EMC 001 - Macro and micro view of engineering

Course Syllabus

Learning Objectives


A course designed to be exciting and stimulate a studentís further interest in the engineering minor. Hands-on experience with engineering problem solving, modeling, simulation, and analysis tools. Macro view of what engineering is and what engineers do. Interaction with practicing engineers; visits to local engineering facilities. The course has seven modules.

  1. How Engineers Are Made.
  2. The Engineering Method.
  3. Modular Thinking.
  4. Systems and Constraints.
  5. Case Studies: Engineering in the Real World.
  6. Information.
  7. Innovation.

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