Navigate Overview Admissions Degree Requirements Study Options Roadmap Pre-Entry-Spring/Summer Year 1 Year 2 Pre-Entry – Spring/Summer Year 1 Course Descriptions Timetable MSc Thesis Handbook MSc to PhD Transfers Roadmap Thesis-based Course-based Thesis-based This at a glance guide will help you navigate what to expect in the HSR MSc program. This roadmap is based on a five term completion for a full-time student in under two years. Pre-Entry-Spring/Summer Intake meeting (emphasis lead and supervisor). Discuss program timelines, courses, and funding Complete the Annual Progress Report Thesis Forms Review this checklist prior to your meeting Supervision Guidelines Checklist Submit annual income declaration form Connect with your supervisor and discuss timelines and any potential scholarship opportunities Register for fall courses mid-August Year 1 Complete the 6 required courses – usually taken in the first year (dependent on your emphasis) Form the thesis committee (minimum 2 members including your supervisor) Draft thesis proposal with supervisor and committee Meet with your thesis committee minimum twice annually (submit meeting report to graduate assistant) Year 1 Fall Session (Sept–Dec) Attend program orientation in September Take 3 half-year courses Defer tuition in Acorn if needed (deadline is third week of August) Apply for scholarships e.g. CGSM (optional, but recommended for anyone whose masters will extend into year 2 ) Register for winter courses (October) Year 1 Winter Session (Jan–Apr) Take 3 half-year courses Apply for scholarships e.g. OGS (optional, but recommended for anyone whose masters will extend into year 2) Register for spring-summer courses (late-March) Submit ethics board review proposal (if needed) Year 1 Spring/Summer Session (May–Aug) Take a course or two if you have not completed your course load Annual progress meeting with Emphasis Lead & supervisor to review program progress and funding (arranged by Emphasis Leads) Collect and analyze data for your thesis; begin drafting initial thesis chapters as appropriate Submit annual income declaration form Year 2 IHPME Y1 funding ends. Review and ensure your Y2 finances Meet with your thesis committee minimum twice annually (submit meeting report to graduate assistant) Important dates as you prepare to defend See Sessional Dates Year 2 Fall Session (Sept–Dec) Write thesis Year 2 Winter Session (Jan–Apr) Identify internal and external appraiser and submit defence form to IHPME (6 weeks before defence, see thesis handbook for steps leading to the defence) Defence Complete thesis revisions, submit final thesis to SGS (by April for June convocation or September for November convocation – see SGS Calendar for specific dates) See Thesis Submission Deadlines Convocation (June or November) Course-based This at a glance guide will help you navigate what to expect in the HSR MSc program. This roadmap is based on a three term completion for a full-time student in under 12 months. Pre-Entry – Spring/Summer Intake meeting with the program lead. Discuss program timelines, courses, and funding. See Thesis Forms Register for fall courses (mid-August) Year 1 10 required courses Year 1 Fall Session (Sept–Dec) Attend program orientation in September Take 3-4 half-year courses Defer tuition in Acorn if needed (deadline is third week of August) Register for winter courses (October) Year 1 Winter Session (Jan–Apr) 4-5 half-year courses Register for spring-summer courses (late-March) Year 1 Spring/Summer Session (May–Aug) Take 2-3 course if you have not completed your course load Convocation (November if all course requirements are met) Finance Your Degree At IHPME, we offer a variety of financial supports to help you succeed in our graduate programs. Learn more Finance Your Degree Financial Aid Funding FAQ Tuition & Incidental Fees Student Funding at IHPME Awards Learn More About this Program HSR Program Director Katie N. Dainty Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org Co-leads the management of the HSR Program. Graduate Administrator Zoe Downie-Ross Phone Number: (416) 946-3486 Email Address: email@example.com Coordinates student records, graduate funding, and student-related awards. Graduate Admissions Christina Lopez Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org Manages admissions and responds to all related inquiries. Graduate Assistant Nadia Ismail Phone Number: (416) 946-4100 Email Address: email@example.com Coordinates various graduate initiatives including defences, student events, and graduation. HSR Program Assistant Anita Morehouse Phone Number: 416-946-3922 Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org Manages the HSR courses including enrolment, grades, and access to Quercus.