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Undergraduate Degree Programs

These course descriptions are not being updated as of August 1, 2016. Current course descriptions are maintained in LionPATH.

Engineering Technology (ET)

ET 002 Engineering Technology Orientation (1) Introduction to computer methods for analyzing and solving engineering technology problems; microcomputer fundamentals, word processing, spreadsheet, and database software packages.
Effective: Summer 1995
 

ET 200 Graphic Communications (3) The study of graphic communications relating to the design and construction industry.
Effective: Fall 2007
Prerequisite: 2-credit drafting course  

ET 296 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 1997
 

ET 300 Mechanics I: Statics (3) Equilibrium of coplanar force systems; analysis of frames and trusses; shear and moment diagrams; friction; centroids and moment of inertia.
Effective: Spring 2010
Prerequisite: MATH 140;PHYS 150 orPHYS 211 orPHYS 250  

ET 321 Dynamics (3) Motion of a particle, relative motion; kinetics of translation; rotation and plane motion; conservation of energy and momentum.
Effective: Spring 2010
Prerequisite: ET 300, E MCH 211 orMCH T 111   Concurrent: statics integral calculus

ET 322 Strength of Materials (3) Axial, torsional, bending, and combined stress analysis; deformation and deflection analysis of cables, shafts, and beams; column design and analysis.
Effective: Spring 2010
Prerequisite: ET 300, E MCH 211 orMCH T 111  

ET 323 Strength of Materials Laboratory (1) Measurement of mechanical properties of materials, structural testing.
Effective: Spring 2010
Prerequisite: or concurrent:ET 322, E MCH 213 orMCH T 213  

ET 397 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: Fall 2007
 

ET 495 Internship (1-18) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction including field experiences, practica, or internships. Written or oral critique of activity required.
Effective: Fall 2007
Prerequisite: prior approval of proposed assignment by instructor  

ET 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: Fall 2007
 

ET 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: Fall 2007
 

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