一年級上下學期每學期最少修習 9 學分。
Every student should take at least 9 credits in each semester of the first year.
課程中專業選修共計 21 學分，學生在指導教授認可下於專業選修科目內自行選擇，惟經指導教授及所長同意後，得選修1至9學分其他與研究相關之他所課程。
Every student is required to select 21 credits among the elective courses listed above as approved his/her advisor; however, subject to the need of research, a student can take 1 to 9 elective credits from other graduate programs upon the approval of the student’s advisor and the director of the institute.
Credits of a required course not counted in satisfying the credit requirement of required courses can be counted as credits of an elective course.
學生於入學第一學年結束前，需修習 3 小時以上「學術研究倫理教育」課程，考試不及格者，須於申請學位考試前補修完成，否則不得申請學位考試。
Students are required to study for at least three hours on the Academic Research Ethics Education course by the end of their first academic year. Students failing the course examination are required to restudy the course and pass the examination before applying for their thesis defenses.
「引導研究」最多採計 2 次共 2 學分，「專題研究」最多採計 2 次共 4 學分，多修學分不列入畢業和選修學分，二門課無法同時修習，除特殊狀況經由指導教授及系主任同意得同時修習。
At most 2 credits of Directed Individual Study and 4 credits of Independent Study will be counted, respectively. Without the permissions from thesis advisor(s) and the department chair, students cannot register Directed Individual Study and Independent Study in the same semester simultaneously.
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Course Title (English)
*Prerequisite course or #Background course
Directed Individual Study
採計 2 次 2 學分，多修學分不列入畢業學分。
*引導研究 (*Directed Study)
採計 2 次 4 學分，多修學分不列入畢業學分。
以下科目 7 選 4，至少需修習 12.0 學分
(select 4 lectures from 7 lectures, at least 12.0 credits)