Feb 17, 2020  
2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Archived Catalog

Courses


 

Education

  
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    EDUC 4800 - Teaching Media


    (3) Credit Hours

    The selection, use, and evaluation of technological innovations in audiovisual media, emphasis on laboratory experiences in communication media.
  
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    EDUC 4810 - Educational Tests and Measurements


    (3) Credit Hours

    Measurement of human abilities and instructional outcomes, survey of elementary statistical concepts, construction of valid and reliable tests and evaluative instruments. On demand.
  
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    EDUC 4820 - Teaching Social Science Through Science Fiction


    (3) Credit Hours

    Explores uses of science fiction in teaching social issues and the future. Emphasis on creativity and integration with traditional content. On demand.
  
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    EDUC 4830r - Teaching Experience


    (3) Credit Hours

    For the temporarily certified employed teacher. Provides close supervision in planning, implementation, and evaluation. Tailored to fit specific school setting. On demand. Prerequisites: Approval of College of Education and Applied Professional Studies dean.


  
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    EDUC 4850 - Orientation to Schools for Counselors


    (3) Credit Hours

    For school counselor candidates without teaching experience. The orientation experience will be structured to provide observation, participation in, and analysis of classroom instruction; will also provide the candidate with teaching experiences and feedback regarding those experiences.


  
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    EDUC 4900r - Workshop and Seminar


    (2-4) Credit Hours

    Special problems and discussion of current topics in education. On demand. Prerequisite: senior or graduate standing.
  
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    EDUC 4995r - Departmental Thesis


    (1-3) Credit Hours

    Every semester. Requires University Honors approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Student must submit an Individual Studies/Research Contract to the Records Office at the time of registration.
  
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    EDUC 4997r - Research


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    Every semester. Prerequisite: department head approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Student must submit an Individual Studies/Research Contract to the Records Office at the time of registration.
  
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    EDUC 4998r - Individual Studies


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    Every semester. Prerequisite: department head approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Student must submit an Individual Studies/Research Contract to the Records Office at the time of registration.
  
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    EDUC 4999r - Group Studies


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    On demand. Prerequisite: department head approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements.

Electrical Engineering

  
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    ENEE 1999r - Special Projects


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    Individual or group projects. On demand. Prerequisite: department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 2720 - Electrical Circuits II


    (3) Credit Hours

    LaPlace transforms. Transient response of dynamic circuits. Transformers. AC circuit analysis, AC power, three-phase circuits, power factor. Digital computer analysis of electrical circuits. Spring semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 2700, ENGR 2700L with minimum grades of C, MATH 2450, PHYS 2310/PHYS 2310L or department head approval. Corequisite: ENEE 2720L. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 2720L - Electrical Circuits II Laboratory


    (1) Credit Hours

    Measurement and analysis of transformers, AC circuits, power, three-phase systems, and power factor. Transient response. Spring semester. Laboratory 3 hours. Corequisite: ENEE 2720. Laboratory/Studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 2740 - Digital Electronics


    (3) Credit Hours

    Digital electronics for the Electrical Engineering student. Semiconductors, digital logic, logic design, digital devices. Analysis of digital circuits employing digital devices. Spring semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 2700 and ENGR 2700L with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Corequisite: ENEE 2740L. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 2740L - Digital Electronics Laboratory


    (1) Credit Hours

    Fundamental digital behavior of semiconductor devices and amplifiers for the Electrical Engineering student. Realization of digital devices with standard integrated circuit logic families. Laboratory experiences and design projects. Spring semester. Laboratory 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGL 1020, ENGR 2700 and ENGR 2700L with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Corequisite: ENEE 2740. Laboratory/Studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 3250 - Signals and Systems


    (3) Credit Hours

    Time, sequence and frequency domain analysis of linear continuous-time and discrete-time systems. Direct solution methods for differential and difference equations, impulse response, convolution. Laplace, Fourier and Z transform methods. State variables for discrete and continuous systems. Fall semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENEE 2720, ENEE 2720L with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 3720 - Analog Electronics


