Engineering (EGR)

EGR 121 - Foundations of Engineering

Course Description

Effective: 2020-08-01

Introduces the engineering profession and its impact on society and the environment, including engineering problem solving, the engineering design process, and professional practices. Covers fundamental engineering calculations, descriptive statistics, basic spreadsheet and mathematical scripting language applications, professional ethics, teamwork, and communication
Lecture 2 hours. Total 2 hour per week.
2 credits

General Course Purpose

Prepare students for further study in any Engineering curriculum.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisites: ENG 111 eligible; MTH 162 or MTH 167, or equivalent; or departmental approval.

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EGR 122 - Engineering Design

Course Description

Effective: 2020-08-01

Applies engineering methods to a semester-long team design project with an emphasis on engineering software involving 2D and 3D computer aided design; data modeling and analysis; and iterative programming solutions. Covers design drawings and dimensioning; spreadsheet software usage; mathematical scripting language; and professional practices.
Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

Prepare students for further study in any Engineering curriculum

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisite: EGR 121 or departmental permission.

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EGR 124 - Introduction to Engineering and Engineering Methods

Course Description

Effective: 2019-08-01

Introduces the engineering profession, professionalism, and ethics. Covers problem presentation, engineering calculations, digital computer applications, word processing, worksheets, programming, and elementary numerical methods. Design project also includes using presentation software, database searching, and prototyping.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

Introductory engineering course for all Engineering AS majors.

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EGR 218 - Introduction to Modeling and Simulation

Course Description

Effective: 2011-05-01

Introduces basic concepts in modeling, simulation, and visualization. Includes applications in various phases of product creation and development; use of software and hardware interfaces to improve use and understanding of simulations; and current topics and future directions in modeling, simulation, and visualization. This course is intended for transfer.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

This course is intended for transfer.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisites: MTH 173, EGR 125 Co-requisites: MTH 173, EGR 125

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EGR 230 - Discrete Event Simulation

Course Description

Effective: 2011-05-01

Introduces fundamentals of modeling and simulating discrete-state, event-driven systems. Includes basic simulation concepts and terms, queuing theory models for discrete event systems, structure of discrete event simulations, problem formulation and specification, input data representation, output data analysis, verification and validation, and the design of simulation experiments.
Credit Hours:4 Lecture Hours:3 Lab Hours: 3 Total Contact Hours:6
4 credits

General Course Purpose

This course is intended for transfer.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

EGR 218 Introduction to Modeling and Simulation

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EGR 235 - Material and Energy Balances

Course Description

Effective: 2012-01-01

Covers fundamental chemical engineering topics including engineering problem solving, stoichiometric and composition relationships, material balances, energy balances, chemical operations and processes, reactive and non-reactive systems (batch, continuous, single-phase and multi-phase). Introduces thermodynamics and physical chemistry.
Lecture 3 hours, Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

This course provides a foundation to Chemical Engineering study by introducing the two imporlant laws of natural science: the conservation law of mass and the conservation law of energy (first law of thern-rodynamics). This course prepares the students to apply the mathematics and chemistry knowledge that they have learned previously to Chemical Engineering calculation with examples drawn from realistic industrial systems and operation processes. More importantly, this class focuses on realistic engineering design, analysis and problem solving skills aiming to well prepare the students for their future careers.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisites: MTH 273, CHM 111, EGR 120

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EGR 256 - Electrical Circuits Laboratory II

Course Description

Effective: 2016-05-01

Builds on laboratory skills introduced in EGR 255: operation of instruments and applications to circuit measurements. Applies laws and theories of circuits, through design, prototyping, and testing of electronic devices and circuits, including diodes and active components such as transistors.
Lab 3 hours, Total 3 hours per week.
1 credits

General Course Purpose

The course will focus on laboratory instruments, procedures, and circuit design, as related to the circuit theory taught in EGR 252.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisites EGR 251, EGR 255; Corequisite EGR 252

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EGR 263 - Signals and Systems Laboratory

Course Description

Effective: 2016-05-01

Applies analysis techniques for signals and systems using software modeling and circuit analysis, comparing measurements to time- and frequency-domain analytic results; Fourier and Laplace transforms; systems properties such as linearity, time invariance and stability; convolution, transfer functions and frequency response to determine system response.
Laboratory 3 hours, Total 3 hours
1 credits

General Course Purpose

Through software modeling and circuit analysis, this course illustrates and integrates the highly mathematical content introduced in Signals and Systems, EGR 261.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisites EGR 251, MTH 279; Corequisite EGR 261

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EGR 270 - Fundamentals of Computer Engineering

Course Description

Effective: 2015-05-01

Covers the design and organization of digital systems, including number systems, Boolean algebra, logic gates, Karnaugh maps, combinational and sequential logic circuits, timing diagrams, and synchronous and asynchronous controllers. Introduces hardware description language (HDL) and assembly language programming.
Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 5 hours per week.
4 credits

General Course Purpose

This course covers the design and organization of digital systems, including number systems, Boolean algebra, logic gates, Karnaugh maps, combinational and sequential logic circuits, timing diagrams, and synchronous and asynchronous controllers. It also introduces Engineering majors to hardware description language (HDL) and assembly language programming.

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