
The University Gallery is an integral partofthe Fine Arts
complex. The Gallery is located on the campus facing
S.W. 13th Street (U.S. 441). An atrium and sculptural
fountain are two pleasing features of the Gallery's distinc-






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tive architectural style. The University Gallery exhibits
contemporary local, national, and international art of the
highest quality. Each exhibit shows for approximately
four weeks; Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday;
10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday through Friday; and 1 to
5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. The University Gallery
is closed on Mondays and holidays and for three weeks in
August.
The Department of Art's gallery, Focus, is located
adjacent to the department's office area, on the third floor
of the classroom building in the Fine Arts complex. Focus
Gallery exhibits one-person and small-group exhibitions
of merit, as well as student exhibitions. -The Gallery is
open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to noon and
from 1 to 4:30 p.m. It is closed Saturday and Sunday.
The Grinter Galleries are located within the lobby of
Grinter Hall. Supported by the Graduate School, the
Center for Latin American Studies, and the Center for
African Studies, the Grinter Galleries display changing
exhibitions of art and cultural materials on Latin Ameri-
can, African, and other international topics. The Galleries
are open Mondaythrough Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and
Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m.



COMPUTATIONAL FACILITIES
Northeast Regional Data Center (NERDC)

The University of Florida is the host campus for the
Northeast Regional Data Center (NERDC) of the State
University System of Florida. NERDC's facilities are used
for instructional, administrative, and research computing
for the Universityof Florida and for other state educational
institutions and agencies in northern Florida. The organi-
zations directly responsible for supporting computing
activities at the University of Florida are
Center for Instructional and Research Computing
Activities (CIRCA),
Faculty Support Center for Computing,
University of Florida Administrative Computing
Services,
Shands Hospital, Inc., Data Processing Division,
J. Hillis Miller Health Science Center,
Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS).
Network Access.-Networks availablethrough NERDC
include
SUS Computer Network, which provides access to
the Northwest Regional Data Center in Tallahassee,
Florida State University Computing Center in Tal-
lahassee, Central Florida Regional Data Center at
the University of South Florida in Tampa, and the
Southeast Regional Data Center at Florida Interna-
tional University in Miami,
The Florida Information Resource Network (FIRN),
a Florida Department of Education network,
BITNET, an international university network, and
The national Internet, which includes ARPANET,
NSFNET, CSNET, and the University of Florida's
UFNET Ethernet.
Hardware.-NERDC facilities available to students,
faculty, and staff include an IBM 3090 Model 600 central
processor with 256 megabytes of main memory and six
vector facilities. Operating systems include MVS/XA with
JES2, VM/ESA, and AIX, IBM's version of the UNIX oper-
ating system. (It is anticipated that MVS/ESA will replace


MVS/XA in Fall 1991). Magnetic storage devices con-
nected to the central processor include IBM 3350, 3380,
and 3390 disk drives, and 9-track, 7-track, and cartridge
tape drives. Telecommunication services are supported
by IBM 3705 and IBM 3725 communications controllers.
IBM 7171s provide dial-up protocol conversion for se-
lected ASCII workstations so that they can emulate full-
screen, 3270-type terminals.
Input and Output.-NERDC provides input and output
facilities in the form of magnetic tapes and disks, impact
and laser printers, graphics, and computer output micro-
fiche (COM). Two IBM 4245 high-speed printers and two
IBM 3820 laser printers provide printed output. Graphics
output is available through a Versatec Electrostatic Color
Plotter and IBM 3820 laser printers operated at NERDC's
central site in the Bryant Space Sciences Research Build-
ing. NERDC supports job submission/retrieval and inter-
active processing through more than 2,000 interactive
terminals and microcomputers that emulate terminals.
These terminals can access NERDC's timesharing systems
(TSO, VM/CMS, AIX, and CICS/VS) for editing, interactive
program execution, and batch job submission.
Software.-The major production languages include
ASSEMBLER, COBOL, VS FORTRAN, PASCAL, PL/I, and
VS/APL. Student-oriented languages supported in selected
environments include ASSIST, PL/C, WATBOL, WATFIV,
Waterloo C, and Waterloo PASCAL. File management
systems and report generators include EASYTRIEVE, MARK
IV, and PANVALET. IBM's DB2 is NERDC's primary
database management system. TPX allows concurrent
interactive sessions from one terminal. Other primary
software includes statistical packages (BMDP, SAS, SPSSX,
and TROLL), text-formatting programs (TeX; WordPerfect
4.2 for CMS; and IBM DCF and Waterloo SCRIPT, both
with spell-checking and formula-formatting capabilities),
libraries of scientific and mathematical routines (ESSL and
IMSL), graphics programs (GDDM, Versatec plotting soft-
ware, PLOT79, SAS/GRAPH, and SURFACE II), financial
speadsheets and modelers (Supercalc, and IFPS), vector
facility software, mini- and microcomputer support via
file-transfer capabilities, the LEARN Grwth Format com-
puter-based training system, local and IBM utilities, and
special-purpose languages.
Research Computing Initiative and Numerically Inten-
sive Computing Support.-NERDC and IBM offer a sig-
nificant but limited amount of free computing time to UF
and SUS faculty members to develop programs that use
the high-performance features of the IBM 3090 600 and
its six vector facilities. The Faculty Research Computing
Service Initiative Allocation Committee receives and evalu-
ates proposals for computing support within a two-year
period that began March 1990. NERDC activities that
support numerically intensive computing include peri-
odic workshops, aid in converting programs to take
advantage of the vector processors, and advice on the
design of new NIC software, and more. To request guide-
lines, application forms, or additional information, call
NERDC at 392-2061.
LUIS.-LUIS (Library User Information Service) is the
online card catalog of the SUS libraries. There are LUIS
catalogs for each state university system library. The state
legislature has funded access to LUIS through the Florida
Center for Library Automation (FCLA). Call 392-9020 for
information about obtaining free identification numbers
for using LUIS.
Additional Information.-More information is avail-
able through NERDC's annual Guidebook, NERDC's






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newsletter, /Update, NERDC documentation, NERDC
Information Services at 112 SSRB, (904) 392-2061.


Center for Instructional and Research
Computing Activities (CIRCA)

Services available to graduate students include consult-
ing; documentation; programming and analysis; database
design and implementation; statistical consulting and
analysis; noncredit computer courses; thesis production
support; VAX/VMS computing; Unix computing; IBM
mainframe accounts; mainframe printing; supercomputing
access; and the use of interactive terminals, microcom-
puter laboratories, and microcomputer classrooms.
For instructional purposes, CIRCA operates a Digital
Equipment Corporation VAX cluster arid a Digital Equip-
mentCorporation RISC Unix computer. These computers
can be accessed from CIRCA-supported public terminal
facilities, dial-up terminals and microcomputers, and
computers on the campus network. Several programming
languages and packages for mathematical and statistical
analysis are available. For graduate students, accounts for
sending and receiving electronic mail on national net-
works are also available.
Instructors whose courses require the use of CIRCA's
VAX/VMS or Unix computers can apply for class ac-
counts. Separate VAX/VMS accounts are available at no
charge for students' personal use. All accounts are
restricted to a moderate amount of disk space and CPU
time and may not be use for research, commercial enter-
prises, supportof campus organizations, or administrative
computing. Applications for these accounts are available
in the CIRCA offices, E520 Computer Sciences and Engi-
neering (CSE).
IBM mainframe computing services are provided by the
Northeast Regional Data Center (NERDC), located on the
University of Florida campus. CIRCA distributes NERDC
accounts to University of Florida students and faculty for
instructional use; research accounts are distributed through
individual departments. NERDC services can be used
from CIRCA terminal and microcomputer facilities, from
dial-up terminals and microcomputers, and from comput-
ers on the campus computing network. Mainframe print-
ing is also available at several campus locations. For more
information about NERDC facilities and services, see the
subsection of this catalog entitled "Northeast Regional
Data Center" or visit the CIRCA consulting office, E520A
CSE.
CIRCA microcomputer labs are available to University
of Florida students, faculty, and staff for academic and
personal use. These labs are equipped with Apple Macin-
tosh, IBM, and IBM-compatible microcomputers. Dot-
matrix and laser printers are available in most microlabs;
plotters and optical scanners are available at some loca-
tions. In addition, several microcomputer classrooms can
be reserved for academic courses. Instructors may apply
for reservations at CIRCA, E520 CSE.
Additional information about CIRCA and NERDC ser-
vices is available from the CIRCA consultant in E520A
CSE, University of Florida, 392-0906.

UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES

The Libraries of the University of Florida form the
largest information resource system in the state of Florida.


While the collections are extensive, they are not compre-
hensive and graduate students will find it useful to supple-
ment them through a variety of devices and cooperative
programs drawing upon the resources of many other
libraries. The following entry describes the UF libraries,
local collection strengths, and the physical distribution of
collections among campus libraries as well as the services
available to assist students and faculty in locating needed
information.
The Libraries of the Universityof Florida consistof eight
libraries. Six are in the system known as the George A.
Smathers Libraries of the University of Florida and two
(Health Sciences and Law) are attached to their respective
administrative units. All of the libraries serve all the
University's faculty and students, but each has a special
mission to be the primary support of specific colleges and
degree programs. Because of the interdisciplinary nature
of research, scholars may find collections built in one
library to serve a specific discipline or constituency to be
of great importance to their own research in another
discipline. It most likely will be necessary to use more
than one library to discover all of the resources pertinent
to a particular research interest.
The online catalog, LUIS, eases the difficulty of locating
materials. It can be accessed from offices, laboratories,
and dormitories or homes. It contains about 93% of the
cataloged collections, including Health Sciences and
Law, with exceptions being some older humanities and
social science titles acquired prior to 1975 as well as some
uncataloged special collections and documents. The
latter are available through the Union Card Catalog on the
First Floor of Library West or specialized catalogs in
Special Collections and Documents. Reference staff
throughout the libraries can provide instruction in the use
of LUIS and/or written instructions for self help.
Owing to disciplinary variation in research methods,
the policies enforced and the services offered may differ
from library to library. Most of the libraries have an
advisory board consisting of faculty and students who
advise on the policies and services relating to their library.
Information on local policies is available atthe circulation
and reference desks in each library.
As is common in research libraries, library materials are
housed in a variety of locations depending upon disci-
pline.
*Library West holds most of the humanities and social
science collections, as well as American and foreign
documents and professional collections in support of
business, health and human performance, and journal-
ism.
eSmathers Library holds the Latin American andJudaica
collections, and the Special Collections-rare books
and manuscripts, PK Young Library of Florida History,
and University Archives.
*Marston Science Library holds most of the agricul-
ture, science, and technology collections as well as the
Map Library.
eArchitecture/Fine Arts Library (201 Fine Arts Build-
ing A) holds visual arts, architecture, and building
construction materials.
*Education Library (1500 Norman Hall) holds most of
the education collections.
*Music Library (231 Music Building) holds most music
materials and a collection of recordings.
*Journalism Reading Room holds a small collection of
materials relating to journalism and mass communica-
tion.






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*Health Science Center Library holds major resources
for the medical sciences, related life sciences, and
veterinary medicine.
eLegal Information Center holds major resources for
law and related social sciences.

Together the Libraries hold over 3,000,000 cataloged
volumes, 4,200,000 microforms, 1,000,000 documents,
550,000 maps, and 20,000 computer datasets. The
Libraries have built a number of nationally significant
research collections primarily in support of graduate
research programs. Among them are the Baldwin Library
of Children's Literature which is among the world's
greatest collections of literature for children (Smathers
Library, Special Collections); the Map Library which is an
extensive repository of maps, atlases, aerial photographs,
and remote sensing imagery with particular collection
strengths for the southeastern United States, Florida, Latin
America, and Africa south of the Sahara (Marston Science
Library, Level One); the Isser and Ray Price Library of
Judaica which is the largest collection of its kind in the
Southeast (Smathers Library, fourth floor); and the P.K.
Young Library of Florida History, which is the state's
preeminent Floridiana collection and holds the largest
North American collection of Spanish colonial docu-
ments concerning the southeastern United States as well
as rich archives of prominent Florida politicians (Smathers
Library, Special Collections).
The Libraries also have particularly strong holdings in
architectural preservation and 18th-century American
architecture (AFA), late 19th- and early-20th-century
German state documents from 1850-1940 (Library West),
Latin American art and architecture (AFA and Smathers
Library), national bibliographies (Library West, Refer-
ence), U.S. Census information, especially in electronic
format (Library West, Documents), the rural sociology of
Florida and tropical and subtropical agriculture collec-
tions (Marston Science Library), English and American
Literature (Library West), and U.S. Documents (Library
West, Documents).
All students and faculty are provided library services
upon presentation of the University of Florida machine
readable ID card. This card is used to circulate books, to
borrow reserves, and to establish identity for other library
services such as Interlibrary Loan and online searching.
Reference service is provided to library users in each
library and is also available via telephone and E-Mail. All
of the libraries provide special services to assist handi-
capped students and faculty in their use of the libraries;
information is available at all circulation desks. At the
beginningof each semester, the Libraries offer orientation
programs designed to teach those new to campus what
services are available and how to use them. Schedules are
posted in each library at the beginning of each term.
Individual assistance is available at the reference desk in
each library. In addition, instructional librarians will
work with faculty and teaching assistants to develop and
present course specific library instruction sessions. In-
struction coordinators are available in Humanities and
Social Science Reference in Library West, in Marston
Science Library, and in the branches.
Subject specialists, who work closely with faculty and
graduate students to select materials for the collections,
also advise graduate students and other researchers who
need specialized bibliographic knowledge to define what
information resources are available locally and nationally
to support specific research. A list of subject specialists is


available at reference desks and users may schedule a
meeting with the appropriate specialist.
The Libraries are members of the Research Libraries
Group and the Center for Research Libraries which gives
faculty and students access to many major scholarly
collections. In addition, the libraries are linked to major
national and international databases such as RLIN, OCLC,
NEXIS/LEXIS, DIALOGUE, and QUESTEL. Many materi-
alsthatare not held on campus can be quickly located and
borrowed through one of the cooperative programs to
which the Libraries belong. Consult with a reference
librarian to take advantage of these services. Publications
describing specialized services are available at reference
and circulation desks throughout the Libraries.
Current information regarding library hours may be
obtained by calling the desired library (392-0341 for
Library West and Smathers, 392-2758 for Marston Sci-
ence Library).




MAJOR ANALYTICAL INSTRUMENTATION
CENTER (MAIC)


The Major Analytical Instrumentation Center (MAIC)
was established in 1982 to help make available complex
modern analytical instrumentation and to promote its
efficient usage on the campus and in the state. This is
accomplished by coordinating campuswide usage, help-
ing to provide resources for maintenance, upgrading
existing instruments and developing new techniques,
planning purchases of major new instruments, training
and supervising users, and providing professional scien-
tists to supervise the solution of individual problems.
Center personnel also direct users to other campus facili-
ties, if necessary. For example, the Institute of Food and
Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) and the Departmentof Chem-
istry both have a number of analytical facilities that are
available to some users.
The instruments involved include several electron mi-
croscopes (TEM, SEM, AEM) with full analytical and
imaging capabilities, instruments directed toward surface
analysis (i.e., AES, ISS, SIMS and XPS, RBS, PIXE, and
NRA), and several mass spectrometers.
Education and training are achieved by a variety of
means. The MAIC offers short courses annually in several
specialized areas, e.g., scanning electron microscopy,
transmission electron microscopy, vacuum technology,
surface science, and optical microscopy. These are open
both for graduate credit and to those outside the Univer-
sity community. (The Chemistry Department, IFAS, and
the Engineering and Industrial Experiment Station also
regularly offer several short courses of a complementary
nature.) Some individually supervised training directed
by Center personnel is available to graduate students.
The overall aim of the MAIC isthusto make possible the
solution of any scientific or technological problem that
requires state-of-the-art analytical instrumentation and to
make these capabilities accessible to all University and
state personnel. Cooperation with state industries is also
encouraged where this is legal and appropriate.
The administration and professional staff of the MAIC
are located in 217 Materials Science and Engineering
Buildingwhere further information may be obtained upon
request.





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MONOGRAPH SERIES

The Graduate School sponsors two monograph series
devoted to the publication of research primarily by pres-
ent and former members of the scholarly community of
the University. The Social Sciences Monographs are
published each year with subjects drawn from anthropol-
ogy, economics, history, political science, sociology,
education, geography, law, and psychology. The Hu-
manities Monographs are published each year with sub-
jects drawn from art, language and literature, music,
philosophy, and religion.



FLORIDA MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY

The Florida Museum of Natural History was created by
an act of the Legislature in 1917 as a department of the
University of Florida. Through its affiliation with the
University, it carried dual responsibility as the Florida
museum and the University museum.
The Museum is located at the corner of Museum Road
and Newell Drive in a modern facility completed in 1970.
The public halls are open from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.,
Tuesday through Saturday, and 1 to 4 p.m. on Sundays.
The Museum is closed on Christmas Day. There is no
admission charge.
The Museum operates as a center of research in anthro-
pology and natural history. Its accessory functions as an
educational arm of the University are carried forward
through interpretive displays and scientific publications.
Under the administrative control of the director are the
three departments of the Museum: Natural Sciences,
staffed by scientists and technicians concerned with the
study and expansion of the research collections of ani-
mals; Anthropology, whose staff members are concerned
with the study of historic and prehistoric people and their
cultures; Interpretation, staffed by specialists in the inter-
pretation of knowledge through museum exhibit tech-
niques and education programs. Members of the scientific
and educational staff of the Museum hold dual appoint-
ments in appropriate teaching departments. Through these
appointments, they participate in both undergraduate and
graduate teaching programs.
The Allyn Museum of Entomology, Sarasota, is part of
the Department of Natural Sciences of the Florida Mu-
seum of Natural History. The combined Sarasota and
Gainesville holdings in Lepidoptera rank the Allyn Mu-
seum of Entomology as the largest in the western hemi-
sphere and the premier Lepidoptera research center in the
world. The Allyn Museum publishes the Bulletin of the
Allyn Museum of Entomology and sponsors the Karl
Jordan Medal. The Allyn Collection serves as a major
source for taxonomic and biogeographic research by a
number of Museum and Department of Zoology faculty
and students, as well as a great many visiting entomolo-
gists from around the world.
The Swisher Memorial Tract and the Ordway Preserve
are adjacent pieces of land totalling some 9,300 acres.
The land includes an array of habitats including marsh,
lakes, sandhills, and mesic hammocks. Jointly admini-
stered by the School of Forest Resources and Conserva-
tion and the Florida Museum of Natural History, this area
supports several research activities centering on the ecol-
ogy of threatened species and the restoration of the native
longleaf pine growth in the sandhills. Thesis and disserta-


tion research projects consistent with the aims of the
preserve are actively encouraged.
The herbarium of the University of Florida is also a part
of the Museum. It contains over 150,000 specimens of
vascular plants and 170,000 specimens of nonvascular
plants. In addition, the herbarium operates a modern gas
chromatographic/mass spectrometer laboratory for the
study and identification of natural plant products.
The research collections are under the care of curators
who encourage the scientific study of the Museum's
holdings. Materials are constantly being added to the
collections both through gifts from friends and as a result
of research activities of the Museum staff. The archaeo-
logical and ethnological collections are noteworthy, par-
ticularly in the aboriginal and Spanish colonial material
remains from the southeastern United States and the
Caribbean. There are extensive study collections of birds,
mammals, mollusks, reptiles, amphibians, fish, inverte-
brate and vertebrate fossils, plant fossils, and a bioacous-
tic archive consisting of original recordings of animal
sounds. Opportunities are provided for students, staff, and
visiting scientists to use the collections. Research and field
work are presently sponsored in the archaeological, pale-
ontological, and zoological fields. Students interested in
these specialties should make application to the appropri-
ate teaching department. Graduate assistantships are avail-
able in the Museum in areas emphasized in its research
programs.

UNIVERSITY PRESS OF FLORIDA

The University Press of Florida is the official scholarly
publishing agency of the State University System of Florida.
The Press, which operates with a single staff located just
off the University of Florida campus at 15 NW 15th Street,
reports to the President of the University, who supervises
the Press on behalf of the nine state universities. The
statewide Council of Presidents is the governing board for
the Press.
An editorial committee, made up of a faculty represen-
tative from each of the nine state universities, determines
whether manuscripts submitted to it meet the academic,
scholarly, and programmatic standards of the Press. The
committee is currently chaired by the Provost of the
University of Florida. The Director of the Press has the
discretion to decide which of the manuscripts, receiving
the approval of the faculty editorial committee, will be
published.
The Press publishes scholarly works of intellectual
distinction and significance, books that contribute to
improving the quality of higher education in Florida, and
books of general and regional interest and usefulness to
the people of Florida, reflecting their rich historical,
cultural, and intellectual heritage and resources. The
editorial program of the Press also cultivates areas that
reflect the academic strengths of the nine member univer-
sities.
The Press publishes works in the following fields:
international affairs; the Caribbean and Latin America;
Africa; the Middle East; southern archaeology, history,
and culture; Native Americans; folklore; postmodern
literary theory and contemporary continental letters; the
Middle Ages; philosophy; women's studies; ethnicity;
natural history and agriculture; health sciences; the fine
arts; poetry.
Submissions are not invited in prose fiction or the
physical sciences.









Manuscripts may be submitted to the Senior Editor,
University Press of Florida, 15 NW 15th Street, Gaines-
ville, FL 32611.




INTERDISCIPLINARY GRADUATE
STUDIES

INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

As the oldest and largest institution of higher education
in a state at the leading edge of a rapidly changing global
environment, the University of Florida has a comprehen-
sive commitment to excellence in international educa-
tion. It extends from foreign language instruction, area
studies programs, study abroad opportunities, and inter-
national exchanges into every facet of its teaching, re-
search, and service. The University is dedicated to serving
the international interests of Florida and the nation and to
preparing its students for the global challenges and oppor-
tunities of the 21st century.
Duringthe last three decades, the Universityof Florida's
commitment to international studies has expanded rap-
idly. This expansion has resulted in the creation of a
Center for Latin American Studies, a Center for African
Studies, a Center for Tropical Agriculture, a Center for
International Student and Faculty Exchanges, a program
in international relations, and an English Language Insti-
tute for speakers of other languages. Programs in African
and Asian Languages and Literatures, Soviet and East
European Studies, and West European Studies have been
added to the undergraduate curriculum. The University of
Florida has participated in programs of assistance and
development in many major areas of the world: Africa,
South America, Middle America, and Southeast Asia.
There has also been a.increase in the number of faculty
members involved in teaching and in research within the
field of international studies.
In January 1971, the University opened the $1.6 million
federally funded Graduate School and International Stud-
ies Building, Linton E. Grinter Hall. The modern four-story
building contains faculty offices, study cubicles, and
seminar rooms, as well as the offices of the Graduate
School, the Division of Sponsored Research, the Center
for African Studies, Program in African and Asian Lan-
guages and Literatures, Center for Jewish Studies, and the
Center for Latin American Studies.
As an indication of the University's continuing commit-
ment to international studies and its importance to all
areas of graduate education, in September 1991, the
Provost created the Office of International Studies with
the charge of developing and coordinating the interna-
tional activities of the University. The Director of this
office represents the University on councils and commit-
tees related to international academic activities, projects,
and enterprises.
The Center for African Studies, one of nine National
Resource Centers on Africa, funded, in part, under Title VI
of the Higher Education Act, directs and coordinates
interdisciplinary instruction, research, and outreach re-
lated to Africa. In cooperation with participating depart-
ments throughout the University, the Center offers a
Certificate in African Studies at both the master's and
doctoral levels. The curriculum provides a broad founda-


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tion for students preparing for teaching or other profes-
sional careers in which a knowledge of Africa is essential.
Graduate Fellowships and Assistantships.-Students
admitted to the Graduate School in pursuit of degrees
offered by participating departments are eligible to com-
pete for graduate assistantships and Title VI Foreign
Language and Area Studies fellowships.
ExtracurricularActivities.-The Center sponsors an an-
nual conference on an African topic, a weekly collo-
quium series-BARAZA-with invited speakers, and a
biweekly film series. The Carter Lectures on Africa are
held throughout the academic year. The Center also
directs an extensive out-reach program addressed to
public schools, community colleges, and universities
nationwide.
Library Resources.-The Center for African Studies
provides direct support for African library acquisitions to
meet the instructional and research needs of its faculty
and students. The Africana Collection numbers over
50,000 volumes. The Map Library contains 360,000 maps
and 165,000 serial photographs and satellite images and
is among the top five academic African map libraries in
the U.S.
.African Art.-The Center regularly sponsors exhibits in
the Grinter Galleries. The University Gallery holds an
extensive collection of African sculpture and textiles. The
Rosenbloom Collection, 37 pieces of African sculpture, is
housed in the Florida Museum of Natural History. The
Department of Art holds approximately 5,000 African art
slides.
Graduate Certificate Program.-The Center for African
Studies, in cooperation with participating departments
offers a Certificate in African Studies in conjunction with
the master's and doctoral degrees.
Requirements for the Certificate in African Studies with
a master's degree are (a) at least 18 credits of course work
in a departmental major, 15 of which should relate to
Africa; (b) 9 credits of course work related to Africa and
distributed in at least two other departments; and (c) a
thesis on an African topic.
Requirements for the Certificate in African Studies with
the doctoral degree are (a) the doctoral requirements of
the major department; (b) 18 credits of course work
related to Africa in two or more other departments; (c) a
dissertation on an African topic based on field work in
Africa; (d) knowledge of a language appropriate to the
area of specialization.
Inquiries about the various programs and activities of
the Center should be addressed to the Director, Center for
African Studies, 470 Grinter Hall.
International Relations, a field of specialization lead-
ing to the M.A. and Ph.D. degrees, is offered through the
Department of Political Science. In addition to the M.A.
and Ph.D. with a major in political science which may
include a field in international relations, the University
offers an M.A. and Ph.D. with a major in political sci-
ence-international relations. The political science-
international relations program is designed to provide
professional education to those whose primary interest is
a career in foreign relations, whether in the public or
private sector. Requirements for the M.A. are an interdis-
ciplinary core of 12 credits and 27 credits in three
discipline-based tracks. Two of the three tracks must be in
political science; the third may be chosen from a wide
range of disciplines, including economics, journalism,
agriculture, statistics, computer sciences, or area studies.
For the Ph.D., the student must complete the require-





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ments for the M.A. and then has the option of taking (1)
either three fields in political science or (2) two fields in
political science and a third in another discipline.
The Center for Latin American Studies coordinates
teaching, research, and service activities related to Latin
America and the Caribbean.
MasterofArts Degree in Latin American Studies. -The
master's degree offered through the Center is available in
two versions, both of which require a 15-credit major
concentration. The disciplinary concentration empha-
sizes training and research in area and language studies,
which develop a greater understanding of Latin America's
cultures and societies. Students concentrate in one de-
partment, which may beAnthropology, Economics, Food
and Resource Economics, Geography, History, Political
Science, Romance Languages and Literatures (Spanish),
or Sociology. This option is especially suited to the needs
of students who wish to obtain a well-rounded back-
ground in Latin American Studies before pursuing the
Ph.D. in a specialized discipline.
The topical concentration clusters course work and
research around a thematic field focusing on contempo-
rary Latin American problems. Students may concentrate
in Brazilian studies, Caribbean studies, international com-
munications, museum studies, population studies, tropi-
cal agriculture, and tropical conservation and develop-
ment. This option builds on prior professional or admin-
istrative experiences and prepares students for technical
and professional work related to Latin America and the
Caribbean.
Other requirements, common to both options, are (1)
12 credits of Latin American area and language courses in
two other departments, including one semester of LAS
6938; (2) a reading, writing, and speaking knowledge of
one Latin American language (Spanish, Portuguese,
Aymara, or Haitian Creole); and (3) a thesis on an interdis-
ciplinary Latin American topic.
Although the M.A. in Latin American studies is a
terminal degree, many past recipients have entered the
Ph.D. programs in related disciplines from which they
prepare for university teaching careers. Other graduates
are employed in the foreign service, educational and
research institutions, international organizations, govern-
ment agencies, nonprofit corporations, and private com-
panies in the United States and Latin America.
Prerequisites for admission to the program are (1) a
baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or uni-
versity; (2) a grade average of B for all upper-division
undergraduate work; (3) a combined verbal-quantitative
score of 1000 on the Graduate Record Examination; (4) a
TOEFL score of 550 for nonnative speakers of English; and
(5) a basic knowledge of either Spanish or Portuguese.
Graduate Certificates in Latin American Studies. -
Master's students may earn a Certificate in Latin American
Studies along with a degree in agriculture, architecture,
business administration, education, fine arts, journalism
and communications, and liberal arts and sciences. The
requirements for thesis degree candidates are (1) 20
credits of Latin American course work in the major
department; (2) 6 credits of Latin American course work
in another department, including one semester of LAS
6938; (3) a reading knowledge of a Latin American
language; and (4) a thesis on a Latin American topic.
Certificate requirements for nonthesis degree candi-
dates are (1) a Latin American focus within the major
department; (2) 12 credits of Latin American courses in
two other departments, including one semester of LAS


6938; and (3) a reading knowledge of a Latin American
language.
Advanced Graduate Certificate in Latin American Stud-
ies.-The Center offers a Certificate in Latin American
Studies for Ph.D. candidates in agriculture, anthropology,
business administration, economics, education, food and
resource economics, geography, history, political sci-
ence, sociology, and Spanish. Requirements are (1) a
Latin American concentration within the major depart-
ment; (2) 20 credits of Latin American courses in two other
departments, including one semester of LAS 6938; (3) a
reading, writing, and speaking knowledge of one Latin
American language and a reading knowledge of another;
(4) six months' residence in Latin America devoted to
dissertation research; and (5) a dissertation on a Latin
American topic.
Graduate Fellowships and Assistantships.-In addition
to University fellowships and assistantships, the Centerfor
Latin American Studies administers financial assistance
from outside sources, including Title VI fellowships.
Research.-The Center supports several research and
training programs that provide research opportunities and
financial support for graduate students, especially in the
Amazonian, Andean, and Caribbean regions.
Library Resources.-The University of Florida libraries
contain more than 260,000 volumes of printed works as
well as manuscripts, maps, and microforms dealing with
Latin America. Approximately 80 percent of the Latin
American collection is in Spanish, Portuguese, and French.
Holdings represent all disciplines and areas of Latin
America but are strongest in the social sciences, history,
and literature, and in the Caribbean, circum-Caribbean,
and Brazilian areas, with increasing strength in the An-
dean and Southern Cone regions.
Other Activities.-The Center sponsors conferences,
colloquia, and cultural events; supports publication of
scholarly works; provides educational outreach service;
and cooperates with other campus units in overseas
research and training activities. The Center also admini-
sters summer programs in Brazil and Mexico.
For further information on the Center's programs and
activities, please contact the Director of the Center for
Latin American Studies, 319 Grinter Hall.

The Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS) is a con-
sortium of 52 major educational and research institutions
in the United States and abroad, created to promote
understanding of tropical environments and their intelli-
gent use by people. The University of Florida is a charter
member. Graduate field courses in tropical biology and
ecology, agricultural ecology, population biology, and
forestry are offered in Costa Rica during the spring and
summer terms. Students are selected on a competitive
basis from all OTS member institutions.
A University of Florida graduate student may register for
eight credits in an appropriate departmental course cross-
listed with OTS, e.g., BOT 6951 or PCB 6357C. The
University of Florida does not require tuition for OTS
courses. Registration is on the host campus. However,
students on Graduate Assistantships must be registered at
the University of Florida-as well. Research grants are
available through OTS. Further information may be ob-
tained from University of Florida representatives to the
OTS board of directors, located in 422 Carr Hall and 3028
McCarty Hall.
The Center for Tropical Agriculture, within the Insti-
tute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, seeks to stimulate









interest in research and curriculum related to the tropical
environment and its development.
Minor in Tropical Agriculture.-An interdisciplinary
minor in tropical agriculture may be planned at both the
master's and doctoral levels by students majoring in
agriculture, forestry, and other fields where knowledge of
the tropics is relevant. The minor may include courses
treating characteristics of the tropics: its soils, water,
vegetation, climate, agricultural production, and the lan-
guage and culture of tropical countries.
Certificate in Tropical Agriculture (CTA).-A program
for a specialization (with certificate) in tropical agriculture
for graduate students is available through the College of
Agriculture. Application brochures are available from the
Office of the Dean for Resident Instruction (College of
Agriculture), 1001 McCarty Hall.
The CTA is designed to prepare students for work in
both the biological and social aspects of tropical agricul-
ture. Students entering the program will receive individ-
ual counseling to insure that each receives appropriate
course work, language preparation, and (if desired) expe-
rience in a foreign country.
The CTA requires a minimum of 12 credit hours. The
"typical" certificate program will consist of 12 to 24
credits. These hours may, with approval from regular
graduate committees, also count toward the M.S. or Ph.D.
Students from all academic backgrounds who have career
interests in tropical agriculture are encouraged to con-
sider the CTA. The CTA Steering Committee will counsel
individual students into appropriate biological, agricul-
tural, social, and management courses.
Students in the. CTA program are required to demon-
strate proficiency in a second language. A score on the
Foreign Service Institute (FSI) Language Examination of 1 +
or higher, or a comparable score on a similar examination
(if taken within two years of admission to the CTA pro-
gram) will fulfill the language requirement. Otherwise, an
internal language examination will be administered some-
time during the CTA program for each individual student.
While no specific second language is required, Spanish,
French, or Portugese is strongly suggested;
Experience in a foreign country is not a requisite for the
CTA. It is, however, strongly encouraged. A proposal,
filed at least one semester in advance of foreign work, is
required for credit under the CTA program.
Research.-The Center provides research grants to
faculty members and their graduate students and assists in
the coordination of interdisciplinary research funded
elsewhere. Development assistance contracts in agricul-
ture and related fields frequently have research compo-
nents.
Student Support.-Students within the College of Agri-
culture and the School of Forest Resources and Conserva-
tion pursuing a minor in tropical agriculture are eligible
for research grants awarded by the Center through aca-
demic departments.
OtherActivities.-The Center seeks a broad dissemina-
tion of knowledge about tropical agriculture through the
sponsoring of conferences, short courses, and seminars
featuring leading authorities on the tropics; publication of
books, monographs, and proceedings; and through ac-
quisition of materials for the library and the data bank.

BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

The University of Florida Marine Laboratory at Sea-
horse Key is located 57 miles west of Gainesville on the


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Gulf Coast, 3 miles offshore, opposite Cedar Key. Facili-
ties include a 20x40-foot research and teaching building
and a 10-room residence, with 2 kitchens and a dining-
lounge, which provides dormitory accommodations for
24 persons. The Laboratory, which owns a 32-foot re-
search vessel equipped for offshore work and several
smaller outboard-powered boats for shallow water and
inshore work, is used for research by graduate students
from the various departments of the University.
The Center for Sea Turtle Research conducts research
on all aspects of the biology of sea turtles. Researchers at
the Center, in collaboration with students and faculty of
various departments, take an interdisciplinary approach
to address the complex problems of sea turtle biology and
conservation. Scientists from the Center have investigated
questions of sea turtle biology around the world. Long-
term field studies of the Center are primarily conducted at
two research stations in Costa. Rica and the Bahamas.
Reproductive biology of green turtles is studied at Tortu-
guero, Costa Rica, the site of the largest nesting colony of
green turtles in the Atlantic. Studies on the biology ofthree
species of sea turtles are conducted at a natural feeding
area on Great Inagua, Bahamas. For further information,
contact the Director, Center for Sea Turtle Research, 223
Bartram.
The Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney Laboratory (WL) is
the institute for marine biomedical research and biotech-
nology of the University of Florida. Since its founding in
1974, the Whitney Laboratory, near St. Augustine, has
been dedicated to the use of marine organisms for solving
fundamental problems in experimental marine biology.
The academic staff of the Laboratory consists of 10
permanent faculty members, with 30 to 40 associates,
students, and visiting scientists. Dr. Michael J. Greenberg
has been the Director since 1981.
Fields of research at the WL include chemosensory and
visual physiology and biochemistry, synaptology, devel-
opmental and cell biology, molecular biology, toxicol-
ogy, and peptide pharmacology. Research animals range
phylogenetical ly from jellyfish to aquatic vertebrates. The
common theme unifying this diversity is a focus on
communication between cells and tissues, i.e., the inter-
actions of cell membranes with signaling molecules.
Research at the Whitney Laboratory attracts graduate
students and visiting scientists from across the U.S. and
from abroad. Students enroll in the graduate programs of
the Departments of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Neuros-
cience, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Physiology, or
Zoology. Their course work (in Gainesville) and their
dissertation research (at the Whitney Lab) are guided by
scientists from the WL who are graduate faculty members
of University of Florida teaching departments. An under-
graduate research training program at the Laboratory is
sponsored by both private and governmental agencies.
The Laboratory is situated on a narrow barrier island,
with both the Atlantic Ocean and the Intercoastal Water-
way within a few hundred feet of the facility. The campus
is in the town of Marineland, about 18 miles south of St.
Augustine, and 80 miles east of Gainesville.
For further information, contact the Scientific Director,
C.V. Whitney Laboratory, 9505 Ocean Shore Blvd., St.
Augustine, Florida 32086-8623, telephone (904) 461-
4000, FAX 461-4008.