    (3) Credit Hours

    Analog electronics for the Electrical Engineering student. Semiconductors, transistor amplifiers, operational amplifiers. Analysis of circuits employing semiconductor devices and amplifiers. Fall semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENEE 2720, ENEE 2720L with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Corequisite: ENEE 3720L. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 3720L - Analog Electronics Laboratory


    (1) Credit Hours

    Fundamental analog behavior of semiconductor devices and amplifiers for the electrical engineering student. Laboratory experiences and design projects. Fall semester. Laboratory 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENEE 2720, ENEE 2720L with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Corequisite: ENEE 3720. Laboratory/Studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 3730 - Automatic Control Systems Analysis and Design


    (3) Credit Hours

    Analysis and synthesis of feedback control systems for continuous and discrete time systems. Performance criteria. Routh-Hurwitz, root locus, Nyquist, Bode, and state space methods for stability determination. Analytic and computer-aided techniques for design of systems to meet performance standards. Spring semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisite: ENEE 3250 with a minimum grade of C or department head approval. Electrical Engineering majors must take ENEE 3730L as a corequisite to this course. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 3730L - Linear Controls and Drives Laboratory


    (1) Credit Hours

    Introduction to components in an electrical drive system, building real-time control system using Matlab/Simulink interface, PI and dual loop algorithm as applied to servomotor position control, state variable feedback control application, and experiments tailored towards electric drives systems such as open-loop speed control and characterization of dc-motor; dc motor speed control under load and control of induction and permanent magnet ac motors. Spring semester. Laboratory 3 hours. Corequisites: ENEE 3730 and ENEE 3800. Laboratory/studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 3750 - Electromagnetic Fields and Waves


    (3) Credit Hours

    Elementary fields and waves, static electric and magnetic fields; potential and vector fields; Gauss’s Law; Ampere’s Law; line integrals; vector calculus methods; Biot-Savart law; time varying electric and magnetic fields; Maxwell’s equations. Fall semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 2700 and ENGR 2700L with minimum grades of C, MATH 2550, or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 3770 - Advanced Electronics


    (3) Credit Hours

    Study of advanced concepts in electronics. Design of practical and ideal operational amplifier circuits for given transfer functions. Design of active filters. Design of non-linear and pulse shaping circuits. Basic concepts of programmable controllers. Spring semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENEE 2720, ENEE 2720L with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Corequisite: ENEE 3770L. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 3770L - Advanced Electronics Laboratory


    (1) Credit Hours

    A series of projects in advanced electronics culminating in a major design project, all totally designed by the student. Spring semester. Laboratory 3 hours. Prerequisite: ENEE 2740L with minimum grade of C or department head approval. Corequisite: ENEE 3770. Laboratory/Studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 3800 - Electrical Machinery


    (3) Credit Hours

    Magnetic circuits and transformers. Rotating electrical machinery; DC machines, synchronous machines, induction motors. Spring semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENEE 2720/ENEE 2720L, ENEE 3750, with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Corequisite: ENEE 3800L. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 3800L - Electrical Machinery Laboratory


    (1) Credit Hours

    Experimental study of transformer and machine behavior. Design project included. Spring semester. Laboratory 3 hours. Corequisite: ENEE 3800. Laboratory/Studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4500 - Electrical Engineering Design Project


    (3) Credit Hours

    Capstone electrical engineering design experience; design of an electrical component or system. Consideration of engineering standards and realistic constraints that include most of the following considerations: economic, environmental, sustainability, constructability, ethical, health and safety, social, and political. Oral presentations and written design report required. Spring semester. Lecture 2 hours, design laboratory 2 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 3850(must have been taken in the immediately preceding semester or department head approval), ENEE 3800 with a minimum grade of C. Pre or corequisite: ENEE 4800. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4600 - Power Electronics


