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Engineering (ENGR)

Engineering Courses

ENGR 101  Introduction to Engineering  3 Credits (3,0)

This course is an introduction to the interdisciplinary aspects of the engineering of aerospace systems. It is a project-based course, demonstrating how the engineering profession is a multi-disciplinary field. Students are involved in an array of conceptual exercises, simple design activities, and projects dealing with engineering in aerospace-related areas.
Prerequisites: MATH 142 or MATH 143 or qualifying score on the mathematics skills assessment.

ENGR 115  Introduction to Computing for Engineers  3 Credits (3,0)

This is an introductory course in programming and computing for scientists and engineers. The course introduces students to the following aspects of software engineering: specification, requirements, design, code, and test. This course uses a problem-solving approach for developing algorithms. The following topics will be included: data types and related operations, looping, decision, input/output, functions, arrays, files, and plotting.

ENGR 120  Graphical Communications  3 Credits (3,0)

Students will use free-hand pencil sketching and CAD as tools for graphical communication of engineering designs. Standard form for design graphics and view layout, orthographic projection, section and auxiliary views, dimensioning, tolerancing, introduction to shop processes.