MECC192 Class Syllabus (Fall 2003) 

Week
Lecture Topics
1 - Aug 25
  • Course introduction and college life
2 - Sept 1
  • Mechanical engineering and the engineering profession
3 - Sept 8
  • Morgan Library and  use of informational resources
4 - Sept 15
  • Engineering Design Process
5 - Sept 22
  • Abstraction, symbols, graphics, and representations
6 - Sept 29
  • Geometrical representation (2D and 3D) and computer aided representations
7 - Oct 6
8 - Oct 13
  • Mid-term Exam
9 - Oct 20
  • Engineering design: analysis and synthesis
10 - Oct 27
  • Traditions
  • Curriculum and group advising for Spring 2004
11-Nov 3
  • Design under contraint
  • Engineering design: analysis and synthesis
Field Trip Day on Friday, November 7.  Sign up in the ME Department
 12 - Nov 10
  • Engineering design in practice
13 - Nov 17
  • Design Project Operational Review
 14 - Nov 24
Thanksgiving Break (no classes)
15 - Dec 1
  • Project presentations
16 - Dec 8
  • Project presentations
Project final reports due
Dec 18
FINAL EXAM (Thursday, Dec. 18, 3:40 pm -5:40 pm)