    (3) Credit Hours

    Introduces power semiconductor devices and power electronic converters, including single-phase and three-phase ac/dc rectifiers, ac voltage controllers, ac/dc converters and dc/ac inverters. Prerequisites: ENEE 3720 and ENEE 3720L with minimum grades of C. Corequisite: ENEE 4600L. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4600L - Power Electronics Laboratory


    (1) Credit Hours

    Performance of experiments in the following areas: Buck Converter, Switching Characteristic of MOSFET and Diode, Boost Converter, Buck-Boost Converter, Voltage-Mode Control, Peak Current Mode Control, Flyback Converter, and Forward Converter. Corequisite: ENEE 4600. Laboratory/studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4610 - Power Electronics and Motor Drives


    (3) Credit Hours

    Power semiconductors, converters, controlled rectifiers systems, choppers, and inverters, commutator motor drives, induction motor drives, synchronous generators, motors, and drives. Senior elective, offered on demand. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENEE 3730, ENEE 3800, ENEE 3800L with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4620 - Protective Relaying


    (3) Credit Hours

    Protection fundamentals. Generator protection, transformer, reactor and shunt capacitor protection bus, motor, line protection and pilot protection. Senior elective, offered on demand. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisite: ENEE 4720 or equivalent with minimum grade of C or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4640 - Control of Robotic Systems


    (3) Credit Hours

    Information, decision and control problems associated with robotics. Analysis, modeling, and control of automated robotic systems. Sensors and robot vision. Non-linearity issues. Senior elective, offered on demand. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisite: ENEE 3730 with minimum grade of C or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4660 - Data Communications Systems


    (3) Credit Hours

    The study and design of digital communication systems. Synchronization of digital systems. Multiple access techniques and protocols for networks and satellite systems. Interference rejection, source encoding, error correction, data security. Senior elective, offered on demand. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisite: ENEE 4750 with minimum grade of C or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4680 - Advanced Electronic Instrumentation Systems


    (3) Credit Hours

    Physical operation and design of modern discrete and integrated electronic structures and their application in signal processing. Response time, resolution, sensitivity, and noise considerations in instrumentation systems. Senior elective, offered on demand. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENEE 3770, ENEE 3770L, ENEE 4770 with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4700 - Microprocessors Applications


    (3) Credit Hours

    Practical microprocessor principles, programming, and interfacing. Design of programs for basic data acquisition and control using the microprocessor as a system component. Review of number systems and digital logic. Fall semester. Lecture 2 hours, projects 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 2250 or CPSC 1110, ENEE 2740 or CPEN 3700, ENEE 3720, ENEE 3720L with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Laboratory/studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4720 - Power System Analysis and Design


    (3) Credit Hours

    Power Systems component modeling, transmission lines, machines, transformers. Load flow analysis, symmetrical components, symmetrical and unsymmetrical fault analysis. Fall semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisite: ENEE 3800 with minimum grade of C or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4730 - Communication Systems


    (4) Credit Hours

    Definitions and basic concepts of analog and digital modulation techniques. Fourier series and transform techniques used to study transmission of signals through linear filters, time-bandwidth relationships. Amplitude, frequency, and pulse modulation techniques described and analyzed. Periodic sampling and the Nyquist sampling criterion. Fall semester. Lecture 4 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 2220 and ENEE 3730 with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Laboratory/Studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4740 - Optical Fiber Communication


    (3) Credit Hours

    Optical fiber as a transmission medium using ray theory and wave theory approaches. Characteristics and practical aspects of optical fiber communications Measurements undertaken in the laboratory and field. Light sources and detectors with particular emphasis on System design, application, and performance. Basic principles used for optical sensors. Electro-optic devices. On demand. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: PHYS 2320, MATH 2450, MATH 2550 or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4750 - Analog and Digital Communications


