Course Detail
Units:
3.0
Course Components:
Laboratory
Lecture
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Corequisites: 'C' or better in (MATH 1210 OR MATH 1215 OR MATH 1250 OR MATH 1310 OR MATH 1311) OR AP Calc AB score of 4+ OR AP Calc BC score of 3+
Description
Introduction to the exciting possibilities of design in the field of Mechanical Engineering, with a focus on the following topics: introduction to CAD modeling of fixed and moving systems, the engineering design process/engineering design methodology, and manufacturing and testing the mechanical aspects of a system. Students work in teams to design, fabricate, and test a mechanically-powered robot.