MECC192 -  Laboratory Assignments
Fall 2003


Laboratory Assignment Topic
Week 1
  • Lab introduction
  • Time management
  • Establish engineering computer accounts
  • Frosh survey
  • Word exercise
Week 2
  • Intoduction to Microsoft WORD
  • HW: read pages 10-53 (Sections 2.0 to 2.10 / Excel Fundamentals)in the lab book
Week 3
  • Excel Fundamentals
  • HW:  Read Chapter 3, pg 59 to 86 and Chapter 14, pg 110 to 122.
Week 4
  • Graphing Data" and "Importing and Exporting Data
  • HW:  Read Chapter 4, pg 87 to 105 and Chapter 15, pg 126 to 138
Week 5
  • Analyzing Data” and “Sorting and Retrieving Data”
  • HW:  Read Mathcad, pg 141- 192
Week 6
  • Intro to MathCad
  • HW: Read, pages 201-234
Week 7
  • MathCad
  • Graphing Functions
  • HW: Prepare for mid-term exam
Week 8
  • Mid-term Examination
Week 9
  • Symbolic and Numeric Calculus
  • HW: Read pages 242-260
Week 10
  • How to Solve Equations
  • HW: Read, pages 267-298
Week 11
  • MatLab
  • HW: Read pages 308-324 (sections 1.1 to 1.2)
Week 12
  • MatLab
  • HW: Read pages 324-326 (section 1.3)
  • Optional: Read pages 370-410 (chapter 2)
Week 13
  • Design Project Operational Review
Week 14
  • MatLab
  • HW: Read pages 327-337 (section 1.3 continued)
  • Optional: Read pages 422-465 (chapter 3)
Week 15
  • MatLab
  • HW: Read pages 337-362 (sections 1.4, 1.5, 1.6)
  • Optional: Read pages 472-519 (chapter 4)
Week 16
  • Final Exam Review