    (3) Credit Hours

    Definitions and basic concepts of analog and digital modulation techniques. Ethical considerations; global and societal effects of communications technology. Transmission of signals through linear filters, time-bandwidth relationships. Amplitude, frequency, and pulse modulation techniques described and analyzed. Periodic sampling and the Nyquist sampling criterion. Applications of probability to error rates and noise probabilities. Spring semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 2220 and ENEE 3250 with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4780 - Sampled Data and Nonlinear Control Systems


    (3) Credit Hours

    Analysis and design of automatic control systems operating on discontinuous data and depending on either incremental or sampled continuous processes. Consideration of nonlinear systems analysis and design. Fall semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisite: ENEE 3730 with minimum grade of C or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4800 - Electronic Instrumentation


    (3) Credit Hours

    Basic principles of operation of commonly used sensors. Signal conditioning and grounding considerations. Introduction to programming of virtual instruments using software such as Lab VIEW. Specification and design of systems to acquire, condition, display, and control using data from multiple sensors and programmable controllers. Fall semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 2250, ENEE 3770 and ENEE 3770L or ENEE 4600 and ENEE 4600L with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Laboratory/studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4995r - Departmental Thesis


    (1-3) Credit Hours

    Every semester. Requires University Honors approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Student must submit an Individual Studies/Research Contract to the Records Office at the time of registration. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4997r - Research


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    Every semester. Prerequisite: department head approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Student must submit an Individual Studies/Research Contract to the Records Office at the time of registration. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4998r - Individual Studies


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    Every semester. Prerequisite: department head approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Student must submit an Individual Studies/Research Contract to the Records Office at the time of registration. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENEE 4999r - Group Studies


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    On demand. Prerequisite: department head approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Supplementary course fee assessed.

Engineering

  
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    ENGR 1010 - Introduction to Engineering


    (3) Credit Hours

    An introductory class designed to meet the needs of entering freshmen, especially those whose math placement prevents them from taking the usual first semester engineering classes. Topics include basic math, use of EXCEL and MSWord, simple machines, and some very basic concepts relating to statics, digital logic, electricity, construction, and other engineering topics of interest to the students. On demand. Supplementary course fee assessed.

     

  
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    ENGR 1011 - Introduction to Two- and Three-Dimensional Modeling


    (1) Credit Hours

    Introduction to computer aided design (CAD) using two and three dimensional modeling software for both technical and non-technical individuals. Emphasis on sketching, dimensioning, geometric relations, assembly modeling, drawing construction and solid prototype production. Two and three dimensional thinking and the importance of modeling and visualization to various engineering disciplines discussed. Fall and spring semesters. Laboratory 3 hours. Laboratory/studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.

     

  
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    ENGR 1030 - Basic Engineering Science


    (3) Credit Hours

    Introduction to basic concepts of engineering. Physical quantities, units, dimensions, vectors; formulation of engineering problems. Calculus-based analysis of fundamental dynamics; motion along a straight line and in a plane. Newton’s 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Laws of Motion plus applications. Work and energy. Impulse and momentum. Rotational motion. Fall and spring semesters. Lecture 3 hours. Corequisites: ENGR 1030L. Pre- or Corequisites: MATH 1910 and MATH 1911 or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 1030L - Freshman Engineering Laboratory


    (1) Credit Hours

    Laboratory experiments to support and enhance the topics listed from Engineering 1030. Introduction to professional aspects of engineering, including ethics and observation of engineering practice. Written and oral presentations included. Fall and spring semesters. Laboratory 3 hours. Corequisite: ENGR 1030. Laboratory/Studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 1040 - Vector Statics


    (3) Credit Hours

    Vector statics operations and applications; particle equilibrium, force system resultants, equilibrium of a rigid body. Structural analysis; trusses, solution techniques. Center of gravity and centroid. Internal forces. Friction. Moments of inertia. Elasticity. Fall and spring semesters. Lecture 3 hours. Pre- or Corequisites: MATH 1920 or department head approval. Prerequisite: ENGR 1030 with a minimum grade of C or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 1850 - Introduction to Engineering Design