AGROFORESTRY
The agroforestry interdisciplinary specialization is ad-
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School of Forest Resources and Conservation. It offers
facilities for interdisciplinary graduate education (M.S.,
Ph.D.) by combining course work and research around a
thematic field focusing on agroforestry, especially in the
context of tropical land use. Students seeking admission
to the specialization should have a degree in one of the
relevant fields such as agronomy, forestry, horticulture,
soil science, or social sciences. They should apply to the
School of Forest Resources and Conservation or another
department that closely represents their background and
interest. Students have the flexibility to plan their course
work, with focus on agroforestry, out of a wide range of
courses from several related disciplines. Thesis research
can be undertaken in Florida or overseas. Degrees will be
awarded through the departments in which the candi-
dates are enrolled, the emphasis on agroforestry being
reflected by the courses taken and the dissertation topic.
Further information may be obtained from the Agro-
forestry Program Leader at 118 Newins-Ziegler Hall;
(904) 392-4851.


CELL STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION IN HEALTH AND
DISEASE

Interdisciplinary graduate study in cell structure and
function in health and disease provides students with a
strong background in the application of morphological,
molecular, biophysical, genetic, and immunological ap-
proaches to basic problems relating to cell function. The
interdisciplinary nature of the specialization permits a
broad spectrum of research opportunities tailored to the
specific needs of each student.
Approximately 50 faculty members participate in the
program. Research areas include developmental biology,
gametogenesis, intracellular targeting, molecular organi-
zation and function of organelles, cytoskeleton, signal
transduction, action of hormones and neurotransmitters,
energy metabolism and control, visual biochemistry, cel-
lular and molecular immunology, biomembranes/mem-
brane transport, molecular basis of disease, cancer biol-
ogy, and mechanisms of viral infection. Prerequisites
include a basic course in cell biology, biochemistry, and
physical chemistry or equivalents.
During the first year the student takes courses in Cell
and Tissue Biology (GMS 5621), Molecular Biology or
Genetics (BCH 6415 or GMS 6152). Three research
rotations are required, starting at the end of the first
semester and completed by the beginning'of the second
year. At this time the student selects one of the depart-
ments in the College of Medicine that will represent his or
her major area.
In the second year, the student also selects a dissertation
chair and committee and takes Advanced Physical Bio-
chemistry (BCH 6740) and two courses to fulfill major
departmental requirements. The student should also com-
plete the qualifyingexaminations, oral and written, which
are administered by members of the interdisciplinary
faculty and the chosen department. During the third and
fourth years and beyond, if necessary, the student com-
pletes departmental requirements and completes and
defends the dissertation research.
In addition to the above requirements, students will be
expected to participate in research discussion groups to
be organized by the interdisciplinary faculty, as well as
departmental journal clubs. Student teaching, if any, will
be determined by the individual departments. For addi-


tional information, write to College of Medicine, Box J-
266, JHMHSC.

CENTER FOR CHEMICAL PHYSICS

The Center, with the participation of the faculty of the
Departments of Chemistry, Physics, and Chemical Engi-
neering, is concerned with graduate education and re-
search in the theoretical, experimental, and computa-
tional aspects of problems in the borderline between
chemistry and physics. Graduate students join one of the
above departments and follow a special curriculum. The
student receives, in addition to the Ph.D. degree, a
Certificate in Chemical Physics. For information, contact
the Director, Williamson Hall.

ENGINEERING: STATE CENTER

The College of Engineering has established an off-
campus graduate engineering education center at Eglin
Air Force Base where qualified personnel may enroll in
courses leading to the master's degree. For admission to
the graduate program, the prospective student must file an
application with the Graduate School as outlined in the
Admissions section of this Catalog.
For additional information, visit the Eglin Air Force
Base, or write the Dean, College of Engineering, Univer-
sity of Florida.

THE FLORIDA ENGINEERING EDUCATION DELIVERY
SYSTEM (FEEDS)

The Florida Engineering Education Delivery System
(FEEDS) is a cooperative effort to deliver graduate engi-
neering courses and degree programs via video delivery
to engineers throughout Florida. Along with the Univer-
sity of Florida, participating universities include the col-
leges of engineering at Florida State University/Florida
A&M University, Florida Atlantic University, Florida In-
ternational University, the University of Central Florida,
and the University of South Florida and the cooperating
centers at the University of North Florida and the Univer-
sity of West Florida. Graduate students associated with
any of these universities have access to the graduate
engineering courses offered via the FEEDS throughout the
state during the school term. Students wishing to be
admitted to the FEEDS program or wishing to register for
classes at the University of Florida should do so by
contacting the FEEDS Coordinator, E111 CSE Building.
Students pursuing a degree through the College of Engi-
neering at the University of Florida are governed by its
requirements, the department to which they have been
admitted, and the Graduate School.

CENTER FOR GERONTOLOGICAL STUDIES

Through the Center for Gerontological Studies, stu-
dents and faculty from diverse disciplines may study or
conduct research in gerontology.
Programs are developed both within and outside the
University to benefit older persons and to develop career-
related experiences for graduate and professional stu-
dents. The Center for Gerontological Studies offers the
Graduate Certificate in Gerontology for master's, special-
ist, and doctoral students in conjunction with graduate
programs in a variety of disciplines and professions.









Certificate requirements include a minimum of 12 hours
in approved gerontology courses and an approved inter-
disciplinary research project in gerontology or a topic
related to geriatrics. A limited number of graduate assis-
tantships for students accepted into the Graduate Certifi-
cate in Gerontology program are available from the
Center.
The Center disseminates information derived from re-
search on gerontology-related aspects of anthropology,
architecture, biology, economics, education, geography,
health administration, humanities, law, medicine, nurs-
ing, nutrition, occupational therapy, psychology, recrea-
tion, sociology, and other fields. Courses in gerontology
are available in the above areas.
The Center sponsors special conferences on gerontol-
ogy and several in-service training workshops and semi-
nars for academic and continuing education credit.
For information about the Center's Graduate Certificate
Program, write to the Director, Center for Gerontological
Studies, 3355 Turlington Hall.



HEALTH PHYSICS AND MEDICAL PHYSICS

Twoallied interdisciplinary options, health physicsand
medical physics, are offered as a cooperative effort of the
Departments of Environmental Engineering Sciences and
Nuclear Engineering Sciences, College of Engineering,
and the College of Medicine. Degrees are granted by the
College of Engineering and include Master of Science,
Master of Engineering, Engineer, and Doctor of Philoso-
phy.
Health Physics is the science devoted to protecting man
and the environment from the harmful effects of radiation
while permitting its beneficial use. Students may seek
admission to either the Department of Environmental
Engineering Sciences or the Department of Nuclear Engi-
neering Sciences. The study program includes depart-
mental requirements, common health physics courses
and electives to meet a particular emphasis. Opportuni-
tiesfor research and practical training are available through
cooperation with departments in the health sciences, with
the University's Division of Environmental Health and
Safety, and with industry. The University of Florida is
approved for participation in a variety of Department of
Energy Fellowship Programs, including health physics,
radioactive waste, and environmental restoration. Pro-
spective students are eligible for Institute of Nuclear
Power Operations fellowships, Health Physics Society
fellowships, and numerous research supported assistant-
ships. For additional information contact either the De-
partment of Environmental Engineering Sciences or the
Department of Nuclear Engineering Sciences.
Medical Physics is concerned with the applications of
physical energy concepts and methods to the diagnosis
and treatment of human disease. Students enroll in the
Department of Nuclear Engineering Sciences. Students
interested in the radiation protection aspects of the appli-
cation of radioactivity or radiation in the healing arts may
enroll in either the Department of Environmental Engi-
neering Sciences or the Department of Nuclear Engineer-
ing Sciences. Formal courses include department core
requirements, a radiation biology course, a block of
medical physics courses taught by Nuclear Engineering
Sciences, Department of Radiology, and Department of
Radiation Oncology faculty, and one or more health


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physics courses. In addition, the program includes clini-
cal internships in the Departments of Radiology and
Radiation Oncology. Research opportunities and finan-
cial support exist in the form of faculty research and
projects related to patient care.




OAK RIDGE ASSOCIATED UNIVERSITIES

The University of Florida is a member of Oak Ridge
Associated Universities (ORAU), a nonprofit education
and research management corporation of 48 colleges and
universities. ORAU, which was established in 1946,
conducts programs of research, education, information,
and human resource development for a variety of govern-
ment and private organizations. It makes extensive use of
the facilities and resources of the Oak Ridge National
Laboratory and is particularly interested in three areas:
energy, health, and the environment.
Among ORAU's activities are competitive programs to
enable undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty
members to work on research problems at the research
facilities of the United States Department of Energy.
Participants are selected by ORAU and the staffs of the
facilities participating in the ORAU programs. These
include the Oak Ridge National Laboratory; the Oak
Ridge Y-12 Plant; the Oak Ridge Gaseous Diffusion Plant;
the Atmospheric Turbulence and Diffusion Laboratory in
Oak Ridge; the Savannah River Laboratory and Savannah
River Ecology Laboratory in Aiken, South Carolina; the
Comparative Animal Research Laboratory in Oak Ridge;
the Puerto Rico Nuclear Research Center; and the Energy
Research Centers at Bartlesville, Oklahoma, Pittsburgh,
Pennsylvania, and Morgantown, West Virginia. The ORAU
Institute for Energy Analysis, the Special Training Divi-
sion, and the Medical and Health Sciences Division are
also open to qualified students and faculty members.
Graduate.-The ORAU Laboratory Graduate Partici-
pation Program enables a candidate for an advanced
degree, upon completion of all requirements for work-in-
residence except research, to work toward completion of
a research problem and preparation of the thesis at one of
the participating sites.
Faculty.-University of Florida faculty members under
the ORAU Faculty Research Participation Program may
go to a Department of Energy facility for varying periods
.up to three months for advanced study and research. It is
also possible to combine a University of Florida faculty
development grant with a longer ORAU Faculty Research
Participation appointment.
Stipends are available. The student stipends are at fixed
rates that change from time to time. Faculty stipends are
based upon each person's current University salary.
Information and announcements concerningtheORAU-
DOE university-laboratory programs are available in the
offices of the Graduate School. Bulletins also may be
obtained by writing to the University Programs Office,
Oak Ridge Associated Universities, Inc., P.O. Box 117,
Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37830. Final arrangements for
research programs must be jointly approved by the Dean
of the Graduate School and Oak Ridge Associated Uni-
versities.
Interested persons should ask for assistance from Dr. F.
E. Dunnam (256 Grinter Hall, 392-4804), who serves as
the ORAU counselor at the University of Florida.






42 /GENERAL INFORMATION


PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

A complete description of the curriculum in public
administration is included in the departmental listing for
Political Science.


QUANTUM THEORY PROJECT (QTP)

Faculty from the Departments of Chemistry and Physics
participate in QTP, officially the Institute for Theory and
Computation in Molecular and Materials Sciences. The
Institute is concerned with graduate education and re-
search in the theory of the electronic structure, spectros-
copy, and dynamical processes of molecules and materi-
als. This area of research intersects large areas of modern
chemistry, physics, molecular biology, and materials
sciences, and uses large scale computing as an essential
tool for precise numerical solution of complex dynamical
equations, for novel graphical display, and for simulation
studies.
Graduate students in chemistry and physics are eligible
for this specialization and follow a special curriculum. For
information contact the Director, Williamson Hall.

TOXICOLOGY

The Center for Environmental and Human Toxicology
serves as the focal point for activities concerning the
effects of chemicals on human and animal health. The
Center's affiliated faculty is composed of approximately
20 to 30 scientists and clinicians, interested in elucidating
the mechanisms of chemical-induced toxicity, and is
drawn from the Colleges of Medicine, Veterinary Medi-
cine, and Engineering, and the Institute of Food and
Agricultural Sciences. The broadly based, interdiscipli-
nary expertise provided by this faculty is also used to
address complex issues related to the protection of public
health and the environment.
Students who wish to receive graduate training in
interdisciplinary toxicology leading to a Ph.D. enroll
through one of the participating graduate programs, such
as Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Pathology and Labo-
ratory Medicine, Animal Science, Medicinal Chemistry,
Veterinary Medical Sciences, or Food Science and Hu-
man Nutrition. The number of graduate programs in-
volved in interdisciplinary, toxicology, as well as the
variety of perspectives provided by their disciplines,
allows a great deal of flexibility in providing a plan of
graduate study to meet an individual student's interests
and goals in toxicology. Student course work and disser-
tation research are guided by the Center's researchers and
affiliated faculty who are also members of the graduate
faculty of the student's major department. Dissertation
research may be conducted either in the student's depart-
ment, or at the Toxicology Laboratory facilities located at
the Center. For additional information, please write to the
Director, Center for Environmental and Human Toxicol-
ogy, 1 Progress Blvd., Box 17, Alachua, Florida 32615.


RESEARCH ORGANIZATIONS

FLORIDA AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT
STATION

The Florida Agricultural Experiment Station is respon-
sible for research dealing with all phases of Florida's


agricultural production, processing, and marketing. Re-
search is also conducted on natural resource topics,
human nutrition, veterinary medicine, and environment-
related matters. This statewide research program includes
activities by departments located on the Gainesville cam-
pus as well as on the campuses of Research and Education
Centers and Agricultural Research and Education Centers
throughout the state. Close cooperation with numerous
Florida agriculturally related agencies and organizations
is maintained to provide research support for Florida's
broad variety of crops and commodities.
The Land-Grant philosophy of research, extension, and
teaching is strongly supported and administered by the
Vice President for Agriculture and Natural Resources. The
Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, under his
leadership, comprises the Florida Agricultural Experiment
Station, the Cooperative Extension Service, and the Col-
lege of Agriculture, each functioning under a dean. Many
of the IFAS faculty have joint appointments between
areas.
Funds for graduate assistants are made available to
encourage graduate training and professional scientific
improvement.
Research at the main station is conducted within 20
areas-Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural and Exten-
sion Education, Agronomy, Animal Science, Dairy Sci-
ence, Entomology and Nematology, Food and Resource
Economics, Food Science and Human Nutrition, Forest
Resources and Conservation, 4-H and Other Youth Pro-
grams, Fruit Crops, Home Economics, Microbiology and
Cell Science, Environmental Horticulture, Plant Pathol-
ogy, Poultry Science, Soil Science, Statistics, Vegetable
Crops, and Veterinary Medicine. In addition to the above,
there are additional units vital to research programs,
namely, Editorial, Facilities Operations, Planning and
Business Affairs, Sponsored Programs, Personnel, and
Federal Affairs.
The locations of the major Research and Education
Centers are Belle Glade, Bradenton, Fort Lauderdale,
Homestead, Lake Alfred, Quincy, and Sanford. The Agri-
cultural Research and Education Centers are located at
Monticello, Brooksville, Fort Pierce, Immokalee, Dover,
Hastings, Ona, Apopka, Marianna, Live Oak, Leesburg,
Vero Beach, and Jay. A Center for Cooperative Agricul-
tural Programs (CCAP) in Tallahassee is jointly supported
with Florida A&M University.
The Florida Agricultural Experiment Station is cooper-
ating with the Brooksville Beef Cattle Research Station,
Brooksville, a USDA field laboratory, in its beef cattle and
pasture production and management programs and with
the National Weather Service, Ruskin, in the agricultural
weather service for Florida.
In addition to the above, research is conducted through
the IFAS International Programs Office, the Centers for
Natural Resources Programs and for Biomass Energy
Systems, the Center for Environmental Toxicology, and
the Center for Aquatic Plants.

DIVISION OF SPONSORED RESEARCH

The Division of Sponsored Research (DSR) has two
general functions: (1) the promotion and administration of
the sponsored research program and (2) the support of the
total research program of the University for maximum
benefit to the University and the greatest service to the
State of Florida. DSR seeks to stimulate the growth of
research and to expand balanced research efforts through-









out the University. These activities directly support the
graduate program.
Policies and procedures of DSR are developed by a
Board of Directors working with the Vice President for
Research within the administrative policies and proce-
dures of the University. The Graduate Council serves as
adviser on scientific matters and on issues relating to the
graduate program.
All research, grant-in-aid, training, or educational serv-
ice agreement proposals must have the approval of the
Vice President for Research before submission. Subse-
quent negotiations of sponsored awards are executed
under the Vice President's supervision. DSR's manage-
ment of proposal processing and award administration
relieves principal investigators and departments of many
of the detailed administrative and reporting duties con-
nected with sponsored research. DSR also assists re-
searchers in finding sponsors for their projects and dis-
seminates program information, research policies and
regulations, and proposal deadlines throughout the Uni-
versity.
The law establishing the Division of Sponsored Re-
search enables the use of some recovered indirect cost
funds to support innovative research. The DSR Board of
Directors has the responsibility for the award of these
Internal Support Program funds to eligible faculty. For
information, write the Vice President for Research, Divi-
sion of Sponsored Research, 223 Grinter Hall.

FLORIDA ENGINEERING AND INDUSTRIAL
EXPERIMENT STATION

The Florida Engineering and Industrial Experiment Sta-
tion (EIES) developed from early research activities of the
engineering faculty and was officially established in 1941
by the Legislature as an integral part of the College of
Engineering. Its purpose is to organize and promote
research projects of engineering and related sciences,
with special reference to problems that are important to
the development of Florida's industries.
The faculty are working on several important national
and societal problems including automation technologies
and manufacturing sciences; the development of new
materials including biomaterials; communication tech-
nologies; biomedical engineering; computers, informa-
tion processing systems, and software engineering; micro-
electronics, optoelectronics, and lightwave technologies;
conventional and alternative energy technologies; and a
broad spectrum of research related to the "public sector,"
i.e., agricultural, civil, coastal, and environmental engi-
neering. Many of the programs emphasize research in
areas which will help our national competitive posture in
the international marketplace through the improvement
of industrial productivity and/or through the development
of new materials, devices, or processes that would give
the United States a technological edge.

INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDY OF THE
COMMUNICATION PROCESSES

The Institute for Advanced Studyof the Communication
Processes (IASCP) provides opportunities for University
faculty and advanced students to carry out research in the
communication processes. The Institute is interdiscipli-
nary, with membership drawn from the Colleges of Liberal
Arts and Sciences, Engineering, Medicine, Dentistry, Edu-
cation, and Fine Arts. The University of Florida in Gaines-


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ville is its headquarters, but it is structured to serve the
entire State University System. Currently there are active
participants from Florida State University, the University
of South Florida, the University of Miami, and Florida
International University. The IASCP faculty also includes
members located at other universities and research labo-
ratories both within the continental United States and
abroad.
The overall objective of IASCP is the maintenance of a
scientific center of excellence focused on human commu-
nicative behavior. The Institute's program includes (but is
notconfined to) three broad areas: 1) the communicator(s),
i.e., the physiological/ physical/psychological processes
by which individuals generate and transmit communica-
tive signals (speech), 2) the respondentss, and how recep-
tive (hearing) and neural mechanisms function to process
signals within a variety of environments, and 3) the
message, i.e., the codes and signs (language) that consti-
tute the sum total of these communicative messages. The
IASCP faculty includes students and scientists with a
variety of interests and training. Expertise is represented
by the phonetic sciences, speech pathology and audiol-
ogy, psychology, psycholinguistics, linguistics, anthro-
pology, psychoacoustics, auditory neurophysiology, elec-
trical engineering, computer sciences, physics, commu-
nication studies, bilingual communication, biocommu-
nication, dentistry, and medicine.
As stated, IASCP's overall research effort is basically an
interdisciplinary one, but the focus of each investigator's
interests is the advancement of knowledge about human
communication. For information, write the Director, Insti-
tute for Advanced Study of the Communication Processes,
63 Dauer Hall.



INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH
CENTERS

ACCOUNTING RESEARCH CENTER

Established in 1976, the ARC is an integral part of the
Fisher School of Accounting and of the College of Busi-
ness Administration. It serves to develop and promote a
scholarly environment for research in accounting with a
special interest in interdisciplinary research. ARC holds
frequent research seminars, organizes a biennial national
research symposium on accounting and auditing stan-
dards, and publishes the Journal ofAccounting Literature.
For information, contact Director, Accounting Research
Center, 267 Business Building.

CENTER FOR AERONOMY AND OTHER
ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES

The Center (ICAAS) is a community of scholars drawn
from many disciplines represented at the University of
Florida. Each scholar has an established professional
knowledge and research capability in the atmospheric
sciences or in physical, biological, or societal disciplines
that relate closely to our atmospheric environment. As an
interdisciplinary center, ICAAS promotes pure and ap-
plied research in the atmospheric sciences and provides
machinery for translating research into forms relevant to
societal needs. Activities include a diverse range of tropo-
spheric and micrometeorological research as well as





44 /GENERAL INFORMATION


biological, ecological, and technological research related
to the quality of the air. In particular, the development of
clean combustion technologies which foster the energy
needs of Florida and the nation while reducing harmful
atmospheric emissions has been a major ICAAS focus of
the past decade. These activities are dispersed widely in
the Colleges of Engineering, Liberal Arts and Sciences,
Agriculture, Medicine, Law, and Business Administra-
tion.
Interdisciplinary projects of ICAAS encompass (1) stud-
ies of sources, atmospheric transformation, and transport
of acidic substances for a Florida acid rain assessment; (2)
studies of ultraviolet, visible, and infrared radiation levels
reaching the ground for photobiological applications; (3)
evaluation of the environmental impact for the conver-
sion of Florida's oil boilers to coal including development
of interpolated analytic wind roses and pollutant concen-
tration contours for Florida; (4) interplay of energy pro-
duction needs relative to air quality standards including
the technical, scientific, medical, agricultural, psycho-
logical, economic, and legal aspects of the energy/air
quality problems resulting in a monograph "Coal Burning
Issues" on an assessment of the impact of increased coal
use in Florida; and (5) economic and environmental
benefits of co-burning coal, coal-water slurries, biomass,
and waste with natural gas for efficient energy recovery
and reduced emissions. These energy-atmospheric envi-
ronment projects have led to the formation of the Univer-
sity of Florida-Sunland Training Center-Clean Combus-
tion Technology Laboratory (CCTL) which evolved from
joint programs of ICAAS, the Department of Mechanical
Engineering, IFAS Agronomy, and UF analytical depart-
ments. For further information, write the Director, Profes-
sor A.E.S. Green, ICAAS, Space Sciences Research Build-
ing.


CENTER FOR APPLIED MATHEMATICS

The Center consists of faculty from the Departments of
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanics, and Engineering Sci-
ence and of Mathematics. These faculty are interested in
the application of mathematics to research problems in
the physical, engineering, social, and biological sciences.
Codirectors are ProfessorsA.R. Bednarek and U. Kurzweg.



CENTER FOR AQUATIC PLANTS

The Center for Aquatic Plants is a multidisciplinary unit
of the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS).
Established in 1978 by the Florida Legislature, the Center
is the lead agency for coordinating research and educa-
tional programs on aquatic plant ecology and manage-
ment in Florida. The Center is also involved in national
and international research and education programs. The
Center encourages interdisciplinary research focused on
biological, chemical, mechanical, and integrated aquatic
plant management techniques and their impacton aquatic
ecosystems. Scientists associated with the Center special-
ize in aquatic plant ecology, plant pathology, entomol-
ogy, phycology, physiology, fisheries, weed science, and
limnology. Faculty and graduate students are associated
with their respective departments in IFAS. Interested
persons should contact the Director, Center for Aquatic
Plants, 7922 NW 71st Street, Gainesville, Florida 32606.


BRECHNER CENTER FOR FREEDOM OF
INFORMATION

The Center, an endowed division within the College of
Journalism and Communications, sponsors research, sym-
posia about media law issues, and an annual national
competition for excellence in reporting about the First
Amendment, government-held records, or government-
in-the-sunshine. The competition award winner receives
$3,000. The Center also serves as an information clear-
inghouse for developments in mass media law in the state
of Florida. It publishes the Brechner Report, a monthly
media law newsletter, 10 times a year.
The Joseph L. Brechner Eminent Scholar in Freedom of
Information heads the Center and advises students in a
joint degree program leading to the Juris Doctor and the
Master of Arts in Mass Communication. The Center offers
research and editorial assistantships to doctoral students.
The Center opened in 1977 as the Florida Freedom of
Information Clearing House. Its title was changed in
1988.

CENTER FOR BUSINESS ETHICS
EDUCATION AND RESEARCH

The Center for Business Ethics Education and Research
was established in 1990 to increase dissemination of the
knowledge of ethics theory and the application and
practice of such theory as it relates to the institution of
business administration in a dynamic society. The objec-
tives of the Center are (1) to contribute to providing the
foundation for competent, responsible participation in
business, the professions, and government; (2) to contrib-
ute to stimulating interest in social economic and civic
responsibility; (3) to contribute to development of ethical
competence in making business decisions and in evaluat-
ing business policy; (4) to contribute to furthering the
teaching, research, and service mission of the College of
Business Administration.
For information, contact the Director, Center for Busi-
ness Ethics Education and Research, 110 Bryan Hall.

CLINICAL RESEARCH CENTER

The Center, part of the Shands Teaching Hospital,
provides a carefully controlled medical research environ-
ment in which scientists can define and attempt to con-
quer unsolved disease problems affecting humans.
A discrete unit, funded entirely through a grant by the
National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Center is admini-
stered through the College of Medicine of the University
of Florida. The grant provides for a metabolic kitchen and
its staff, a laboratory and staff, nursing and administrative
personnel. The NIH provide coverage of all research
charges for patient care and also support an out-patient
function for the Center.
For information write Clinical Research Center, Box J-
322, J. Hillis Miller Health Science Center.

COMMUNICATION RESEARCH CENTER

The Center, a service and research unit within the
College of Journalism and Communications, conducts
basic and applied research on problems related to mass
communication. Both master's and doctoral students
work as assistants on these projects. The Center provides
consultation and assistance to faculty within the College










and across the University and to individuals and organi-
zations throughout the state. The Center conducts tele-
phone polls, personal interviews, media use and effects
studies, and message-testing research.
The overall objectives of the Center are to assist College
faculty with obtaining funding for basic research and to
train mass communication graduate students in both
applied and basic research. The Center seeks research
projects that help meet these goals. For information, write
Director, Communication Research Center, 2000 Weimer
Hall.

CENTER FOR CONSUMER RESEARCH

The Center conducts basic and applied research on
factors influencing consumer decision-making and be-
havior. It provides an organization through which faculty
members from a number of disciplines may effectively
work together to study the interface between consumers,
private organizations, and policy alternatives. The Center
sponsors a colloquium series involving both University of
Florida faculty and students and scholars from around the
country as well as a working paper and reprint series. For
information, write the Director, Center for Consumer
Research, 342 Matherly Hall.

CENTER FOR DYNAMIC PLASTICITY

The Center conducts research and educational pro-
grams and disseminates information on the behavior of
materials at high rates of deformation. In addition to
structural materials (such as metals, polymers, and com-
posites), the Center is concerned with biological materials
(bones and soft tissues) and with dynamic soil mechanics.
The Center has established a cooperative arrangement
with the University of Bucharest to enhance international
cooperation and exchange of information and personnel.
For information, address the Director, Center for Dynamic
Plasticity, 231 Aero Building.


BUREAU OF ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS
RESEARCH

The Bureau is a service and research center within the
College of Business Administration. Its activities are or-
ganized under four research programs: population, fore-
casting, and local government studies research. Graduate
students are involved as research assistants in these pro-
grams.
The Bureau disseminates the results of its research
through a publication program. Bureau publications in-
clude Florida Statistical Abstract, BEBR Monographs, The
Florida Outlook, Populations Studies, Florida Estimates of
Population, Economic Leaflets, Building Permit Activity
in Florida, and Sales Tax Information. For information,
write the Director, Bureau of Economic and Business
Research, 221 Matherly Hall.

CENTER FOR EXERCISE SCIENCE

This interdisciplinary Center conducts research related
to (1) the immediate and lasting effects of physical activity;
(2) the acquisition, control, and efficiency of human
movement; and (3) the effects of aging and disorders, such
as cardiovascular disease, low back pain, stress, and
weight control, on human performance. Center research-


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ers study various groups and individuals from the handi-
capped to the gifted athlete.
The Center is a research unit of the Colleges of Health
and Human Performance and Medicine with affiliated
faculty from the Division of Cardiology and Departments
of Physiology, Physical Therapy, Orthopedics, and Ger-
ontology at the VA Medical Center. It occupies 7000
square feet of space in Florida Gymnasium. For further
information contact the Director, Center for Exercise
Science, Florida Gymnasium, 392-9575.

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS CENTER

The Financial Institutions Center conducts research on
management and public policy issues regarding financial
intermediaries. Major emphasis is placed on analysis of
the impact of the economic and regulatory environment
on the financial sector.
The Center sponsors research studies by faculty and
graduate students, sponsors doctoral dissertations, and
conducts frequent seminars on these and related issues.
For additional information, contact the Director, Finan-
cial Institutions Center, 327 Business Building.

FLORIDA ARCHITECTURE AND BUILDING
RESEARCH COUNCIL

As the research arm of the College of Architecture, the
Council promotes, encourages, and coordinates research
activities among the College's 10 centers, institutes, and
laboratories and within its 5 academic disciplines: archi-
tecture, building construction, urban and regional plan-
ning, landscape architecture, and interior design. Princi-
pal current research interests of the Council include
architectural acoustical modeling, alternative conflict
management, computer resource mapping, central city
redevelopment, architectural preservation, and construc-
tion management. The Council maintains cooperative
contacts with other departments on campus and with
institutions within the United States, Latin America, and
the Caribbean Basin. For information write to the Direc-
tor, Florida Architecture and Building Research Council,
311 Architecture Building.

FLORIDA INSURANCE RESEARCH CENTER

The Florida Insurance Research Center (FIRC) focuses
on the effects of economic and regulatory issues on both
the Florida and the national insurance market. In this
regard, scholarly research is conducted on insurance
company operations as well as the needs of insurance
consumers. The Center also supports students through
annual scholarships.
Management of the Center is by its Director, and faculty
from other colleges in the University are utilized as the
need arises. For information contact the Director, 329
Business Building.

FLORIDA WATER RESOURCES RESEARCH
CENTER

The Center, funded by the Department of the Interior,
wasestablished in 1964 as a resultof the passageof Public
Law 88-379-The Water Resources Research Act of
1964-"to stimulate, sponsor, provide for, and supple-
ment present programs for conduct of research, investiga-






46 /GENERAL INFORMATION


tion, experiments, and the training of scientists in the
fields of water and of resources which affect water."
Under the administration of the Center, current water
research projects pertaining to the achievement of ade-
quate statewide water resource management and water
quality and quantity are being conducted by faculty at the
University of Florida and at other universities in the state.
For information, write the Director, Florida Water Re-
sources Research Center, 424 A. P. Black Hall.

CENTER FOR HEALTH POLICY RESEARCH

The Center conducts and facilitates collaborative inter-
disciplinary studies focusing on issues relating to laws,
rules and regulations, or other policies generated at the
state or federal level which affect the manner in which
health care services are delivered, funded, administered,
or regulated. Faculty and students from a broad spectrum
of disciplines are encouraged through the Center to
participate in organized research activities funded through
state or federal sources or to provide short-term technical
assistance on specific policy concerns.
A goal of the Center is to develop and maintain data
bases and models which can be utilized to assist in the
analysis of existing and proposed policy alternatives
under a variety of potential future scenarios. Research and
analyses are guided by the principle that better health care
legislation and more effective and efficient health services
delivery will result from anticipating the legal, administra-
tive, economic, social, and ethical consequences of health
policy changes. For information, write to Director, Center
for Health Policy Research, Box J-177, J. Hillis Miller
Health Science Center.



INSTITUTE OF HIGHER EDUCATION

The Institute of Higher Education is an agency within
the College of Education, responsible at the same time to
the Vice President for Academic Affairs, and is defined as
a research and service agency of the University focused
upon higher education. Operating under the Institute are
several organizational structures:The Florida Community
College Interinstitutional Research Council, a consortium
of community colleges in Florida with focus upon institu-
tional and system-wide research; the Community College
Leadership Progam with a focus on developing and
improving administrative leadership in community col-
leges; the State Leadership Program in Higher Education,
a partnership program with Florida State University, for
preparing and improving state agency staff personnel; and
special projects of both research and service orientation
which are assigned from time to time, often on a contract
basis.
Many advanced graduate students find research proj-
ects of their own interests among the many activities of the
IHE. For information, write the Director, Institute of Higher
Education, Norman Hall.



CENTER FOR INFORMATION RESEARCH
The Center (CIR) is responsible for directing, coordinat-
ing, and conducting advanced studies and research ac-
tivities in computer systems technology and information


system sciences as they apply to multiple disciplines. The
Center is staffed by scholars and scientists drawn from
many academic disciplines represented at the University.
The interdisciplinary nature of the CIR creates a stimulat-
ing environment for basic and applied research to seek
new insights into and optimal solutions to engineering,
physical, biological, medical, management, environ-
mental, and social problems. The Center staff is con-
cerned with solving timely and relevant problems by
using modern computer technology and the latest devel-
opments in information science. The Center's recent
emphasis has been on computer-based advanced auto-
mation, knowledge engineering, machine intelligence,
and intelligent information systems.
The primary functions of CIR are (1) to conduct research
in developing the theory and techniques for the design of
computer systems and software to solve contemporary
problems created by knowledge explosion; (2) to develop
advanced technology for the design of computer-based
automation for factory and office operations; (3) to assist
industry, as well as state and federal governments, in
augmenting productivity via innovative applications of
computer technology and intelligent machines; (4) to
initiate and coordinate interdisciplinary attacks on com-
plex technological, socioeconomic, and health prob-
lems; and (5) to provide internship opportunities for
graduate students in information science, computer tech-
nology, production automation, knowledge engineering,
and related areas.
The research laboratories are equipped with a VAX
station 3520 system, an Optronics P-1000 precision
microdensitometer, a video camera, a DeAnza IP 5000
image array processor and high resolution color display,
Dell system 310, AST Premium 286, Seiko hard-copy
machine, laser printers, and a Trilog Color Printer/Plotter.
In addition, the Center maintains a large software library
representing many years of research and applications in
the areas of pattern recognition, image processing, data-
base management, knowledge transfer, robotics, and
CAD/CAM.
Center-development knowledge-based systems include
the intelligent information retrieval system, Telebrows-
ing, the Medical Knowledge System (MEDIKS), the Uni-
versal Image Processing System (UNIPS), the Agricultural
Productivity Improvement Knowledge System (APRIKS),
the Computer-Aided Document Examiner (CADE), the
CIR Knowledge Utilization System (CIRKUS), the Auto-
mated Reading of Drawings System (AUTORED), and the
Visual Recognition System (VIREC). The significant soft-
ware resources of the Center allow researchers to develop
new applications with the minimum software develop-
ment effort.
The Center sponsors the International Symposia on
Computer and Information Science (COINS Symposia);
cooperates with other University units in organizing and
conducting conferences, seminars, short courses, and
developmental programs in information science, ma-
chine intelligence, advanced automation; and supports
publication of scholarly books, monograph series, and an
international journal on computer and information sci-
ence.
Graduate student support is provided through research
assistantships at all levels of graduate study. Inquiries
about the various programs and activities of the CIR
should be addressed to Dr. Julius Tou, Director, Center for
Information Research, 314 Computer Science and Engi-
neering Building.









CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS AND
BUSINESS STUDIES

The Center conducts basic and applied research on
topics relating to the global economic and business
environment. It explores how corporations, governments,
supranational institutions such as the World Bank, and
individuals interact in an international context. The major
emphasis of the research conducted by the Center is on
international capital markets, foreign exchange rates, and
international trade, but other related areas are also stud-
ied.
For information contact the Director, 321 Business
Building.

CENTER FOR MACROMOLECULAR SCIENCE
AND ENGINEERING

The Center is developing unified research and teaching
programs, drawing its members from the Departments of
Chemistry, Materials Science and Engineering, Chemical
Engineering, Biochemistry, and Physics. Current research
includes synthetic polymer chemistry, mechanism of
polymerization studies, solution and solid state properties
of polymers, biological applications of polymers, and
limited studies on industrial applications of polymers. For
information, write the Director, Center for Macromolecu-
lar Science and Engineering, 414 Space Sciences Re-
search Building.

CENTER FOR MATHEMATICAL SYSTEM THEORY

The Center was established in 1972 to advance re-
search in all areas of system theory dependent on mathe-
matical methodology. Both pure and applied problems
are emphasized. The Center is operated on an interdisci-
plinary basis in cooperation with the Departments of
Mathematics, Electrical Engineering, Industrial and Sys-
tems Engineering, Statistics, and Aerospace Engineering,
Mechanics, and Engineering Science.
The permanent faculty of the Center presently includes
Professors R.E. Kalman (Director), G. Basile, J. Hammer,
V.M. Popov, and T.E. Bullock. There are numerous affili-
ated faculty and many visitors of international stature. An
active research seminar is conducted throughout the year
on recent developments in system theory, as well as
certain aspects of computer science and econometrics.
One of the principal current research areas of the
Center is the identification of linear relations and systems
from noisy data. Another principal research area of the
Center is the mathematical theory of nonlinear systems,
including the theory of control of nonlinear systems, the
robust stabilization of nonlinear systems, and the theory
of adaptive control of nonlinear systems. The Center also
conducts research in the area of algebraic theory of linear
control, including realization theory, partial realization
theory, stabilization and control of linear time-invariant
and linear time-varying systems, linear delay-differential
systems, and adaptive control of linear systems.

