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Wood Products (W P)

W P 412 Wood in Structures (3) Behavior and design of solid, laminated, and plywood wood beams, trusses, columns, and foundations. Wood construction details.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: W P 200W, W P 203  

W P 416 Wood Industries Management Development (3) Managerial concepts and issues important to forest products organizations will help prepare students to assume management-level positions.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: W P 200W  

W P 417 Wood Products Manufacturing Systems and Processes (4) Description of systems and processes used in the manufacture of wood products.
Effective: Summer 2013 Ending: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: W P 200W, W P 203 and sixth-semester standing  

W P 418 Chemical Processing of Wood (4) Principles and practices of basic operations in converting wood and wood waste into useful chemicals and modified cellulose products.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: W P 200W, W P 203  

W P 438 Business Concepts for Wood Manufacturing (4) The course will cover manufacturing strategies and related financial measures in a wood production environment.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: W P 200W  

W P 495 Wood Products Internship (1-6) Supervised field experience related to the student's major.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: approval of proposed assignment by instructor prior to registration.  

W P 496 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

W P 497 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

W P 499 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

W P 513 Wood Chemistry (3) Treatment of the chemical components of wood, their distribution and reactions.
Effective: Spring 2014
 

W P 515 Wood Composite Processing Parameters (3) Wood composite manufacture in theory and practice including various synthesis parameters in relation to physical and mechanical properties.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: F P 415  

W P 530 Case Studies in Forest Products (3) Manufacturing, marketing, and management issue analysis from a global perspective in the forest products industries.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

W P 537 International Wood Products Marketing and Trade (3) Strategic analysis, environmental scanning, international trade policy implications, determinants of competitive strategy for firms, industries, and nations.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: W P 437W  

W P 590 Colloquium (1-3) Continuing seminars which consist of a series of individual lectures by faculty, students, or outside speakers.
Effective: Spring 1993
 

W P 596 Individual Studies (1-9) Creative projects, including nonthesis research, which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

W P 597 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject which may be offered infrequently; several different topics may be taught in one year or term.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

W P 600 Thesis Research (1-15) No description.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

W P 602 Supervised Experience in College Teaching (1-3 per semester/maximum of 6) Provides an opportunity for supervised and graded teaching experience in forest products courses.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

W P 610 Thesis Research Off Campus (1-15) No description.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

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