    (2) Credit Hours

    Introduction to the design process in engineering including: historical perspective, problem definition, idea generation, project planning and management, and simple decision-making. Design exercises culminate in a group designed prototype. Three and two dimensional thinking and the importance of modeling and visualization to the engineering design process discussed. Use of 3D and 2D modeling and prototyping. Written and oral reports included. Fall and spring semesters. Lecture 1 hour, laboratory 2 hours. Pre- or Corequisite: ENGR 1011 and MATH 1720 or department head approval. Laboratory/studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 1999r - Special Projects


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    Individual or group projects. On demand. Prerequisite: department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 2110 - Pollution Controls


    (3) Credit Hours

    The emergence and solution of pollution problems. Discussion of fundamental ideas and policies contributing to pollution problems. Pollution is examined from industrial, political, and social perspectives. Included are role-playing experiences designed to illustrate the effects of various policies on the quality of life in a simulated community. Fall semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisite: sophomore standing or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 2220 - Probability and Statistics for Engineering


    (3) Credit Hours

    Introduction to probability and statistical methods with direct application to engineering problem solving. Discrete and continuous distributions, numerical measures, elementary sampling, point estimation, interval estimation, design of experiments, and hypothesis testing. Fall, spring and summer semesters. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: MATH 1920 or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 2240 - Introduction to Engineering Computations


    (3) Credit Hours

    Engineering computations using Excel, and Visual Basic accessed through the Excel platform. Data transfer, variable types, loops, decisions, arrays, subprograms. Applications to engineering problems. Solution of linear and non-linear equations, integration, ordinary differential equations, curve fitting, numerical relaxation techniques. Fall and spring semesters. Lecture 3 hours. Pre- or Corequisite: MATH 2450 or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 2250 - Engineering Programming


    (3) Credit Hours

    Introduction to programming with a high-level language. Flowcharting, algorithm design, input/output, data types, files, decisions, loops, arrays. Application to engineering problems including matrix equations. Fall and spring semesters. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisite: ENGR 1040 with a minimum grade of C or department head approval. Pre- or Corequisite: MATH 2450. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 2460 - Mechanics of Materials


    (3) Credit Hours

    Stress-strain concepts and relations. Bending, shear, torsion, and deflections. Euler columns, repeated loading and connections. Fall and spring semesters. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 1040 with a minimum grade of C and MATH 1920 or department head approval. Corequisite: ENGR 2460L. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 2460L - Mechanics of Materials Laboratory


    (1) Credit Hours

    Principles applied in various lab activities include the stress and deformation of solid bodies subjected to uniaxial, bending and torsional loads. Individual and team projects include designing, building, testing, and evaluating structures. Written engineering communications, engineering ethics and professional responsibility. Fall and spring semesters. Laboratory 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 1850 with a minimum grade of C and ENGL 1020 or department head approval. Pre- or Corequisite: ENGR 2460. Laboratory/studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 2480 - Dynamics


    (3) Credit Hours

    Rectilinear, curvilinear, and rotary motion. D’Alembert’s principles of work and energy. Impulse and momentum, impact. Three-dimensional kinematics and dynamics. Fall and spring semesters. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 1040 with a minimum grade of C and MATH 1920 or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.

     

  
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    ENGR 2700 - Electrical Circuits I


    (3) Credit Hours

    Introduction to analysis of electrical circuits. Fundamental electrical system components. Kirchhoff’s laws. Resistive circuit analysis. Circuit theorems. Operational amplifiers. Response of first order circuits. Sinusoidal steady-state circuit analysis. Circuit power and energy. Fall and summer semesters. Lecture 3 hours. Pre- or Corequisites: MATH 2450 and PHYS 2310 or department head approval. Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering majors must take ENGR 2700L as a corequisite to this course. Supplementary course fee assessed.

