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Prerequisites: Intermediate Major status in (Mechanical Engineering OR Engineering). Corequisites: "C-" or better in (MATH 1210 OR MATH 1250 OR MATH 1310 OR MATH 1311) OR AP Calc AB score of 4 or better OR AP Calc BC score of 3 or better.
Introduction to design in the field of mechanical engineering with focus on the following topics: computer aided design modeling, engineering design methodology, the creative design process, prototyping using custom 3D printed parts, and engineering analysis of simple mechanical systems. The semester culminates with a final design project where students work in teams to design, fabricate, test, and analyze a mechanical system.