MINERAL RESOURCES RESEARCH CENTER

To meet the future demand for mineral resources,
which is critically dependent on the availability of low
grade complex ores, both the federal and the state govern-
ments have committed themselves to developing the
necessary technology for processing of such ores. As a


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result, an interdisciplinary Mineral Resources Research
Center was established in the College of Engineering
under the jurisdiction of the Department of Materials
Science and Engineering. Recently, the research activities
of the Center have been augmented with an educational
program in mineral processing. The major objective of
these twin activities is to investigate specific problems
through application of basic scientific principles and to
provide the skilled personnel needed by the mineral
industries. The currentemphasis in research is on process-
ing of low grade phosphate ores, waste disposal problems
in the phosphate industry, processing of energy minerals
such as coal and oil shale, fine particle processing,
applied surface and colloid chemistry, and hydrometal-
lurgy. These programs are truly interdisciplinary and
involve scientists and engineers from such additional
departments as Chemical Engineering, Environmental
Engineering Sciences, Soil Science, Geology, and Chem-
istry. For further information contact Dr. Brij M. Moudgil,
Director, Mineral Resources Research Center, 161 Rhines
Hall.

CENTER FOR NEUROBIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

The purpose of the Center is to promote intellectual
interchange and scientific collaboration among faculty
and students interested in the nervous system. A training
grant supports students specifically involved in the inves-
tigation of brain-behavior relationships. The training pro-
gram is conducted through formal courses, seminars,
symposia, and participation in laboratory research. Train-
ees are affiliated with the Center through a basic science
or clinical department. For information, write the Direc-
tor, Center for Neurobiological Sciences, Box J-244, J.
Hillis Miller Health Science Center.

CENTER FOR NUTRITIONAL SCIENCES

The purpose of the Center is to provi Je a focal point for
coordination of nutrition activities inv solving instruction,
research, and service. A graduate tr ining program is
conducted through a recommended i ore curriculum in
nutritional science in conjunction wit I ancillary courses
as suggested by supervisory commil:ees derived from
Center faculty and participating departments. Center fac-
ulty for research and teaching are drawn from depart-
ments in the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences,
colleges in the J. Hillis Miller Health Science Center, and
the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. The Center offers
a limited number of graduate fellowships and sponsors
seminars, symposia, and visiting professorships in the full
spectrum of activity that encompasses nutritional science.
For information, write Dr. Robert J. Cousins, Director,
Center for Nutritional Sciences, 201 Food Science and
Human Nutrition Building.


ORGANIZATIONAL STUDIES CENTER

Established in 1977, The Organizational Studies Center
provides advanced and continuing management educa-
tion. Seminars and programs sponsored by The Organiza-
tional Studies Center are geared toward a range of institu-
tions including private, public, and nonprofit organiza-
tions in the United States. In addition to offering general
management courses that are attended by participants
from a variety of businesses and corporations, The Orga-






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nizational Studies Center also works directly with private
firms and state agencies providing training that is specifi-
cally designed to meet the needs of the contracting
organization. For information, contact the Director,
Organizational Studies Center, 223 Business Building.


PUBLIC POLICY RESEARCH CENTER

The Public Policy Research Center (PPRC) at the Uni-
versity of Florida was established in 1975 to support
scholarly research on government involvement in the
private sector of the market. PPRC has focused on alterna-
tive ways policymakers might approach looming eco-
nomic problems and on a search for solutions that recog-
nize the fundamentals of decision-making with respectto
economic structure at both micro and macro levels.
For information write Dr. Robert F. Lanzillotti, Director,
Public Policy Research Center, 201 Bryan Hall.

PUBLIC UTILITY RESEARCH CENTER

Florida's Public Utility Research Center (PURC) was
organized in 1972. Its Executive Committee includes
representatives of public utilities, the University, the
Florida Public Service Commission, and the Florida Pub-
lic Counsel. PURC's primary objectives are (1) to increase
student and faculty awareness of the utility industry and its
problems, (2) to undertake research designed to help
solve problems faced by the energy and communication
industries, and (3) to train students for employment by
utility companies and regulatory authorities.
PURC seeks to accomplish these goals by providing
student fellowships and assistantships, by supporting fac-
ulty research, by holding conferences and seminars to
discuss both major policy issues and current faculty
research, and by serving as a contact point between
business, government, and the academic community.
PURC's research is disseminated in working papers,
journals, and books, as well as in professional meetings
and governmental hearings. Major areas of interest in-
clude measurement of the cost of capital; financing utility
construction programs; the restructuring of the telecom-
munications industry; rate design for telephone, gas, and
electric utilities; and other timely issues which are impor-
tant to utility companies, consumers, and regulators.
Contact the Executive Director, Public Utility Research
Center, 361 Business, for information.


REAL ESTATE RESEARCH CENTER

The Real Estate Research Center was established in
1973 to facilitate the study of business and economic
problems related to real estate. Faculty members in the
field of real estate serve as the core staff members of the
Center, with research assistance provided by several
graduate students. Faculty members in other departments
and colleges participate in projects requiring multidisci-
plinary inputs. Graduate students also conduct their own
research for theses and dissertations in the Center.
The Center also sponsors or cosponsors a number of
continuing education programs in real estate each year.
Courses and seminars typically are presented in the areas
of mortgage banking, financial institutions, real estate
appraisal, and real estate investment analysis. Most of
these courses and seminars are open to full-time under-


graduate and graduate students in real estate at the
University of Florida.
Many types of research projects are conducted in the
Center. They range from economic and social issues in
land use planning to analysis of the managerial process
and rates of return in various types of real estate businesses
and properties. The Center has developed textual materi-
als for organizations such as the Florida Real Estate
Commission and the American Institute of Real Estate
Appraisers.
Contract research projects in the Center have been
sponsored and funded by various agencies of the Florida
state government, city governments, the Florida Real
Estate Commission, and the Society of Real Estate Apprais-
ers Foundation. For information contact the Director, 309
Business Building.



CENTER FOR WETLANDS

The Center for Wetlands is an intercollege research
division dedicated to understanding wetlands and their
role in the partnership of humanity and nature.
Definition.-Wetlands refer to lowlands covered with
shallow and sometimes temporary or intermittent waters.
They are also known as marshes, swamps, bogs, wet
meadows, potholes, sloughs, and river-overflow lands.
Not only are wetlands important as waterfowl and fish
habitats, but wetlands also play a vital role in surface
water management and water quality. Wetlands are fast
becoming more prominent in science, engineering, and
public policy.
Research.-The Center encourages interdisciplinary
research on understanding the role of protection, crea-
tion, and effective management and use of wetlands in our
developing landscape. Through our extensive research
we are beginning to understand how to effectively inte-
grate wetlands into our developing landscape. The Center
advances knowledge through special research approaches
such as systems ecology modeling and simulation, energy
analysis and planning, field experiments on vegetation
response to water control, creation and restoration of
wetlands and surrounding watersheds, and regional plan-
ning. The Center has projects with several state and
federal agencies such as Environmental Protection Agency,
National Science Foundation, U.S. Fish and Wildlife
Service, Florida Department of Environmental Regula-
tion, Florida Institute of Phosphate Research, St. Johns and
Southwest Florida water management districts, Orange
County Utilities, U.S. Department of Interior, and others.
As an intercollege research center, the Center for Wet-
lands conducts cooperative research with faculty in other
departments and centers on campus. Cooperative re-
search units include Environmental Engineering Sciences
Department, Wetlands Soils Research Lab, Florida Fish
and Wildlife Coop Research Unit, Center for Governmen-
tal Responsibility, and others.
Service.-The Center fosters campus and statewide
communication through a central workshop activity, or-
ganized research projects of county and state concern,
wetlands publications, conferences and short courses,
research data collections, and proposals for curricula.
Support of faculty and graduate students is provided by
active projects.
Education.-The Graduate Certificate in Wetlands pro-
vides graduate students majoring in science and engineer-






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ing with courses and experience that complement their
majors with preparation for wetlands-related careers.
Wetlands Certification Program, which is generally inte-
grated into the student's course of study, requires 18 credit
hours, including courses and wetland research experi-
ence. Courses include an introductory wetlands course
and courses selected from several related categories in-
cluding hydrology, biology, environmental policy, water
chemistry, and soils.
Additional Information.-Please contact the Director
orAssociate Director, Centerfor Wetlands, Phelps Labora-
tory, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611-
2061; telephone (904) 392-2424; FAX (904) 392-3624.






STUDENT SERVICES

CAREER RESOURCE CENTER

The Career Resource Center, Suite G-1, J. Wayne Reitz
Union, is the central agency for career planning, job
placement, and cooperative education on the University
of Florida campus. The Center coordinates these activities
for all graduate students and alumni seeking employment
opportunities. The CRC also has a branch office in 358
Little Hall for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
Graduate students seeking to explore career interests,
organize their job search campaign, or gain skills in
resume and interview techniques are invited to visit the
Center and utilize its services. The Center has an extensive.
career library with directories of employers and averages
over 800 job openings each week.
For those graduate students seeking individual assis-
tance in resolving career and academic problems, the
Center has a number of career and job placement coun-
selors available for personal appointments.
A significant on-campus job interview program with
representatives from business, industry, government, and
education is conducted by the Center. These major em-
ployers come to campus seeking graduating students in
most career fields. Graduate students are encouraged to
register early and to participate in the on-campus inter-
view program. The Center also sponsors a number of
Career Days and EXPOs during the academic year which
bring employers to campus to talk to students about
careers and jobs. These sessions are open to all majors and
are an ideal way for graduate students to make contact
with potential employers.
The Center also hosts Graduate and Professional School
Day the first week in November, bringing to campus
representatives from 35 to 45 colleges and universities
around the country. Students may gather information and
ask questions about various graduate and professional
education programs offered by these institutions.
Other functions of the Center include (1) serving as
liaison between students and employers; (2) conducting
studies on the employment outlook, salary trends, and
progress of graduates; (3) helping identify speakers from
business and industry who can visit campus to discuss
innovations that are taking place in industry.
The Center also provides reproduction and distribution
services of professional placement files (qualifications


records, vitae, resumes, and personal references). A mod-
est charge is assessed to cover labor and materials for copy
services and mailing of these credential packages to
employers.

EDITORIAL ASSISTANCE AND
INFORMATION

The Graduate School Editorial Office provides a Guide
for Preparing Theses and Dissertationsto assist the student
in the preparation of the manuscript and offers sugges-
tions and advice on such matters as the preparation and
reproduction of illustrative materials, the treatment of
special problems, the use of copyrighted material, and
how to secure a copyright for a dissertation. The following
procedures apply to the Graduate School's editorial serv-
ices to students.
1. The responsibility for acceptable English in a thesis
or dissertation, as well as the originality and acceptable
quality of the content, lies with the student and the
supervisory committee.
2. The Graduate School editorial staff act only in an
advisory capacity but will answer questions regarding
correct grammar, sentence structure, and acceptable forms
of presentation.
3. The editorial staff will examine a limited portion of
the final rough draft and make recommendations con-
cerning the form of the thesis or dissertation before the
final typing.
4. After the initial submission of the dissertation in final
form, the Editorial Office staff check the format, paper
stock, and pagination and read portions of the text for
general usage, references, and bibliographical form.
Master's theses are checked for paper stock, format,
reference style, pagination, and signatures.
It is the responsibility of the student and the supervi-
sory chairman to notify the Graduate School in writing of
any changes which have been made in the structure of
the supervisory committee.
*5. The Editorial Office maintains a file of experienced
thesis typists, manuscript editors, and draftspersons that
the student may consult to find assistance in the mechani-
cal preparation of the manuscript.


ENGLISH SKILLS FOR INTERNATIONAL
STUDENTS

The English Language Institute (ELI) offers a noncredit,
nondegree program in English as a second language for
applicants to the University who wish to increase their
competence. Courses at all levels are offered in the fall,
spring, and summer terms as well as a short session (mid-
July to mid-August), which is strongly recommended to
incoming students as a refresher course. ELI emphasizes
oral and written skills needed by persons who wish to
attend a university in the U.S., providing short courses in
a variety of subjects, including TOEFL preparation. In
addition to regular English Language Institute testing, an
institutional administration of TOEFL is given neartheend
of fall, spring, and summer terms. Further information is
available from the Director, English Language Institute,
315 Norman Hall.
Scholarly Writing and Academic Spoken English.-
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students are offered by the Program in Linguistics: Schol-
arly Writing (SW) and Academic Spoken English (ASE).
Scholarly Writing is useful to all students who would like
to master the forms of.writing they need in their course
work, including the technical paper. Students identified
as likely to need help with English writing are required to
take a writing test upon arrival at the University. The
results determine whether they must enroll in ENS 4449.
A second course, ENS 4450, is designed for those students
about to begin writing their theses or dissertations. It
includes report writing, resumes, business letters, grant
proposals, and thesis writing. The Academic Spoken
English program offers three classes which address the
oral skills needed for daily communication in a classroom
situation. ENS 5501 (Academic Spoken English I) is a
basic, intensive course for graduate students scoring
below 220 on the SPEAK test. ENS 5502 (Academic
Spoken English II) is required for students who score
between 220 and 250 on the SPEAK test and have a
teaching appointment. The course focuses on language
and on cultural and pedagogical problems which interna-
tional teaching assistants encounter in their classrooms.
ENS 5503 (Academic Spoken English Tutorial) is designed
for students who have completed ENS 5501 or who
scored above 220 on the SPEAK test. International gradu-
ate students are matched with American undergraduates
seeking tutoring; the tutoring sessions are videotaped and
then serve as the basis for instruction in communication
and teaching skills. ENS 4449, 4450, 5501, 5502, and
5503 may not be used to meet any graduate degree
requirement.
International applicants should check with their de-
partments to determine whether they will need to take
courses in the ELI, ASE, or SW program.

GRADUATE STUDENT HANDBOOK

The Graduate School makes available to all students a
summary of useful information in the Graduate Student
Handbook. Copies are distributed to new students by the
graduate dean's office.


INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SERVICES

The Center for International Student and Scholar
Services (CISSS) is the hub for services performed on
behalf of foreign students from their arrival on campus
until their departure for home. The Office coordinates
with other University agencies and is charged with re-
sponsibilities involving evaluation of financial statements;
issuance of certificates of eligibility (Forms 1-20 and IAP-
66) for visa application; reception; orientation; off-cam-
pus housing; finances; health; immigration matters; prac-
tical training; employment; liaison with embassies, con-
sulates, foundations, and United States government agen-
cies; correspondence; legal problems; life counseling;
referrals; and community relations. The Center also assists
foreign faculty members. CISSS is located at 1504 West
University Avenue. Mail can be addressed to the Director,
International Student Services.
The Center for International Student and Faculty
Exchangesadministers student summerand full-year study
abroad programs. Its personnel counsel students inter-
ested in study overseas.


SPEECH AND HEARING CLINIC

The University of Florida Speech-Language and Hear-
ing Clinic, located on the fourth floor of Dauer Hall, offers
therapeutic and diagnostic services to the community.
These services are available to any University student
without charge. The Clinic offers assistance at any time
during the year and therapy sessions are adjusted to
individual schedules. Students are encouraged to visit the
Clinic office, room 435, or call 392-2041 and use this
service.

STUDENT HEALTH SERVICE

The Student Health Service provides a spectrum of
medical services which includes primary medical care,
health education, specialty services, and mental health
consultation and counseling.
The Service consists of an out-patient clinic staffed by
physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, reg-
istered nurses, psychiatrists, and psychologists. Health
education staff provide in-house counseling on a variety
of health topics. SHS also provides a pharmacy, a clinical
laboratory, and radiology services. All of these services
are in the Infirmary which is centrally located on campus.
The health fee is part of the tuition fee paid by all
students. The health fee covers ordinary out-patient visits,
and fees-for-services are assessed for pharmacy, labora-
tory, and x-ray services as well as special treatments and
consultations with medical specialists. The supplemental
student government sponsored insurance plan is highly
recommended to help defray these expenses.
A personal health history questionnaire completed by
the student is required before registration atthe University
of Florida as well as documentation of immunity to
measles and rubella.

UNIVERSITY COUNSELING CENTER

The University Counseling Center offers a variety of
counseling and student development services to full-time
students and their spouses. The Center is staffed by
psychologists to aid in the growth and development of
each student and to assist students in getting the most out
of their college experience. Services offered at the Center
include the following:
Counseling.-Individual, couple, and group counsel-
ing is available to help students with personal, career, and
academic concerns. Appointments to see a counselor
may be made by calling the Center at 392- 1575 or in
person at 301 Peabody Hall. There is an initial interview
in which the student and the counselor make decisions
about the type of help needed. Students requiring imme-
diate help are seen on a nonappointment emergency
basis. Counseling interviews are confidential.
Consulting.-Center psychologists are available for
consulting with students, staff, professionals, and faculty.
These consultations focus on working with individual
students, special programs, organizational problems, ways
of improving student environments, and other issues that
may have important psychological dimensions.
Career Development.-In addition to career counsel-
ing, the Center offers vocational interest testing and career
workshops. The Center also provides referral information
to students seeking specific career information.






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Group and Workshop Program.-The Center offers a
wide variety of groups and workshops. A number of them,
such as the women's supportgroup and the black women's
enrichment group, are designed for special populations.
Others such as the math confidence groups, assertiveness
workshops, and counseling groups are formed to help
participants deal with common problems and learn spe-
cific skills. A list of available groups and workshops is
published at the beginning of each term.
Teaching/Training.-The Center provides a variety of
practicum and internship training experience for students


in counseling psychology, counselor education, and re-
habilitation counseling. Center psychologists also teach
undergraduate and graduate courses in some of these
departments.
CounseLine.-A self-help tape program designed to
provide information on how to cope with the problems of
daily living is sponsored by the Center. Students may call
392-1683 and ask for any of the 34 tapes that are avail-
able. A list of tapes is published periodically in the student
newspaper and is also available at the Center.












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Fields of Instruction







FIELDS OF INSTRUCTION
COLLEGES AND AREAS OF
INSTRUCTION


AGRICULTURE
General
Agricultural Education and Communications
Agricultural Engineering
Agronomy
Animal Science
Dairy Science
Entomology and Nematology
Food and Resource Economics
Food Science and Human Nutrition
Forest Resources and Conservation,
School of
Horticultural Science
Environmental Horticulture
Fruit Crops
Vegetable Crops
Microbiology and Cell Science
Plant Molecular and Cellular Biology
Plant Pathology
Poultry Science
Soil Science

ARCHITECTURE
Architecture
Building Construction, M.'E. Rinker School of
Landscape Architecture
Urban and Regional Planning

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
General
Accounting, Fisher School of
Computer and Information Sciences
Decision and Information Sciences
Economics
Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate
Health Services Administration
Management
Marketing

EDUCATION
Counselor Education
Educational Leadership
Foundations of Education
Instruction and Curriculum
Special Education

ENGINEERING
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanics, and
Engineering Science
Agricultural Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Coastal and Oceanographic Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences
Electrical Engineering
Environmental Engineering Sciences
54


ENGINEERING
Industrial and Systems Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Nuclear Engineering Sciences

FINE ARTS
Art
Music
Theatre

HEALTH AND HUMAN PERFORMANCE
Exercise and Sport Sciences
Health Science Education
Recreation, Parks, and Tourism

HEALTH RELATED PROFESSIONS
General
Clinical and Health Psychology
Communicative Disorders
Health Services Administration
Occupational Therapy
Physical Therapy
Rehabilitation Counseling

JOURNALISM AND COMMUNICATIONS
Mass Communication

LAW
Taxation

LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES
African Studies, Center for
Anthropology
Astronomy
Botany
Chemistry
Classics
Communication Processes and Disorders
Computer and Information Sciences
English
Geography
Geology
Germanic and Slavic Languages and
Literatures
Gerontological Studies, Center for
History
Latin America Studies, Center for
Linguistics
Mathematics
Philosophy
Physics
Plant Molecular and Cellular Biology
Political Science
Psychology
Religion
Romance Languages and Literatures
French
Portuguese
Spanish
Sociology
Statistics
Zoology






MEDICINE
General
Anatomy and Cell Biology
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Immunology and Medical Microbiology
Neuroscience
Oral Biology
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Physiology


PHARMACY
General
Medicinal Chemistry
Pharmaceutics
Pharmacodynamics
Pharmacy Health Care
Pharmacy Practice

VETERINARY MEDICINE
Veterinary Medical Sciences


NURSING






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FISHER SCHOOL OF ACCOUNTING
College of Business Administration


GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
'Director:D. Snowball. Graduate Coordinator:J. L. Kramer.
Graduate Research Professor: A. R. Abdel-khalik. Profes-
sors: B. B. Ajinkya; W. R. Knechel; J. L. Kramer; W. F.
Messier, Jr.; J. Simmons; E. D. Smith; D. Snowball. Asso-
ciate Professors:J. V. Boyles;S. S. Kramer; C. L. McDonald.
Assistant Professors: K. E. Hackenbrack;G. M. McGill; R.
H. Rasch; J. A. Yost.


The Fisher School of Accounting offers graduate work
leading to the Master of Accounting (M.Acc.) degree and
the Ph.D. degree with a major in business administration
and an accounting concentration. The M.Acc. degree
program offers specialization in each of the three areas of
auditing/financial accounting, accounting systems, and
taxation. A joint program leading to the Juris Doctor and
Master of Accounting degrees also is offered by the Fisher
School of Accounting and College of Law. Specific details
for the M.Acc., M.Acc./J.D., and Ph.D. programs will be
supplied by the Fisher School of Accounting upon re-
quest.
The M.Acc. and the Ph.D. accounting programs require
admission standards of at least the following: For the
M.Acc. program, a combined verbal and quantitative
score of 1100 on the Graduate Record Examination
(GRE), a combined GRE score of 1200 for the Ph.D.
program; or a score of 550 for both the M.Acc. and the
Ph.D. programs on the Graduate Management Admission
Test (GMAT). Admission to the M.Acc. or Ph.D. account-
ing graduate programs cannot be granted until scores are
received.
Information on minimum GPA standards for admission
to the M.Acc. program may be obtained from the office of
the Assistant Director. Foreign students must submit a
TOEFL test score of at least 570 with a minimum of 60 on
the first section, 55 on the second section, and 55 on the
third section, and a satisfactory GMAT or GRE score.
The recommended curriculum to prepare for a profes-
sional career in accounting is the 3/2 five-year program
with a joint awarding of the Bachelor of Science in
Accounting and Master of Accounting upon completion
of the 156-hour program. The entry point into the 3/2
program is the beginning of the senior year.
Students who have already completed an undergradu-
ate degree in accounting may enter the one-year M.Acc.
degree program which requires satisfactory completion of
34 hours of course work. A minimum of 20 credits must
be in graduate level courses; a minimum of 16 credits
must be in graduate level accounting courses. The re-
maining credits are selected from recommended elective
courses that vary by area of specialization. Students are
cautioned to seek early advisement since many graduate
courses are offered only once a year.
Requirements for the Ph.D. degree include a core of
courses in mathematical methods, statistics, and eco-
nomic theory; one or two supporting fields selected by the
student; and a major field of accounting. Students are
expected to acquire teaching experience as part of the
Ph.D. degree program. Grants-in-aid will be awarded for
this teaching. Foreign students must submit a Test of
Spoken English (TSE) test score of at least 220 along with


satisfactory GMAT/GRE and TOEFL scores in order to
obtain a teaching appointment. Students are expected to
enroll in ACG 6940 for a minimum of three credits.
Program requirements include fulfillment of a research
skill area and a dissertation on an accounting-related
topic.




ACG 5005-Financial Accounting (3) Designed primarily for
MBA candidates and other graduate students. Not open to
accounting majors. Functions and underlying principles of ac-
counting stressed. Emphasis on analysis of financial conditions
and business operations through an understanding of accounting
statements.
ACG 5205-Advanced Financial Accounting (3) Prereq: ACG
3142. Analysis of accounting procedures for consignment and
installment sales, partnerships, branches, consolidations, foreign
operations, governmental accounting and other advanced top-
ics.
ACG 5385-Advanced Accounting Analysis for the Controller-
ship Function (3) A study of planning and control as they relate
to management of organizations. Draws from cases and journals
to integrate managerial accounting concepts.
ACG 5655-Auditing Theory and Internal Control II (3) Prereq:
ACG 4652. A continuation of ACG 4652 with detailed coverage
of field work procedures for internal control and substantive audit
testing, statistical sampling, operational auditing, and audit soft-
ware packages.
ACG 6135-Accounting Concepts and Financial Reporting
Standards (3) Prereq: ACG 3142. Current developments in
accounting concepts and principles and their relevance to the
status of current accounting practices. Special topics in financial
accounting and current reporting problems facing the account-
ing profession. Review of current authoritative pronouncements.
ACG 6296-Financial Reporting and Auditing for Specialized
Industries (3) Prereq: ACG 5205, 5655. Current developments.
ACG 6367-Managerial Accounting (3) Prereq: ACG 5005,
QMB 5200. Designed for MBA candidates. For graduate/profes-
sional students who wish to use, rather than prepare, accounting
data in different decision contexts. Topics include management
accounting fundamentals, management control systems, cost
allocation, performance evaluation in decentralized organiza-
tions, and product costing.
ACG 6405-Accounting Database Management Systems (3)
Prereq:ACG 4451. Investigation of the design and development.
ACG 6495-Management Information Systems Seminar (3)
Prereq: ACG 4451.
ACG 6625-EDP Auditing (3) Prereq: ACG 4451, 5655. Con-
cepts related to auditing in computerized data environments.
ACG 6659-Advanced Auditing Topics (3) Prereq: ACG 5655.
Current technical issues and review of audit research.
ACG 6696-Financial Accounting Issues and Cases (3) Prereq:
ACG 5205. A study of recent and projected developments in
financial reporting and auditing emphasizing cases, journal
articles, and pronouncements.
ACG 6835-Interdisciplinary Considerations in Accounting
Theory Development (3) Developments in related disciplines,
such as economics, law, and behavioral sciences, analyzed for
their contribution to accounting thought.
ACG 6845-Accounting and Analytical Methods (3) Utilization
of logic, including mathematics, in formulation of alternative
accounting valuation models and in clarification of accounting
concepts.
ACG 6905-Individual Work in Accounting (1-4; max: 7) Prereq:
approvalof Graduate Coordinator. Reading and research in areas
of accounting.
ACG 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
ACG 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.






AEROSPACE ENGINEERING, MECHANICS, AND ENGINEERING SCIENCE / 57


ACG 7699-Auditing Research (3) Prereq: ACG 7886. An in-
tensive study of such topics as the role of auditing, quantitative
modeling and behavioral implications of the audit process,
statistical sampling and other current topics.
ACG 7885-Accounting Research I (4) Prereq:ACG 6135. Coreq:
FIN 6446. Market use of information, properties of accounting
information, and market structure.
ACG 7886-Accounting Research II (4) Prereq: ACG 7885.
Theoretical constructs in accounting, valuation models, informa-
tion asymmetry and production, and nonmarket information use.
ACG 7887-Research Analysis in Accounting (3) Prereq: ACG
7886. Analysis of accounting research and presentation of stu-
dent research project results. Financial accounting, managerial
accounting, auditing, taxation, management information sys-
tems, and information economics.
ACG 7925-Accounting Research Workshop (1-4; max: 8)
Prereq: completion of Ph.D. core. Analysis of current research
topics in accounting by visiting scholars, faculty, and doctoral
students. S/U
ACG 7939-Theoretical Constructs in Accounting (3) Prereq:
ACG 7886. Emerging theoretical issues that directly impact
research and development of thought in accounting. Theory
construction and verification, information economics, and agency
theory constitute subsets of this course.
ACG 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U
ACG 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.
TAX 5025-Federal Income Tax Accounting II (3) Prereq: TAX
4002. Not open to persons in the tax concentration. Covers basic
tax research, taxation of corporations, partnerships, and other
appropriate topics.
TAX 5065-Federal IncomeTax Research (3) Prereq: TAX4002.
Basic techniques for researching federal income tax questions.
Use and application of traditional and computerized tax research
to examine IRS tax documentation.
TAX 5725-Tax Factors in Management Decisions (3) Open to
MBA and other graduate students who have not previously
completed TAX 4002 or its equivalent. Examines the income and
deduction concepts, the taxation of property transactions, the
taxation of business entities, the selection of a business form and
its capital structure, employee compensation, formation and
liquidation of a corporation, changes in the corporate structure,
and the use of tax shelters.
TAX 6105-Corporate Taxation (3) Prereq: TAX5065. Examina-
tion of the fundamental legal concepts, the statutory provisions,
and the computational procedures applicable to economic trans-
actions and events involving the formation, operation, and
liquidation of the corporate entity. Consideration is also given to
acquisitive and divisive changes to the corporate structure.
TAX 6205-Partnership Taxation (3) Prereq: TAX 5065. Exam-
ines the tax aspects of the partnership as a business entity. Topics
include the acquisition of a partnership interest; the reporting of
partnership profits, losses, and distributions; transactions be-
tween partners and the partnership; transfers of a partnership
interest; and retirement or death of a partner.
TAX 6405-Estate and Gift Taxation (3) Prereq: TAX 5065.
Examination of the federal excise tax levied on transfers of
property via gift or from decedents' estates.
TAX 6505-International Taxation (3) Prereq: TAX5065. Topics
include the foreign tax credit, taxation of U.S. citizens abroad,
taxation of nonresident aliens doing business in the U.S., tax
treaties, taxation of income from investments abroad, taxation of
export operations, foreign currency translation, intercompany
pricing, and boycott and bribe related income.
TAX 6875-Contemporary Tax Topics (3) Prereq: TAX 5065,
6205. Consolidations, alternative minimum tax, loss limitation
rules, personal financial planning, etc.


AEROSPACE ENGINEERING,
MECHANICS, AND ENGINEERING
SCIENCE
College of Engineering


GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman: M. A. Eisenberg. Graduate Coordinator: D. W.
Mikolaitis. Graduate Research Professors: R. G. Dean; D.
C. Drucker; A. E. S. Green; R. E. Kalman; C. S. Yih.
Professors: R. C. Anderson; W. H. Boykin, Jr.; M. H.
Clarkson; I. K. Ebcioglu; M. A. Eisenberg; R. L. Fearn;J. L.
Hammack, Jr.; G. W. Hemp; C. C. Hsu; U. H. Kurzweg;
B. M. Leadon; E. R. Lindgren; S. Y. Lu; L. E. Malvern; G.
E. Nevill, Jr.; M. K. Ochi; E. Partheniades; C. A. Ross; C.
T. Sun; C. E. Taylor; E. K. Walsh; H. Wang. Engineers: H.
W. Doddington; J. E. Milton. Associate Professors: P.
Hajela; D. W. Mikolaitis; B. V. Sankar; W. Shyy, P. H.
Zipfel. Associate Engineers: R. J. Hirko; D. A. Jenkins.
Assistant Professors:J. D. Abbitt; D. M. Belk; B. F. Carroll;
N. G. Fitz-Coy; P. A. Mataga; L. Vu-Quoc; D. C.
Zimmerman.


The Department of Aerospace Engineering, Mechan-
ics, and Engineering Science offers the Master of Engineer-
ing, Master of Science, and Engineer degrees in aerospace
engineering, in engineering mechanics, and in engineer-
ing science. The Department participates in the College of
Engineering's interdisciplinary Certificate in Manufactur-
ing Engineering at the master's level. The Doctor of
Philosophy degree is offered in aerospace engineering
and in engineering mechanics, with specialized tracks in
the latter discipline in design processes, engineering
analysis and applied mathematics, and in theoretical and
applied mechanics. The Department also offers interdis-
ciplinary master's and Ph.D. specializations in offshore
structures in cooperation with the Departments of Coastal
and Oceanographic Engineering and Civil Engineering.
Areas of specialization include aerodynamics, applied
mathematics, applied optics, atmospheric science, bi-
omechanics, coastal hydromechanics and ocean wave
dynamics, combustion, composite materials, control
theory, creative design, design automation, fluid mechan-
ics, numerical and finite element methods, offshore struc-
tures, solid mechanics, and structural mechanics and
optimization.
With the approval of the supervisory committee, all
5000-, 6000-, and 7000-level courses offered by the
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanics, and Engineering Sci-
ence Department plus the following courses in related
areas are acceptable for graduate major credit for all
degree programs offered by the Department: CAP 6627-
Expert Systems, CAP 6652-Artificial Intelligence Con-
cepts, CAP 6655-Knowledge Representation; CAP
6656-Machine Learning, EEL 5182-State Variable
Methods in Linear Systems, EEL 5840-Elements of Ma-
chine Intelligence, EEL 6614-Modern Control Theory I,
EEL 6615-Modern Control Theory II, EEL 6814-Ma-
chine Intelligence and Synthesis, ENU 6730-Introduc-
tion to Plasmas.

EAS 6135-The Dynamics of Real Gases (3) Prereq: consent of
instructor. Kinetic theory and flows of reacting gases.
EAS 6138-Gasdynamics (3) Prereq: EAS 4112, 4112L. Theory






58 / FIELDS OF INSTRUCTION


of sound waves, subsonic and supersonic flows, shockwaves,
explosions and implosions.
EAS 6221-Plates and Shells 1 (3) Prereq: EAS 4210 or equiva-
lent. Bending and stretching of plates, effects of large deflection,
anisotropy, nonhomogeneity (composite and stiffened plates),
and transverse shear. Geometry of shells and membrane theory.
Aerospace applications.
EAS 6222-Plates and Shells II (3) Prereq: EAS 6221. Bending of
thin shells, shells of revolution. Buckling and vibration of plates
and shells. Shell-like structures. Numerical methods. Aerospace
applications.
EAS 6225-Aerodynamics of Wings and Bodies (3) Prereq: EAS
4106, 4112, orequivalent. Classical aerodynamic theory includ-
ing thin-wing theory, slender-body theory, and three-dimen-
sional wings in steady flow.
EAS 6242-Advanced Structural Composites I (3) Prereq: EGM
3520. Micro- and macro-behavior of a lamina. Stress transfer of
short fiber composites. Classical lamination theory, static analy-
sis of laminated plates, free-edge effect, failure modes.
EAS 6243-Advanced Structural Composites II (3) Prereq: EAS
6242 or equivalent. Fracture behavior of composites, interlami-
nar stresses, internal damping in composites.
EAS 6415-Guidance and Control of Aerospace Vehicles (3)
Prereq: EAS 4412 or equivalent. Application of modern control
theory to aerospace vehicles. Parameter identification methods
applied to aircraft and missiles.
EAS 6905-Aerospace Research (1-6; max: 12 including EGM
5905 and 6905)
EAS 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
EAS 6935-Graduate Seminar (1; max: 6) S/U option.
EAS 6939-Special Topics in Aerospace Engineering (1-6; max:
12) Laboratory, lectures, or conferences covering selected topics
in space engineering.
EAS 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
EAS 6971--Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
EAS 6972-Research for Engineer's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
EAS 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
EAS 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.
EGM 5005-Laser Principles and Applications (3) Prereq: con-
sent of instructor. Operating principles of solid, electric dis-
charge, gas dynamic and chemical lasers. Applications of lasers
of lidar aerodynamic and structural testing and for cutting and
welding of materials.
EGM 5111 L-Experimental Stress Analysis (3) Prereq: EGM 3520.
Introduction to techniques of experimental stress analysis in
static systems. Lecture and laboratory include applications of
electrical resistance strain gauges, photoelasticity, brittle coat-
ings, moire fringe analysis, and X-ray stress analysis.
EGM 5121-Experimental Deduction (4) Prereq: consent of
instructor. Fundamentals of dynamics and fluid mechanics.
Designed to confront the student with the unexpected.
EGM 5421-Modern Techniques of Structural Dynamics (3)
Prereq:EGM3400 or3420;3311, 3520, and COP3212. Modern
methods of elastomechanics and high speed computation. Ma-
trix methods of structural analysis for multi-degree-of-freedom
systems. Modeling of aeronautical, civil, and mechanical struc-
tural engineering systems.
EGM 5435-Intermediate Dynamics (3) Prereq: EGM 3400 or
3420, and EGM 3311. Dynamics of a particle, orbital mechanics,
mechanics in non-inertial frames, dynamics of a system of
particles, rigid body dynamics in plane motion, moments and
products of inertia, conservation laws, Lagrange's equations of
motion.
EGM 5533-Advanced Mechanics of Solids and Structures (3)
Prereq: EGM 3520. Bars, beams, thin-walled structures, and
simple continue in the elastic and inelastic range. Virtual work
approaches, elastic energy principles, plastic limit theorems,
creep deformation procedures, introduction to instability and
fracture mechanics. Design applications.


