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Engineering

ENGR 1100 -- Introduction to Engineering,   2 credits Search Current Course Schedule
Common Course Outline
This course provides an introduction to the engineering profession. Information on the different disciplines of engineering will be presented. Professional and ethical aspects of engineering will be covered. An introduction to problem solving and the engineering design process with the utilization of various computer applications will be covered.


ENGR 1111 -- Engineering Graphics,   3 credits Search Current Course Schedule
Common Course Outline
Prerequisite: MATH 0210 with a grade of C or better

Topics include: pencil sketches, standards of engineering drawings, orthographic projection, auxiliary drawings by rotations, dimensioning, tolerances, assembly drawings, and computer-aided design using Pro/ENGINEER.


ENGR 1189 -- Topics:,   Search Current Course Schedule
Common Course Outline
This course has been developed as a potential permanent course. The course must follow all the same policies and procedures related to curriculum outlined by the college. It does not duplicate existing course offerings. Refer to course notes for specific course description.


ENGR 2218 -- Digital Logic,   4 credits Search Current Course Schedule
Common Course Outline
Prerequisite: MATH 1400 with a grade of C or better

Topics include logic gates, number systems, Boolean Algebra, Karnaugh Maps, combinational logic, flip-flops, counters, registers, and programmable logic using VHDL. Laboratory included.


ENGR 2219 -- Linear Circuits I,   4 credits Search Current Course Schedule
Common Course Outline
Prerequisite: MATH 1400 and PHYS 1327 with a grade of C or better

Topics include circuit elements, Kirchhoff's laws, equivalent resistances, mesh and nodal analysis, source transformations, Thevenin and Norton, equivalent circuits, RL, RC, and RLC circuits, and sinusoidal steady state analysis. Electronics topics include diodes, bipolar junction transistors, field effect transistors, and operational amplifiers. Laboratory included.


ENGR 2220 -- Linear Circuits II,   4 credits Search Current Course Schedule
Common Course Outline
Prerequisite: ENGR 2219 with a grade of C or better

A continuation of Linear Circuits: polyphase circuits, complex power, magnetically coupled circuits, two-port networks, Laplace transforms, Fourier analysis, and Fourier transforms, electronic filters, high-frequency response of diodes, transistors, and amplifiers. Laboratory included.


ENGR 2221 -- Digital Fundamentals,   2 credits Search Current Course Schedule
Common Course Outline
Prerequisites: MATH 1400 with a grade of C or better

Topics include logic gates, number systems, Boolean Algebra, Karnaugh Maps, combinational logic circuits, and programmable logic using VHDL. Laboratory included.


ENGR 2240 -- Thermodynamics,   3 credits Search Current Course Schedule
Common Course Outline
Prerequisites: CHEM 1061 and MATH 1400 with a grade of C or better or concurrent enrollment in MATH 1400

Topics include properties, equations of state, energy transfer, energy and mass conservation, entropy, reversible/irreversible systems, power systems, refrigeration and heat pump systems.


ENGR 2241 -- Statics,   3 credits Search Current Course Schedule
Common Course Outline
Prerequisite: PHYS 1327 with a grade of C or better

Topics include elementary vector algebra, force and moment vectors, free-body diagrams, application of the equations of static equilibrium to the analysis of simple engineering structures and machines, laws of friction, distributed loads, and properties of area.


ENGR 2242 -- Dynamics,   3 credits Search Current Course Schedule
Common Course Outline
Prerequisite: Physics 1327 with a grade of C or better

Topics include kinematics and kinetics of particles and planar rigid bodies, introduction to vector calculus, principle of work and energy, conservation of energy, impulse and momentum, and impact.


ENGR 2243 -- Mechanics of Materials,   3 credits Search Current Course Schedule
Common Course Outline
Prerequisite: ENGR 2241 with a grade of C or better

Topics include load deformation, stress, strain, stress-strain relationship, axially loaded members, torsion, bending, plane stress and Mohr's Circle, statically indeterminate structures and buckling.


ENGR 2299 -- Independent Study,   Search Current Course Schedule
Common Course Outline
Independent Study allows a student to earn credit while participating in a supervised learning experience in a community-based or work setting. Students must have successfully completed two courses in the discipline in which they want to undertake independent study. Forms are available in the Educational Services Office. All arrangements must be made prior to registration for the semester in which the project is scheduled and must be approved by the appropriate Dean of Educational Services. In addition, a project outline must be approved by the instructor who will supervise the student's work.


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