ENGR - Engineering (ENGR)

ENGR 101 Energy: Resources, Utilization and Importance to Society

Credits 4. 3 Lecture Hours. 2 Lab Hours.

Introductory course about current and potential energy sources, the link between energy and wealth, and the consequences of action or inaction concerning energy and the environment.

ENGR 111 Foundations of Engineering I

Credits 2. 1 Lecture Hour. 3 Lab Hours.

Introduction to the engineering profession, ethics, and disciplines; development of skills in teamwork, problem solving and design; other topics included, depending on the major, are: emphasis on computer applications and programming, visualization and CAD tools, introduction to electrical circuits, semiconductor devices, digital logic, communications and their application in systems; Newton's laws, unit conversions, statistics, computers, Excel; basic graphics skills; visualization and orthographic drawings.
Corequisite: MATH 151; admission to the College of Engineering.

ENGR 112 Foundations of Engineering II

Credits 2. 1 Lecture Hour. 3 Lab Hours.

Continuation of ENGR 111. Topics include, depending on the major: emphasis on computer applications and programming and solids modeling using CAD tools or other software; fundamentals of engineering science; advanced graphic skills.
Prerequisite: ENGR 111, MATH 151.

ENGR 181 Engineering Honors Seminar I

Credit 1. 1 Lecture Hour.

Survey of interdisciplinary topics related to the professional practice of engineering; seminars with practicing professionals in industry and government. Must be taken on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis.
Prerequisites: Certificate in engineering honors membership; freshman or sophomore classification.

ENGR 270 Engineering Projects in Community Service

Credit 1. 1 Lecture Hour.

Project course using team approach to engage students in open-ended community service projects involving non-profit agencies; includes project management, understanding the complete design process, awareness of the customer in engineering design, and the ability to communicate effectively. May be taken six times for credit.
Prerequisites: ENGR 111 or approval of instructor; freshman or sophomore classification in an engineering major.

ENGR 281 Engineering Honors Seminar II

Credit 1. 1 Lecture Hour.

Introduction to research and development in both university and industry settings. Must be taken on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis.
Prerequisites: Certificate in engineering honors membership; ENGR 181.

ENGR 285 Directed Studies

Credits 0 to 4. 0 to 4 Other Hours.

Special problems in any area of engineering.
Prerequisites: Freshman or sophomore classification; approval of department head.

ENGR 289 Special Topics in...

Credits 0 to 4. 0 to 4 Lecture Hours. 0 to 4 Lab Hours.

Selected topics in an identified area of engineering. May be repeated for credit.
Prerequisite: Approval of instructor.

ENGR 291 Research

Credits 0 to 4. 0 to 4 Other Hours.

Research conducted under the direction of faculty member in the college of engineering. May be taken four times for credit.
Prerequisites: Freshman or sophomore classification and approval of instructor.

ENGR 301 College of Engineering Study Abroad

Credits 0 to 18. 0 to 18 Other Hours.

For students in approved programs abroad. May be repeated for credit.
Prerequisites: Admission to approved program; approval of study abroad coordinator.

ENGR 302

Credits 0.

ENGR 333 Project Management for Engineers

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Basic project management for engineering; project development and economic justification; estimating; scheduling; network methods; critical path analysis; earned value management; project organizational structures; project risk assessment; resource allocation; ethics; characteristics of project managers.
Prerequisite: Junior or senior classification in the College of Engineering or biological and agricultural engineering or approval of instructor.

ENGR 380 Seminar Series in Engineering Project Management

Credit 1. 1 Lecture Hour.

Presentations by practicing engineers and professionals addressing engineering project management process and practice; discussion forum to better understand the opportunities and challenges of engineering project management and the analytical tools and skills required to be successful. Must be taken on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis.
Prerequisites: ENGR 333 or approval of instructor; junior or senior classification in the College of Engineering or biological and agricultural engineering (BAEN).

ENGR 381 Engineering Honors Seminar III

Credit 1. 1 Lecture Hour.