EGM 5584-Principles of Mechanics in Biomedical Engineering
(3) Prereq: EGN 3353 and EGM 3520. Introduction to the solid
and fluid mechanics of biological systems. Rheological behavior
of materials subjected to static and dynamic loading. Mechanics
of the cardiovascular, pulmonary, and renal systems. Mathe-
matic models and analytical techniques used in the biosciences.
EGM 5816-Intermediate Fluid Dynamics (4) Prereq:EGN3353,
MAP 3302. Basic laws of fluid dynamics, introduction to poten-
tial flow, viscous flow, boundary layer theory, and turbulence.
EGM 5905-Individual Study (1-6; max: 12 including EGM
6905 and EAS 6905)
EGM 6215-Theory of Structural Vibrations (3) Prereq: EGM
4200. Multiple degree-of-freedom systems, lumped parameter
procedures; matrix methods; free and forced motion. Normal
mode analysis for continuous systems. Lagrange equations.
Numerical methods.
EGM 6321-Principles of Engineering Analysis I (3) Prereq:
EGM 4313 or MAP 4305. Solution of linear and nonlinear
ordinary differential equations. Methods of Frobenius, classifica-
tion of singularities. Integral representation of solutions. Treat-
ment of the Bessel, Hermite, Legendre, hypergeometric, and
Mathieu equations. Asymptotic methods including the WBK and
saddle point techniques. Treatment of nonlinear autonomous
equations. Phase plane trajectories and limit cycles. Thomas-
Fermi, Emden, and van der Pol equations.
EGM 6322-Principles of Engineering Analysis II (3) Prereq:
EGM 4313orMAP4341. Partial differential equations of firstand
second order. Hyperbolic, parabolic, and elliptic equations
including the wave, diffusion, and Laplace equations. Integral
and similiarity transforms. Boundary value problems of the
Dirichlet and Neumann type. Green's functions, conformal
mappingtechniques, and spherical harmonics. Poison, Helmholtz,
and Schroedinger equations.
EGM 6323-Principles of Engineering Analysis III (3) Prereq:
EGM 4313 or MAP 4341. Integral equations of Volterra and
Fredholm. Inversion of self-adjoint operators via Green's func-
tions. Hilbert-Schmidt theory and the bilinear formula. The
calculus of variations. Geodesics, Euler-Lagrange equation and
the brachistochrone problem. Variational treatment of Sturm-
Liouville problems. Fermat's principle.
EGM 6341-Numerical Methods of Engineering Analysis I (3)
Prereq: EGM 4313 or equivalent. Finite-difference calculus;
interpolation and extrapolation; roots of equations; solution of
algebraic equations;eigenvalue problems; least-squares method;
quadrature formulas; numerical solution of ordinary differential
equations; methods of weighted residuals. Use of digital com-
puter.
EGM 6342-Numerical Methods of Engineering Analysis II (3)
Prereq: EGM 6341 or consent of instructor. Finite-difference
methods forparabolic, elliptic, and hyperbolic partial differential
equations. Application to heat conduction, solid and fluid me-
chanics problems.
EGM 6351-Finite Element Methods (3) Prereq: consent of
instructor. Displacement method formulation; generalization by
means of variational principles and methods of weighted residu-
als; element shape functions. Application to heat conduction,
solid and fluid mechanics problems. Use of general purpose
computer codes.
EGM 6444-Advanced Dynamics (3) Prereq: EGM 5435. The
principle of least action, conservation laws, integration of the
equations of motion, collision, free and forced linear and nonlin-
ear oscillations, rigid body motion, the spinning top, motion in
non-inertial frames, canonical equations.
EGM 6551-Thermal Stress Analysis (3) Prereq: EML 4142,
EGM 5533 orequivalents. Coupled and uncoupled thermoelastic
theory. Static and quasi-stationary plan problems, dynamic ef-
fects, thermal stresses in structures, thermoelastic stability, ine-
lastic thermal response.
EGM 6611-Continuum Mechanics I (3) Prereq: EGM 3520.
Tensors of stress and deformation. Balance and conservation






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laws, thermodynamic considerations. Examples of linear consti-
tutive relations. Field equations and boundary conditions of fluid
flow.
EGM 6612-Continuum Mechanics II (3) Prereq: EGM 6611.
Polar decomposition. Constitutive theory: frame indifference,
material symmetry, continuum thermodynamics. Topics selected
from wave propagation, mixture theory, director theories, non-
orthogonal coordinates.
EGM 6652-Elasticity (3) Prereq: EGM 6611. Equations of
elasticity and strain energy concepts. Uniqueness theorems and
solution of two- and three-dimensional problems for small defor-
mations. Consideration of multiply connected domains and
complex variable methods.
EGM 6671-Plasticity (3) Prereq: EGM 6611. Virtual work,
stability, extremum principles. Applications on the microscale,
miniscale, and macroscale. Thermodynamics, internal variables,
damage parameters, time and temperature effects. Fracture me-
chanics. Finite elastoplasticity.
EGM 6682-Viscoelasticity (3) Prereq: EGM 6611. Theories of
solid and fluid materials which exhibit history dependence.
Development from Boltzmann linear viscoelasticity to general
thermodynamic theories of materials with memory; application
to initial boundary value problems.
EGM 6812-Fluid Mechanics I (3) Prereq: EGM 6611 or equiva-
lent. Equations of fluid flow. Theorems for inviscid flows. Irrota-
tional flows of constant density. Waves in incompressible flows.
Inviscid compressible flows.
EGM 6813-Fluid Mechanics 11 (3) Prereq: EGM 6812 orequiva-
lent. Exact and approximate solutions of the Navier-Stokes
equations for laminar fluid flows. Instability of laminar flows.
Turbulence and turbulent flows.
EGM 6905-Individual Study (1-6; max: 12 including EGM
5905 and EAS 6905)
EGM 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
EGM 6934-Special Topics in Engineering Mechanics (1-6;
max: 12)
EGM 6936-Graduate Seminar (1; max: 6) Discussions and
presentations in the fields of graduate study and research. S/U
option.
EGM 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
EGM 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
EGM 6972-Research for Engineer's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
EGM 7235-Advanced Vibrations Analysis (3) Prereq: EGM
6215. Nonlinear vibrations, stability, perturbation methods, re-
sponse of single and multiple degree of freedom systems, and
continuous systems to random excitations.
EGM 7819-Computational Fluid Dynamics (3) Prereq: EGM
6342 and6813 or equivalent. Finite difference methods for PDE.
Navier-Stokes equations for incompressible and compressible
fluids. Boundary fitted coordinate transformation, adaptive grid
techniques. Numerical methods and computer codes for fluid
flow problems.
EGM 7835-Boundary Layer Theory (3) Prereq: EGN 6813.
Definitive treatment of the Prandtl boundary layer concept for
laminar and turbulent flows. Integral methods from Karman-
Pohlhausen through current investigators. Thermal boundary
layers in forced and natural convection.
EGM 7845-Turbulent Fluid Flow (3) Prereq: EGM 6813 or
equivalent. Definition of turbulence, basic equations of motion.
Instability and transition. Statistical methods, correlation and
spectral functions. Experimental methods, flow visualization.
Isotropic homogeneous turbulence. Shear turbulence, simili-
tude, the turbulent boundary layer, rough turbulent flow. Jets and
wakes. Heat convection, thermally driven turbulence.
EGM 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
EGM 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.


CENTER FOR AFRICAN STUDIES
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Director: P. R. Schmidt. Graduate Research Professor: U.
Lele. DistinguishedService Professor: C. G. Davis. Profes-'
sors: C. O. Andrew; G. Armelagos; H. Armstrong; M. J.
Burridge; B. A. Cailler; R. Cohen; J. H. Conrad; T. L.
Crisman; R. H. Davis; H. Der-Houssikian;J. K. Dow; B. M.
du Toit; S. Feierman; E. G. Gibbs; L. D. Harris; P. E.
Hildebrand; G. Hyden; C. F. Kiker; M. Langham; R.
Lemarchand; M. Lockhart; P. Magnarella; E. L. Matheny;
D. McCloud; A. Nanji; H. Popenoe; R. Renner;J. Simpson;
N. Smith; P. J. van Blokland. Associate Professors: A.
Bamia; S. A. Brandt; H. Gholz; C. F. Gladwin; A. Hansen;
M. A. Hill-Lubin; P. A. Kotey; R. Lawless; R. E. Poynor; J.
Seale; A. Spring. Assistant Professors: K. Buhr; A. C.
Goldman; M. Reid.

The Center for African Studies offers the Certificate in
African Studies for master's and doctoral students in
conjunction with disciplinary degrees. Graduate courses
on Africa or with African content are available in the
Colleges or Departments of African and Asian Languages
and Literatures, Agriculture, Anthropology, Art, Botany,
Economics, Education, English, Food and Resource Eco-
nomics, Forest Resources and Conservation, Geography,
History, Journalism and Communications, Law, Linguis-
tics, Music, Political Science, and Sociology.
A description of the certificate program in African
Studies may be found in the section Special Programs.
Listings of courses may be found in individual departmen-
tal descriptionsor may be obtained from the Director, 427
Grinter Hall.

AFS 6060-Research Problems in African Studies (3) Research
designs for work on African-based problems. Interdisciplinary in
scope.
AFS 6905-Individual Work (1-3; max: 9).



AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION AND
COMMUNICATIONS
College of Agriculture

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman & Graduate Coordinator:C. E. Beeman. Profes-
sors: L. R. Arrington; C. E. Beeman; E. B. Bolton; J. G.
Cheek; M. F. Cole; M. B. McGhee; W. R. Summerhill; B.
E. Taylor; C. L. Taylor; D. A. Tichenor; J. T. Woeste.
Associate Professor: G. D. Israel. Assistant Professor: J. C.
Thompson.

The Department of Agricultural Education and Com-
munications offers major work for the degrees of Master
of Science (thesis) and Master of Agriculture (nonthesis).
The requirements for each degree are described in the
General Information section.'
Two curriculum options for graduate study toward
either degree are offered. The extension option is for those
persons currently employed or preparing to be employed
in the cooperative extension service, including home
economics, agriculture, 4-H, and other related areas. The
teaching option is for persons who are teaching agricul-






CENTER FOR AFRICAN STUDIES/59


laws, thermodynamic considerations. Examples of linear consti-
tutive relations. Field equations and boundary conditions of fluid
flow.
EGM 6612-Continuum Mechanics II (3) Prereq: EGM 6611.
Polar decomposition. Constitutive theory: frame indifference,
material symmetry, continuum thermodynamics. Topics selected
from wave propagation, mixture theory, director theories, non-
orthogonal coordinates.
EGM 6652-Elasticity (3) Prereq: EGM 6611. Equations of
elasticity and strain energy concepts. Uniqueness theorems and
solution of two- and three-dimensional problems for small defor-
mations. Consideration of multiply connected domains and
complex variable methods.
EGM 6671-Plasticity (3) Prereq: EGM 6611. Virtual work,
stability, extremum principles. Applications on the microscale,
miniscale, and macroscale. Thermodynamics, internal variables,
damage parameters, time and temperature effects. Fracture me-
chanics. Finite elastoplasticity.
EGM 6682-Viscoelasticity (3) Prereq: EGM 6611. Theories of
solid and fluid materials which exhibit history dependence.
Development from Boltzmann linear viscoelasticity to general
thermodynamic theories of materials with memory; application
to initial boundary value problems.
EGM 6812-Fluid Mechanics I (3) Prereq: EGM 6611 or equiva-
lent. Equations of fluid flow. Theorems for inviscid flows. Irrota-
tional flows of constant density. Waves in incompressible flows.
Inviscid compressible flows.
EGM 6813-Fluid Mechanics 11 (3) Prereq: EGM 6812 orequiva-
lent. Exact and approximate solutions of the Navier-Stokes
equations for laminar fluid flows. Instability of laminar flows.
Turbulence and turbulent flows.
EGM 6905-Individual Study (1-6; max: 12 including EGM
5905 and EAS 6905)
EGM 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
EGM 6934-Special Topics in Engineering Mechanics (1-6;
max: 12)
EGM 6936-Graduate Seminar (1; max: 6) Discussions and
presentations in the fields of graduate study and research. S/U
option.
EGM 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
EGM 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
EGM 6972-Research for Engineer's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
EGM 7235-Advanced Vibrations Analysis (3) Prereq: EGM
6215. Nonlinear vibrations, stability, perturbation methods, re-
sponse of single and multiple degree of freedom systems, and
continuous systems to random excitations.
EGM 7819-Computational Fluid Dynamics (3) Prereq: EGM
6342 and6813 or equivalent. Finite difference methods for PDE.
Navier-Stokes equations for incompressible and compressible
fluids. Boundary fitted coordinate transformation, adaptive grid
techniques. Numerical methods and computer codes for fluid
flow problems.
EGM 7835-Boundary Layer Theory (3) Prereq: EGN 6813.
Definitive treatment of the Prandtl boundary layer concept for
laminar and turbulent flows. Integral methods from Karman-
Pohlhausen through current investigators. Thermal boundary
layers in forced and natural convection.
EGM 7845-Turbulent Fluid Flow (3) Prereq: EGM 6813 or
equivalent. Definition of turbulence, basic equations of motion.
Instability and transition. Statistical methods, correlation and
spectral functions. Experimental methods, flow visualization.
Isotropic homogeneous turbulence. Shear turbulence, simili-
tude, the turbulent boundary layer, rough turbulent flow. Jets and
wakes. Heat convection, thermally driven turbulence.
EGM 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
EGM 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.


CENTER FOR AFRICAN STUDIES
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Director: P. R. Schmidt. Graduate Research Professor: U.
Lele. DistinguishedService Professor: C. G. Davis. Profes-'
sors: C. O. Andrew; G. Armelagos; H. Armstrong; M. J.
Burridge; B. A. Cailler; R. Cohen; J. H. Conrad; T. L.
Crisman; R. H. Davis; H. Der-Houssikian;J. K. Dow; B. M.
du Toit; S. Feierman; E. G. Gibbs; L. D. Harris; P. E.
Hildebrand; G. Hyden; C. F. Kiker; M. Langham; R.
Lemarchand; M. Lockhart; P. Magnarella; E. L. Matheny;
D. McCloud; A. Nanji; H. Popenoe; R. Renner;J. Simpson;
N. Smith; P. J. van Blokland. Associate Professors: A.
Bamia; S. A. Brandt; H. Gholz; C. F. Gladwin; A. Hansen;
M. A. Hill-Lubin; P. A. Kotey; R. Lawless; R. E. Poynor; J.
Seale; A. Spring. Assistant Professors: K. Buhr; A. C.
Goldman; M. Reid.

The Center for African Studies offers the Certificate in
African Studies for master's and doctoral students in
conjunction with disciplinary degrees. Graduate courses
on Africa or with African content are available in the
Colleges or Departments of African and Asian Languages
and Literatures, Agriculture, Anthropology, Art, Botany,
Economics, Education, English, Food and Resource Eco-
nomics, Forest Resources and Conservation, Geography,
History, Journalism and Communications, Law, Linguis-
tics, Music, Political Science, and Sociology.
A description of the certificate program in African
Studies may be found in the section Special Programs.
Listings of courses may be found in individual departmen-
tal descriptionsor may be obtained from the Director, 427
Grinter Hall.

AFS 6060-Research Problems in African Studies (3) Research
designs for work on African-based problems. Interdisciplinary in
scope.
AFS 6905-Individual Work (1-3; max: 9).



AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION AND
COMMUNICATIONS
College of Agriculture

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman & Graduate Coordinator:C. E. Beeman. Profes-
sors: L. R. Arrington; C. E. Beeman; E. B. Bolton; J. G.
Cheek; M. F. Cole; M. B. McGhee; W. R. Summerhill; B.
E. Taylor; C. L. Taylor; D. A. Tichenor; J. T. Woeste.
Associate Professor: G. D. Israel. Assistant Professor: J. C.
Thompson.

The Department of Agricultural Education and Com-
munications offers major work for the degrees of Master
of Science (thesis) and Master of Agriculture (nonthesis).
The requirements for each degree are described in the
General Information section.'
Two curriculum options for graduate study toward
either degree are offered. The extension option is for those
persons currently employed or preparing to be employed
in the cooperative extension service, including home
economics, agriculture, 4-H, and other related areas. The
teaching option is for persons who are teaching agricul-






60 / FIELDS OF INSTRUCTION


tural education in the public schools and those who wish
to enter the profession and require basic certification.
A prospective graduate student need not have majored
in agricultural education and communications as an
undergraduate. However, students with an insufficient
background in either agricultural education or technical
agriculture will need to include some basic courses in
these areas in their program.
The Department of Home Economics offers graduate
students with home economics related interests the op-
portunity for field experience and research activity'in the
areas of family and consumer economics, housing, and
foods and nutrition.


AEE 5037-Agricultural Development Communication (3)
Comparative studies of communication and extension education
in developing countries, emphasis on planning and implement-
ing change programs in international agricultural development.
AEE 5038-Technical and Scientific Communication in Agricul-
ture (3) Developing better communication skills to reach
audiences through a variety of media and methods for scholarly,
organizational, and informational purposes. Focus on writing
style and strategy for communicating technical and scientific
information via journal articles, scholarly papers, mass media,
and reports, proposals, and other business-related projects.
AEE 6206-Advanced Instructional Techniques in Agricultural
and Extension Education (3) Prereq: approval of department
chairman. Effective use of instructional materials and methods
with emphasis on application of visual and nonvisual tech-
niques.
AEE 6300-Methodology of Planned Change (3) Processes by
which professional change agents influence the introduction,
adoption, and diffusion of technological changes. Applicable to
those who are responsible for bringing about change.
AEE 6325-History and Philosophy of Agricultural Education
(2) Historical and philosophical antecedents to current voca-
tional agriculture and extension education programs, social
influences which support programs and current trends.
AEE 6417-Administration and Supervision of Agricultural Edu-
cation (3) Principles and practices related to the effective admini-
stration and supervision of agricultural education at the national,
state, and local levels.
AEE 6426-Development of a Volunteer Leadership Program
(3) Identification, recruitment, training, retention, and supervi-
sion of volunteer leaders.
AEE 6512-Program Development in Extension Education (3)
Concepts and processes drawn from the social sciences that are
relevant to the development of extension education programs.
AEE 6521-Group Dynamics in Agricultural and Extension
Education (3) Techniques and approaches used in dealing and
working with groups and individuals within groups.
AEE 6523-Planning Community and Rural Development Pro-
grams (3) Principles and practices utilized in community and
rural development efforts. Determining community needs and
goals. Students will be involved in a community development
project.
AEE 6524-Citizen Participation in Decision-Making (2) A
theoretical and practical study with particular emphasis on
advisory councils.
AEE 6541 C-Developing Instructional Materials in Agricultural
and Extension Education (3) Planning and production of written
and visual instructional materials for programs in agricultural
education and extension education. Students are required to
develop a major instructional project.
AEE 6552-Evaluating Programs in Extension Education (3)
Concepts and research drawn from the social sciences relevant
to evaluating youth and adult extension programs.
AEE 6611-Agricultural and Extension Adult Education (3)
Concepts and principles related to design, implementation, and
evaluation of education programs for adults.
AEE 6704-Extension Administration and Supervision (3) Prin-
ciples and practices for effective administration and supervision


of the cooperative extension service program at the county and
state levels.
AEE 6767-Research Strategies in Agricultural and Extension
Education (3) Overview of significant research. Principles, prac-
tices, and strategies for conducting research.
AEE 6905-Problems in Agricultural and Extension Education
(1-3; max: 8) Prereq: approval of department chairman. For
advanced students to select and study a problem related to
agricultural and/or extension education.
AEE 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
AEE 6912-Nonthesis Research in Agricultural and Extension
Education (1-3; max:6) Library and workshop related to methods
in agricultural and extension education, including study of
research work, review of publications, development of written
reports.
AEE 6933-Seminar in Agricultural and Extension Education (1;
max: 3) Exploration of current topics and trends.
AEE 6935-Topics in Agricultural and Extension Education (1-
3; max: 6)
AEE 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
AEE 6946-Supervised Occupational Experience in Agriculture
(3) Basic problems in planning and supervising programs of
occupational experiences in view of changes occurring in agri-
cultural education.
AEE 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
HEE 5540-Contemporary Perspectives in Home Economics (3)
Intensive analysis of current definitions of home economics,
organizational perspectives, budget/legislative decisions affect-
ing home economics programs, accountability issues, and future
perspectives for extension and secondary school systems.
HOE5555-Women inAgricultural Development (3) Women's
role in agriculture and development of analytic tools for evaluat-
ing the impact of agricultural development on women.





AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING
Colleges of Engineering and Agriculture

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Interim Chairman:C. D. Baird. Assistant Chairman: R. C.
Fluck. Graduate Coordinator: A. B. Bottcher. Graduate
Research Professor: R. M. Peart. Professors: L. O. Bagnall;
C. D. Baird; J. Becker; A. B. Bottcher; K. L. Campbell; K.
V. Chau; D. P. Chynoweth; R. C. Fluck; G. W. Isaacs; J. W.
Jones; W. M. Miller; J. W. Mishoe; A. R. Overman; D. R.
Price; L. N. Shaw; S. F. Shih; W. D. Shoup;A. G. Smajstrla;
A. A. Teixeira; J. D. Whitney; G. L. Zachariah. Associate
Professors: B. J. Boman; R. A. Bucklin; G. A. Clark; D. Z.
Haman; R. C. Harrell; F. T. Izuno; E. P. Lincoln; R. A.
Nordstedt; G. H. Smerage; J. C. Webb. Assistant Profes-
sors:H. W. Beck; W. D. Graham; D. G. Haile; P. H.Jones.

The degrees of Master of Science, Master of Engineer-
ing, Doctor of Philosophy, and Engineer are offered with
graduate programs in agricultural engineering through the
College of Engineering. The Master of Science and Doctor
of Philosophy degrees in agricultural engineering are
offered in the area of agricultural operations management
through the College of Agriculture.
The Master of Science, Master of Engineering, and
Doctor of Philosophy degrees are offered in the following
areas of research: soil and water conservation engineer-
ing, water resource quality management, waste manage-
ment, power and machinery, structures and environment,
agricultural robotics, crop processing, remote sensing,
decision support systems, food and bioprocess engineer-
ing, biomass production, biological system simulation,






AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING / 61


and energy conversion systems. Students can pursue a
graduate specialization in food engineering through a
cooperative program jointly administered with the De-
partment of Food Science and Human Nutrition. Similar
programs may be developed with other departments
within the University.
The Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy in the
agricultural operations management area of specializa-
tion provide for scientific training and research in techni-
cal agricultural management. Typical plans of study focus
on advanced training in field production management,
process and manufacturing management, or technical
sales and product support.
Requirements for admission into the Master of Engi-
neering and Doctor of Philosophy degree programs in the
College of Engineering are the completion of an approved
undergraduate program in agricultural engineering or
related engineering discipline. Admission into the Master
of Science program in the College of Engineering requires
completion of mathematics sequence through differential
equations, 8 credits of general chemistry and 8 credits of
general physics with calculus and laboratory or equiva-
lent. Admission into the Doctor of Philosophy or the
Master of Science in the College of Agriculture requires
completion of an approved undergraduate agricultural
operations management program or equivalent and a
working knowledge of a computer language. Students not
meeting the stated admissions requirements may be ac-
cepted into a degree program, providing sufficient articu-
lation courses are included in the program of study.
Students interested in enrolling in a graduate program
should contact the Graduate Coordinator.
Candidates for advanced degrees in engineering are
required to take at least 9 credits of AGE courses at the
5000 level or higher, with at least 6 credits of AGE courses
at the 6000 level, exclusive of seminar and thesis research
credits. Other courses are taken in applicable basic sci-
ences and engineering to meet educational objectives
and to comprise an integrated program as approved by the
Department's Graduate Committee. Master's students are
required to complete at least 3 credits of mathematics at
the 5000 level or higher, and doctoral students are re-
quired to complete at least 12 credits.
Candidates for the Master of Science concentration in
agricultural operations management are required to com-
plete AOM 6312, at least 3 credits of statistics at the 6000
level, and at least 2 credits of applied systems or computer
programming at the 5000 level or higher.
Prerequisite for admission to any graduate course is
generally an undergraduate degree in agricultural engi-
neering or related engineering discipline.
For students in a Master of Science program in the
college of Agriculture, the following courses are accept-
able: ACG 5005-Financial Accounting; ACG 6367-
Managerial Accounting; AEB 6553-Elements of Econo-
metrics; CAP 5009-Computer Concepts in Business;
CAP 5021-Computer-Based Business Management.

AGE 5152-Advanced Power and Machinery for Agriculture (3)
Functional design requirements, design procedures, and per-
formance evaluation.
AGE 5332-Advanced Agricultural Structures (3) Design crite-
ria for agricultural structures including steady and unsteady heat
transfer analysis, environmental modification, plant and animal
physiology, and structural systems analysis.
AGE 5442-Advanced Agricultural Process Engineering (3)
Engineering problems in handling and processing agricultural
products.


AGE 5643C-Biological and Agricultural Systems Analysis (3)
Prereq: MAC 3312. Introduction to concepts and methods of
process-based modeling of systems and analysis of system behav-
ior; physiological, populational, and agricultural applications.
AGE 5646C-Biological and Agricultural Systems Simulation
(3) Prereq: MAC 3312, COP 3110 or 3212. Numerical tech-
niques for continuous system models using FORTRAN. Introduc-
tion to discrete simulation. Application of simulation and sensi-
tivity analysis with examples relating to crops, soil, environment,
and pests.
AGE 5707C-Agricultural Waste Management (3) Engineering
analysis and design of systems for the collection, storage, treat-
ment, transport, and utilization of livestock and other agricultural
organic wastes and wastewaters. Field trips to operating systems
and laboratory evaluation of materials and processes.
AGE 6031-Instrumentation in Agricultural Engineering Re-
search (3) Principles and application of measuring instruments
and devices for obtaining experimental data in agricultural
engineering research.
AGE 6252-Advanced Soil and Water Management Engineer-
ing (3) Physical and mathematical analysis of problems in
infiltration, drainage, and groundwater hydraulics.
AGE 6254-Simulation of Agricultural Watershed Systems (3)
Prereq: CWR 4101C and working knowledge of FORTRAN.
Characterization and simulation of agricultural watershed sys-
tems'including land and channel phase hydrologic processes and
pollutant transport processes. Investigation of the structure and
capabilities of current agricultural watershed computer models.
AGE 6262C-Remote Sensing in Hydrology (3) Applications of
satellites, shuttle imaging radar, ground-penetrating radar, multis-
pectral scanner, thermal IR, and geographic information system
to study rainfall, evapotranspiration, groundwater, water extent,
water quality, soil moisture, and runoff.
AGE 6615-Advanced Heat and Mass Transfer in Biological
Systems (3) Prereq: CNM 3100, AGE 3612C. Analytical and
numerical technique solutions to problems of heat and mass
transfer in biological systems. Emphasis on nonhomogenous,
irregularly shaped products with respiration and transpiration.
AGE 6644-Agricultural Decision Systems (3) Computerized
decision systems for agriculture. Expert systems, decision support
systems, simulations, and types of applications in agriculture.
AGE 6905-Individual Work in Agricultural Engineering (1-4;
max: 6) Special problems in agricultural engineering.
AGE 6910--Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
AGE 6931 -Seminar (1; max: 2) Discussionsof research, current
trends, and practices in agriculture engineering. S/U.
AGE 6933-Special Topics in Agricultural Engineering (1-4;
max: 6) Lectures, laboratory, and/or special projects covering
special topics in agricultural engineering.
AGE 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
AGE 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
AGE 6972-Research for Engineer's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
AGE 6986-Applied Mathematics in Agricultural Engineering
(3) Mathematical methods, including regression analysis, graphi-
cal techniques, and analytical and numerical solution of ordinary
and partial differential equations, relevant to agricultural engi-
neering.
AGE 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
AGE 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.
AOM 5045-Appropriate Technology for Agricultural Mecha-
nization (3) Prereq: baccalaureate degree in agriculture orequiva-
lent. Selection, evaluation, and transfer of appropriate mechani-
zation technology for agricultural development. Agricultural
power sources; field, processing, transportation, water pumping,
and other farmstead equipment and structures.
AOM 6312C-Advanced Farm Machinery Management (3)
Prereq: AOM 3312; COP 3110 or consent of instructor. The
functional and economic applications of machine monitoring
and robotics. Analysis of farm machinery systems reliability
performance. Queueing theory, linear programming, and ergo-
nomic considerations for machine systems optimization.






62 / FIELDS OF INSTRUCTION


AGRICULTURE-GENERAL
College of Agriculture

Dean: L. C. Connor. Assistant Dean: J. L. Fry.

The College of Agriculture offers academic programs
and grants advanced degrees in 16 departments and the
School of Forest Resources and Conservation. These
academic units are all a part of the Institute of Food and
Agricultural Sciences (IFAS). Additional components of
IFAS include 22 research centers located throughout the
state and cooperative extension offices in each of the 67
counties of the state.
The following courses are offered under the supervision
of the office of the dean by an interdisciplinary faculty and
deal with material of
concern to two or more IFAS academic units. The courses
are also open to students of other colleges, with the
permission of the course instructor.
AGG 5425-Sustainable Agriculture (3) Growing global de-
mands for agricultural products and sustainable methods for
meeting, i.e., without degrading environment and natural re-
source base.
AGG 5505-Plant Protection in Tropical Ecosystems (4) Con-
cepts of farming systems, integrated pest management and the
design of viable plant protection strategies in human and agricul-
tural systems of the worldwide tropics. Comparison of accept-
able methods of managing pest organisms.
AGG 5813-Farming Systems Research and Extension Methods
(3) Multidisciplinary team approach to technology generation
and promotion with emphasis on small farms. Adaptations of
anthropological, agronomic, and economic methods. Field work
required.
AGG 5905-Individual Study (1-4; max: 6) Supervised study or
research not covered by other courses.
AGG 5932-Special Topics (1-4; max: 6)


AGRONOMY
College of Agriculture

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman: C. E. Dean. Graduate Coordinator: K. H.
Quesenberry. Professors: L. H. Allen, Jr.; R. D. Barnett; J.
M. Bennett; K. J. Boote; C. E. Dean; A. E. Dudeck; J. R.
Edwardson; R. N. Gallaher; D. W. Gorbeti W. T. Haller;
K. Hinson; J. C. Joyce; R. S. Kalmbacher; D. A. Knauft; A.
E. Kretschmer, Jr.; P. Mislevy III; P. L. Pfahler; H. L.
Popenoe; G. M. Prine; K. H. Quesenberry; O. C. Ruelke;
S. C. Schank; T. R. Sinclair; R. L. Smith; R. L. Stanley; I. D.
Teare; S. H. West; E. B. Whitty; M. Wilcox; D. L. Wright.
Associate Professors: D. L. Anderson; B. J. Brecke; J. B.
Brolman; C. G. Chambliss; P. S. Chourey; D. L. Colvin; L.
S. Dunavin; E. C. French; C. K. Hiebsch; D. B. Jones; K. A.
Langeland; F. le Grand; W. D. Pitman; D. G. Shilling; L.
E. Sollenberger; D. L. Sutton. Assistant Professors: K. L.
Buhr; M. J. Williams; D. S. Wofford.

The Department offers the Doctor of Philosophy and
the Master of Science degrees in agronomy with speciali-
zation in crop ecology, crop nutrition and physiology,
crop production, weed science, genetics, cytogenetics, or
plant breeding. A nonthesis degree, Master of Agriculture,
is offered with a major in agronomy.
Graduate programs emphasize the development and
subsequent application of basic principles in each spe-
cialization to agronomic plants in Florida and throughout


the tropics. The continuing need for increased food sup-
plies is reflected in departmental research efforts. When
compatible with a student's program and permitted by
prevailing circumstances, some thesis and dissertation
research may be conducted wholly or in part in one or
more of several tropical countries.
A science background with basic courses in mathemat-
ics, chemistry, botany, microbiology, and physics is re-
quired of new graduate students. In addition to graduate
courses in agonomy, the following courses in related
areas are acceptable for graduate credits as part of the
student's major: AGE 5643C- Biological and Agricul-
tural Systems Analysis; AGE 5646-Biological and Agri-
cultural Systems Simulation; ANS 6368-Quantitative
Genetics; ANS 6388- Genetics of Animal Improvement;
ANS 6452-Principles of Forage Quality Evaluation;ANS
6715-The Rumen and Its Microbes; BOT 5225C-Plant
Anatomy; BOT 6516-Plant Metabolism; BOT 6526-
Plant Nutrition; BOT 6566-Plant Growth and Develop-
ment; HOS 6201-Breeding Perennial Cultivars; HOS
6231-Biochemical Genetics of Higher Plants; HOS
6242-Genetics and Breeding of Vegetable Crops; HOS
6345-Environmental Physiology of Horticultural Crops;
PCB 5307-Limnology; PCB 6356C-Ecosystems of the
Tropics; SOS 6136-Soil Fertility.


AGR 5266C-Field Plot Techniques (3) Prereq: STA 3023.
Techniques and procedures employed in the design and analysis
of field plot, greenhouse, and laboratory research experiments.
Application of research methodology, the analysis and interpre-
tation of research results.
AGR 5277C-Tropical Crop Production (3) Prereq: consent of
instructor. The ecology and production practices of selected
crops grown in the tropics.
AGR 6233-Tropical Pasture and Forage Science (4) Prereq:
AGR 4231 and ANS 5446, or consent of instructor. Potential of
natural grasslands of tropical and subtropical regions. Develop-
ment of improved pastures and forages and their utilization in
livestock production.
AGR 6237-Agronomic Methods of Forage Evaluation (3) Prereq
orcoreq:STA 6167. Experimental techniques for field evaluation
of forage plants. Design of grazing trials and procedures for
estimating yield and botanical composition in the grazed and
ungrazed pasture.
AGR 6307-Molecular Genetics for Crop Improvement (2)
Prereq: AGR 3303, 4321, orASG 3313. Advanced genetic con-
cepts and modern genetic theory.
AGR 6311-Population Genetics (2) Prereq: AGR 3303, STA-
6166. Application of statistical principles to biological popula-
tions in relation to gene frequency, zygotic frequency, mating
systems, and the effects of selection, mutation and migration on
equilibrium populations.
AGR 6323-Advanced Plant Breeding (3) Prereq: AGR 3210,
4321, 6311, and STA 6167. Genetic basis for plant breeding
procedures.
AGR 6325L-Plant Breeding Techniques (1; max: 2) Prereq:
AGR 4321 or equivalent; coreq: AGR 6323 or equivalent.
Examination of various breeding techniques used by agronomic
and horticultural crop breeders in Florida. Field and lab visits to
active plant breeding programs, with discussion led by a specific
breeder each week. Hands-on experience in breeding programs.
AGR 6353-Cytogenetics (3) Prereq: basic courses in genetics
and cytology. Genetic variability with emphasis on interrelation-
ships of cytologic and genetic concepts. Chromosome structure
and number, chromosomal aberrations, apomixis, and applica-
tion of cytogenetic principles.
AGR 6422C-Crop Nutrition (3) Preq: BOT3503C. Nutritional
influences on differentiation, composition, growth, and yield of
agronomic plants.
AGR 6442C-Physiology of Agronomic Plants (4) Prereq: BOT
3503C or 5505C. Yield potentials of crops as influenced by






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AGRICULTURE-GENERAL
College of Agriculture

Dean: L. C. Connor. Assistant Dean: J. L. Fry.

The College of Agriculture offers academic programs
and grants advanced degrees in 16 departments and the
School of Forest Resources and Conservation. These
academic units are all a part of the Institute of Food and
Agricultural Sciences (IFAS). Additional components of
IFAS include 22 research centers located throughout the
state and cooperative extension offices in each of the 67
counties of the state.
The following courses are offered under the supervision
of the office of the dean by an interdisciplinary faculty and
deal with material of
concern to two or more IFAS academic units. The courses
are also open to students of other colleges, with the
permission of the course instructor.
AGG 5425-Sustainable Agriculture (3) Growing global de-
mands for agricultural products and sustainable methods for
meeting, i.e., without degrading environment and natural re-
source base.
AGG 5505-Plant Protection in Tropical Ecosystems (4) Con-
cepts of farming systems, integrated pest management and the
design of viable plant protection strategies in human and agricul-
tural systems of the worldwide tropics. Comparison of accept-
able methods of managing pest organisms.
AGG 5813-Farming Systems Research and Extension Methods
(3) Multidisciplinary team approach to technology generation
and promotion with emphasis on small farms. Adaptations of
anthropological, agronomic, and economic methods. Field work
required.
AGG 5905-Individual Study (1-4; max: 6) Supervised study or
research not covered by other courses.
AGG 5932-Special Topics (1-4; max: 6)


AGRONOMY
College of Agriculture

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman: C. E. Dean. Graduate Coordinator: K. H.
Quesenberry. Professors: L. H. Allen, Jr.; R. D. Barnett; J.
M. Bennett; K. J. Boote; C. E. Dean; A. E. Dudeck; J. R.
Edwardson; R. N. Gallaher; D. W. Gorbeti W. T. Haller;
K. Hinson; J. C. Joyce; R. S. Kalmbacher; D. A. Knauft; A.
E. Kretschmer, Jr.; P. Mislevy III; P. L. Pfahler; H. L.
Popenoe; G. M. Prine; K. H. Quesenberry; O. C. Ruelke;
S. C. Schank; T. R. Sinclair; R. L. Smith; R. L. Stanley; I. D.
Teare; S. H. West; E. B. Whitty; M. Wilcox; D. L. Wright.
Associate Professors: D. L. Anderson; B. J. Brecke; J. B.
Brolman; C. G. Chambliss; P. S. Chourey; D. L. Colvin; L.
S. Dunavin; E. C. French; C. K. Hiebsch; D. B. Jones; K. A.
Langeland; F. le Grand; W. D. Pitman; D. G. Shilling; L.
E. Sollenberger; D. L. Sutton. Assistant Professors: K. L.
Buhr; M. J. Williams; D. S. Wofford.

