2018-2019 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    
    Dec 10, 2018  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue
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EG 101 - Introduction to Engineering

(3.00 cr.)

An introduction to engineering as a discipline and a profession. The processes of design, creative problem solving, and innovation to benefit society are studied using case studies, readings, discussions, teamwork, design contests, and student workbooks. Emphasis is given to the historical and societal contexts of engineering design and its impact on our society for computer, electrical, mechanical, and materials engineering. Skills necessary for success such as creativity, teamwork, and communication are developed. Introductions to the tools and requirements of the four engineering degree concentrations are provided. Open to majors and nonmajors. Engineering majors may substitute EG 495  and other courses as approved by the department chair. Fulfills the second natural science core requirement. (Fall/Spring)



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