Exploration of research and development opportunities; university and industry research; research commercialization. To be taken on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis.
Prerequisite: Certificate in engineering honors membership; ENGR 281.

ENGR 385 Problems for Co-Op Students

Credits 1 to 3. 1 to 3 Other Hours.

Special problems in engineering for cooperative education students. Problems related to student's work assignment culminating in a research paper. Three hours may be used as technical elective, and one additional hour may be used as free elective. A total of 4 hours may be used toward graduation.
Prerequisite: Approval of department head.

ENGR 401 Interdisciplinary Design

Credits 3. 2 Lecture Hours. 3 Lab Hours.

Instruction and practice in the following design process applied to an interdisciplinary design project: establish the customer need; determine requirements in terms of function (what) and performance (how well); develop alternative design concepts; perform trade-off studies among performance, cost and schedule; embodiment and detail design; iterate the above steps; major interdisciplinary design project.
Prerequisites: Senior classification and approval of instructor.

ENGR 402 Interdisciplinary Design II

Credits 3. 2 Lecture Hours. 3 Lab Hours.

Product detail and design development process including case studies; may include project management, marketing considerations, manufacturing detailed design specifications; failure modes, applications of codes and standards, selection of design margins; product (component) development guidelines; intellectual property, product liability and ethical responsibility.
Prerequisites: ENGR 401; junior or senior classification.

ENGR 410 Global Engineering Design

Credits 0 to 3. 0 to 3 Lecture Hours.

Intercultural models and their application to engineering design in diverse, multinational and multidisciplinary settings; engineering design project working in international teams of students, faculty and industry experts; applying engineering skills to the project; includes the study and application of intercultural models, global enterprise fundamentals and remote collaboration technologies; required for the International Engineering Certificate.
Prerequisite: Junior or senior classification or approval of instructor.

ENGR 430 Fundamentals of Subsea Engineering

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Orientation to subsea engineering fundamentals, including SURF (Subsea, Umbilicals/Controls, Risers, Flowlines) equipment and configurations; exposure to practical, industry focused problems; subsea equipment components; design considerations and design drivers; subsea production operations; integrity critical maintenance activities.
Prerequisite: Junior or senior classification; enrolled in the College of Engineering or approval of instructor.

ENGR 470 Engineering Projects in Community Service

Credits 1 to 2. 1 to 2 Other Hours.

Project course using team approach to engage students in open-ended community service projects involving non-profit agencies; includes project management, understanding the complete design process, awareness of the customer in engineering design, and the ability to communicate effectively. May be taken six times for credit.
Prerequisites: ENGR 111 or approval of instructor; junior or senior classification in an engineering major.

ENGR 482/PHIL 482 Ethics and Engineering

Credits 3. 2 Lecture Hours. 2 Lab Hours.

Development of techniques of moral analysis and their application to ethical problems encountered by engineers, such as professional employee rights and whistle blowing; environmental issues; ethical aspects of safety, risk and liability and conflicts of interest; emphasis on developing the capacity for independent ethical analysis of real and hypothetical cases.
Prerequisite: Junior classification.
Cross Listing: PHIL 482/ENGR 482.

ENGR 484 International Engineering Internship

Credits 0 to 6. 0 to 6 Lecture Hours.

International Engineering Internship.
Prerequisite: Junior or senior classification.

ENGR 485 Directed Studies

Credits 0 to 4. 0 to 4 Other Hours.

Directed individual study of problems in any area of engineering. May be taken 3 times for credit.
Prerequisites: Junior or senior classification; approval of the college.

ENGR 489 Special Topics in...

Credits 0 to 4. 0 to 4 Lecture Hours. 0 to 6 Lab Hours.

Selected topics in an identified field of engineering. May be repeated for credit.

ENGR 491 Research

Credits 0 to 4. 0 to 4 Other Hours.

Research conducted under the direction of faculty member in the College of Engineering. May be repeated 3 times for credit. Registration in multiple sections of this course is possible within a given semester provided that the per semester credit hour limit is not exceeded.
Prerequisites: Junior or senior classification and approval of instructor.