The Department offers the Doctor of Philosophy and
the Master of Science degrees in agronomy with speciali-
zation in crop ecology, crop nutrition and physiology,
crop production, weed science, genetics, cytogenetics, or
plant breeding. A nonthesis degree, Master of Agriculture,
is offered with a major in agronomy.
Graduate programs emphasize the development and
subsequent application of basic principles in each spe-
cialization to agronomic plants in Florida and throughout


the tropics. The continuing need for increased food sup-
plies is reflected in departmental research efforts. When
compatible with a student's program and permitted by
prevailing circumstances, some thesis and dissertation
research may be conducted wholly or in part in one or
more of several tropical countries.
A science background with basic courses in mathemat-
ics, chemistry, botany, microbiology, and physics is re-
quired of new graduate students. In addition to graduate
courses in agonomy, the following courses in related
areas are acceptable for graduate credits as part of the
student's major: AGE 5643C- Biological and Agricul-
tural Systems Analysis; AGE 5646-Biological and Agri-
cultural Systems Simulation; ANS 6368-Quantitative
Genetics; ANS 6388- Genetics of Animal Improvement;
ANS 6452-Principles of Forage Quality Evaluation;ANS
6715-The Rumen and Its Microbes; BOT 5225C-Plant
Anatomy; BOT 6516-Plant Metabolism; BOT 6526-
Plant Nutrition; BOT 6566-Plant Growth and Develop-
ment; HOS 6201-Breeding Perennial Cultivars; HOS
6231-Biochemical Genetics of Higher Plants; HOS
6242-Genetics and Breeding of Vegetable Crops; HOS
6345-Environmental Physiology of Horticultural Crops;
PCB 5307-Limnology; PCB 6356C-Ecosystems of the
Tropics; SOS 6136-Soil Fertility.


AGR 5266C-Field Plot Techniques (3) Prereq: STA 3023.
Techniques and procedures employed in the design and analysis
of field plot, greenhouse, and laboratory research experiments.
Application of research methodology, the analysis and interpre-
tation of research results.
AGR 5277C-Tropical Crop Production (3) Prereq: consent of
instructor. The ecology and production practices of selected
crops grown in the tropics.
AGR 6233-Tropical Pasture and Forage Science (4) Prereq:
AGR 4231 and ANS 5446, or consent of instructor. Potential of
natural grasslands of tropical and subtropical regions. Develop-
ment of improved pastures and forages and their utilization in
livestock production.
AGR 6237-Agronomic Methods of Forage Evaluation (3) Prereq
orcoreq:STA 6167. Experimental techniques for field evaluation
of forage plants. Design of grazing trials and procedures for
estimating yield and botanical composition in the grazed and
ungrazed pasture.
AGR 6307-Molecular Genetics for Crop Improvement (2)
Prereq: AGR 3303, 4321, orASG 3313. Advanced genetic con-
cepts and modern genetic theory.
AGR 6311-Population Genetics (2) Prereq: AGR 3303, STA-
6166. Application of statistical principles to biological popula-
tions in relation to gene frequency, zygotic frequency, mating
systems, and the effects of selection, mutation and migration on
equilibrium populations.
AGR 6323-Advanced Plant Breeding (3) Prereq: AGR 3210,
4321, 6311, and STA 6167. Genetic basis for plant breeding
procedures.
AGR 6325L-Plant Breeding Techniques (1; max: 2) Prereq:
AGR 4321 or equivalent; coreq: AGR 6323 or equivalent.
Examination of various breeding techniques used by agronomic
and horticultural crop breeders in Florida. Field and lab visits to
active plant breeding programs, with discussion led by a specific
breeder each week. Hands-on experience in breeding programs.
AGR 6353-Cytogenetics (3) Prereq: basic courses in genetics
and cytology. Genetic variability with emphasis on interrelation-
ships of cytologic and genetic concepts. Chromosome structure
and number, chromosomal aberrations, apomixis, and applica-
tion of cytogenetic principles.
AGR 6422C-Crop Nutrition (3) Preq: BOT3503C. Nutritional
influences on differentiation, composition, growth, and yield of
agronomic plants.
AGR 6442C-Physiology of Agronomic Plants (4) Prereq: BOT
3503C or 5505C. Yield potentials of crops as influenced by






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photosynthetic efficiencies, respiration, translocation, drought,
and canopy architecture.
AGR 6511-Crop Ecology (4) Prereq:AGR 4210, BOT3503C,
PCB 3043C, or equivalent. Relationships of ecological factors
and climatic classifications to agroecosystems, and crop model-
ing of the major crops.
AGR 6661C-Sugarcane Processing Technology (2) Prereq:
CHM 3200, 3200L. Chemical and physical processes required
for crystallization and refining of sugar.
AGR 6905-Agronomic Problems (1-5; max: 8) Prereq: mini-
mum of one undergraduate course in agronomy orplant science.
Special topics for classroom, library, laboratory, or field studies
of agronomic plants. H.
AGR 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
AGR 6932-Topics in Agronomy (1-3; max: 8) Critical review of
selected topics in specific agronomic areas.
AGR 6933-Graduate Agronomy Seminar (1; max: 3) Required
of all graduate students in agronomy. Current literature and
agronomic developments.
AGR 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
AGR 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
AGR 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
AGR 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.
PLS 5652-Herbicide Technology (3) Prereq: CHM 3200, PLS
4601, or consent of the instructor. Classification, mode of action,
principles of selectivity, and plant responses to herbicides.
Weed, crop, environmental, and pest management associations
in developing herbicide programs.
PLS 6623-Weed Ecology (2) Prereq: PCB 3033C and PLS 4601,
orequivalent. Environmental influences on behavior and control
of weeds; influences of common methods of weed control on the
environment.
PLS 6655-Plant/Herbicide Interaction (3) Prereq: introductory
plant physiology and biochemistry; introductory weed control
and knowledge of herbicide families. Herbicide activity on
plants: edaphic and environmental influences, absorption and
translocation, response of specific physiological and biochemi-
cal processes as related to herbicide mode of action.


ANATOMY AND CELL BIOLOGY
College of Medicine

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman: M. H. Ross. Graduate Coordinator: G. S.
Bennett. Professors: M. A. Clendenin; C. M. Feldherr; E.
Kallenbach; L. H. Larkin; L. J. Romrell; M. H. Ross; R. A.
Wallace. Scientist:G. S. Bennett. Associate Professors: T.
G. Hollinger; P. J. Linser; K. E. Rarey; K. E. Selman; G. M.
Small; C. M. West. Assistant Professor: W. A. Dunn, Jr.

The Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology offers a
program leading to the Doctor of Philosophy degree in the
medical sciences. There are currently two graduate train-
ing programs within the Department: a) cell and develop-
mental biology, and b) general anatomy.
The general anatomy concentration emphasizes the
full range of traditional anatomy offerings while cell and
developmental biology concentrates on the subject mat-
ter of those fields and molecular biology and gives the
student the option to deemphasize other areas of training.
Research interests in the Department include several
different areas of cell biology, developmental biology,
reproductive biology, and vertebrate morphology.
Applicants should have a strong background in biol-
ogy, chemistry, or physics and have taken undergraduate
courses in organic chemistry, calculus, physics, cell biol-


ogy and biochemistry. Deficiencies may be made up
during the first year of graduate study. The Department
does not accept students into a program of study leading
to the degree of Master of Science.

BMS 5121-Human Systems Development (2) Normal human
development, organogenesis, and tissue morphogenesis. Some
abnormal development included.
GMS 5620-Cell Biology (1) An introduction to current concepts
about the molecular organization of cells, with selected ex-
amples of how cell function is disrupted by disorders at the
molecular level. Geared to the needs of professional students.
GMS 5621-Cell and Tissue Biology (4) Prereq: cell biology or
approval of staff. Fundamental mechanisms of cell functions,
specializations, and interactions that account for the organiza-
tion and activities of basic tissues.
GMS 5630-Microscopic Anatomy (4) The microscopic struc-
ture of the cells, tissues, and organs of the human body is taught.
Correlation of structure to function is emphasized.
GMS 5641-Cell Differentiation, Morphogenesis, and Onco-
genesis (4) Prereq: comprehensive courses in developmental
biology (or embryology), cell biology, and biochemistry; coreq:
molecular biology or consent of instructor. Examination of
evidence for current models of cell differentiation, proliferation,
shape change, and motility, especially as models relate to
morphogenesis, pattern formation, and oncogenesis.
GMS 5600C-Gross Anatomy (6) Basic structure and mechanics
of human body taught primarily in the laboratory but supple-
mented with lectures, conferences, and demonstrations as needed.
GMS 6609-Advanced Gross Anatomy (2-4; max: 6) Regional
and specialized anatomy of the human body taught by laboratory
dissection, conferences, and demonstrations.
GMS 6611-Research Methods in Cell Biology and Anatomy (1-
4; max: 6) Research under supervision of staff member; student
exposed to various research techniques available within the
department.
GMS 6631-Advanced Microscopic Anatomy (2-4; max: 6)
Prereq: GMS 5621 or equivalent; approval of staff. Microscopic
anatomy of mammalian (mainly human) cells, tissues, and or-
gans. Structure-function relationships and experimental ap-
proaches stressed. Opportunity for work in histology laboratory.
GMS 6632-Histochemical and Cytochemical Techniques (2)
Prereq: microscopic anatomy and staff approval. The theory and
use of histochemical and cytochemical techniques will be pre-
sented with lecture and laboratory exercises.
GMS 6641--Fertilization and Gametogenesis (3) Prereq: gen-
eral course in developmental biology or embryology. Supervised
study of publications in specific areas of reproductive biology,
including oogenesis, spermatogenesis, and fertilization. Weekly
conferences, reports, and lectures.
GMS 6690-Cell Biology and Anatomy Seminar (1-2; max: 9)
Faculty-student discussions of research papers and topics.
GMS 6691-Special Topics in Cell Biology and Anatomy (1-4;
max: 10) Readings in recent research literature of anatomy and/
or allied disciplines including cell, developmental, and repro-
ductive biology.
GMS 6970-Individual Study (1-3; max: 8) Supervised study in
areas not covered by other graduate courses.
GMS 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
GMS 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
GMS 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.

ANIMAL SCIENCE
College of Agriculture

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman: F.G. Hembry. Graduate Coordinator: G.E.
Combs, Jr. Graduate Research Professors:F.W. Bazer; R.H.






ANATOMY AND CELL BIOLOGY / 63


photosynthetic efficiencies, respiration, translocation, drought,
and canopy architecture.
AGR 6511-Crop Ecology (4) Prereq:AGR 4210, BOT3503C,
PCB 3043C, or equivalent. Relationships of ecological factors
and climatic classifications to agroecosystems, and crop model-
ing of the major crops.
AGR 6661C-Sugarcane Processing Technology (2) Prereq:
CHM 3200, 3200L. Chemical and physical processes required
for crystallization and refining of sugar.
AGR 6905-Agronomic Problems (1-5; max: 8) Prereq: mini-
mum of one undergraduate course in agronomy orplant science.
Special topics for classroom, library, laboratory, or field studies
of agronomic plants. H.
AGR 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
AGR 6932-Topics in Agronomy (1-3; max: 8) Critical review of
selected topics in specific agronomic areas.
AGR 6933-Graduate Agronomy Seminar (1; max: 3) Required
of all graduate students in agronomy. Current literature and
agronomic developments.
AGR 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
AGR 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
AGR 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
AGR 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.
PLS 5652-Herbicide Technology (3) Prereq: CHM 3200, PLS
4601, or consent of the instructor. Classification, mode of action,
principles of selectivity, and plant responses to herbicides.
Weed, crop, environmental, and pest management associations
in developing herbicide programs.
PLS 6623-Weed Ecology (2) Prereq: PCB 3033C and PLS 4601,
orequivalent. Environmental influences on behavior and control
of weeds; influences of common methods of weed control on the
environment.
PLS 6655-Plant/Herbicide Interaction (3) Prereq: introductory
plant physiology and biochemistry; introductory weed control
and knowledge of herbicide families. Herbicide activity on
plants: edaphic and environmental influences, absorption and
translocation, response of specific physiological and biochemi-
cal processes as related to herbicide mode of action.


ANATOMY AND CELL BIOLOGY
College of Medicine

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman: M. H. Ross. Graduate Coordinator: G. S.
Bennett. Professors: M. A. Clendenin; C. M. Feldherr; E.
Kallenbach; L. H. Larkin; L. J. Romrell; M. H. Ross; R. A.
Wallace. Scientist:G. S. Bennett. Associate Professors: T.
G. Hollinger; P. J. Linser; K. E. Rarey; K. E. Selman; G. M.
Small; C. M. West. Assistant Professor: W. A. Dunn, Jr.

The Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology offers a
program leading to the Doctor of Philosophy degree in the
medical sciences. There are currently two graduate train-
ing programs within the Department: a) cell and develop-
mental biology, and b) general anatomy.
The general anatomy concentration emphasizes the
full range of traditional anatomy offerings while cell and
developmental biology concentrates on the subject mat-
ter of those fields and molecular biology and gives the
student the option to deemphasize other areas of training.
Research interests in the Department include several
different areas of cell biology, developmental biology,
reproductive biology, and vertebrate morphology.
Applicants should have a strong background in biol-
ogy, chemistry, or physics and have taken undergraduate
courses in organic chemistry, calculus, physics, cell biol-


ogy and biochemistry. Deficiencies may be made up
during the first year of graduate study. The Department
does not accept students into a program of study leading
to the degree of Master of Science.

BMS 5121-Human Systems Development (2) Normal human
development, organogenesis, and tissue morphogenesis. Some
abnormal development included.
GMS 5620-Cell Biology (1) An introduction to current concepts
about the molecular organization of cells, with selected ex-
amples of how cell function is disrupted by disorders at the
molecular level. Geared to the needs of professional students.
GMS 5621-Cell and Tissue Biology (4) Prereq: cell biology or
approval of staff. Fundamental mechanisms of cell functions,
specializations, and interactions that account for the organiza-
tion and activities of basic tissues.
GMS 5630-Microscopic Anatomy (4) The microscopic struc-
ture of the cells, tissues, and organs of the human body is taught.
Correlation of structure to function is emphasized.
GMS 5641-Cell Differentiation, Morphogenesis, and Onco-
genesis (4) Prereq: comprehensive courses in developmental
biology (or embryology), cell biology, and biochemistry; coreq:
molecular biology or consent of instructor. Examination of
evidence for current models of cell differentiation, proliferation,
shape change, and motility, especially as models relate to
morphogenesis, pattern formation, and oncogenesis.
GMS 5600C-Gross Anatomy (6) Basic structure and mechanics
of human body taught primarily in the laboratory but supple-
mented with lectures, conferences, and demonstrations as needed.
GMS 6609-Advanced Gross Anatomy (2-4; max: 6) Regional
and specialized anatomy of the human body taught by laboratory
dissection, conferences, and demonstrations.
GMS 6611-Research Methods in Cell Biology and Anatomy (1-
4; max: 6) Research under supervision of staff member; student
exposed to various research techniques available within the
department.
GMS 6631-Advanced Microscopic Anatomy (2-4; max: 6)
Prereq: GMS 5621 or equivalent; approval of staff. Microscopic
anatomy of mammalian (mainly human) cells, tissues, and or-
gans. Structure-function relationships and experimental ap-
proaches stressed. Opportunity for work in histology laboratory.
GMS 6632-Histochemical and Cytochemical Techniques (2)
Prereq: microscopic anatomy and staff approval. The theory and
use of histochemical and cytochemical techniques will be pre-
sented with lecture and laboratory exercises.
GMS 6641--Fertilization and Gametogenesis (3) Prereq: gen-
eral course in developmental biology or embryology. Supervised
study of publications in specific areas of reproductive biology,
including oogenesis, spermatogenesis, and fertilization. Weekly
conferences, reports, and lectures.
GMS 6690-Cell Biology and Anatomy Seminar (1-2; max: 9)
Faculty-student discussions of research papers and topics.
GMS 6691-Special Topics in Cell Biology and Anatomy (1-4;
max: 10) Readings in recent research literature of anatomy and/
or allied disciplines including cell, developmental, and repro-
ductive biology.
GMS 6970-Individual Study (1-3; max: 8) Supervised study in
areas not covered by other graduate courses.
GMS 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
GMS 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
GMS 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.

ANIMAL SCIENCE
College of Agriculture

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman: F.G. Hembry. Graduate Coordinator: G.E.
Combs, Jr. Graduate Research Professors:F.W. Bazer; R.H.






64 / FIELDS OF INSTRUCTION


Harms; W.W. Thatcher. Professors:C.B. Ammerman; E.L.
Besch; M.J. Burridge; D.D. Buss; P.T. Cardeilhac; C.D.
Chen; G.E. Combs, Jr.; J.H. Conrad; B.L. Damron; C.R.
Douglas; M. Drost; M.J. Fields; D.J. Forrester;J.L. Fry; K.N.
Gelatt; E.P. Gibbs; R.R. Gronwall; D.D. Hargrove; H.H.
Head; L.R. McDowell; A.M. Merritt; R.D. Miles; J.E.
Moore; R.P. Natzke;J.T. Neilson; E.A. Ott; F.M. Pate; D.C.
Sharp, Ill; V.M. Shille; H.H. Van Horn, Jr.; A.I. Webb; R.L.
West; C.J. Wilcox; H.R. Wilson. Associate Professors:R.L.
Asquith; D.B. Bates; D.K. Beede; J.H. Brendemuhl; W.E.
Brown; C.H. Courtney; M.A. DeLorenzo;A.C. Hammond;
P.J. Hansen; D.D. Johnson; E.L. Johnson; W.E. Kunkle;
F.W. Leak; S. Lieb; T.T. Marshall; F.B. Mather; R.O. Myer;
T.A. Olson; P.J. Prichard; R.S. Sand; F.A. Simmen; R.C.
Simmen; C.R. Staples; S.H. Tenbroeck; C.E. White. Assis-
tant Professors: C.C. Chase; M.A. Elzo.

The Departmentof Animal Science offers the degrees of
Master of Agriculture, Master of Science, and Doctor of
Philosophy in the following concentrations: (1) animal
nutrition, (2) meats, (3) animal breeding and genetics, and
(4) animal physiology. A student may work on a problem
covering more than one area of study. Large animals (beef
cattle, dairy cattle, swine, poultry, and sheep) and labora-
tory animals are available for various research problems.
Adequate nutrition and meats laboratories are available
for detailed chemical and carcass quality evaluations.
Special arrangements may be made to conduct research
problems at the various branch agricultural experiment
stations throughout Florida. A Ph.D. degree may be
obtained in animal science, with dissertation research
under the direction of members of the Departments of
Dairy Science, Poultry Science, or Animal Science, or the
College of Veterinary Medicine who have been appointed
to the animal science doctoral research faculty.
Departmental prerequisites for admission to graduate
study include a sound science background, with basic
courses in bacteriology, biology, mathematics, botany,
and chemistry.
The following courses in related areas will be accept-
able for graduate credit as part of the candidate's major:
AGR 6233-Tropical Pastures and Forage Science; AGR
6307-Advanced Genetics; AGR 631 1-Population Ge-
netics; AGR 6353-Cytogenetics; DAS 6281-Dairy Sci-
ence Research Techniques; DAS 6322-Introduction to
Statistical Genetics; DAS 6512C-Advanced Physiology
of Lactation; DAS 6531-Endocrinology; DAS 6541-
Energy Metabolism; FOS 6226C-Advanced Food Mi-
crobiology; FOS 6315C-Food Chemistry; PSE 6415-
Advanced Poultry Nutrition; PSE 6522-Avian Physiol-
ogy; VME 5242C-Physiology of Body Fluids.

ANS 5446-Animal Nutrition (3) Prereq: ASG 3402C, BCH
3023 or permission of instructor. Carbohydrates, fats, proteins,
minerals, and vitamins and their functions in the animal body.
ANS 6288-Experimental Technics and Analytical Procedures
in Meat Research (3) Experimental design, analytical proce-
dures; technics; carcass measurements and analyses as related to
livestock production and meats studies.
ANS 6368-Quantitative Genetics (3) Prereq: STA 6166. Genet-
ics and biometric principles underlying genetic characters that
exhibit continuous variation.
ANS 6386-Advanced Animal Breeding (3) Prereq: permission
of instructor. Application of statistical procedures to the genetic
evaluation of animals. Single trait evaluation. Multiple trait
evaluation. Multibreed evaluation.
ANS 6388-Genetics of Animal Improvement (3) Prereq: ANS
6368. Application of statistical techniques and design in animal
breeding research.


ANS 6448-Nitrogen and Energy in Animal Nutrition (3) Prereq:
CHM 3210. Utilization of dietary nitrogen and energy sources by
ruminants with comparative information on other species.
ANS 6452-Principles of Forage Quality Evaluation (2) Prereq:
ANS 5446, AGR 4231C. Definition of forage quality in terms of
animal performance, methodology used in forage evaluation,
and proper interpretation of forage evaluation data.
ANS 6458-Advanced Methods in Nutrition Technology (3)
Prereq: CHM 2043. Forgraduate students but open to seniors by
special permission. Demonstrations and limited performance of
procedures used in nutrition research.
ANS 6472-Vitamins (3) Prereq: organic chemistry. Historical
development, properties, assays, and physiological effects.
ANS 6636-Meat Technology (3) Chemistry, physics, histology,
bacteriology, and engineering involved in the handling, process-
ing, manufacturing, preservation, storage, distribution, and utili-
zation of meat.
ANS 6711-Equine Nutrition and Physiology (3) Prereq: ANS
5446. Principles affecting absorption and assimilation of nutri-
ents and basic physiology of growth, reproduction, and exercise
of the horse.
ANS 6715-The Rumen and Its Microbes (3) Prereq: BCH 4003,
ANS5446. Review and correlation of the fundamental biochemi-
cal, physiological, and bacteriological research upon which the
feeding of ruminants is based. Experimental methodology of
rumen physiology and metabolism.
ANS 6721-Swine Nutrition (2) Prereq: ANS 5446. Basic prin-
ciples affecting absorption and assimilation of nutrients required
for growth, reproduction, and lactation of swine.
ANS 6723-Mineral Nutrition and Metabolism (3) Physiologi-
cal effect of macro- and micro-elements, mineral interrelation-
ships.
ANS 6751--Physiology of Reproduction (3) Prereq: VME5242C,
ASG4334. The interactions between the hypothalamus, pituitary
gland, and reproductive organs during the estrous cycle and
pregnancy in the female and sperm production in the male.
Embryonic and placental development from fertilization through
parturition and factors affecting reproductive efficiency.
ANS 6767-Molecular Endocrinology (3) Prereq: 4024 or
equivalent or permission of instructor. Molecular basis of
hormone action and regulation, and emerging techniques in
endocrine system study; emphasis on molecular mechanisms of
growth, development, and reproduction.
ANS 6905-Problems in Animal Science (1-4; max: 8) H.
ANS 6910--Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
ANS 6932-Topics in Animal Science (1-3; max: 9) New devel-
opments in animal nutrition and livestock feeding, animal genet-
ics, animal physiology, and livestock management.
ANS 6933-Graduate Seminar in Animal Science (1; max: 8)
ANS 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
ANS 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
ANS 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
ANS 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.



ANIMAL SCIENCE-GENERAL
College of Agriculture


The Departments of Animal, Poultry, and Dairy Science
have combined their curricula into an animal science
curriculum. ASG 5221 is a cross-departmental course
taught by the faculty of the three departments.

ASG 5221-Animal Production in the Tropics (3) Prereq: ANS
4242C, 4264C, DAS 3211, or permission of the instructor.
Management and environment factors which affect animal pro-
duction in the tropics.






ANTHROPOLOGY / 65


ANTHROPOLOGY
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairperson: G. J. Armelagos. Graduate Coordinator: G.
F. Murray. Graduate Research Professors: M. Harris; C.
Wagley (Emeritus). Professors: G. J. Armelagos; H. R.
Bernard; A. F. Burns; R. Cohen; K. Deagan; M. C.
Dougherty; P. L. Doughty; B. M. du Toit;J. D. Early;t E. M.
Eddy (Emeritus);S. Feierman; B.T. Grindal;*M.J. Hardman-
de-Bautista; M. Y. Iscan;t P. J. Magnarella; W. R. Maples;
M. L. Margolis; J. T. Milanich; M. Moseley; J. A. Paredes;*
B. A. Purdy; H. I. Safa; A. M. Stearman; 0. von Mering; G.
Weiss;t E. S. Wing. Associate Professors: S. A. Brandt; C.
H. Gladwin; A. Hansen; T. Ho;* W. J. Kennedy;t R. D.
Lawless; L. S..Lieberman; W. H. Marquardt; G. F. Murray;
A. R. Oliver-Smith;M. E. Pohl;* P. R. Schmidt;M. Schmink;
A. Spring. Assistant Professor: W. F. Keegan.

These members of the faculty of the Florida State University (*) and
Florida Atlantic University (t) are also members of the graduate faculty of
the University of Florida and participate in the doctoral degree program in
the University of Florida Department of Anthropology.

The Department of Anthropology offers graduate work
leading to.the Master of Arts (thesis or nonthesis option)
and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. Graduate training is
offered in applied anthropology, social and cultural an-
thropology, archeology, anthropological linguistics, and
physical/ biological anthropology.
There is a general option and an interdisciplinary one.
The general option allows students to concentrate at the
M.A. level on the integration of the four subfields of
anthropology and to specialize at the Ph.D. level. The
interdisciplinary alternative allows students to 1) concen-
trate on one or two subfields of anthropology along with
one or more areas outside of anthropology and 2) begin
early specialization and integration of a subfield of an-
thropology and an outside field. More information about
these two options is found in the Department publication
on graduate programs and policies that may be obtained
by writing directly to the Department.
The Department of Anthropology generally requires a
minimum score of 1100 on the Graduate Record Exami-
nation and a 3.2 overall grade point average based on a
4.0 system.
Candidates for the M.A. are required to take ANT 6038
and 6917. No more than six hours of ANT 6971 will be
counted toward the minimum requirements for the M.A.
with thesis. Knowledge of a foreign language may be
required by the student's supervisory committee. Other
requirements for the program are listed in this Catalog
under the Requirements for Master's Degrees.
Students enrolled in the M.A. program who wish to
continue their studies for a Ph.D. must apply to the
Department for certification. Minimum requirements will
normally include 1) a minimum grade point averageof 3.5
in all graduate anthropology courses and a minimum of
3.2 in other courses, 2) a grade of pass on either the
Integrative Basic Knowledge Examination or the compre-
hensive examination, and 3) a thesis, report, or paper
judged to be of excellent quality by the student's supervi-
sory committee. In most cases, candidates for the Ph.D.
must achieve competency in a language other than Eng-
lish. Entering students who already have earned a master's
degree may apply for direct admission to the doctoral
program.


Study for the Ph.D. degree in anthropology at the
University of Florida by qualified master's degree recipi-
ents at Florida Atlantic University and Florida State Uni-
versity is facilitated by a cooperative arrangement in
which appropriate faculty members of these universities
are members of the graduate faculty of the University of
Florida.
There are two deadlines for receiving completed appli-
cations for admission into the graduate program. October
15 (for spring semester admissions) and February 15 (for
fall and summer semester admissions).
ANT 5115-Archeological Theory (3) Prereq: one course in
archeology; and/or anthropology or permission of the instructor.
Survey of the theoretical and methodological tenets of anthropo-
logical archeology; critical review of archeological theories, past
and present; relation of archeology to anthropology. Not open to
students who have taken ANT 4110.
ANT 5126L-Field Sessions in Archeology (6) Prereq: 6 hours of
anthropology or permission of instructor._Excavation of archeol-
ogical sites, recording data, laboratory handling and analysis of
specimens, and study of theoretical principles which underlie
field methods and artifact analysis. Not open to students who
have taken ANT 4124 or equivalent.
ANT 5128L-Laboratory Training in Archeology (3) Prereq: an
introductory level archeology course. Processing of data recov-
ered in field excavations; cleaning, identification, cataloging,
classification, drawing, analysis, responsibilities of data report-
ing. Not open to students who have taken ANT 4123 or equiva-
lent.
ANT 5154-North American Archeology (3) The existing arche-
ological materials relating to prehistoric North American cul-
tures. The origins of the North American Indian. Historic Indian
and colonial materials. Not open to students who have taken
ANT 3153.
ANT 5156-Southeastern United States Archeology (3) Survey
of archeological materials relating to aboriginal occupation of
the Southeastern United States from the Paleo-lndian period to
the historic horizon. Sites, artifacts, and cultural adaptations in
the Southeast.
ANT 5159-Florida Archeology (3) Survey of 12,000 years of
human occupation of Florida, including early hunters and fora-
gers, regional cultural developments, external relationships with
the Southeast and Caribbean regions, peoples of historic period,
and effects of European conquest. Not open to students who have
taken ANT 3157.
ANT 5175-Historical Archeology (3) Prereq: ANT 3141 or
consent of instructor. Methods and theoretical foundations of
historical archeology as it relates to the disciplines of anthropol-
ogy, history, historic preservation, and conservation. Introduc-
tion to pertinent aspects of material culture during the historic
period.
ANT 5188-Conservation and Archaeometry (3) Prereq: ANT
4185 or equivalent. Treatment of artifacts from the time of
excavation until permanent storage including field preservation,
precaution processing storage, and preparation for inclusion in
exhibits. Treatment of fragile artifacts.
ANT 5195-Zooarcheology (3) Prereq: consent of instructor.
Human use of animal resources, with emphasis on prehistoric
hunting and fishing practices. Origins of animal domestication.
ANT 5256-Rural Peoples in the Modern World (3) Historical
background and comparative contemporary study of peasant
and other rural societies. Unique characteristics, institutions, and
problems of rural life stressing agriculture and rural-urban rela-
tionships in cross-cultural perspective. Not open to students who
have taken ANT 4255.
ANT 5266-Economic Anthropology (3) Anthropological per-
spectives on economic philosophies and their behavioral bases.
Studies of production, distribution, and consumption; money,
savings, credit, peasant markets; and development in cross-
cultural context from perspectives of cultural ecology, Marxism,
formalism, and substantivism. Not open to students who have
taken ANT 4266.
ANT 5267-Anthropology and Development (3) An examina-






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tion of theories and development and their relevance to the Third
World, particularly Africa or Latin America. After this mi-
croanalysis, microlevel development will be examined with
special reference to rural areas.
ANT 5303-Women and Development (3) Influence of develop-
ment on women in rural and urban areas. Women's participation
in the new opportunities of modernization.
ANT 5317-The North American Indian (3) The peopling of
North America. The culture areas of North America. Unique
characteristics, institutions, and problems. Not open to students
who have taken ANT 4312.
ANT 5326-Peoples of Mexico and Central America (3) The
settlement and early cultures of the area with an emphasis on the
rise of the major culture centers. The impact of European civili-
zation on surviving Indians. Not open to students who have taken
ANT 4326.
ANT 5327-Maya and Aztec Civilizations (3) Civilizations in
Mesoamerica from the beginnings of agriculture to the time of the
coming of Europeans. Maya and Aztec civilizations as well as the
Olmec, Zapotec, and Teotihuacan cultures. Notopen to students
who have taken ANT 3325.
ANT 5336-The Peoples of Brazil (3) Ethnology of Brazil.
Historical, geographic, and socioeconomic materials and repre-
sentative monographs from the various regions of Brazil as well
as the contribution of the Indian, Portuguese, and African to
modern Brazilian culture. Not open to students who have taken
ANT 4336.
ANT 5337-Peoples of the Andes (3) The area-cotradition. The
Spanish Conquest and shaping and persistence of colonial cul-
ture. Twentieth-century communities-their social land tenure,
religious, and value systems. Modernization, cultural pluralism,
and problems of integration. Not open to students who have
taken ANT 4337.
ANT 5338-The Tribal Peoples of Lowland South America (3)
Survey of marginal and tropical forest hunters and gatherers and
horticulturalists of the Amazon Basin, Central Brazil, Paraguay,
Argentina, and other areas of South America. Social organiza-
tion, subsistence activities, ecological adaptations, and other
aspects of tribal life. Not open to students who have taken ANT
4338.
ANT 5339-The Inca and Their Ancestors (3) Evolution of the
Inca empire traced archeologically through earlier Andean states
and societies to the beginning of native civilization. Not open to
students who have taken ANT 3164.
ANT 5346-Anthropology of the Caribbean (3) Transformation
of area through slavery, colonialism, and independence move-
ments. Contemporary political, economic, familial, folk-reli-
gious, and folk-healing systems. Migration strategies and future
options. Not open to students who have taken ANT 4346.
ANT 5353-Peoples of Africa (3) Survey of the culture, history,
and ethnographic background of the peoples of Africa. A basis for
appreciation of current problems of acculturation, nationalism,
and cultural survival and change among African peoples. Not
open to students who have taken ANT 4352.
ANT 5354-The Anthropology of Modern Africa (3) Continuity
and change in contemporary African societies, with special
reference to cultural and ethnic factors in modern nations. Not
open to students who taken ANT 4354.
ANT 5395-Visual Anthropology (3) Prereq:basic knowledge of
photographyorpermission ofinstructor. Photography and film as
tools and products of social science. Ways of describing, analyz-
ing, and presenting behavior and cultural ideas through visual
means, student projects, and laboratory work with visual anthro-
pology. Not open to students who have taken ANT 3390.
ANT 5429-Kinship and Social Organization (3) Prereq: ANT
2402 or 3410. Property concepts, forms, and complexes. Tribal
patterns of government and social control. Not open to students
who have taken ANT 4426.
ANT 5465-Culture and Aging (3) Prereq: two of following:ANT
3410, SOC 2000, or introductory psychology course. Cross-
cultural perspectives of adult development and aging in tradi-
tional and industrial society. Comparative assessment of cultur-
ally mediated, life-cycle transformations into old age and health
related and human service policy issues.
ANT 5467-Culture and Nutrition (3) Prereq: HUN 3221. The


theory, methodology, and substantive material of nutritional
anthropology. Emphasis on cross-cultural bio-behavioral pat-
terns.
ANT 5477-Applied Anthropology (3) Survey of history, theory
and practice of applying cultural anthropology to human issues
and problems. Applications to international development, peace
studies, health, education, agriculture, ethnic minority and hu-
man rights issues. Case review, including aspects of planning,
consultancy work, evaluation research, and ethics.
ANT 5479-Theories of Cultural Change (3) Background, con-
ditions, and nature of cultural change and stability; cultural
change theories and processes such as diffusion, acculturation,
modernization, and revitalization.
ANT 5485-Research Design in Anthropology (3) Examination
of empirical and logical basis of anthropological inquiry; analysis
of theory construction, research design, problems of data collec-
tion, processing, and evaluation.
ANT 5486-Computing for Anthropologists (3) Prereq: ANT
5485 orconsentof instructor. Practical introduction to computer.
Collecting, organizing, processing, and interpreting numerical
data on microcomputer. Data sets used correspond to partici-
pants' subfields.
ANT 5527-Human Osteology and Osteometry(3) Prereq:ANT
3511 and consent of instructor. Human skeletal identification for
the physical anthropologist and archeologist. Techniques for
estimating age at death, race, and sex from human skeletal
remains. Measurement of human skeleton for comparative pur-
poses. Not open to students who have taken ANT 4525.
ANT 5546-Seminar: Human Biology and Behavior (3) Prereq:
consent of instructor. Social behavior among animals from the
ethological-biological viewpoint; the evolution of animal socie-
ties; the relevance of the ethological approach for the study of
human development.
ANT 5615-Language and Culture (3) Principles and problems
of anthropological linguistics. The cross-cultural and compara-
tive study of language. Primarily concerned with the study of
non-Indo-European linguistic problems.
ANT 5624-Introduction to Anthropological Linguistic Field
Methods (6) Field procedures, collections, and processing of
language data.
ANT 5625-Anthropological Linguistics (3) Prereq:ANT3610.
Descriptive linguistics. Language structure and process espe-
cially related to describing, understanding, and analyzing non-
Western languages. Not open to students who have taken ANT
4620.
ANT 5675-Laboratory Work in Anthropological Linguistics (1 -
3; max: 10)
ANT 5728-Anthropology and Education (3) Comparative study
of teaching and learning processes in societies of differing
complexity and cultural variability. Empirical data examined
from an anthropological perspective and in the context of theo-
ries about culture and perception, world view, rites of passage,
culture and personality, and change.
ANT 6038-Seminar in Anthropological History and Theory (3)
Theoretical principles and background of anthropology and its
subfields.
ANT 6119-Problems in Caribbean Prehistory (3) Theories and
methods for study of prehistoric human societies. Case studies
drawn primarily from Caribbean islands.
ANT 6128-Lithic Technology (3) Flintworking techniques and
uses of stone implements for two million years. Emphasis on
stoneworking technology in prehistoric Florida.
ANT 6129-Ceramic Analysis (3) Prereq: permission of instruc-
tor. Properties and methods of analysis of clays and pottery.
Ethnographic pottery making and problems of archeological
ceramics. Laboratory exercises.
ANT 6186-Seminar in Archeology (3; max: 10) Selected topic.
ANT 6276-Principles of Political Anthropology (3) Problems of
identifying political behavior. Natural leadership in tribal socie-
ties. Acephalous societies and republican structures. Kingship
and early despotic states. Theories of bureaucracy. Not open to
students who have taken ANT 4274.
ANT 6286-Seminar in Contemporary Theory (3; max: 10)
Areastreated are North America, Central America, South America,
Africa, Oceania.