     

  
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    ENGR 2700L - Electrical Circuits I Laboratory


    (1) Credit Hours

    Introduction to laboratory instrumentation, measurement techniques, and electrical circuit elements. Laboratory experiments to support the introduction to DC circuit analysis, Kirchhoff’s laws, network theorems, transient analysis, phasor and AC circuits analysis. Digital computer analysis of electrical circuits using such tools as PSPICE. Fall and summer semesters. Laboratory 3 hours. Pre- or Corequisite: ENGR 2700 or department head approval. Laboratory/studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 3030 - Thermodynamics


    (3) Credit Hours

    Classical thermodynamics with emphasis on first and second laws of thermodynamics. Property relationships, chemical equilibrium, and cycle analysis. Fall semester and summer. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 1040 with a minimum grade of C and MATH 1920 or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 3050 - Thermo-Fluids


    (3) Credit Hours

    Integrated introduction to classical thermodynamics and basic fluid mechanics. Coverage of thermodynamic properties; the first and second laws of thermodynamics; pressure and flow measurement; fluid statics and kinematics; Bernoulli’s equation; laminar and turbulent flow; and flow in pipes. Fall semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 1040 with a minimum grade of C and MATH 1920 or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 3070 - Fluid Mechanics


    (3) Credit Hours

    Fluid statics and kinematics; fluid dynamics including Bernoulli, continuity and momentum equations; fluid measurements; viscosity; compressible and incompressible flow; laminar and turbulent flow; flow in pipes and open channels; model studies; lift and drag. Fall and spring semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 1040 with a minimum grade of C; MATH 2550 or department head approval. Corequisite: ENGR 3070L. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 3070L - Fluid Mechanics Laboratory


    (1) Credit Hours

    Laboratories that include pressure, quantity and property measurements; impulse, momentum and energy concepts; hydrostatic and buoyancy forces; pump and turbine applications; open channel flow; wind tunnel studies. Design experience. Application of statistics. Fall and spring semesters. Prerequisite: ENGR 2220 or department head approval. Corequisite: ENGR 3070. Laboratory/Studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 3280 - Control Systems


    (3) Credit Hours

    Classical feedback control systems for continuous time systems. Block diagrams and performance criteria. Root locus, frequency methods and state space approach. Fall and spring semesters. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 2240 or ENGR 2250 with minimum grades of C and MATH 2450 or department head approval. Corequisite: ENGR 3280L. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 3280L - Control Systems Laboratory


    (1) Credit Hours

    Experimental and simulation studies of dynamic engineering systems. System identification and feedback controller design. Application of statistics. Fall and spring semesters. Laboratory 3 hours. Prerequisite: ENGR 2220 with a minimum grade of C and ENGL 1020 or department head approval. Corequisite: ENGR 3280. Laboratory/studio course fee will be assessed. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 3400 - Engineering Materials Science


    (3) Credit Hours

    Study of the science of solid materials, including metals, ceramics, plastics, and semiconductors. Nature and fundamental characteristics stressed. Atomic and macroscopic perspectives. Fall and summer semesters. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: CHEM 1110 and CHEM 1110L, PHYS 2310 or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 3520 - Engineering Economy


    (3) Credit Hours

    Economic decision making for engineering systems. Choice of alternatives by equivalent annual cost, rate-of-return, present worth, and benefit-cost methods. Tax influences, statistical decision making, replacement policy. Fall, spring and summer semesters. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisite: ENGR 2220 or MGT 2110 and MATH 1910 with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 3700 - Energy Conversion and Electronics


    (3) Credit Hours

    Three Phase circuits, Electric Power, Electro-mechanical Energy Conversion, Magnetic circuits, Transformers, rotating Electric machines. Semiconductors, Transistor Amplifiers, Digital Signals and Circuits. Spring semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisite: ENGR 2700 with a minimum grade of C or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 3850 - Interdisciplinary Design Project I


