Pre-Engineering (EGR)

EGR 1100     Introduction to Engineering     3 Credit Hours

English/ESL Placement: Placement into ENG 1060 or higher (or placement into ESL 2510 or higher for students taking the ESL sequence of courses).
Prerequisite: MAT 1150 or high school Trigonometry.

This is an introductory engineering course designed to familiarize students with various engineering disciplines. Emphasis is on realization of engineering problems and methods of finding solutions, manipulation and computation of data and results, and applied engineering concepts. BILLABLE CONTACT HOURS: 3


EGR 2100     Statics     3 Credit Hours

English/ESL Placement: Placement into ENG 1510.
Prerequisite: MAT 1730 and PHY 2400

This course will cover vector description of forces and moments; two- and three- dimensional equilibrium of particles and rigid bodies, using free-body diagrams; analysis of trusses, frames, and machines; Coulomb friction; centroids and moments of inertia. BILLABLE CONTACT HOURS: 3


EGR 2200     Mechanics of Materials     3 Credit Hours

English/ESL Placement: Placement into ENG 1510.
Prerequisite: EGR 2100 and MAT 1740

This course will cover elastic relationships between external forces acting on deformable bodies and the associated stresses and deformations; structural members subjected to axial load, torsion, and bending; deflection of beams; column buckling; combined stresses; repeated loads; stress and strain transformation, unsymmetrical bending. BILLABLE CONTACT HOURS: 3


EGR 2500     Dynamics     3 Credit Hours

English/ESL Placement: Placement into ENG 1510.
Prerequisite: EGR 2100 and MAT 2810

The course will cover basic concepts and principles of dynamics with application of Newton's Laws of Motion to engineering problems; kinematics and kinetics of particles and rigid and variable-mass bodies; equations of motion, impulse-momentum, impact and work-energy principles. BILLABLE CONTACT HOURS: 3


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