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ANT 6356-Peoples and Culture in Southern Africa (3) Prehistoric
times through first contacts by explorers to settlers; the contact
situation between European, Khoisan, and Bantu-speaking; em-
pirical data dealing with present political, economic, social, and
religious conditions.
ANT 6387-Seminar on the Anthropology of Latin America (3;
max: 10) Prereq: reading knowledge of Spanish or Portuguese
and consent of instructional staff. Major branches of anthropol-
ogy.
ANT 6388-Ethnographic Field Methods (3) Methods of collect-
ing ethnographic data. Entry into the field; role and image
conflict. Participant observation, interviewing, content analysis,
photography and documents, data retrieval, analysis of data.
ANT 6428-Culture and Community (3) Prereq: 15 to 20 credits
in social sciences. Examination of the method and theory of the
empirical, inductive, natural history approach in the study of
communities. Existing community studies provide comparative
analyses of social structure, culture patterns, and process of
change.
ANT 6445-Seminar in African Studies (3) Current conditions
and problems flowing from detribalization, acculturation, and
urbanization. Changes in values, attitudes, and institutions, as
well as the reaction among the peoples of Africa in the form of
traditional survivals, cultural revivals, and innovations.
ANT 6447-Seminar in Urban Anthropology (3) Prereq:consent
of instructor. Anthropological view of the city through interaction
of spatial and temporal behavior, ecology, culture institutions,
and urban morphology.
ANT 6487-Evolution of Culture (3) Prereq: ANT3141. Theo-
ries of culture growth and evolution from cultural beginnings to
dawn of history. Major inventions of man and their significance.
ANT 6547-Human Adaptation (3) Prereq:ANT351 I orpermis-
sion of instructor. An examination of adaptive processes-
cultural, physiological, genetic-in pastand contemporary popu-
lations.
ANT 6557-Primate Behavior (3) Prereq: one course in either
physical anthropology or biology. Taxonomy, distribution, and
ecology of primates. Range of primate behavior for each major
taxonomic group explored.
ANT 6588-Seminar in Physical Anthropology (3; max: 10)
Selected topic.
ANT 6589-Seminar in Evolutionary Theory, Human Evolution,
and Primate Behavior (3) Theory of evolution as a framework to
explore primate behavior and human micro- and macroevolu-
tion.
ANT 6619-Seminar in Language and Culture (3; max: 10)
Selected topic.
ANT 6707-Seminar on Applied Anthropology (3) Prereq:ANT
5477 or instructor's permission. Consideration of planned socio-
cultural and technological change and development in the
United States and abroad; special and cultural problems in the
transferral of technologies; community development and aid
programs. Comparative program evaluation.
ANT 6719-Anthropology and Evaluation Research (3) Prereq:
ANT 5485; and ANT 5477 or 6707. Contemporary approaches
to the evaluation of social programs.
ANT 6737-Medical Anthropology (3) Prereq: consent of in-
structor. Theory of anthropology as applied to nursing, medicine,
hospital organization, and the therapeutic environment. Instru-
ment design and techniques of material collection.
ANT 6905-Individual Work (1-3; max: 10) Guided readings on
research in anthropology based on library, laboratory, or field
work.
ANT 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
ANT 6915-Research Projects in Social, Cultural, and Applied
Anthropology (1-3; max: 10) Prereq: consent of instructor. For
students undertaking directed research in supplement to regular
course work.
ANT 6917-The Profession of Anthropology (1) Required of all
graduate students. Organizations of the anthropological profes-
sion in teaching and research. Relationship between subfields
and related disciplines; the anthropological experience; ethics.
ANT 6933-Special Topics in Anthropology (1 -3 max: 9) Prereq:
consent of instructor.
ANT 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.


ANT 6945-Internship in Applied Anthropology (1-8; max: 8)
Prereq: permission of graduate coordinator. Required of all stu-
dents registered in programs of applied anthropology. Students
are expected to complete 4-8 hours.
ANT 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
ANT 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
ANT 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.

ARCHITECTURE
College of Architecture

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman: R. McCarter. Graduate Coordinators: G. D.
Ridgdill; L. G. Shaw. Professors:A. J. Dasta; R. W. Haase;
H.W. Kemp; R. McCarter; H. C. Merritt, r.; G. D. Ridgdill;
G. Scheffer; L. G. Shaw; B. F. Voichysonk; I. H. Winarsky.
Associate Professors: F. Cappellari; M. T. Foster; M. G.
Gundersen; O. W. Hill; F. F. Lisle, Jr.; C. F. Morgan; R. W.
Pohlman; P. E. Prugh; G. W. Siebein; K. S. Thorne; W. L.
Tilson; T. R. White. Assistant Professors: R. Garcia; M.
Kaul; S. Luoni; R. MacLeod; K. Tanzer. Lecturers: P. L.
Rumpel; H. E. Shepard.

Master of Architecture.-The Department of Architec-
ture offers graduate work leading to the first professional
degree, Master of Architecture. Students entering the
program at the University of Florida will matriculate in
one of the following tracks:
Baccalaureate in Architecture Base.-For those stu-
dents who have a four-year accredited baccalaureate
degree from an architectural program, two years in resi-
dence are normally required for completion of the Master
of Architecture degree. ARC 6241 and 6355 are required
of all graduate students in this track and are prerequisites
to the remaining course work. During graduate studies,
each student has the opportunity to focus course work in
one of several areas, including design, history and theory,
preservation, structures, and technology. The student's
overall college experience, including undergraduate pro-
grams in architecture and the two-year graduate program,
is intended to be a complete unit of professional educa-
tion leading toward practice in architecture or related
professions.
Related and Nonrelated Degree Base.-Those students
holding a baccalaureate degree in any related or nonre-
lated academic area may apply for graduate studies
leading to the degree Master of Architecture. The program
normally consists of four semesters of professional pre-
requisite course work prior to entering the 52-credit-hour
curriculum in advanced architectural design and research
(approximately four years total). A specific curriculum is
developed for each student, offering flexibility for indi-
vidual career goals while providing a comprehensive
architecture education. The Master of Architecture
(M.Arch.) degree, the first professional degree, is awarded
upon satisfactory completion of all of the program re-
quirements. This degree prepares the student for eventual
registration as an architect.
Accredited Five-Year Professional Base.-For those
students holding a baccalaureate degree in architecture
from an accredited five-year professional degree pro-
gram, a one-year degree program is available. In these
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needs of the applicant is developed. The minimum regis-
tration is 30 credits; however, it may increase depending
on the transcripts and whether the applicant is seeking
architectural registration in the State of Florida.
Master of Science in Architectural Studies.-The
M.S.A.S. is a nonprofessional degree for those students
who wish to engage in advanced investigations in special-
ized areas of architectural history, theory, technology,
design, preservation, or practice. Students with a bachelor's
degree in any discipline from an accredited university are
eligible to apply to this program. This is normally a three-
semester program (32 hours) which includes a thesis. No
more than six hours of ARC 6971 may be counted in the
minimum credit hours for the degree. Interdisciplinary
study is encouraged.
The College of Architecture sponsors special curricula
in architecture each summer to enhance the academic
program. These curricula, offered during summer ses-
sions, are intended to supplement required course work.
Each of the three, Preservation Institute: Caribbean; Pres-
ervation Institute: Nantucket; and VIA (Vicenza Institute:
Architecture), accept students, not only from the Univer-
sity of Florida, but from academic circles throughout the
United States and the world.
Applications.-All applications for graduate admis-
sion, including official transcripts, GRE scores, and TOEFL
scores, if necessary, must be received by the Office of the
Registrar by January 15. In addition to satisfying Univer-
sity requirements for admission, applicants are required to
submit to the Graduate Secretary, Department of Archi-
tecture, 231 ARCH, University of Florida, the following:
a portfolio of their creative work; a scholarly statement of
intent and objectives; and three letters of recommenda-
tion. This material must be received by January 15 to be
considered for admission in the following fall semester.
(Portfolio must be accompanied by self-addressed, stamped
envelope.)
The Department reserves the right to retain student
work for purposes of record, exhibition, or instruction.
Field trips are required of- all students; students should
plan to have adequate funds available. It may be neces-
sary to assess studio fees to defray costs of base maps and
other generally used materials.
Doctor of Philosophy.-The College of Architecture
offers a program leading to the Doctor of Philosophy
degree in architecture. Areas of specialization within this
program include architecture, building construction, and
urban and regional planning.
ARC 5282-Estimating and Cost Control of Building (3) Cost
estimating and control of design and construction processes;
consideration of bidding for building projects.
ARC 5576-Architectural Structures (3) Advanced theory of
architectural structures using computer application in analyzing
structural behavior.
ARC 5791-Topics in Architectural History (3)
ARC 5800-Survey of Architectural Preservation, Restoration,
and Reconstruction (3)
ARC 5810-Techniques of Architectural Documentation (3)
Documentation, interpretation, and maintenance issues relating
to historic structures.
ARC 5811-Historic Preservation and Restoration (3) Preserva-
tion of individual structures, with emphasis on architectural
design for restoration, rehabilitation, and adaptive-use.
ARC 6241-Advanced Studio I (1-9; max: 9) Required for all
graduate students. Architectural theory emphasizing cultural and
technological factors with application to architectural solutions,
including urban scale architecture and development.
ARC 6242-Research Methods (2) Required of all graduate
students.


ARC 6281-Professional Practice (3) Principles and processes
of management, investment and financing, and project phases;
concepts and techniques of time management and building cost
estimation; principal features of contracts.
ARC 6355-Advanced Studio II (6) An in-depth analysis of
building design to integrate the structural, mechanical, and detail
systems.
ARC 6356-Advanced Studio III (6) Development of design
methods for synthesizing specialized aspects of architectural
practice such as human behavior and space programming,
environmental control and energy use, structures and materials
of construction, project management, preservation and reuse of
historic areas of inquiry.
ARC 6391-Architecture, Energy, and Ecology (3) Integration of
energetic and environmental influences on architectural design.
ARC 6393-Advanced Architectural Connections (3) An analy-
sis of architectural connections and details relative to selected
spate, form, and structural systems.
ARC 6571-Advanced Architectural Structures III (3) Design
and applications of precast and/or prestressed concrete elements
in architecture.
ARC 6575-Advanced Architectural Structures IV (4) Study of
various soil properties and their application in solving architec-
tural design problems. Behavior of masonry bearing walls in
high-rise construction.
ARC 6577-Advanced Architectural Structures I (3) Principles
and application of timber construction to architectural design
problems.
ARC 6578-Advanced Architectural Structures II (3) Theory
and behavior of structural steel systems and their responses to the
solution of architectural problems.
ARC 6633-Thermal Systems (3) Thermal issues in architecture
including thermal comfort, passive and active thermal control
systems, and energy efficiency.
ARC 6642L--Architectural Acoustics Design Laboratory (4)
Coreq:ARC6643. Theory and practice of architectural acoustics
in the solution to design problems.
ARC 6643-Architectural Acoustics (3) Theory, practice, and
application of acoustics in architecture.
ARC 6653-Modeling Techniques in Architectural Acoustics
(3) Theory and practice of ultrasonic, computer, and other
techniques used to model human subjective response to sound
and their application in the design of buildings.
ARC 6684-Lighting, Daylighting, and Electrical Power Systems
(3) Design problems investigating the theory, practice, and
applications of electric lighting, daylighting, and electrical power
systems in architecture.
ARC 6685-Life Safety, Sanitation, and Plumbing Systems (3)
Design problems investigating the theory, practice, and applica-
tions of fire safety, movement, sanitation, and plumbing systems
in architecture.
ARC 6750-Architectural History: America (3) Development of
American architecture and the determinants affecting its func-
tion, form, and expression.
ARC 6771-Architectural History: Literature and Criticism (3)
Individual research with concentration on writing and architec-
tural criticism.
ARC 6793-Architectural History: Regional (3) Group and in-
dividual studies of architecture unique to specific geographic
regions.
ARC 6805-Architectural Conservation I (3) A multidiscipli-
nary study, supervised by an architectural professor and another
professor from an appropriate second discipline, in the science
of preserving historic architecture, utilizing individual projects.
ARC 6821-Preservation Problems and Processes (3) Preserva-
tion in the larger context. Establishing historic districts; proce-
dures and architectural guidelines for their protection.
ARC 6822-Preservation Programming and Design (3) Archi-
tectural design focusing on compatibility within the fabric of
historic districts and settings.
ARC 6823-Techniques of Preservation: Legal and Economic
Processes (3)
ARC 6851-Technology of Preservation: Materials and Meth-






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ods I (3) Materials, elements, tools, and personnel of traditional
building.
ARC 6852-Technology of Preservation: Materials and Meth-
ods 11 (3) Prereq: ARC 6851.
ARC 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
ARC 6911--Architectural Research (1-6; max: 9) Special studies
adjusted to individual needs. H.
ARC 6912-Architectural Research II (1-6; max: 9) Special
studies adjusted to individual needs. H.
ARC 6913-Architectural Research III (1-6; max: 9) Special
studies adjusted to individual needs. H.
ARC 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
ARC 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
ARC 6979-Master's Research Project (1-10)
ARC 7790-Doctoral Core I (3) Philosophy, theory, and history
of inquiry into the processes of design, urban development, and
building systems.
ARC 7792-Doctoral Core II (3) Prereq: ARC 7790. Urban,
environmental, and legal systems in the context of urban devel-
opment.
ARC 7794-Doctoral Seminar (1; max: 4) Current planning,
architecture, development, and construction theories.
ARC 7911-Advanced Architectural Research I (3) Prereq: STA
6167. Architectural, planning, and construction research design
with relevant mathematical and computer methods.
ARC 7912-Advanced Architectural Research II (3) Prereq:
ARC 7911. Conduct of research in architecture, planning, and
construction.
ARC 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
ARC 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.
URP 6272-Advanced Planning Information Systems (3) Prereq:
URP 6271. Theoretical and practical knowledge about the
structure, use, and architecture of georeference data base sys-
tems. Discussion of spatial relationships which exist between
network and area-related systems. Development and mainte-
nance of geographic information systems as related to urban and
regional planning.






ART
College of Fine Arts

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman: J. E. Catterall. Graduate Coordinator: R. E.
Poynor. Graduate Research Professor: J. N. Uelsmann.
Distinguished Service Professor: K. A. Kerslake. Profes-
sors:J. E. Catterall; M. J. Isaacson; J. C. Nichelson; J. A.
O'Connor; J. J. Sabatella; R. C. Skelley; E. Y. Streetman; J.
L. Ward; R. H. Westin; W. W. Wilson. Associate Profes-
sors: B. A. Barletta; J. L. Cutler; R. C. Ferguson; M. E.
Flannery; R. C. Heipp; D. A. Kremgold; R. E. Poynor; J. F.
Scott; N. S. Smith; D. J. Stanley; K. W. Valdes. Assistant
Professors: P. J. Brown; S. P. Losavio; G. B. Lowe; R.
Mueller; S. Penny; D. C. Roland; J. J. Schall; B. Slawson.

Master of Fine Arts Degree.-The Department offers
the MFA degree in art with concentrations in ceramics,
creative photography, drawing, painting, printmaking,
sculpture, graphic design, electronic intermedia, and
multi-media. Enrollment is competitive and limited. Can-


didates for admission should have adequate undergradu-
ate training in art. Deficiencies may be corrected before
beginning graduate study. Applicants must submit a port-
folio by March 1 for fall admission. A minimum of three
years residency is normally required for completion of the
requirements for this degree, which for studio majors
culminates with an MFA exhibition. The Department
reserves the right to retain student work for purposes of
record, exhibition, or instruction.
The MFA requires a minimum of 60 credit hours. ARH
6897 is required for all MFA majors. Twenty-four hours
must be in an area of specialization which will be taken
in the following sequence: ART 6926C, 6927C, 6928C,
6929C. Each class will be repeated as needed to achieve
the appropriate number of credits. Twelve hours of studio
electives, 6 hours of art history electives; 3 hours of
aesthetics, theory, criticism, or art law; 6 hours of elec-
tives; and 6 hours of individual project or thesis research
comprise the normal course requirements. Although the
MFA is a thesis degree, students usually produce a cre-
ative project in lieu of thesis. Students should see the
Graduate Coordinator for Department requirements for
the creative project. (If the student elects to write a thesis,
he/she must discuss the reasons with the Graduate Coor-
dinator and the supervisory committee during the second
year and make appropriate modifications. ARH 5805 is
required for all students who select the written thesis.)
Master of Arts Degree in Art Education.-The Depart-
ment offers the M.A. in art education. In addition to
meeting requirements of the Graduate School for admis-
sion, prospective students should (1) hold a degree in art,
art history, or art education; (2) send a portfolio, which
includes 35mm slides of works of art and a successful
research paper, to the Department; (3) submit three letters
of recommendation. The application deadline for fall
admission is March 1.
The M.A. in art education requires a minimum of 36
credit hours. ARE 6047, 6141, and 6148 are required.
The basic plan of study includes three credits of an
approved art education elective; eight credits in studio
courses; four credits in art history, art education, or
education electives; three credits of ARE 5815; and three
credits of thesis. To be admitted to candidacy, students
must pass a comprehensive examination at the beginning
of the second year. The program culminates in an oral
examination on the thesis or project in lieu of thesis.
Master of Arts Degree in Art History.-The Depart-
ment offers the Master of Arts with emphasis in areas of
Ancient, Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Modern, and
Non-Western art history, including African, American
Indian, Indian, Latin American, and Oceanic, and in
museum studies.
A minimum of 37 credit hours is required: ARH 5805 (3
credits), 28 hours with at least one course in four areas of
emphasis, and ARH 6971 (6 credits). Nine credits may be
taken in related areas with the Graduate Coordinator's
approval. Students with a museum studies emphasis will
take 9 credits in the following areas: Seminar in Museum
Studies, Museum Practicum, and Gallery Practicum.
Students must pass a comprehensive art history exami-
nation at the beginning of the second year for admission
to candidacy. Failure to pass the examination will result
in adjustments to the student's program or, if warranted,
dismissal from the program. Reading proficiency in a
foreign language appropriate to the major area of study
must be demonstrated before thesis research is begun.
Language courses are not applicable toward degree credit.






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Art history students may also participate in courses
offered by the State University System's programs in
London and Florence.

ARE 5315-Teaching Art in Elementary School I (3)
ARE 6047-Foundations of Art Education (3) Evolution of art
education in the United States and abroad..
ARE 6141-Aesthetic Experience (3) Applied aesthetics. Nature
of education for aesthetic experience; education of feeling.
Development of a curriculum for aesthetic education.
ARE 6148-Curriculum in Art Education (3) Current major
theories in development of the art curriculum.
ARE 6648-Art Education and Related Disciplines (3) Compara-
tive analysis of concepts derived from related disciplines and
their functions in art education. Art education within the larger
framework of professional education.
ARH 5805-Methods of Research and Bibliography (3)
ARH 5905-Individual Study (3-4; max: 12 including ART
5905C)
ARH 6897-Seminar: Practice, Theory, and Criticism of Art (3)
ARH 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
ARH 691 1-Advanced Study (3-4; max: 16) Prereq: major in art.
ARH 6914-Independent Study in Ancient Art History (3-4;
max: 12) Prereq: major in art and permission of graduate coordi-
nator. Egyptian, Near Eastern, Aegean, Greek, Etruscan, Roman.
ARH 6915-Independent Study in Medieval Art History (3-4;
max: 12) Prereq: major in art and permission of graduate coordi-
nator. Early Christian, Byzantine, Early Medieval, Romanesque,
Gothic.
ARH 6916-Independent Study in Renaissance and Baroque Art
History (3-4; max: 12) Prereq: major in art and permission of
graduate coordinator. Renaissance, High Renaissance, Manner-
ism, Baroque, Eighteenth Century art.
ARH 6917-Independent Study in Modern Art History (3-4;
max: 12) Prereq: major in art and permission of graduate coordi-
nator. Major art movements of the nineteenth and twentieth
centuries.
ARH 6918-Independent Study in Non-Western Art History (3-
4; max: 12) Prereq: major in art and permission of graduate
coordinator. African, Latin American, American Indian, Indian,
and Oceanic.
ARH 6938-Seminar in Museum Studies (3) Prereq: permission
of instructor. History, purposes, functions of museums in gen-
eral and art museums in particular.
ARH 6946L-Museum Practicum (3) Prereq: permission of
graduate coordinator and prior arrangements with professors.
Work under museum professionals. Readings and periodic dis-
cussions with coordinating professor.
ARH 6948L-Gallery Practicum (3) Prereq:permission ofgradu-
ate coordinatorandpriorarrangements with coordinatingprofes-
sor. Work under supervision of gallery professionals. Readings
and periodic discussions with coordinating professor.
ARH 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
ART 5905C-Individual Study (3-4; max: 12 including ARH
5905)
ART 6835C-Research in Methods and Materials of the Artist
(3-4; max: 8)
ART 691 OC-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
ART 6926C-Advanced Study 1 (2-4; max: 12) Prereq: major in
art and permission of graduate coordinator. Application of basic
principles of studio art in one of the following areas: ceramics,
creative photography, drawing, painting, printmaking, sculp-
ture, graphic design, and multi-media.
ART 6927C-Advanced Study II (2-4; max: 12) Prereq: major in
art and permission of graduate coordinator. Investigation of
selected problems in one of the following areas: ceramics,
creative photography, drawing, painting, printmaking, sculp-
ture, graphic design, and multi-media.
ART 6928C-Advanced Study III (2-4;max: 12) Prereq: major in
art and permission of graduate coordinator. Experimentation in
nontraditional approaches to studio art in one of the following
areas: ceramics, creative photography, drawing, painting, print-
making, sculpture, graphic design, and multi-media.
ART 6929C-Advanced Study IV (2-4; max: 12) Prereq:major in


art and permission of graduate coordinator. Stylistic and techni-
cal analysis of contemporary studio practices in one of the
following areas: ceramics, creative photography, drawing, paint-
ing, printmaking, sculpture, graphic design, and multi-media.
ART 6933C-Special Topics (1-4; max: 8) Prereq: permission of
graduate coordinator. Readings, discussions, and/or studio ex-
ploration of various art issues.
ART 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
ART 6971--Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
ART 6973C-lndividual Project (1-10; max: 10) Creative project
in lieu of written thesis. S/U.


ASTRONOMY
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman: S. T. Gottesman. Graduate Coordinator: R. J.
Leacock; G. R. Lebo. Graduate Research Professor: A. E:
S. Green. Distinguished Service Professor: A. G. Smith.
Professors: J. R. Buchler; T. D. Carr; K-Y. Chen; S. F.
Dermott; S. L. Detweiler; F. E. Dunnam; H. E. Eichhorn; S.
T. Gottesman; J. H. Hunter; J. R. Ipser; R. E. Wilson; F. B.
Wood (Emeritus). Associate Professors: H. Campins; H. L.
Cohen;J. N. Fry; R. J. Leacock; G. R. Lebo;J. P. Oliver; H.
C. Smith; C. A. Williams.* Associate Scientists: F. Gio-
vane; B. A. Gustafson. Assistant Professor: H. E. Kandrup.

*This member of the faculty of the University of South Florida is also a
memberofthegraduate facultyof the University ofFlorida andparticipates
in the doctoral program in the University of Florida Department of
Astronomy.

The Department of Astronomy offers graduate work in
astronomy and astrophysics leading to the degrees of
Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy. Current
research fields include radio, infrared, and optical astron-
omy; astrometry and data adjustment theory; cosmology;
general relativity; quantum field theory in the early uni-
verse; photometry of compact binaries and intrinsic vari-
ables; photometry of active galactic nuclei; dynamical
astronomy; structure, kinematics, and dynamics of galax-
ies; solar system dynamics; comets; interplanetary dust;
satellite interiors; planetary magnetospheres; lunaroccul-
tation observations; radio and optical instrumentation;
and certain topics of theoretical stellar astrophysics. The
Department is active in Voyager radioastronomical inves-
tigations of the magnetospheres of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus
and Neptune.
Research Facilities.-Rosemary Hill Observatory, about
30 miles from Gainesville, houses 76-cm and 46-cm
reflectors. Instrumentation includes photographic and
CCD cameras, and microprocessor-based photometers.
The observatory contains one terminusof a 46-km baseline
radio interferometer. The other terminus is at the Dixie
County Radio Observatory, 50 miles from campus. The
radio observatory has low-frequency (below 40 MHz)
instrumentation consisting of a 7-acre filled aperture,
phase-steered array, and several smaller antennas, ad-
vanced terminal equipment, including wide-band radio
spectrographs. Several research programs use national
astronomy facilities (KPNO, NRAO, NAIC, CTIO, IRTF,
IPAC, and the Kuiper Airborne Observatory).
On campus facilities include a research darkroom
containing hypersensitization, sensitometric and photomi-
crographic equipment, an electronics shop, data reduc-
tion rooms with audio and videotape processing equip-
ment, iris photometer, microdensitometer, blink com-






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parator, measuring engines, the Palomar Sky Survey, and
a planetary imaging center (under development). The
Department also maintains the International Card Catalog
of Photometric Binaries. Most scientific books and publi-
cations are centrally housed in an extensive science
library located near the Department.
Computing within the Department is handled by a
distributed client-server environment based on more than
20 RISC-based UNIX workstations (Sun, DEC, IBM). This
environment provides each user with the desktop com-
puting power necessary to run sophisticated applications
ranging from document preparation (The Publisher, TEX)
to data analysis and image processing (AIPS, IRAF, PV
WAVE). In addition to the Department's facilities ,
researchers also have access (via Internet) to an IBM 3090/
600J mainframe vector facility operated and maintained
by the Northeast Regional Data Center (NERDC) and
located in the same building as the Astronomy Depart-
ment. BITNET, Internet, and SPAN network connections
are also available. The University is a Smartnode of the
Cornell National Computer Facility and has a direct link
to the Florida State Supercomputer in Tallahassee.
For direct admission to the program, a student should
have a degree in astronomy, physics, or mathematics from
an accredited program. Students with degrees in related
fields, such as engineering, may be admitted with the
understanding that certain foundation courses will have
to be taken. If it seems desirable, an individual with a
strong background in physics may perform the graduate
research work in astronomy but take the qualifying exami-
nation and degree in physics rather than astronomy. All
degree candidates are required as part of their training to
assist in the Department's teaching program. Complete
details of the program and research facilities may be
obtained by writingthe GraduateCoordinator, 211 Bryant
Space Sciences Building.


AST 5045-History of Astronomy (2) Prereq: AST 1002 or
3019C. General survey of the history of astronomy from the
earliest times down to the present day.
AST 5113-Solar System Astrophysics I (3) Prereq: two years of
college physics. Survey of the solar system, including its origin
and laws of planetary motion. The earth as a planet: geophysics,
aeronomy, geomagnetism, and the radiation belts. Solar physics
and the influence of the sun on the earth.
AST 5114-Solar System Astrophysics II (3) Prereq: AST 5113.
The moon and planets; exploration by ground-based and space-
craft techniques. The lesser bodies of the solar system, including
satellites, asteroids, meteoroids, comets; the interplanetary me-
dium.
AST 5144-Asteroids, Comets, and Meteorites (3) Prereq: AST
5113, 5114. Introduction to physical, chemical, and mineralogi-
cal characteristics of these major solar system objects, and their
relevance to origin and evolution of our planetary system.
AST 5205-Stellar Spectra (2) Prereq: AST 3019C. Review of
stellar spectroscopy and an introduction to the classification of
stellar spectra at low dispersion.
AST 5210-Introduction to Astrophysics (3) Prereq:AST3019C.
Particular emphasis upon the fundamentals of radiative transfer
and detailed development of Planck's expression for the specific
intensity of blackbody radiation. The basic equations of stellar
structure are derived, and particular solutions of these equations
are considered along with their astronomical implications.
AST 5270-Introduction to Binary Stars (3) Prereq: AST 3019C.
Suitable for the nonspecialist who needs some familiarity with
the field and for the student who requires a basic foundation for
further, more specialized study of binary stars. Includes an
introduction to the fundamental data, philosophy of orbital
element analysis, morphology and classification, mass exchange


and other dynamical effects. Concludes with the structure and
evolution of binary stars.
AST 5273-Interacting Binary Stars (2) Prereq: AST 3019C.
Description of the various aspects of interacting binary stars
designed chiefly for students who plan to complete their disser-
tations in other branches of astronomy. Also suitable for under-
graduate majors in the department.
AST 6155-Planetary Interiors (3) Methods for determination of
internal structures of planets and satellites with emphasis on
interpretation of their external gravitational fields and shapes.
AST 6214-Stellar Astrophysics I: Atmosphere (3) Prereq: AST
5210 or equivalent. Theoretical approach to the study of stellar
atmospheres.
AST 6215-Stellar Astrophysics II: Interior(3) Prereq:AST6214.
Theoretical approach to the study of stellar structure.
AST 6216-Stellar Astrophysics III: Evolution (2) Prereq: AST
6215. Theoretical approach to the study of stellar evolution.
AST 6274-Analysis of Binary Star Observations (4) Prereq:AST
5270. Analytical study and theoretical interpretation of observa-
tional data for eclipsing, spectroscopic, and visual binary sys-
tems.
AST 6305-Space Plasma Physics (2) Prereq: introductory elec-
tromagnetic theory. Derivation and application of electrody-
namic relationships in magnetospheric, interplanetary, interstel-
lar, and other astrophysical plasmas. Excitation and propagation
of hydromagnetic and electromagnetic waves in such regions.
AST 6309-Galactic and Extragalactic Astronomy (4) Prereq:
AST 3019C. Observations and interpretations of the kinematics,
dynamics, and structure of the Milky Way Galaxy, extragalactic
objects, and galaxy clusters.
AST 6336-Interstellar Matter (3) Prereq: AST 5210. Complex
interplay of physical processes that determine the structure of the
interstellar medium in our galaxy; emphasis is placed upon a
comparison of observational data with theoretical prediction.
AST 6416-Cosmology (3) Prereq: PHZ 6606. Introduction to
the observational background and to the theory of cosmology.
AST 6506-Celestial Mechanics (3) Prereq:AST3019C, Dynam-
ics of solar system, emphasis on role of dissipative forces and
resonant gravitational forces in determining structure of system.
AST 6600-Computational Astronomy (4) Prereq: MAS 4106.
Designed to familiarize the student with the statistical tools of
astonomical data reduction and the empirical establishment of
the positional and kinematical parameters of the bodies in the
universe, and the physical and geometric significance of these
parameters. The laboratory consists of the numerical (and theo-
retical) solution of relevant problems.
AST 6601-Focal-Plane Astrometry (2) Prereq: AST 6600. Esti-
mation of astrometric data (relative positions, proper motion
components) of celestial objects (stars) from focal-plane images
(photographs, CCD).
AST 6705C-Techniques of Optical Astronomy 1 (2) Prereq:AST
3019. Fundamental principles of optical imaging in astronomical
instruments. Principles of photographic and photoelectric instru-
ments. Principles of photographic and photoelectric detectors.
Laboratory exercises.
AST 6706C-Techniques of Optical Astronomy II (2) Prereq:AST
6705C. Design of instrumentation for optical astronomy; tele-
scopes, photometers, spectrographs. Observational techniques
and data reduction. Laboratory exercises.
AST 6711-Basic Principles of Radio Astronomy (3) Prereq:AST
3019;coreq:PHY4324. Introduction to radio astronomy, includ-
ing early history, measurement parameters, applicable radio
physics, relevant mathematical techniques, properties of band-
limited gaussian noise, and limitations on radio telescope sensi-
tivity and resolution.
AST 6712-Radio Astrophysics (2) Prereq: AST 6711. Astro-
physical plasmas, radio source emission mechanisms and spec-
tra, principal types of results obtained in radio astronomy and
their astrophysical implications.
AST 6715-Radio Astronomy Instrumentation (2) Prereq: AST
6711. Survey of radio astronomy instrumentation, including
basic principles and methods of operations. Study of antennas
and arrays, interferometers, polarimeters, receivers, recorders,
and calibration devices.
AST 6715L-Radio Astronomy Laboratory (1) Coreq:AST6715.






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Laboratory experiments and observatory sessions designed to
accompany AST 6715.
AST 6905-Individual Work (1-3; max: 6) Supervised study or
research in areas not covered by other courses.
AST 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
AST 6935-Seminar in Modern Astronomy (1; max: 6) Recent
developments in theoretical and observational astronomy and
astrophysics. S/U.
AST 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
AST 6943-Internship in College Teaching (2,4,6; max: 6)
Required for Master of Science in Teaching candidates but
available for students needing additional practice and direction
in college-level teaching.
AST 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
AST 7939-Special Topics (2-4; max: 12) Assigned reading,
programs, seminar, or lecture series in a new field of advanced
astronomy.
AST 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
AST 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.
PHZ 6606-Special and General Relativity (4) Prereq: PHY
6246, tensor analysis, invariance. Einstein's special and general
theories of relativity; relativistic cosmology.


BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR
BIOLOGY
College of Medicine


GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman: D. L. Purich. Graduate Coordinator: R. P.
Boyce. Professors: C. M. Allen, Jr.; R. P. Boyce; P. W.
Chun; B. M. Dunn; M. S. Kilberg; P. J. Laipis; R. J. Mans;
T. W. O'Brien; D. L. Purich; S. Schuster; M. Young.
Associate Professors: R. J. Cohen; H. S. Nick. Assistant
Professors:B. D. Cain; S.C. Frost; P. M. McGuire; T. Yang.
Assistant Scientist: M. J. Koroly.


The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biol-
ogy offers the Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy
degrees in biochemistry with specialization in physical
biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, and medi-
cal biochemistry.
Specific areas of study include structure and function of
cellular and nuclear membranes in mammalian cells;
transport of molecules into the cell; regulation of cell
division and gene expression; X-chromosome inactiva-
tion; assembly and regulation of the cytoskeleton; bio-
chemistry of differentiation; biochemical genetics; mo-
lecular biology of nucleic acids; site-directed mutagene-
sis; replication and repair in bacterial and eukaryotic
cells; biosynthesis and structure of nucleic acids, proteins,
polysaccharides, lipids, lipoproteins, sensory biochemis-
try; isoprenoid metabolism; physical biochemistry of
nucleic acids and proteins; mechanism of enzyme action;
and molecular evolution.
New graduate students should have adequate training
in general, organic, quantitative, and physical chemistry
as well as in physics, biology, and calculus. Minor defi-
ciences may be made up immediately after entering
graduate school.
Doctoral candidates are required to take several bio-
chemistry courses which include BCH 6156, 6206, 6415,


6740, 6876, and 6936. Depending upon interests and
background of the student, additional courses are recom-
mended from the following list: BCH 6296, 6746, 7257,
7410, and 7515. The curriculum for doctoral candidates
may also include advanced chemistry, physiology, micro-
biology, and genetics courses.

BCH 6156C-Research Methods in Biochemistry (1-4; max: 8)
Coreq: BCH 6415, 6740. Only by special arrangement._Bio-
chemical research in which the student refines research tech-
niques in physical biochemistry, intermediary metabolism, mo-
lecular biology, and cell biology under supervision of a staff
member.
BCH 6206-Advanced Metabolism (3) Prereq: general bio-
chemistry or consent of instructor. The reactions of intermediary
metabolism with emphasis upon their integration, mechanisms,
and control. One of the three core biochemistry courses.
BCH 6296-Advanced Topics in Metabolic Control (1; max: 6)
Prereq: BCH 6206, 6415, 6740, or consent of instructor. Study of
the thermodynamic, allosteric, hormonal, and genetic control of
metabolic reactions.
BCH 6415-Advanced Molecular and Cell Biology (3) Prereq:
general biochemistry or consent of instructor. An advanced
course in the molecular biology of pro- and eukaryotes. Topics
will include DNA replication, chromosome organization, RNA
and protein synthesis, and molecular aspects of gene regulation.
One of the three core biochemistry courses.
BCH 6740-Advanced Physical Biochemistry (3) Prereq: gen-
eral biochemistry andphysical chemistry or consent ofinstructor.
Physical chemistry of biological molecules and the techniques
for their study. Constitutes one of the three core biochemistry
courses.
BCH 6746-Advanced Topics in Physical Biochemistry (1; max:
6) Prereq: BCH 6206, 6415, 6740, or consent of instructor. Study
of physical chemistry of proteins, nucleic acids, lipids, enzymes,
as well as their modes of interaction.
BCH 6876-Recent Advances in Biochemistry (1) Prereq: BCH
6740 or equivalent. Areas of biochemistry and molecular biol-
ogy, selected by the faculty, discussed critically and in depth.
Emphasis on current controversy and theory, data interpreta-
tions, and scientific writing. Classes held informally in small
groups, during each semester, involving all biochemistry faculty
on a rotating basis. S/U.
BCH 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
BCH 6936-Biochemistry Seminar (1; max: 20) Required of
graduate students in biochemistry; open to others by special
arrangement. Research reports and discussions of current re-
search literature given bythe departmental staff, invited speakers,
and graduate students.
BCH 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
BCH 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
BCH 7410-Advanced Topics in Molecular Biology (1; max: 6)
Prereq: BCH 6206, 6415, 6740, or consent of instructor. The
biochemical basis of molecular biology and genetics with em-
phasis on the mode of control surrounding the replication and
expression of the pro- and eukaryotic genome.
BCH 7515-Enzyme Kinetics and Mechanisms (2) Prereq: ad-
vancedgeneral course in biochemistry such as BCH 6740, 6206,
or consent of instructor. The study of enzyme reaction mecha-
nisms using kinetics, spectroscopy, protein crystallography, and
new emerging techniques. Alternates with BMS 6203, spring
semester.
BCH 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
BCH 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.
BMS 6203-Cell Membranes: Molecular Biology and Function
(2) Prereq: BCH 4024 andMCB 3020 or equivalents and consent
of instructor. Composition, molecular organization, and assem-
bly of biological membranes in both eukaryotes and prokaryotes.
Alternates with BCH 7515, spring semester.