    (3) Credit Hours

    First semester of the capstone interdisciplinary group design project in which students use their discipline-based knowledge in an interdisciplinary environment. Projects are expected to complete through preliminary design. The team design experience includes design methodology, concept generation, decision making, technical project management, quality and reliability engineering, concurrent engineering, teamwork, written and oral communication, and introduction to engineering ethics and professional responsibility. The projects incorporate technical activities applicable to the engineering disciplines of the College. Faculty from the disciplines support the course and students as technical advisors and aid in project selection. Fall and spring semesters. Lecture 2 hours, project 2 hours. Prerequisite: ENGR 3520 or ENEE 3720 with a minimum grade of C. Registrant must be within three semesters of graduation. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 3900r - Cooperative Seminar


    (2-4) Credit Hours

    Seminar for developing, discussing, and reporting projects carried on as a portion of the cooperative work assignment. Written and oral report required. Fall, spring and summer semesters. Maximum of 15 cumulative hours. Course graded on satisfactory/no-credit basis. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 4850 - Interdisciplinary Design Project II


    (3) Credit Hours

    Second semester of the capstone interdisciplinary group design project in which students use their discipline-based knowledge in an interdisciplinary environment. Completion of the detailed and final design phases of the engineering project initiated in ENGR 3850 including building a model, testing, evaluation, and reporting the design result. Projects require students to illustrate their discipline knowledge in an interdisciplinary environment. Specific discipline aspects of the project are supported by representative faculty acting as technical advisors. Oral and written presentation of progress and results. Ethics and professional responsibility and the global and societal impact of engineering decisions are covered. Fall and spring semesters. Lecture 1 hour , project 4 hours. Prerequisite: ENGR 3850 with a minimum grade of C; must have been taken in the immediately preceding semester or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 4995r - Departmental Thesis


    (1-3) Credit Hours

    Every semester. Requires University Honors approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Student must submit an Individual Studies/Research Contract to the Records Office at the time of registration. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 4997r - Research


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    Every semester. Prerequisite: department head approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Student must submit an Individual Studies/Research Contract to the Records Office at the time of registration. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 4998r - Individual Studies


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    Every semester. Prerequisite: department head approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Student must submit an Individual Studies/Research Contract to the Records Office at the time of registration. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ENGR 4999r - Group Studies


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    On demand. Prerequisite: department head approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Supplementary course fee assessed.

Engineering Management

  
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    ETEM 1900r - Engineering Technology Practicum


    (2-4) Credit Hours

     

    Individual study in a selected area of Engineering Technology exploring the practical applications and practices in industry.  Every Semester. Laboratory 10 to 20 hours per week. Maximum 12 hours accepted toward degree. Prerequisite: department head approval. Graded Satisfactory/No Credit. Supplementary course fee assessed.

  
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    ETEM 1999r - Special Projects


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    Individual or group projects. On demand. Prerequisite: department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ETEM 3500 - Introduction to Project Management


    (3) Credit Hours

    Introduction to the identification, selection, and planning of projects. Specific topics include: organization structure, project scope, project definition, team selection, work breakdown structures and statements of work, project scheduling, budgeting, resource allocation, decision analysis, risk management planning, monitoring and controlling. Project management software is applied. Fall semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisite: ENGR 2220 with a minimum grade of C or MGT 2120 and MATH 1830 or 1910 with minimum grades of C or department head approval. Pre- or Corequisite: ENGR 3520. May be registered as ENIE 3500. Credit not allowed in both ETEM 3500 and ENIE 3500. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ETEM 3540 - Work Measurement and Design


