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      - BAS Track
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Chronological Listing
of Catalog Changes

   Through 08/02
   09/02 to 11/03
   12/03 to 01/04
   02/04 to 04/04

 

Engineering Course Descriptions

Explanation of Course Description Items

EGR 102
Introduction to Engineering
4 credits
Offered upon request
Prerequisite: MAT 154 or higher with a grade of "C" or higher
Engineering design, effective team participation and career preparation.  Students are expected to participate in hands-on design projects, develop education/career plans and initiate development of the personal and management skills necessary for life long learning.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

EGR 120
Engineering Drafting
2 credits
Offered every fall and spring semester

Course is designed for students with little or no drafting background. Course content includes careers in drafting/engineering, use of drafting equipment, drafting techniques, lettering, geometric construction, multi-view and isometric drawings, sectional and auxiliary views, and basic dimensioning.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

EGR 124
Engineering Graphics
3 credits

Offered every fall semester
Prerequisite: DRF 261 or concurrent enrollment in DRF 261

The study of lines, planes, successive auxiliary views, intersection of planes, angles between planes, developments, parallelism, perpendicularity, and the relationships between various geometric elements.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

EGR 210
Computer Programming
3 credits
GE category: AAS degree only

Offered upon request
Prerequisite: CMP 101 or CMP 103

An introductory course in FORTRAN programming intended for students in pre-engineering. Students use FORTRAN to solve scientific/engineering problems where a logical approach to problem solving is emphasized. Identical to CMP 210.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

EGR 214
Engineering Mechanics I - Statics
3 credits
Offered upon request
Prerequisite: MAT 220 and PHY 211 with a grade of "C" or higher, or concurrent enrollment in MAT 220 and PHY 211

Students will learn to construct and solve mathematical models which describe the effect of force and motion on a variety of structures and machines that are of concern to Engineers.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

EGR 215
Engineering Mechanics II - Dynamics
3 credits
Offered upon request
Prerequisite: EGR 214, EGR 102, MAT 220 and PHY 211, or concurrent enrollment in MAT 220 and PHY 211

Motions of particles and rigid bodies under external forces; influence of vibration on mechanical systems.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

EGR 233
Mechanics of Materials
3 credits
Offered upon request
Prerequisite: MAT 181 or higher and EGR 214 or higher with a grade of "C" or higher

Students will learn the fundamental concepts of stresses and strains, deformations and displacements, elasticity and inelasticity, strain energy and load carrying capactiy. Students will also analyze and design structural members subjected to tension, compression, torsion and bending.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

EGR 250
Plane Surveying
3 credits

Offered every spring semester
Prerequisite: MAT 181 or TEC 102
Principles and practices of general surveying, chaining, leveling, stadia, and extensive field work using leveling and EDM (Electronic Distance Measurement).

EGR 255
Thermodynamics
3 credits

Offered every spring semester
Prerequisite: Prior or concurrent enrollment in MAT 220 required
Thermodynamics is a basic science that deals with energy and energy changes. This course covers the basic principles of Thermodynamics and presents real-world applications and problems so that students can gain an understanding of physical and chemical changes that are influenced by the energy of systems.
Course Outline in Adobe Acrobat Format

EGR 297
Workshop
1 to 6 credits
Offered upon request
Activity/Personal Enrichment

A course designed to meet a variety of needs for students in Engineering.

EGR 298
Workshop
1 to 3 credits

Offered upon request
Activity/Personal Enrichment

A course designed to meet a variety of needs for students in Engineering.

EGR 299
Independent Study
1 to 3 credits

Offered upon request
Activity/Personal Enrichment

Design and execution of original projects under faculty supervision.