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GMS5621 -Cell and Tissue Biology (4) Prereq:cellbiologycourse
and consent of instructor. Cell specializations and interactions
that account for the organization and functions of the basic
tissues (epithelium, connective tissue, muscle, and nerve).


BOTANY
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and
Agriculture

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman:D. A.Jones. Graduate Coordinator:J. T. Mullins.
Graduate Research Professors: D. Dilcher; I. K. Vasil.
Professors: H. C. Aldrich; G. E. Bowes; J. S. Davis; J. J.
Ewel; R. J. Ferl; D. G. Griffin, III; T. E. Humphreys; W. S.
Judd; J. W. Kimbrough; A. E. Lugo; J. T. Mullins; H. L.
Popenoe; D. G. Rands; R. C. Smith; W. L. Stern; M. H.
Stone; D. B. Ward; N. H. Williams. Associate Professors:
D. W. Hall; T. W. Lucansky; F. E. Putz. Assistant Profes-
sors: A. C. Harmon; R. L. Myers; K. Williams.

The Departmentof Botany offers graduate work leading
to the degrees of Master of Science, Master of Agriculture,
Master of Science in Teaching, and Doctor of Philosophy.
The faculty encompass three general areas of expertise:
biochemistry and physiology, ecology and population
genetics, systematics and evolution. Specific areas of
specialization include anatomy/ morphology with em-
phasis on tropical ferns, aquatic and woody plants, and
orchids; bryology; ecology and environmental studies;
ecological, cellular, and molecular genetics; mycology
with emphasis on physiology and development; algology
with emphasis on algae of brine ponds; physiology and
biochemistry with emphasis on ion uptake, photosynthe-
sis and photorespiration, growth and development of
selected fungi, calcium-binding proteins and protein phos-
phorylation; systematics with emphasis on monographic
and floristic studies; paleobotany; physiological ecology;
tropical botany and ecology.
For admission to graduate standing a student should
present credits equivalent to those required for under-
graduate majors in the Department, namely 24 credits in
botany, a course in genetics with laboratory, mathematics
through differential calculus, one year of college physics,
and chemistry through organic. Those admitted without
full equivalents of an undergraduate major will be re-
quired to make up the deficiencies by passing appropriate
courses early in theirgraduate programs. A reading knowl-
edge of a foreign language and credit for basic courses in
zoology and microbiology are desirable. The program of
graduate study for each student will be determined by a
supervisory committee. No more than ninecredits of BOT
6905 may be used to satisfy the credit requirements for a
master's degree. Each new student will be required to
enroll in Advances in Botany taught by the faculty during
the fall semester of the first year.
There are, in addition to the facilities of the Department
for graduate work, the following special resources that
may be utilized in support of graduate student training and
research: (1) the Florida Agricultural Experiment Stations,
(2) the Marine Sciences Center on the Gulf of Mexico for
studies in estuarine and marine habitats, (3) the resources
of the Welaka Conservation Reserve, (4) the Center for
Tropical Agriculture, which can support studies in tropi-
cal and subtropical areas, (5) the Center for Aquatic
Plants, (6) the Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology


Research, and (7) the Fairchild Tropical Garden for re-
search in the systematics, morphology and anatomy, and
economic botany of tropical plants.
To provide additional educational opportunities for our
graduate students in the form of botanical garden research
and training internship program, the Department of Bot-
any has entered into an arrangement with the Marie Selby
Botanical Gardens of Sarasota. Under this arrangement
students spend a semester in Sarasota as part of a regular
degree program; the academic portions of which are
under the control of faculty members in the Department
of Botany. The course of study is specifically designed by
agreement among the student, the student's graduate
adviser, and the Selby Gardens' Director of Research.
Students register for the Selby course under BOT 6905 for
nine credit hours. Interns are provided with housing on
the garden grounds and a per diem to help with expenses.
Interested students should communicate with the Depart-
ment Chairman or Graduate Coordinator for further de-
tails.

BOT 5225C-Plant Anatomy (4) Prereq: BOT 2011C or3303C
or consent of instructor. Origin, structure, and function of prin-
cipal cells, tissues, and vegetative and reproductive organs of
seed plants.
BOT 5405C-Algology (4) Prereq: BOT 2011C or 3303C or
consent of instructor. Algae, especially their structure, reproduc-
tion, growth, classification, and evolution. Emphasis on Florida
marine and fresh water species.
BOT 5485C-Mosses and Liverworts (3) Prereq: BOT201 1Cor
3303C. Morphology of the major groups of bryophytes, with
emphasis on collection, identification, and ecology of these
plants in Florida.
BOT 5505C-Intermediate Plant Physiology (3) Prereq: BOT
3503, 3503L, andCHM 3200, 3200L, or equivalent. Fundamen-
tal physical and chemical processes underlying the water rela-
tions, nutrition, metabolism, growth, and reproduction of higher
plants.
BOT 5625-Plant Geography (2) Prereq: BOT 3153 or 5725C.
Geography of the floras and types of vegetation throughout the
world, with emphasis on problems in the distribution of taxa, and
the main factors influencing types of vegetation.
BOT 5646C-Ecology and Physiology of Aquatic Plants (3)
Prereq: PCB 3043. Ecological and physiological principles in
freshwater habitats and plant communities with laboratory and
field studies.
BOT 5685-Tropical Botany (7) Prereq: elementary biology/
botany; beginning course in plant systematics; anatomy and
morphology; consent of instructor. Study of tropical plants util-
izing the diverse habitats of South Florida with emphasis on uses,
anatomy and morphology, physiology and ecology, and sys-
tematics of these plants. Field trips and the Fairchild Tropical
Garden supplement laboratory experiences.
BOT 5695-Ecosystems of Florida (3) Prereq: PCB 3043 or
equivalentandconsentof instructor. Major ecosystems of Florida
in relation to environmental factors and man's relationship to
them. Emphasis of Saturday field trips is on field techniques and
research approaches.
BOT 5725C-Taxonomy of Vascular Plants (4) Prereq: BOT
2011C and 3303C or equivalent. Introduction to systematic
principles and techniques used in classification; field and herbar-
ium methods. Survey of vascular plants, their classification,
morphology, and evolutionary relationships.
BOT 6256C-Plant Cytology (3) Prereq: MCB 4403 or equiva-
lent. Fundamental structures of plant cells, their functions, repro-
duction, and relation to inheritance; recent research and tech-
niques.
BOT 6316C-Developmental Morphology of Flowering Plants
(3) Prereq: BOT 3303C. Developmental morphology of the
vegetative and reproductive organs of flowering plants with
particular emphasis on form and function as revealed by recent
experimental techniques.






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BOT 6326C-Methods and Applications of Plant Cell and Tissue
Culture (3) Prereq: BOT 6316C. Laboratory techniques for the
culture of plant protoplasts, cells, tissues, and organs, and their
applications in the study of cellular differentiation, development,
genetics, and agriculture.
BOT 6346C-Biology and Taxonomy of Myxomycetes and
Phycomycetes (3) Prereq: BOT 5435C. Morphology, develop-
ment, and taxonomy of slime molds, water molds, and allied taxa
emphasized.
BOT 6446C-Biology and Taxonomy of the Basidiomycetes (3)
Prereq: BOT 5435C. Isolation, collection, and identification of
field material required.
BOT 6467C-Biology and Taxonomy of Ascomycetes, Their
Imperfect Stages, and Lichens (4) Prereq: BOT5435C. Morphol-
ogy, development, and taxonomy of the ascomycetes, fungi
imperfecti, and lichens with emphasis on their identification.
Field work required.
BOT 6496C-Fungal Physiology (3) Comparative physiology of
growth, development, metabolism, and reproduction of selected
fungi.
BOT 6516-Plant Metabolism (3) Prereq: BOT 5505C, BCH
4024. Metabolism of carbohydrates, fats, and nitrogen com-
pounds in higher plants; cell structures as related to metabolism;
metabolic control mechanisms.
BOT 6526-Plant Nutrition (2) Prereq: BOT 5505C. Plant
nutrition including essentiality of elements, absorption of ions,
utilization of minerals in plants, and water metabolism.
BOT 6566-Plant Growth and Development (3) Prereq: BOT
5505C. Fundamental concepts of plant growth and development
with emphasis on the molecular'biological approach.
BOT 6576-Photophysiology of Plant Growth (3) Prereq: BOT
5505C. Effects of light on the physiology and biochemistry of
plants. Photosynthesis and photorespiration emphasized. Prop-
erties of light sources, photochemistry, phytochrome action,
photomorphogenesis, photoperiodism, and phototropism exam-
ined.
BOT 6716C-Advanced Taxonomy (2) Prereq: BOT 5725C or
equivalent. Survey of vascular plant families of limited distribu-
tion and/or of phylogenetic significance not covered in BOT
5725C with discussions of their classification, morphology, and
evolutionary relationships. Published studies reviewed to dem-
onstrate principles and methods involved in classification.
BOT 6905-Individual Studies in Botany (1-9; max: 9) Prereq:
all credits in excess of 3 must be approved by department
chairman or graduate coordinator. Individual nonthesis, re-
search problem in one of the following areas of botany: ecology,
physiology and biochemistry, cryptogamic botany, morphology
and anatomy of vascular plants, systematics, cytology, genetics,
and ultrastructure. Topics selected to meet the interests and
needs of students.
BOT 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
BOT 6927-Advances in Botany (1-3; max: 9) Supervised study
in specific areas.
BOT 6936-Graduate Student Seminar (1; max: 9) Readings
and oral presentation on general topics in botany. S/U.
BOT 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
BOT 6943-Internship in College Teaching (2, 4, 6; max: 6)
Required for Master of Science in Teaching candidates but
available for students needing additional practice and direction
in college-level teaching.
BOT 6951-Tropical Biology: An Ecological Approach (8) In-
tensive field study of ecological concepts in tropical environ-
ments. Eight weeks in different principal kinds of tropical envi-
ronments. Offered summer term in Costa Rica as part of the
program of the Organization for Tropical Studies.
BOT 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
BOT 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with master's degree in the field of study or for students who have
been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students who
have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
BOT 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.
HOS 6231-Biochemical Genetics of Higher Plants (3) Prereq:
AGR3303 or PCB 3063 and BCH 4313 or equivalent. Discussion


of current evidence bearing on gene function and regulation,
examples of the use of plant mutants in the elucidation of
biochemical pathways, and examination of somatic cell genetics
in higher plants.
PCB 5046C-Advanced Ecology (4) Prereq: PCB 3043C or
equivalent and one course in statistics; physics, chemistry, and
physiology desirable. Plant ecology and plant-animal interac-
tions with emphasis on design of field studies and data analysis.
Students conduct a series of one-day research projects in various
ecosystems and present results orally and as short research
papers.
PCB 6176-Electron Microscopy of Biological Materials (2)
Prereq: PCB 5115C or 3136 or equivalent. Use of electron
microscopes, including fixation, embedding, sectioning, freeze-
etching, negative staining, and use of the vacuum evaporator.
PCB 6176L-Laboratory in Electron Microscopy (2) Coreq: PCB
6176 and consent of instructor. Laboratory training in use of
electron microscopes, ultramicrotomes, vacuum evaporators,
and freeze-etch machines.
PCB 6216C-Cytochemistry (3) Prereq: PCB 6176L or consent
of instructor. Cellular organization, cell function, and cyto-
chemical technique.
PCB 6356C-Ecosystems of the Tropics (3) Prereq: PCB 3043C.
Natural and man-dominated tropical ecosystems, their structure,
function, and relation to man.
PCB 6605C-Principles of Systematic Biology (4) Theory of
biological classification and taxonomic practice. Laboratory
experience in taxonomic procedures and techniques, including
computer methods.
PCB 6691-Topics in Plant Genetics (2; max: 6)








M. E. RINKER SCHOOL OF BUILDING
CONSTRUCTION
College of Architecture

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Director:W. P. Chang. Graduate Coordinator: R. E. Cox.
Professors: B. H. Brown, Jr.; W. P. Chang; C. Coulter III; R.
E. Cox; R. E. Crosland; B. G. Eppes; H. F. Holland; J. M.
Trimmer. Associate Professors: R. B. Johnson; C. Kibert; F.
Liou; J. W. Martin. Assistant Professors: R. A. Furman; P.
Oppenheim; D. L. Waller.

In addition to the Doctor of Philosophy degree admini-
stered'at the College of Architecture level emphasizing
construction management, courses are offered leading to
the degrees of Master of Science in Building Construction
(thesis) and Master of Building Construction (nonthesis).
An individual plan of study is prepared for each student to
insure that the student's goals are achieved within the
broad policy guidelines of the school. Specialization may
be in areas such as the construction manager concept,
planning and scheduling, cost control, high rise construc-
tion, materials, techniques, and structural concepts.
There is no foreign language requirement. All BCN
graduate students are required to take an examination on
their ability to communicate in the English language.
Failure to make a satisfactory score on this examination
will result in the addition of a prerequisite course or
courses in English to the student's plan of study. The
examination must be taken during the first registration
period that the student is enrolled.










Holders of a four-year undergraduate degree in build-
ing construction or its equivalent in related fields may
normally complete the requirement for the master's de-
gree in one academic year (two semesters) as full-time
students. "Equivalent in related fields" should include
studies in construction materials and methods, structures,
and management. Students with deficiencies in these
related fields may need longer residence for the master's
degree, as they will be required to take specified basic
courses to provide a foundation for advanced courses.
No more than five credits of BCN 6934 or 6971 may be
used to satisfy the credit requirements for a master's
degree without written permission of the Director. Candi-
dates are required to take BCN 5463, 5625, and 5715.
Foreign students, at the discretion of the Graduate Coor-
dinator, may substitute another course for BCN 5715.
The School reserves the right to retain student work for
purposes of record, exhibition, or instruction.
ARC 6644-Modeling Techniques in Architectural Acoustics
(3) Theory and practice of ultrasonic, computer, and other
techniques used to model human subjective response to sound
and their application in the design of buildings.
ARC 7790-Doctoral Core I (3) Philosophy, theory, and history
of inquiry into the processes of design, urban development, and
building systems.
ARC 7792-Doctoral Core II (3) Prereq: ARC 7790. Urban,
environmental, and legal systems in the context of urban devel-
opment.
ARC 7794-Doctoral Seminar (1; max: 4) Current planning,
architecture, development, and construction theories.
ARC 7911-Advanced Architectural Research I (3) Prereq: STA
6167. Architectural, planning, and construction research design
with relevant mathematical and computer methods.
ARC 7912-Advanced Architectural Research II (3) Prereq:
ARC 7911. Conduct of research in architecture, planning, and
construction.
ARC 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U
ARC 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.
BCN 5463-Advanced Construction Structures (4) Prereq: BCN
346 1. Study of soils, dewatering and the temporary structures that
contractors have to build in order to build the primary structure.
BCN 5463L-Laboratory in Advanced Construction Structures
(1) Laboratory training in the testing of construction materials.
BCN 5470-Construction Methods Improvements (3) Methods
of analyzing and evaluating construction techniques to improve
project time and cost control. Work sampling, productivity
ratings, crew balance studies, time lapse photography, and time
management.
BCN 5625-Construction Cost Analysis (3) Prereq: BCN 4612.
Study of cost engineering and cost distribution and comparative
analysis of actual and estimated cost as used for project control.
BCN 5715-Advanced Construction Labor Problems (3) Prereq:
graduate status. Labor problems in the construction industry and
associated legislation. How to work effectively with unionized
labor on construction projects.
BCN 5722-Advanced Construction Planning and Control (3)
Prereq: COP 3210, BCN 4612. Time-cost relationships for vari-
ous construction operations.
BCN 5905-Special Studies in Construction (1-5; max: 12)
Prereq:graduate status orspecialpermission of the instructor. For
students requiring supplemental work in the building construc-
tion area.
BCN 6228-High-Rise Construction (3)
BCN 6621-Bidding Strategy (3) Strategy of contracting to
maximize profitthrough overhead distribution, breakeven analy-
sis, probability and statistical technique, a realistic risk and
uncertainty objective, and bid analysis both in theory and in
practice.


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BCN 6641--Construction Management and Value Engineering
(3) The various systems of contracting for construction with
special emphasis on the construction manager concept and
phased construction. Computerized construction management
control systems and value engineering.
BCN 6748-Construction Law (3) Formation of a company,
licensing, bid process, contracts, plans and specifications, me-
chanics liens, insurance bonds, and remedies as they relate to the
building constructor and construction manager. Case studies.
BCN 6931-Construction Management (1-5; max: 13) Con-
struction management or specialized areas of the construction
field.
BCN 6932-Building Construction Management (1-5; max: 12)
Building technology and management or specialized areas of the
building construction field.
BCN 6933-Advanced Construction Management (1-5; max:
12) Financial and technological changes affecting construction
and the management of construction projects. H.
BCN 6934-Construction Research (1-6; max: 12) Independent
studies. H.
BCN 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.





BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION-
GENERAL
College of Business Administration

Graduate programs offered by the College of Business
Administration are the Doctor of Philosophy in econom-
ics; the Doctor of Philosophy in business administration;
the Master of Arts in economics; the Master of Arts in
business administration with tracks in decision and infor-
mation sciences, finance, insurance, management, mar-
keting, and real estate and urban, analysis; the Master of
Business Administration (MBA); and theMasterof Science
in computer and information sciences. The Master of
Accounting degree (M.Acc.) is offered through the Fisher
School of Accounting. Fields of concentration and re-
quirements for the MBA are given under Requirements for
Master's Degrees in the front section of the Catalog.
Requirements for the Ph.D. and M.A. degrees may be
found under the description for the respective depart-
ment.
The Ph.D. in business administration requires a princi-
pal or major field in one of the following: accounting,
decision and information sciences, finance, insurance,
management, marketing, or real estate and urban analy-
sis. Specific requirements for the various departments and
specialties within the departments are stated in the depart-
ment descriptions in this Catalog. All candidates for the
Ph.D. in business administration must satisfy the follow-
ing general requirements:
Breadth Requirement.-All applicants for the Ph.D. in
business administration program are expected to have
completed prior business-related course work at either
the advanced undergraduate or graduate level. Students
entering without prior work are required to take a mini-
mum of three graduate courses in at least two fields other
than their chosen area of concentration. Most often, the
appropriate courses will be found in the MBA first-year
core; the particular courses to be taken by a student will
be decided in consultation with the student's academic
adviser. After a student enters the Ph.D. program, the
courses taken to satisfy the breadth requirement must be
taken in the College of Business Administration.






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Research Foundations Requirement.-AIl students must
complete a six-course research skills sequence that pre-
pares them for scholarly research in their chosen area of
concentration. Research foundations are defined as es-
sential methodological tools (e.g., statistics, quantitative
analysis) and/or substantive content domains (e.g., psy-
chology, economics) outside the student's major field that
are considered essential to conducting high quality re-
search in the chosen field. The specific research skills
required by each area of concentration can be found in
the field descriptions in this Catalog.
Other requirements for the Ph.D. degree include satis-
factory completion of graduate course work in the major
field of concentration, as well as one or two.supporting
fields designed to add depth to the student's research
training. The areas of depth are selected by the student in
consultation with his or her advisory committee, and may
be within or outside the College of Business Administra-
tion. Other requirements for the Ph.D. are given in the
General Information section of this Catalog.

GEB 5215-Problem Analysis and Presentation in Business I (1)
Designed for MBA candidates. Designed to improve written and
oral communications in a business environment. H.
GEB 5216-Problem Analysis and Presentation in Business II (1)
Prereq: GEB 5215. Designed for MBA candidates. Designed to
improve written and oral communications in a business environ-
ment.
GEB 5405-Legal Environment of Business (3) Designed for
MBA candidates. The American legal system; sources of law;
adjudication; the legal nature of the corporation; major areas of
state and federal corporate law; state and federal regulation of
business; legal aspects of ethical and social responsibility.
GEB 5795-International Business (3) Designed for MBA stu-
dents. Exploration of major characteristics, motivations, interac-
tions, and structural realities of international environment via
functional areas of business. Development of multinational
framework for effective and efficient firm operation.
GEB 5805-Mathematical Methods and Their Applications to
Business and Economic Analysis (3) Matrix algebra and calculus
applied to business and economic analysis.
GEB 6905-Individual Work (1-4; max: 8) Prereq: consent of
Associate Dean or MBA Director. Reading and/or research in
business administration.



CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
College of Engineering

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman: T. J. Anderson. Graduate Coordinator: G. B.
Westermann-Clark. Professors:T. J. Anderson; S. S. Block
(Emeritus); R. W. Fahien (Emeritus); A. L. Fricke; G. B.
Huflund; L. E. Johns, Jr.; H. H. Lee; F. P. May (Emeritus);
D. O. Shah; R. D. Walker, Jr. (Emeritus). Associate Profes-
sors: D. W. Kirmse; G. Lyberatos; R. Narayanan; M. E.
Orazem; S. Svoronos; G. B. Westermann-Clark.

Graduate work for the Ph.D., M.E., and M.S. degrees in
chemical engineering emphasizes these areas: (1) chemi-
cal engineering science-transport phenomena, fluid dy-
namics, thermodynamics, kinetics, statistical mechanics,
microstructure of matter, and materials science; (2)
chemical engineering systems-chemical reaction engi-
neering, process control, process dynamics, optimiza-
tion, separation processes; and (3) interdisciplinary
chemical engineering-energy conversion and fuel cells,
corrosion, electrochemical engineering, polymer science,


microelectronics, process economics, biofluid mechan-
ics, and bioengineering.
Beyond the Graduate School requirements, admission
to graduate work in chemical engineering depends upon
the qualifications of the student, whose record and rec-
ommendations are carefully and individually studied.
During registration week each graduate student register-
ing for the firsttime is counseled to develop an initial study
program. The results of a brief examination covering the
field of chemical engineering are also utilized by the
graduate committee to guide the student. As a conse-
quence, a program may include some undergraduate
courses, if needed, to prepare for graduate course work.
The program of all students will involve research expe-
rience through the courses ECH 6905, 6971, or 7980. All
new graduate students are expected to become proficient
in computer programming during their first semester on
campus.

CHM 5275-The Organic Chemistry of Polymers (2) Classifica-
tion of polymerization types and mechanisms from a mechanis-
tic, organic point of view. Structure of synthetic and natural
polymers and polyelectrolytes. Reactions of polymers. Practical
synthetic methods of polymer preparation.
CHM 5511-The Physics and Physical Chemistry of Polymers
(2)
ECH 5708-Disinfection, Sterilization, and, Preservation (2)
Description of problems and need for these treatments; causative
agents and their nature; nature and use of chemical and physical
antimicrobial agents; specific problems and solutions.
ECH 5712-Industrial Safety Science and Health Implications
(2) Designed for those responsible for the safety and health of
people in the workplace, including the consideration of dangers
and hazards in industry and measures for eliminating or reducing
them.
ECH 5746-Biochemical Engineering Principles (3) Microbial
and enzyme processes, with applications to industrial fermenta-
tions, enzyme utilization, and wastewater treatment. Applica-
tion of chemical engineering principles to bioreactors and to
bioseparation processes.
ECH 6126-Thermodynamics of Reaction and Phase Equilibria
(3) Methods of treating chemical and phase equilibria in multi-
component systems through the application of thermodynamics
and molecular theory.
ECH 6146-Applied Statistical Mechanics (2) Methods of wave
mechanics and statistical mechanics in engineering problems.
ECH 6206-Turbulent Transport Phenomena (2) Prereq: ECH
6285. Statistical theory of turbulence; correlation coefficients,
energy spectra, isotropy and homogeneity, eddy diffusivity, and
viscosity tensors. Boundary layer theory.
ECH 6207-Rheology (2) Analysis and characterization of rhe-
ological systems.
ECH 6208-Non-Newtonian Fluid Dynamics (2) Constitutive
equations for non-Newtonian fluids (including viscoelastic sub-
stances) such as polymers, plastics, paints, and slurries.
ECH 6226-Heat Transfer Operations (2) Process design of
equipment for heat transfer operations based on performance
and economic optima.
ECH 6261-introduction to Transport Phenomena (3) Prereq:
MAC 3202. Basic equations of change for heat, mass, and
momentum. Applications of conservation and flux equations for
laminar and turbulent flow. Transfer coefficients, macroscopic
balances.
ECH 6285-Transport Phenomena (1-3; max: 3) Prereq: ECH
6261. Continuation of ECH 6261.
ECH 6326-Computer Control of Processes (2) Introduction to
digital computers, sampled data systems and Z-transforms, con-
trol of multiple input-multiple output systems, optimal control,
state estimation and filtering, self-tuning regulators.
ECH 6413-Stagewise Separations Processes (2) Theory, de-
sign, and evaluation of separation processes such as distillation
columns, extractors, and absorbers. Multicomponent-multistage






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distributions using rigorous digital computer computational
methods. Real-time modeling for process automation.
ECH 6506-Chemical Engineering Kinetics (3) Fundamental
aspects of chemical reactors, including collision theory, transi-
tion rate theory, unimolecular rate theory, homogeneous gas and
liquid phase kinetics, and heterogeneous kinetics.
ECH 6526-Reactor Design and Optimization (3) Fundamen-
tals of heterogeneous reactor design including the characteriza-
tion of catalytic reactions and support, the development of global
rate of the intrinsic reaction affected by chemical and physical
deactivation of catalyst, intra- and interphase mass and heat
transfer, and the design and optimization of various types of
heterogeneous reactors.
ECH 6606-Process Economy Analysis (2) Economics in design
and operation of chemical engineering equipment. Analysis for
decision under conditions of certainty and uncertainty with
applications of queuing, Monte Carlo, Markov Processes, and
geometric and dynamic programming.
ECH 6626-Optimization Techniques (2) Prereq: ECH 4842 or
6845. Introducton to optimization techniques used in chemical
process operations, process control, and systems engineering.
ECH 6646-Process Equipment Design (2) Unit operations, with
emphasis on design of equipment to perform the service re-
quired, considering capacity, materials, equipment, and eco-
nomics.
ECH 6647-Process and Plant Design (2) Techniques in the
design of various complex chemical processes and plants.
ECH 6709-Electrochemical Engineering Fundamentals and
Design (3) Fundamentals of electronics and ionics applied to
systems of interest in electrochemical engineering.
ECH 6726-Interfacial Phenomena I (2) Prereq: CHM 2043C,
PHY2052. Air-liquid and liquid-liquid interfaces; surface-active
molecules, adsorption at interfaces, foams, micro- and macro-
emulsions, retardation of evaporation and damping of waves by
films, surface chemistry of biological systems.
ECH 6727-lnterfacial Phenomena II (2) Prereq: CHM 2043C,
PHY2052. Solid-gas, solid-liquid, solid-solid interfaces. Adsorp-
tion of gases and surface-active molecules on metal surfaces,
contact angle and spreading of liquids, wetting and dewetting,
lubrication, biolubrication, flotation, adhesion, biological appli-
cations of surfaces.
ECH 6826-Engineering Properties of Organic Materials (2)
Theoretical studies in molecular science. Correlation of compo-
sition, microstructure, and morphology of organic materials with
macroscopic engineering properties.
ECH 6827-Macromolecular Materials (2) Formation, struc-
ture, and physical and chemical properties of macromolecules.
Polymerization and processing methods. Commercial techniques
in forming. Applications.
ECH 6844-Chemical Engineering Calculations (2) Calculation
techniques used in advanced engineering problems.
ECH 6845-Models and Methods (3) Prereq: ECH 6844. Mathe-
matical modeling and application to engineering problems of
differential equations, operational calculus, computation tech-
niques, complex variables, integral equations, and matrix meth-
ods.
ECH 6846-Methods of Multidimensional Systems (3) Green's
functions for partial differential equations, regular and singular
perturbation methods in transport phenomena. Special topics of
related interest. H.
ECH 6847-Applied Field Theory (2) Field equations of heat,
mass, and momentum transport, and electromagnetic theory in
orthogonal and nonorthogonal Euclidean and non-Euclidean
geometries. Covariant and convective differentiation of tensors.
Surface geometrics. Applications of Laplace, Helmholtz, diffu-
sion and wave equation.
ECH 6849-Advances in Numerical and Analytical Computa-
tion (2) Prereq: ECH 6845, 6846. Numerical and analytical
techniques such as iterative matrix methods, hybrid computa-
tion, direct vector methods, functional analysis, and adaptive
models.
ECH 6905-Individual Work (1-6; max: 12) Individual engi-
neering projects suitable for a nonthesis Master of Engineering
degree.
ECH 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.


ECH 6926-Graduate Seminar (1; max: 10)
ECH 6936-Advanced Seminar in Chemical Engineering (1-2;
max: 8) Research and current literature.
ECH 6937-Topics in Chemical Engineering I (1-4; max: 9)
Separations processes, reactor design, applied molecular and
kinetic theory, thermodynamics, particulate systems. Properties
of chemical substances, transport phenomena, non-Newtonian
fluid dynamics, turbulence, applied mathematics, computer
science, biochemical and electrochemical engineering.
ECH 6939-Topics in Chemical Engineering III (1-4; max: 9)
ECH 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
ECH 6969-Research Proposal Preparation (1-2; max: 4) H.
ECH 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
ECH 6972-Research for Engineer's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
ECH 7938-Advanced Special Chemical Engineering Topics for
Doctoral Candidates (1-4; max: 8)
ECH 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
ECH 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.






CHEMISTRY
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman: M. C. Zerner. Graduate Coordinator: J. F.
Helling. Graduate Research Professors: R. J. Bartlett; M. J.
S. Dewar; R. S. Drago; H. A. Laitinen; P.O. Lowdin;J. D.
Winefordner. Kenan Professor of Organic Chemistry: A.
R. Katritzky. Distinguished Service Professors: W. M.
Jones; H. H. Sisler (Emeritus). Professors: E. W. Baker;* M.
A. Battiste; T. Bieber;* W. S. Brey, Jr.; J. A. Deyrup; W. R.
Dolbier, Jr.; J. R. Eyler; R. J. Hanrahan; J. F. Helling; A.
Lombardo;* D. A. Micha; M. L. Muga; N. Y Ohrn; G. J.
Palenik; W. B. Person; J. R. Perumareddi;* G. E.
Ryschkewitsch (Emeritus); P. A. Snyder;* M. T. Vala, Jr.;
W. Weltner, Jr.; R. A. Yost; M. C. Zerner; J. A. Zoltewicz.
Associate Professors:A. Brajter-Toth; S. O. Colgate; G. H.
Myers; D. Richardson; G. M. Schmid; D. W. Siegmann;*
R. C. Stoufer; K. Wagener; V. Young. Assistant Professors:
J. M. Boncella; P. I. Brucat; R. Duran; J. E. Enholm; N. G.
Richards; K. S. Schanze; D. Talham. AssistantScientist:D.
H. Powell.

S*These members of the faculty of Florida Atlantic University are also
members ofthe graduate faculty ofthe University of Florida and participate
in the doctoral program in the University of Florida Department of
Chemistry.

The Department offers the Master of Science and Doc-
tor of Philosophy degrees with a major in chemistry and
specialization in analytical, organic, inorganic, or physi-
cal chemistry. The nonthesis degree Master of Science in
Teaching is also offered with a major in chemistry:
New graduate students should have adequate under-
graduate training in inorganic, analytical, organic, and
physical chemistry. Normally this will include as a mini-
mum a year of general chemistry which may include
qualitative analysis, one semester of quantitative analysis,
one year of organic chemistry, one year of physical
chemistry, and one semester of advanced inorganic
chemistry. Additional courses in instrumental analysis,
advanced physical and organic chemistry are desirable.






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Deficiencies in any of these areas may be corrected during
the first year of graduate study. Such deficiencies are
determined by a series of placement tests given prior to
registration, and the results of these tests are used in
planning the student's program.
Doctoral candidates are required to complete a series
of courses specified by the division of the Chemistry
Department in which they choose to specialize, CHM
6470, and two out-of-major-division courses or equiva-
lent examinations. Additional courses may be required by
the student's supervisory committee or major professor.
Foreign students whose native language is not English
must achieve a minimum score of 220 on the Test of
Spoken English. All others must meet the departmental
language requirement in German, French, or Russian.
Candidates must serve not less than one year as teach-
ing assistants. This requirement will be waived only
when, in the opinion of the Department, unusual circum-
stances justify such action.
A chemical-physics option is offered for students who
will be doing research in areas of physical chemistry
which require a strong background in physics. For this
option, a student meets the departmental requirements for
concentration in physical chemistry, except that only one
out-of-major division course is required. In addition, a
minimum of 15 credits in 4000 level or higher physics
courses or a minimum of 8 such credits in physics and 8
in 4000 level or higher mathematics courses is required.
Candidates for the master's degree are required to
complete any two core courses. The Master of Science
degree in chemistry requires a thesis. The nonthesis
degree Master of Science in Teaching is offered with a
major in chemistry and requires a written paper of sub-
stantial length (30-50 pages) on an approved topic per-
taining to some phase of chemistry, under the course
CHM 6905.


