General Engineering Course Descriptions

GE101 Engineering Orientation
Introduces the engineering profession and engineering problem-solving. Prerequisite: Placement into MTH112 or higher; or MTH111, MTH112, or MTH251 or higher; or consent of instructor. (All prerequisite courses must be completed with a grade of C or better.) F
3 Credits

GE102 Engineering Computations
Acquaints engineering students with the use and operation of the micro computer, using a computer algebra system. Covers the code and programs that will be developed and used in the solution of typical engineering problems. Emphasizes structured programming techniques. Prerequisite: Placement into MTH112 or higher; or MTH111, MTH112, or MTH251 or higher; or consent of instructor. (Prerequisite must be completed with a grade of C or better.) W
3 Credits

GE103 Engineering Computations
Develops a systematic approach to engineering problem solving using computers. Includes applications in computer analysis, graphing and database operations using spreadsheet software. Prerequisite: GE101 with a grade of C or better; or consent of instructor. Sp
3 Credits

XGE0001A PLTW Aerospace Engnr (-16)
Explores the evolution of flight, flight fundamentals, navigation and control, aerospace materials, propulsion, space travel, orbital mechanics, ergonomics, remotely operated systems and related careers. Presents alternative applications for aerospace engineering concepts. Utilizes the activity-project-problem-based (APPB) teaching and learning pedagogy to analyze, design, and build aerospace systems. Applies engineering concepts to the design process. Applies knowledge gained in a final multimedia project to envision future careers. Prerequisite: MTH070 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent. Offered as needed
0 Non-Credit

XGE0500A PLTW Aerospace Engnr
Explores the evolution of flight, flight fundamentals, navigation and control, aerospace materials, propulsion, space travel, orbital mechanics, ergonomics, remotely operated systems and related careers. Presents alternative applications for aerospace engineering concepts. Utilizes the activity-project-problem-based (APPB) teaching and learning pedagogy to analyze, design, and build aerospace systems. Applies engineering concepts to the design process. Applies knowledge gained in a final multimedia project to envision future careers. Prerequisite: MTH070 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent. Offered as needed
0 Non-Credit