Course Desciptions

ENGR 090 EXPLORING GADGETS, ENGINEERING, AND TECHNOLOGY
Units: 3.00
36.00 hours lecture, 54.00 hours lab Introduces applied physics and engineering concepts, emphasizing technologies and phenomena used in the industrial laboratory setting.
 
ENGR 096 DISCOVER ENGINEERING
Units: 2.00
18.00 hours lecture, 54.00 hours lab
Explores the various engineering disciplines through the examination of engineering problems and their solutions. Includes essential techniques for success in subsequent engineering courses and become oriented to relevant computer based technologies.
 
ENGR 101 INTRODUCTION TO SCIENCE, ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY
Units: 2.00
UC:CSU 18.00 hours lecture, 54.00 hours lab
Prerequisite: MATH-102
An introduction to engineering and engineering technology. Topics include history, careers, ethics and responsibilities, and engineering calculations and problem solving  examples from mechanics, dynamics and fluids. Various engineering systems are modeled and the design process is examined. Develops written and oral communication skills. Guest speakers from various engineering fields are invited to speak.
 
ENGR 110 INTRODUCTION TO AUTOCAD
Units: 3.00
UC:CSU 36.00 hours lecture, 54.00 hours lab
Introduces two-dimensional computer-aided drafting using AutoCAD software, including tolerance and dimensioning, symbols, orthographic projection, section and auxiliary views, geometric construction, composition of working drawings.
 
ENGR 114 SOLIDS MODELING FOR MECHANICAL DRAFTING
Units: 3.00
CSU 36.00 hours lecture, 54.00 hours lab 
Focuses on design and development of mechanical parts with solids modeling program Solidworks. Emphasizes surface modeling and 'top-down' design.
 
ENGR 151 MATERIALS OF ENGINEERING
Units: 3.00
UC:CSU 54.00 hours lecture
Prerequisite: CHEM-201.
Covers properties of materials as they relate to atomic and crystal structure. Topics include atomic structure and bonding; crystalline structures; phases and phase diagrams; metals; polymers; electrical and magnetic properties; optical properties; and corrosion and process methods.
 
ENGR 151L MATERIALS OF ENGINEERING
LAB
Units: 1.00
UC:CSU 54.00 hours lab
Co-requisite: ENGR-151.
Presents crystalline structures, mechanical properties of metals, the electrical properties of semiconducting materials, and polymers in a laboratory setting. Investigates experiments involving cold-working, heat-treatment, material hardness, ductile-to-brittle fracture behavior, fatigue, equilibrium phase diagrams, steel microstructure, corrosion, and process methods.
 
ENGR 152 STATICS
Units: 3.00
UC:CSU 54.00 hours lecture
Prerequisite: MATH-211 and PHYSIC-220
Applies the principles of mechanics to rigid bodies in two and three-dimensional equilibrium. Focuses on graphical solutions using force vectors and equivalent force systems to solve problems pertaining to friction, centroids, center of gravity, and moments of inertia for areas.
 
ENGR 153 ELECTRICAL CIRCUITS I
Units: 4.00
UC:CSU 54.00 hours lecture, 54.00 hours lab
Prerequisite: MATH-212 and PHYSIC-221
Presents electric circuit analysis in both time and frequency domains, transient and steady state solutions. Topics include linear circuit analysis techniques, Kirchoff's laws, Network theorems, mesh and nodal analysis, OP amps and amplifiers, Thevenin/Norton equivalents, natural-forced-complete response of RLC circuits, AC circuits, phasors, three-phase power, frequency response, and resonance.
 
ENGR 154 ENGINEERING ECONOMY
Units: 3.00
CSU 54.00 hours lecture
Prerequisite: MATH-060
Introduces engineering economy problems with a focus on the selection of alternatives and replacement decisions, including interest compounding, depreciation, tax, capital costs and flows, and economic life.
 
ENGR 155 DYNAMICS
Units: 3.00
UC:CSU 54.00 hours lecture
Prerequisite: ENGR-152 and MATH-212
Introduces the principles of Newtonian Dynamics in one- , two-, and three-dimensional motions, including kinematics of a single particle, system of particles, rigid bodies, conservation laws, work, energy, impulse, impact and free and forced vibrations.
 
ENGR 161 STRENGTH OF MATERIALS
Units: 3.00
UC:CSU 54.00 hours lecture
Prerequisite: ENGR-152
Emphasizes stresses and strains under axial, shearing, and torsional forces; flexural stresses and deflections of simple beams; columns; and combined stresses.
 
ENGR 161L STRENGTH OF MATERIALS
LAB
Units: 1.00
UC:CSU 54.00 hours lab
Co-requisite: ENGR-161
Presents physical and engineering properties of materials resulting from tension, shear stresses, compression, bending, hardness, torsion, impact, and combined loading in a laboratory setting. Also investigates column buckling, moment of inertia, beam deflection, flexure, and design beyond the elastic limit.