CHM 5224-Basic Principles for Organic Chemistry (3) Prereq:
one year of undergraduate organic chemistry. A review for those
students intending to enroll in the Advanced Organic Sequence
CHM 6225, 6226.
CHM 5235-Organic Spectroscopy (3) Prereq: CHM 3211.
Advanced study of characterization and structure proof of or-
ganic compounds by special methods, including IR, UV, NMR,
and mass spectrometry.
CHM 5275-The Organic Chemistry of Polymers (2) Prereq:
CHM 3210, 3200, or equivalent. Classification of polymeriza-
tion types and mechanisms from a mechanistic organic point of
view. The structure of synthetic and natural polymers and polye-
lectrolytes. Reaction of polymers. Practical synthetic methods of
polymer preparation.
CHM 5305-Chemistry of Biological Molecules (3) Prereq:
CHM 3211 or 3216 and 4412 or 3401 or consent of instructor.
Mechanistic organic biochemistry. Emphasis on model systems,
enzyme active sites, and physical and organic chemistry of
biomacromolecules.
CHM 5413L-Advanced Physical Chemistry Laboratory (2)
Prereq: CHM 4412L. Techniques used in experimental research;
techniques of design and fabrication of scientific apparatus.
Advanced experiments involving optical, electronic, and high
vacuum equipment.
CHM 5511-Physical Chemistry of Polymers (2) Prereq: CHM
4411 or equivalent. Structure, configuration, confirmation, and
thermodynamics of polymer solutions, gels, and solids. Thermal,
mechanical, optical, and theological properties of plastics and
rubbers.
CHM 5511L-Polymer Chemistry Laboratory (2) Prereq or
coreq: CHM 5511. Designed to accompany CHM 5511.
CHM 5514-Chemical Computations (2) Prereq: CHM 4412
and knowledge of FORTRAN programming. Solution of difficult


chemical problems in equilibrium, kinetics, and spectroscopy.
Applications of computers to chemical research-control of
experimental procedures and data reduction.
CHM 6153-Electrochemical Processes (3) Principles of electro-
chemical methods, ionic solutions, and electrochemical kinet-
ics.
CHM 6154-Chemical Separations (3) Theory and practice of
modern separation methods with emphasis on gas and liquid
chromatographic techniques.
CHM 6155-Spectrochemical Methods (3) Principles of atomic
and molecular spectrometric methods; discussion of instrumen-
tation, methodology, applications.
CHM 6158C-Electronics and Instrumentation (1-4; max: 6)
Principles of operation of instruments, optimization of instru-
mental conditions, and interpretation of instrumental data for
qualitative and quantitative analysis.
CHM 6165-Chemometrics (3) Prereq: graduate standing. Ana-
lytical method, information theory, and chemometrics, includ-
ing statistical data analysis, heuristic and non-heuristic data
analysis (pattern recognition and artificial intelligence), and
experimental design and optimization.
CHM 6180-Special Topics in Analytical Chemistry (1-3; max:
9) Prereq: two courses of graduate level analytical chemistry.
Lectures or conferences covering selected topics of current
interest in analytical chemistry.
CHM 6190-Analytical Chemistry Seminar (1; max: 20) Atten-
dance required of graduate majors in the analytical area. Prereq:
graduate course in analytical chemistry. Presentation of one
seminar. S/U option.
CHM 6225-Advanced Principles of Organic Chemistry (4)
Prereq: CHM 3211, 5224, 5235. Principles of organic chemistry
and their application to reaction mechanisms.
CHM 6226-Advanced Synthetic Organic Chemistry (3) Prereq:
CHM 6225. Discussion and application of synthetic methodol-
ogy.
CHM 6227-Topics in Synthetic Organic Chemistry (2) Prereq:
CHM 6226. Synthesis of complex organic molecules, with
emphasis on recent developments in approaches and methods.
CHM 6251-Organometallic Compounds (3) Properties of or-
ganometallic compounds, the nature of the carbon-metal bond,
compounds of metals in groups 1, 2, 3, and 4, and transition
metals.
CHM 6271-The Chemistry of High Polymers (2) Fundamental
approach, with emphasis on the mechanisms of polymerization
reactions and the relationship of physical properties to chemical
constitution.
CHM 6381-Special Topics in Organic Chemistry (1-3; max: 9)
Prereq: CHM 6225, 6226. Chemistry of selected types of organic
compounds, such as alkaloids, carbohydrates, natural products,
steroids.
CHM 6390-Organic Chemistry Seminar (1; max: 20) Atten-
dance required of graduate majors in the organic area. Presenta-
tion of one seminar. S/U option.
CHM 6430-Chemical Thermodynamics (3) Energetics, proper-
ties of ideal and nonideal systems primarily from the standpoint
of classical thermodynamics.
CHM 6440-Advanced Chemical Kinetics (3) Prereq: CHM
6720orequivalent. Rates and mechanisms of chemical reaction.
CHM 6449-Photochemistry (2) Prereq: CHM 6440 or 6720.
Experimental and theoretical aspects of chemical reactions in-
duced by visible and ultraviolet radiation. Fluorescence and
chemiluminescence.
CHM 6461--Statistical Thermodynamics (3) Prereq:CHM 6430.
Fundamental principles with applications to systems of chemical
interest.
CHM 6470-Chemical Bonding and Spectra I (3) Basic methods
and applications of quantum chemistry; atomic structure; chemi-
cal bonding in diatomic and polyatomic molecules. Brief intro-
duction to molecular spectroscopy.
CHM 6471-Chemical Bonding and Spectra II (3) Prereq: CHM
6470. Theory of symmetry and its chemical applications; semi-
empirical molecular orbital treatment of simple inorganic and
organic molecules; further applications to inorganic and organic
chemistry.
CHM 6480-Elements of Quantum Chemistry (3) Prereq: CHM







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6471. Brief treatment of the Schrodinger equation, followed by
a survey of applications to chemical problems.
CHM 6490-Theory of Molecular Spectroscopy (3) Coreq: CHM
6471. Molecular energy levels, spectroscopic selection rules;
rotational, vibrational, electronic, and magnetic resonance spec-
tra of diatomic and polyatomic molecules.
CHM 6520-Chemical Physics (3) Prereq: CHM 6470 orpermis-
sion of instructor. Identical to PHZ 6247. Topics from the
following: intermolecular forces; molecular dynamics; electro-
magnetic properties of molecular systems; solid surfaces; theo-
retical and computational methods.
CHM 6580-Special Topics in Physical Chemistry (1-3; max:
12) Lecture or conferences covering selected topics of current
interest in physical chemistry.
CHM 6590-Physical Chemistry Seminar (1; max: 20) Atten-
dance required of graduate majors in physical chemistry. Prereq:
graduate course in physical chemistry. Presentation of one
seminar. S/U option.
CHM 6620-Advanced Inorganic Chemistry I (3) The crystal-
line state; covalent bonding; acids, bases, and solvents, nonme-
tallic compounds of Groups III through VII with emphasis on
structure and reactivity.
CHM 6621-Advanced Inorganic Chemistry 11 (3) Prereq: CHM
6620. Electronic structure of metals and transition metal com-
plexes; solution chemistry and reaction mechanisms at metal
centers; redox reactions; introduction to organometallic and
bioinorganic chemistry.
CHM 6623-Chemistry of the Metals (3) Prereq: CHM 6471.
Relation of properties to atomic, molecular, and crystal struc-
tures.
CHM 6626-Applications of Physical Methods in Inorganic
Chemistry (3) Prereq: graduate standing or consent of instructor.
Principles and applications of spectroscopic methods to the
solution of inorganic problems. Those techniques used most
extensively in current inorganic research are treated.
CHM 6670-Inorganic Biochemistry (3) Pereq:graduate stand-
ing or consent of instructor. Role of elements in biology. Modern
spectroscopic and physical methods for study of Group I and II
metals, metalloenzymes, metal ion transport and storage, func-
tions of nonmetals in biochemical systems, and biomedical/
biotechnical applications of metals.
CHM 6680-Special Topics in Inorganic Chemistry (1-3; max:
12) Lectures or conferences on selected topics of current research
interest in inorganic chemistry.
CHM 6690-Inorganic Chemistry Seminar (1; max: 20) Atten-
dance required of graduate majors in inorganic chemistry. Pre-
req: graduate course in inorganic chemistry. Presentation of one
seminar. S/U option.
CHM 6710-Applied Molecular Spectroscopy (3) Applications
and comparisons of methods in analysis and molecular structure
determination.
CHM 6720-Chemical Dynamics (3) Basic concepts of rate
laws, col I ision theory, and transition state theory; an introduction
to reaction dynamics, structural dynamics, and quantitative
structure-reactivity correlations.
CHM 6905-Individual Problems, Advanced (3-5; max: 10)
Prereq: consent of faculty member supervising the work. Double
registration permitted. Assigned reading program or develop-
ment of assigned experimental problem. S/U option.
CHM 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
CHM 6935-Chemistry Colloquium (1; max: 7) Topics pre-
sented by visiting scientists and local staff members. S/U option.
CHM 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
CHM 6943-Internship in College Teaching (2, 4, 6; max: 6)
Prereq: graduate 'standing. Required for Master of Science in
Teaching students but available for students needing additional
practice and direction in college-level teaching.
CHM 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
CHM 7485-Special Topics in Theory of Atomic and Molecular
Structure (1-3; max: 9) Prereq: PHZ 6226 or equivalent. Mathe-
matical techniques used in atomic, molecular, and solid-state
theory. The one-electron approximation and the general quan-
tum-mechanical anybody problems. Selected advanced top-
ics.
CHM 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral


students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
CHM 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.
CHS 5110-Radiochemistry (2) Prereq: CHM 3401 or 4412 or
consent of instructor. Properties of radioactive nuclei, nature of
radioactivity, nuclear structure, nuclear reactions, interaction of
radiation with matter, chemical aspects of radioactivity, and
applications of nucleonics to chemistry.
CHS511 OL-Radiochemistry Laboratory (3) Prereq: CHM 3120C
and 3401 or 4412, or consent of instructor. Radioactivity detec-
tion, radiochemical separations and analyses, radiochemistry
laboratory techniques, the practice of radiological safety, and
tracer applications of radioisotopes in chemistry and other fields.





CIVIL ENGINEERING
College of Engineering

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman & Graduate Coordinator: P. Y. Thompson.
Graduate Research Professor: R. G. Dean. Distinguished
Service Professor: J. H. Schaub. Professors: B. A. Chris-
tensen; K. G. Courage; J. L. Davidson; D. U. Deere; D. S.
Ellifritt; C. O. Hays; Z. Herbsman; W. C. Huber; A. J.
Mehta; B. E. Ruth; F. C. Townsend; J. A. Wattleworth; J.
Zoltek. Engineer:C. E. Wallace. Associate Professors:J. L.
Eades; F. E. Fagundo; D. W. Gibson; G. Long; J. M. Lybas;
M. C. McVay; L. H. Motz; S. E. Smith; M. Tia; W. H.
Zimpfer. Associate Engineer: W. G. Shafer. Assistant
Professors: D. G. Bloomquist; K. Hatfield; M. I. Hoit; F. T.
Najafi; R. Shrestha.

The following graduate degrees are offered to prepare
qualified students for the professional practice of civil
engineering: Master of Civil Engineering, Master of Engi-
neering, Master of Science, Engineer, and Doctor of
Philosophy. All degree programs include areas of concen-
tration in the specialities of construction, civil engineering
management, geotechnical engineering, hydraulics, pub-
lic works, structures, surveying and mapping, and trans-
portation engineering. All degrees except the Ph.D. are
available in a thesis or nonthesis program.
Nonthesis degree students usually must successfully
complete a report of substantial engineering content for a
minimum of two hours credit in CGN 6974. However,
upon recommendation of the supervisory committee and
the Department Chair, the student may substitute suffi-
cient course work for the nonthesis report. Minor or
supporting work is encouraged from a variety of related or
allied fields of study.
Subject to approval by the supervisory committee,
graduate level courses taken through the Departments of
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanics, and Engineering Sci-
ence; Coastal and Oceanographic Engineering; Environ-
mental Engineering Sciences; and Geology are consid-
ered as major credit.

CCE 5035-Construction Planning and Scheduling (3) Prereq:
CCE4204. Planning, scheduling, organizing, and control of civil
engineering projects with CPM and PERT. Application of optimi-
zation techniques.
CCE 5405-Construction Equipment and Procedures (2) Prereq:
CCE 4204 or consent of instructor. Design and optimization of
equipment systems for heavy construction.







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CCE 6037-Civil Engineering Operations I (2) Prereq: graduate
status. Advanced construction engineering and management
procedures at the project level to support quantitative decision
making.
CCE 6038-Civil Engineering Operations 11(2) Prereq: CCE
4204 or consent of instructor. Advanced construction engineer-
ing techniques and management coordination procedures for
civil engineering projects.
CCE 6505-Computer Applications in Construction Engineer-
ing (3) Prereq: COP 3212, CCE 5035, or consent of instructor.
Application of computer solutions to construction engineering/
civil engineering management problems; microcomputer use.
CCE 6507-Computer Applications in Construction Engineer-
ing II (3) Prereq: CGS 4161, CCE 6505 or consent of instructor.
Applications of advanced computer solutions to construction
engineering/civil engineering management problems.
CEG 5115-Foundation Design (3) Prereq: CEG 4012, CES
4702, or consent of instructor. Investigations, bearing capacity,
and the analysis and design of shallow footings, walls, and deep
pile foundations.
CEG 5205C-Insitu Measurement of Soil Properties (3) Prereq:
CEG 4012. Methods of soil exploration; techniques of soil
sampling and insitu testing; field performance of insitu testing.
CEG 5605-Earth and Rockfill Dams (2) Prereq: CEG 4012.
Design requirements, construction techniques, compaction con-
trol, soil testing and sampling, foundation preparation, and field
instrumentation.
CEG 5805-Ground Modification Design (2) Prereq:CEG4012,
COP 3212. Introduction to design of ground modification
techniques for improvement of marginal construction sites.
CEG 6015-Advanced Soil Mechanics (3) Prereq: CEG 4011,
4012, or consent of instructor. Nature and origin of soil. Stresses
within a soil body. Stress-strain behavior and shear strength of
dry, saturated no flow, saturated transient flow soils.
CEG 6017-Theoretical Soil Mechanics (2) Prereq: consent of
instructor. Nature of soil-water systems; analysis of stress, strains,
equations of state; theological behavior of soils; failure in soil
media.
CEG 6116-Advanced Shallow Foundation Design (3) Prereq:
CEG 6105, CES 4702. Application of soil mechanics to design
and analysis of shallow foundations.
CEG 6117-Advanced Deep Foundation Design (3) Prereq:
CEG 6015. Application of soil mechanics to design and analysis
of deep foundations.
CEG 6125-Soil Stabilization (2) Prereq: graduate standing or
consent of instructor. Highway soil stabilization, methods of
stabilization, and behavior of materials.
CEG 6201-Experimental Determination of Soil Properties (3)
Prereq: CEG 4012 or consent ofinstructor. Advanced laboratory
tests, constant rate of strain consolidation, factors influencing
stress-deformation response, elastic-plastic constitutive relation-
ships, failure criteria. H.
CEG 6305-Rock Mechanics and Engineering Geology (2) Pre-
req: CEG 4012. Behavior of rock subject to stress. Application of
rock mechanics and geology to the planning, design, and con-
struction of engineering structures.
CEG 6405-Groundwater Problems in Geotechnical Engineer-
ing (2) Prereq:CEG 4011, 4012, or consent of instructor. Darcy's
law, coefficient of permeability, flownets; seepage forces. Engi-
neering applications-dewatering systems, slope stability, filter
design, earth dams, drainage.
CEG 6505-Numerical Methods of Geomechanics (3) Prereq:
CGN 4421, CEG 6015 or consent of instructor. Application of
computer solutions to geotechnical engineering problems.
CEG 6506-Geotechnical Engineering Computer Aided Design
(3) Prereq: CEG 4012. Use of geotechnical engineering software
for CAD of deep and shallow foundations and earth retention
systems.
CEG 6515-Earth Retaining Systems and Slope Stability (3)
Prereq: CEG 6015. Applications of soil mechanics to design and
analysis of earth retaining systems and slope stability.
CEG 6807-Advanced Geotechnical Engineering I (4) Prereq:
CEG 6015 or consent of instructor. Application of soil mechanics
to the design and analysis of settlement, slope stability, and
bearing capacity problems.


CEG 6808-Advanced Geotechnical Engineering II (4) Prereq:
CEG 6015 or consent of instructor. Application of soil mechanics
to the design and analysis of pile foundations and earth pressure
problems.
CES 5305-Design of Structural Systems (2) Prereq: CES 4605,
4702. Fundamental characteristics of structural systems. Eco-
nomic and architectural considerations. Building frames and
connections. Plate girders. Special structures.
CES 5325-Design of Highway Bridges (3) Prereq: CES 4605,
4702. Analysis by influence lines, slab and girder bridges,
composite design, prestressed concrete, continuity, arch bridges,
design details, highway specifications.
CES 5607-Behavior of Steel Structures (3) Prereq: CES 4605.
Plastic analysis and designs of beams and frames. Buckling and
stability problems. Connections.
CES 5715-Prestressed Concrete (3) Prereq: CES 4702. Analysis
and design of prestressed concrete flexural members; pre- and
post-tensioned construction, allowable stress, strength evalu-
ation; design for bending moments and shear; evaluation of
serviceability requirements; design of simple bridges.
CES 5726-Design of Concrete Systems (3) Prereq: CES 4702.
Strength design of members and frames, torsion, two-way slabs,
design of building systems, prestressed concrete.
CES 5801-Design and Construction in Timber (2) Prereq:
consent of instructor. Analysis and design in timber. Beams,
columns, and connections. Timber structure. Plywood beams,
panels, diaphragms. Laminated beams and frames. Formwork.
CES 5835-Design of Reinforced Masonry Structures (3) Prereq:
CES 4705. Properties of clay brick, concrete block and mortar,
beams and columns, structural walls, joints and details.
CES6106-Advanced Structural Analysis I (4) Prereq:CES4605,
4702. Traditional methods of analyses for forces and deforma-
tions; modern matrix methods including direct stiffness method.
CES 6108-Advanced Structural Analysis II (3) Prereq: EGM
3400, CES 6106. Evaluation of structural response to the effect of
dynamic loads for single- and multidegree of freedom systems.
Consideration of seismic and wind effects, modal analysis,
numerical methods, structural idealization, response spectra,
and design codes.
CES 6116-Finite Elements in Civil Engineering (3) Prereq: CES
4141. Introduction to finite elements, use of finite element
concepts for structural analysis. Application of 1-, 2-, and 3-D
elements of structural problems.
CES 6136-Advanced Structural Laboratory (2) Prereq: CES
4605,4702. Model studies and analysis. Mechanics of similitude
and dimensional analysis applied to static and dynamic struc-
tural problems. Research topics. Experimental stress analysis.
Instrumentation.
CES 6165-Computer Methods in Structural Engineering (3)
Prereq: COP 3212, CES 6106. Modern program development
techniques for structural analysis. Efficiency, databases, modu-
larity, equation solving, and substructure programming con-
cepts.
CES6526-Nonlinear Structural Analysis and Design (2) Prereq:
CES 6108. Sources of nonlinearity. Tangent stiffness method.
Beam-columns on elastic foundations. Discrete methods for soil-
structure interaction.
CES 6551-Design of Folded Plates and Shells (3) Prereq: CES
4605, 4702. Analysis for membrane stresses; pressure vessels,
secondary bending stresses. Design of shell systems and folded
plates. Design details.
CES 6706-Advanced Reinforced Concrete (3) Prereq: CES
4704, 5726. Torsion in structural members. Ultimate load theo-
ries and application to design. Yield-line theory for slabs. Shear
walls, combined shear walls and frames. Research topics.
CGN 5115-Civil Engineering Feasibility Analysis (3) Prereq:
CGN 4101 or equivalent studies in time-value of money. Theory
and practice of feasibility studies for proposed civil engineering
projects and other related areas of interest.
CGN 5125-Legal Aspects of Civil Engineering (3) Engineer's
view of contracts for design and construction. Legislation and
policy affecting labor-management relationships in construc-
tion.'
CGN 5135-Value Engineering Theory (3) Value engineering
concepts, function analysis system techniques (FAST), diagram-







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ming, creativity, matrix evaluation, design-to-cost, life cycle
costing, human relations and strategies for organizing, perform-
ing, and implementing value engineering work.
CGN 5315-Civil Engineering Systems (3) Civil engineering
applications of operations research techniques, models of sched-
uling, linear programming, queueing theory, and simulation.
CGN 5605-Public Works Planning (3) Functional approach to
planning and implementing public works needs with emphasis
on role of engineer.
CGN 5606-Public Works Management (3) Nature of profes-
sion, duties, and administrative responsibilities. Organization
and management of operating divisions with emphasis on role of
engineer.
CGN 5805-Civil Engineering Design (3) Practical problems in
civil engineering design taught by practicing engineers.
CGN 6155-Civil Engineering Practice 1 (2) Prereq: graduate
status. Advanced civil engineering management skills and proce-
dures in support of design and construction practices above the
project level.
CGN 6156-Civil Engineering Practice 11 (2) Prereq: CCE 4204
or consent of instructor. Advanced construction engineering
management and productivity topics above the project level.
CGN 6505-Properties, Design and Control of Concrete (3)
Prereq: CGN 3501. Portland cement and aggregate properties
relating to design, control, and performance of concrete. Con-
crete forming and construction methods. Laboratory testing and
analysis.
CGN 6506-Bituminous Materials (3) Prereq: TTE481 1. Analy-
sis of strength and deformation mechanism for asphalt concrete,
properties, and their effect on flexible pavement performance.
Pavement construction and quality assurance methods, testing
and evaluation of asphalts and mixture.
CGN 6507-Advanced Bituminous Materials (3) Prereq: CGN
6506. Effects of asphalt rheology, temperature susceptibility,
durability, characteristics of mineral filler and additives on
performance of asphalt pavements. Detailed analysis and design
of asphalt pavements against rutting and cracking.
CGN 6905-Special Problems in Civil Engineering (1-6; max:
10) Studies in areas not covered by other graduate courses.
CGN 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) Credits do not
apply to any graduate degree. S/U.
CGN 6936-Civil Engineering Graduate Seminar (1; max 6)
Lectures by graduate students, faculty members, and invited
speakers. S/U.
CGN 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) Credits do not
apply to any graduate degree. S/U.
CGN 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
CGN 6972-Research for Engineer's Thesis (1-15) S/U.
CGN 6974-Master of Engineering or Engineer Degree Report
(1-6; max: 6) Individual work culminating in a professional
practice-oriented report suitable for the requirements of the
Master of Engineering or Engineer degree. Two credits only are
applicable toward the requirements of each degree. S/U.
CGN 7979-Advanced Research (1-9) Research for doctoral
students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students
with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who
have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not open to students
who have been admitted to candidacy. S/U.
CGN 7980-Research for Doctoral Dissertation (1-15) S/U.
CWR 5125-Groundwater Flow I (3) Prereq: CWR 4202 or
consentof instructor. Porous media flow. Darcy's law. Conserva-
tion of mass. LaPlace equation. Flownets. Well hydraulics.
CWR 5127-Evaluation of Groundwater Quality (3) Prereq:
CWR 5125 or 6525, or consent of instructor. Characteristics of
flow in saturated and unsaturated zones; solute convection and
dispersion; effects of chemical reactions and adsorption; man-
agement of groundwater quality.
CWR 5225-Hydraulics Machinery (2) Prereq: CWR 4202 or
consent of instructor. Selection and operation of hydraulic mo-
tors, pumps and transmissions. Specific speed. Cavitation. Surge
tanks.
CWR 5235-Open Channel Hydraulics (3) Prereq: CWR 4202
or consent of instructor. Classification of flow, Normal depth.
Specific energy and critical depth. Gradually varied flow. Tran-
sitions.


CWR 6126-Groundwater Management (3) Prereq: CWR 5125
or consent of instructor. Review recent developments in ground-
water systems planning and management, optimization meth-
ods; groundwater supply management models, quality manage-
ment models; inverse problems.
CWR 6206-Hydraulics of Stratified Flow (2) Prereq: CWR
5235 or consent of instructor. Uniform and nonuniform flow in
multi-layered systems. Oscillatory motion and interfacial mixing.
CWR 6236-Sediment Transport I (3) Prereq: CWR 5235 or
consent of instructor. Introduction to movable bed models.
*Sediment properties. Scour initiation. Influence of slope. Stable
channels. Bed forms. Transport as bed load and suspended
transport.
CWR 6237-Sediment Transport II (2) Prereq: CWR 6236 or
consent of instructor. Review of fundamental laws of scour
initiation and sediment transport. River morphology. Movable
bed hydraulic models.
CWR 6238-Transient Flows in Open Channels (3) Prereq:CWR
5235 or consent of instructor. Basic equations for unsteady flows
in open channels; methods of characteristics; finite difference
approximations; flood routing.
CWR 6255-Diffusive and Dispersive Transport (2) Prereq:
CWR 4202 or consent of instructor. Introduction to diffusive and
dispersive transport processes in flowing water. Fick's law.
Available analytical and numerical models.
CWR 6275-Hydraulic Laboratory and Field Practice (3) Prereq:
CWR 4202 or consent of instructor. Hydraulic model laws and
their use in undistorted and distorted models with movable or
fixed beds. Instrumentation. Data acquisition system.
CWR 6285-Transient Flow in Pipes (3) Prereq: CWR 5235 or
consent of instructor. Water hammers in singular pipes and
systems. Governing differential equations. Numerical methods.
Turbomachine-induced transients. Control measures.
CWR 6515-Numerical Models in Hydraulics (3) Prereq: CWR
4202 or consent of instructor. Application of numerical methods
to hydraulic engineering problems; dispersion, porous media
flow, river and estuarine mechanics, thermal diffusion.
CWR 6525-Groundwater Flow II (3) Prereq: CWR 5125 or
consent of instructor. Analytical and computer modeling of
groundwater flow problems by means of finite difference, finite
element, and boundary element methods.
SUR 5365-Digital Mapping (3) Prereq: consent of instructor.
Methods of digital representation of maps, coordinate develop-
ment, digitizing, stereocompilation, scanning, remote sensing,
hardware and software systems, file conversion, integration into
GIS systems, attribute development.
SUR 5385-Remote Sensing Applications (3) Prereq: consent of
instructor. Review of remote sensing systems, image classifica-
tion methods, mapping applications, integration of remotely
sensed data into GIS systems, application of data for variety of
land information systems.
SUR 5425-Cadastral Mapping (3) Prereq: consentof instructor.
Methods of cadastral mapping for tax and/or GIS applications;
interpretation of deed and survey information, the sectional
survey system, conflict resolution, cadastral information.
SUR 5516-Coordinate Systems for Mapping (3) Prereq: con-
sent of instructor. Review of systems, geodetic positions, projec-
tion systems, national datums in use, coordinate conversions,
measurement of position, use in GIS systems.
SUR 5545-Least Squares Adjusted Computations (3) Prereq:
proficiency in computer language and consent of instructor.
Implementation of least squares solutions for survey-mapping
and GIS applications, time and storage optimization; error analy-
sis; initial approximation generation; robust estimation; com-
puter programming.
SUR 6375-Terrain Analysis and Mapping (3) Prereq: consent
of instructor. Digital and visual methods, interpretative tech-
niques to identify landforms, soils, and potential site analysis
problems from aerial photography and digital maps.
SUR 6388-Radar Remote Sensing (3) Prereq: consent of
instructor. Electromagnetic principles of microwave transmis-
sion, propagation, and reception by remote sensing instruments.
Types of radar devices currently used in applications of radar to
remote sensing.
SUR 6395-Topics in Geographic Information Systems (3; max:






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6) Prereq: consent of instructor. Data base development, eco-
nomic impact of GIS, development of standards, integration of
data sets, hardware and software developments, advances in GIS
technology.
TTE 5006-Transportation Systems Planning (4) Prereq: gradu-
ate standing or consent of instructor. Analytical techniques for
estimating future travel demands, planning, transportation facili-
ties and locations. Review of transportation technology and
future systems.
TTE 5256-Traffic Engineering (4) Prereq: TTE 4811 or consent
of instructor. Traffic studies, operations, flow, signals, signs and
markings; regulation of traffic, pedestrian and bicycle operation,
parking lot operations, highway lighting.
TTE 5805-Geometric Design of Transportation Facilities (3)
Prereq: TTE 4811 or consent of instructor. Geometric design
criteria and controls of highways and intersections.
TTE 5835-Pavement Design (2) Prereq: TTE 4811 or consent of
instructor. Design of flexible and concrete pavements. -
TTE 5837-Pavement Management Systems (3) Prereq: TTE
5835. Evaluation, analysis, design, performance prediction,
planning, and maintenance of pavements.
TTE 6257-Traffic Control Systems (4) Prereq: TTE 5256 or
consent of instructor. Traffic controller operation, computer
controlled signal systems, modeling and optimization of traffic
control systems, system selection implementation and manage-
ment.
TTE 6315-Highway Safety Analysis (3) Statistics and character-
istics of accidents, accident reconstruction, accident causation
and reduction.
TTE 6526-Airport Planning and Operations (2) Prereq: TTE
6257. Location, configuration, air connections; ground, bag-
gage, and freight movements; passenger transfers; aircraft delay
analysis; airport access; parking needs; simulation of operations;
flight scheduling and control.
TTE6606-Urban Transportation Models (4) Prereq:CGN4421
or consent of instructor. Calibration and application of UTPS
computer models for urban transportation planning; land use and
urban activity models for forecasting and allocation. H.
TTE 6815-Freeway Design and Operations (3) Prereq: TTE
5256. Operations of freeway systems, effects of design, advanced
analysis techniques, freeway optimization techniques.


CLASSICS
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman:G. L. Schmeling. Graduate Coordinator: D. G.
Miller. Professors: K. V. Hartigan; A. L. Motto;* G. L.
Schmeling; D. C. Young. Associate Professors: S. K.
Dickison; D. G. Miller; L. A. Sussman. Assistant Professor:
R. S. Wagman.


*This member of the faculty of the University of South Florida is also a
member ofthegraduate faculty of the University of Florida andparticipates
in the master's program in the UniversityofFlorida DepartmentofClassics.

The Department offers programs leading to the Master
of Arts with a major in classics or Latin, which may be
combined with a minor in history or philosophy. The
nonthesis degree, Master of Arts in Teaching, is also
offered with a major in Latin.


GRW 6216-Greek Novel (3; max: 6) Selections from ancient
Greek novels.
GRW 6306-Greek Drama: Aeschylus I (3) Reading of Aga-
memnon.
GRW6307-Greek Drama:Aeschylus 11(3) Readingof Choephori
and Eumenides.
GRW 6345-Greek Lyric Poetry (3; max: 6) Variety and pecu-


liarities of lyric content, style, grammar, structure, dialect, and
meter shown through selected poems.
GRW 6346-Pindar (3; max: 6) Selected poems.
GRW 6347-Homer (3; max: 6) Reading's from Iliad and Od-
yssey.
GRW 6385-Thucydides (3; max: 6) Selected books from
Thucydides.
GRW 6506-Plato (3; max: 6) Reading of Symposium and se-
lected books of the Republic.
GRW 6507-Ethical Traditional in Archaic Greek (3) Early
Greek poets of the ethical tradition: Hesiod, Solon, Theognis.
GRW 6735-Ancient Greek Dialects (3) Major changes in
ancient Greek dialects from Mycenean to late Greek.
GRW 6745-Structure and History of Ancient Greek (3) To
develop understanding of synchronic structure of ancient Greek
as well as of diachronic changes.
GRW 6795-Hellenistic Literature (3; max: 6) Reading of selec-
tions from poets and prose writers.
GRW 6931-Comparative Study of Greek and Latin Literature
(3) Study of genre types.
LAT 6425-Latin Prose Composition (3) Translating English into
Latin and imitation of various Latin prose styles.
LAT 6840-History of the Latin Language (3)
LNW 5325-Roman Elegiac Poetry (3; max: 6) Readings from
the elegies of Catullus, Tibullus, Propertius, and Ovid. Elegy as a
genre.
LNW 5335-Roman Orators (3; max: 6) Theory and practice of
Roman oratory through Latin readings in Cicero, Seneca, and
Quintilian.
LNW 5385-Roman Historians of the Empire (3; max: 6) Read-
ings from major historians of the period. Tacitus, Suetonius.
LNW 5655-Roman Poets: Horace (3; max: 6) Horace's lyric
poetry (the Odes).
LNW 5665-Roman Poets: Vergil (3; max:6) The poetic art of
Vergil and its literary, historical, and political background.
LNW 5675-Roman Poets: Ovid (3; max: 6) Ovid's poetic art
against its literary, historical, and political background.
LNW 5931-Comparative Study of Latin and Greek Literature
(3; max: 6) Study by genre types, variable.
LNW 6015-History of Latin Literature (3) A comprehensive
survey of the development of Latin literature from Plautus to
Juvenal.
LNW 6216-The Ancient Roman Novel (3; max: 6) Readings
from Petronius and/or Apuleius.
LNW 6355-Roman Epistolography (3; max: 6) Letters from
Cicero, Pliny, Seneca, Ovid, and Horace. Emphasis on apprecia-
tion of Latin prose style.
LNW 6365-Studies in Roman Satire (3; max: 6) Readings from
Horace, Persius, Petronius, Juvenal, Martial.
LNW 6495-Late Latin Literature (3) Readings from one or more
of the following: Vulgate, Christian Church Fathers, Historia
Apollonii, Peregrinatio Aetheriae, Harrington's Medieval Latin.
LNW 6905-Individual Work (2-4; max: 10) Readings and
reports in language and literature.
LNW 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
LNW 6930-Proseminar in Classics (3) Introduction to the study
of classical literature, history of scholarship, bibliographies,
areas of the discipline.
LNW 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
LNW 6943-Internship in College Teaching (2,4,6; max: 6)
Required for all Master of Arts in Teaching candidates but
available for students needing additional practice and direction
in college-level teaching.
LNW 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.


CLINICAL AND HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY
College of Health Related Professions

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman:N.W. Perry. Graduate Coordinator:C. D. Belar.
Graduate Research Professor: P. J. Lang. Professors: B.
Barger (Emeritus); C. D. Belar; R. K. Blashfield; E. Cohen;






82 / FIELDS OF INSTRUCTION


6) Prereq: consent of instructor. Data base development, eco-
nomic impact of GIS, development of standards, integration of
data sets, hardware and software developments, advances in GIS
technology.
TTE 5006-Transportation Systems Planning (4) Prereq: gradu-
ate standing or consent of instructor. Analytical techniques for
estimating future travel demands, planning, transportation facili-
ties and locations. Review of transportation technology and
future systems.
TTE 5256-Traffic Engineering (4) Prereq: TTE 4811 or consent
of instructor. Traffic studies, operations, flow, signals, signs and
markings; regulation of traffic, pedestrian and bicycle operation,
parking lot operations, highway lighting.
TTE 5805-Geometric Design of Transportation Facilities (3)
Prereq: TTE 4811 or consent of instructor. Geometric design
criteria and controls of highways and intersections.
TTE 5835-Pavement Design (2) Prereq: TTE 4811 or consent of
instructor. Design of flexible and concrete pavements. -
TTE 5837-Pavement Management Systems (3) Prereq: TTE
5835. Evaluation, analysis, design, performance prediction,
planning, and maintenance of pavements.
TTE 6257-Traffic Control Systems (4) Prereq: TTE 5256 or
consent of instructor. Traffic controller operation, computer
controlled signal systems, modeling and optimization of traffic
control systems, system selection implementation and manage-
ment.
TTE 6315-Highway Safety Analysis (3) Statistics and character-
istics of accidents, accident reconstruction, accident causation
and reduction.
TTE 6526-Airport Planning and Operations (2) Prereq: TTE
6257. Location, configuration, air connections; ground, bag-
gage, and freight movements; passenger transfers; aircraft delay
analysis; airport access; parking needs; simulation of operations;
flight scheduling and control.
TTE6606-Urban Transportation Models (4) Prereq:CGN4421
or consent of instructor. Calibration and application of UTPS
computer models for urban transportation planning; land use and
urban activity models for forecasting and allocation. H.
TTE 6815-Freeway Design and Operations (3) Prereq: TTE
5256. Operations of freeway systems, effects of design, advanced
analysis techniques, freeway optimization techniques.


CLASSICS
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman:G. L. Schmeling. Graduate Coordinator: D. G.
Miller. Professors: K. V. Hartigan; A. L. Motto;* G. L.
Schmeling; D. C. Young. Associate Professors: S. K.
Dickison; D. G. Miller; L. A. Sussman. Assistant Professor:
R. S. Wagman.


*This member of the faculty of the University of South Florida is also a
member ofthegraduate faculty of the University of Florida andparticipates
in the master's program in the UniversityofFlorida DepartmentofClassics.

The Department offers programs leading to the Master
of Arts with a major in classics or Latin, which may be
combined with a minor in history or philosophy. The
nonthesis degree, Master of Arts in Teaching, is also
offered with a major in Latin.


GRW 6216-Greek Novel (3; max: 6) Selections from ancient
Greek novels.
GRW 6306-Greek Drama: Aeschylus I (3) Reading of Aga-
memnon.
GRW6307-Greek Drama:Aeschylus 11(3) Readingof Choephori
and Eumenides.
GRW 6345-Greek Lyric Poetry (3; max: 6) Variety and pecu-


liarities of lyric content, style, grammar, structure, dialect, and
meter shown through selected poems.
GRW 6346-Pindar (3; max: 6) Selected poems.
GRW 6347-Homer (3; max: 6) Reading's from Iliad and Od-
yssey.
GRW 6385-Thucydides (3; max: 6) Selected books from
Thucydides.
GRW 6506-Plato (3; max: 6) Reading of Symposium and se-
lected books of the Republic.
GRW 6507-Ethical Traditional in Archaic Greek (3) Early
Greek poets of the ethical tradition: Hesiod, Solon, Theognis.
GRW 6735-Ancient Greek Dialects (3) Major changes in
ancient Greek dialects from Mycenean to late Greek.
GRW 6745-Structure and History of Ancient Greek (3) To
develop understanding of synchronic structure of ancient Greek
as well as of diachronic changes.
GRW 6795-Hellenistic Literature (3; max: 6) Reading of selec-
tions from poets and prose writers.
GRW 6931-Comparative Study of Greek and Latin Literature
(3) Study of genre types.
LAT 6425-Latin Prose Composition (3) Translating English into
Latin and imitation of various Latin prose styles.
LAT 6840-History of the Latin Language (3)
LNW 5325-Roman Elegiac Poetry (3; max: 6) Readings from
the elegies of Catullus, Tibullus, Propertius, and Ovid. Elegy as a
genre.
LNW 5335-Roman Orators (3; max: 6) Theory and practice of
Roman oratory through Latin readings in Cicero, Seneca, and
Quintilian.
LNW 5385-Roman Historians of the Empire (3; max: 6) Read-
ings from major historians of the period. Tacitus, Suetonius.
LNW 5655-Roman Poets: Horace (3; max: 6) Horace's lyric
poetry (the Odes).
LNW 5665-Roman Poets: Vergil (3; max:6) The poetic art of
Vergil and its literary, historical, and political background.
LNW 5675-Roman Poets: Ovid (3; max: 6) Ovid's poetic art
against its literary, historical, and political background.
LNW 5931-Comparative Study of Latin and Greek Literature
(3; max: 6) Study by genre types, variable.
LNW 6015-History of Latin Literature (3) A comprehensive
survey of the development of Latin literature from Plautus to
Juvenal.
LNW 6216-The Ancient Roman Novel (3; max: 6) Readings
from Petronius and/or Apuleius.
LNW 6355-Roman Epistolography (3; max: 6) Letters from
Cicero, Pliny, Seneca, Ovid, and Horace. Emphasis on apprecia-
tion of Latin prose style.
LNW 6365-Studies in Roman Satire (3; max: 6) Readings from
Horace, Persius, Petronius, Juvenal, Martial.
LNW 6495-Late Latin Literature (3) Readings from one or more
of the following: Vulgate, Christian Church Fathers, Historia
Apollonii, Peregrinatio Aetheriae, Harrington's Medieval Latin.
LNW 6905-Individual Work (2-4; max: 10) Readings and
reports in language and literature.
LNW 6910-Supervised Research (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
LNW 6930-Proseminar in Classics (3) Introduction to the study
of classical literature, history of scholarship, bibliographies,
areas of the discipline.
LNW 6940-Supervised Teaching (1-5; max: 5) S/U.
LNW 6943-Internship in College Teaching (2,4,6; max: 6)
Required for all Master of Arts in Teaching candidates but
available for students needing additional practice and direction
in college-level teaching.
LNW 6971-Research for Master's Thesis (1-15) S/U.


CLINICAL AND HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY
College of Health Related Professions

GRADUATE FACULTY 1991-92
Chairman:N.W. Perry. Graduate Coordinator:C. D. Belar.
Graduate Research Professor: P. J. Lang. Professors: B.
Barger (Emeritus); C. D. Belar; R. K. Blashfield; E. Cohen;




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