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GE1011  -  Introduction to Engineering
Units Hours
Theoretical Practical
1 0 0
Course Catalog Description
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Learning Outcome
Outcome Proficiency Assessment
   1 .  Understand the standard definition of engineering Understand the standard definition of engineering
   2 .  Develop the rewards and opportunities of an engineering career. Develop the rewards and opportunities of an engineering career.
   3 .  Use the engineering approach to problem-solving Use the engineering approach to problem-solving
   4 .  Use the engineering design process Use the engineering design process
   5 .  Identify the engineering disciplines and careers Identify the engineering disciplines and careers
   6 .  Understand the engineering job functions Understand the engineering job functions
   7 .  Identify the role of engineer in society Identify the role of engineer in society
   8 .  Understand the orientation to the engineering education system Understand the orientation to the engineering education system
   9 .  Understand the engineering as a profession Understand the engineering as a profession
   10 .  Identify the employment opportunities Identify the employment opportunities
Topics
Week Description - Reading  
1&2

What is engineering? 

3

The Engineering Process 

4

Case Study: Solar-powered Electric Vehicle 

5

Greatest Engineering Achievements of the 20th Century 

6&7

Rewards and Opportunities of an Engineering Career 

8&9

Engineering Disciplines 

10-11

Engineering Job Functions 

12&13

Employment Opportunities 

14

Important Fields for the Future 

15

Engineering as a Profession