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Engineering Design (EDSGN)

EDSGN 401 Engineering Systems Design (3) Design requirements for complex systems; trade-offs between market opportunities and technology; translation of priorities and needs into an operational concept.
Effective: Spring 2012
Prerequisite: EDSGN 100, CMPEN 271, E MCH 213, MATH 251  

EDSGN 410 Robotics Design and Applications (4) Introduction to robotics, with emphasis on the design of robotics systems through multidisciplinary integration of electrical, mechanical, and software components.
Effective: Spring 2012
Prerequisite: CMPEN 472, CMPSC 201 orCMPSC 121, E E 310, E MCH 212  

EDSGN 452 Projects in Humanitarian Engineering (2) Multidisciplinary student teams engage in integrated design of real-world humanitarian ventures.
Effective: Spring 2014
Prerequisite: 5th semester standing   Concurrent: EDSGN 453

EDSGN 453 Design for Developing Communities (1) A seminar series related to the context and integrated design of Humanitarian Engineering and Social Entrepreneurship ventures in developing communities.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: 5th semester standing  

EDSGN 454 Humanitarian Engineering and Social Entrepreneurship Field Experience (0.5) A hands-on integrated learning research and entrepreneurial engagement experience for students working on various humanitarian projects.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: EDSGN 453  

EDSGN 460W Multidisciplinary Capstone Design Project (3 per semester/maximum of 6) Course provides multidisciplinary industry-sponsored and service-based senior design projects in conjunction with the Learning Factory.
Effective: Fall 2014
Prerequisite: BIO E CH E CMPEN E E I E or M E;BME 440 orE E 300W orI E 302, I E 305, I E 323, I E 327, I E 330, I E 405 orM E 340  

EDSGN 479 (I E 479) Human Centered Product Design and Innovation (3) Consumer product design for a global market, incorporating human factors principles and user desires in a multicultural perspective.
Effective: Summer 2010
Prerequisite: I E 408 orI E 419 or equivalent  

EDSGN 494 Research Project (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Summer 2004
 

EDSGN 494H Research Project (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Fall 2007
 

EDSGN 495 Internship (1-18) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction including field experiences, pracrica, or internships. Written and oral critique of activity required.
Effective: Summer 2004
 

EDSGN 496 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, that are supervised on an individual basis and that fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Summer 2004
 

EDSGN 497 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Summer 2004
 

EDSGN 498 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Summer 2008
 

EDSGN 499 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2005
 

EDSGN 507 (SYSEN 507) Systems Thinking (3) The theory and practice of systems thinking. General systems theory; system dynamics, emergent properties, strcuture, feedback and leverage.
Effective: Spring 2015
 

EDSGN 547 (M E 547) Designing for Human Variablility (3) Statistics, optimization, and robust design methodologies to design products and environments that are robust to variability in users.
Effective: Summer 2009
 

EDSGN 548 (I E 548) Interaction Design (3) Strategies in user-centered design, ergonomic product analysis, statistical data analysis, low and high fidelity prototyping, and innovative design techniques.
Effective: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: EDSGN 547 orI E 479 orIST 501 or equivalent  

EDSGN 549 (I E 549) Design Decision Making (3) Complexity of design-making; state-of-the-art methods and tools.
Effective: Summer 2011
 

EDSGN 558 Systems Design (3) Systems engineering, principles, practices, and applications of systems engineering in analysis, design, development, integration, verification and validation of complex systems.
Effective: Summer 2014
 

EDSGN 561 (CSE 561, I E 561, IST 561) Data Mining Driven Design (3) The study and application of data mining/machine learning (DM/ML) techniques in multidisciplinary design.
Effective: Summer 2014
 

EDSGN 581 Engineering Design Studio I (3) Cross-disciplinary teams learn in a studio environment to consider broad aspects and context of engineering design activities.
Effective: Summer 2014
 

EDSGN 582 Engineering Design Studio II (3) Cross-disciplinary teams in an engineering design studio environment with project emphasis on technical and analytical depth.
Effective: Summer 2014
Prerequisite: EDSGN 581  

EDSGN 585 Engineering Design Portfolio (1) Preparation of a portfolio summarizing the student's experience with engineering design research and practice.
Effective: Summer 2014
Prerequisite: EDSGN 582  

EDSGN 590 Colloquium (1-3) Continuing seminars that consist of a series of individual lectures by faculty, students, or outside speakers.
Effective: Summer 2004
 

EDSGN 594 Research Topics (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Summer 2004
 

EDSGN 595 Internship (1-9) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction, including field experiences, practicums, or internships. Written and oral critique of activity required.
Effective: Summer 2004
 

EDSGN 596 Individual Studies (1-9) Creative projects, including nonthesis research, that are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Summer 2004
 

EDSGN 597 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject which may be offered infrequently; several different topics may be taught in one year or semester.
Effective: Summer 2004
 

EDSGN 598 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject which may be offered infrequently; several different topics may be taught in one year or semester.
Effective: Summer 2004
 

EDSGN 599 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-2 per semester/maximum of 4) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2005
 

EDSGN 600 Thesis Research (1-15) No description
Effective: Spring 2015
 

EDSGN 601 Ph.D. Dissertation Full-Time (0) No description.
Effective: Fall 2015
 

EDSGN 603 Foreign Academic Experience (1-12) Foreign study and/or research constituting progress toward the degree at a foreign university.
Effective: Fall 2015
 

EDSGN 610 Thesis Research Off Campus (1-15 per semester/maximum of 15) No description.
Effective: Fall 2015
 

EDSGN 611 Ph.D. Dissertation Part-Time (0) No description.
Effective: Fall 2015
 

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