This course is designed for you to explore what it is like to be an engineer, and what it will take to become one. Our purpose is to enhance your success as a person, a student and a professional engineer.
- Teacher: Karl Ewald
Effective communication is a necessary skill for your success as a student and engineer. This class will build professional engineering skills in all forms of communication through the practice of writing, speaking, teamwork and the use of computer software.
This course is about using the design process to solve problems and create effective and efficient products, machines or systems that help humans live better. Expressing concepts, working models and detailed designs graphically is and essential part of the design process. Engineers need to use sketching and computer models to convey deigns graphically. Our current challenge is to create designs that are sustainable and environmentally sound.