    (3) Credit Hours

    Techniques for analysis and improvement of work methods; principles of motion economy, process charts, work sampling, standard data development, performance rating, predetermined time systems, and wage incentive systems. Emphasis on man-machine interfaces (ergonomics) and productivity improvements. Computer applications. Spring semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 2220 with a minimum grade of C or MGT 2120 and MATH 1830 or 1910 with minimum grades of C or department head approval. May be registered as ENIE 3540. Credit not allowed in both ETEM 3540 and ENIE 3540. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ETEM 4500 - Engineering Management Design


    (3) Credit Hours

    Propose, design and implement an engineering management project that will analyze, integrate and synthesize concepts and knowledge from previous Engineering Management course work. Independent research will be performed to develop projects in preparation for a formal final report and presentation. Lecture 1 hour, project 2 hours. Prerequisites: ENGR 3520, junior standing, and approval of the department head. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ETEM 4530 - Value Engineering


    (3) Credit Hours

    Introduction to concepts of Value Engineering and demonstration of the application of techniques to maximize the value in a product, process, or service while minimizing cost. Topics include functional analysis, functional costing, generation of alternative designs, evaluation of alternative designs, proposal preparation and presentation. Project required. Prerequisite: ENGR 3520 with minimum grade of C or department head approval. May be registered as ENIE 4530. Credit not allowed in both ETEM 4530 and ENIE 4530. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ETEM 4570 - Quality Control and System Reliability


    (3) Credit Hours

    The design and analysis of quality systems. Fundamental coverage of statistical process control, quality control concepts, control charts, product specifications, process control, acceptance sampling systems, and other means of assurance widely used in many industries to improve product and service quality and to reduce costs. Introduction to reliability considerations and calculations. Fall semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisite: ENGR 2220 with a minimum grade of C or MGT 2120 and MATH 1830 or 1910 with minimum grades of C or department head approval. May be registered as ENIE 4570. Credit not allowed in both ETEM 4570 and ENIE 4570. Supplementary course fee assessed.

     

  
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    ETEM 4580 - Facilities Planning


    (3) Credit Hours

    Methods, techniques, and computer algorithms for planning facility layout, facility location, and activities and equipment planning are presented. Scheduling strategies that affect facility layout including push vs. pull operation, batch sizes, and dispatching rules are also discussed. Cellular technology, material handling, facility planning data collection methods, process flow-charting, and simulation of manufacturing facility layout are demonstrated. Fall semester. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisite: ENIE 3540 or ETEM 3540 with a minimum grade of C. May be registered as ENIE 4580. Credit not allowed in both ETEM 4580 and ENIE 4580. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ETEM 4960r - Engineering Management Internship


    (2-4) Credit Hours

    Supervised work experience in management. Evaluation and reports required. Internships should be coordinated with the prior consent of an advisor by aligning with a local business. Lecture 1 hour, laboratory 3 hours. Prerequisite or Corequisite: ETEM 4500 or department head approval. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ETEM 4995r - Departmental Thesis


    (1-3) Credit Hours

    Every semester. Requires University Honors approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Student must submit an Individual Studies/Research Contract to the Records Office at the time of registration. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ETEM 4997r - Research


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    Every semester. Prerequisite: department head approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Student must submit an Individual Studies/Research Contract to the Records Office at the time of registration. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ETEM 4998r - Individual Studies


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    Every semester. Prerequisite: department head approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Student must submit an Individual Studies/Research Contract to the Records Office at the time of registration. Supplementary course fee assessed.
  
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    ETEM 4999r - Group Studies


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    On demand. Prerequisite: department head approval. Department may have additional prerequisite requirements. Supplementary course fee assessed.

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    ENGL 1005 - Developmental Writing I


    (3 hours of institutional credit) Credit Hours

    Review of standard language forms. Requires extensive practice in the writing of sentences and paragraphs as well as in the practice of editing for proper punctuation and accurate grammatical structure. Every semester. Credit not applicable toward any degree. Prerequisite: Placement required.
  
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    ENGL 1006 - Developmental Writing II


    (3 hours of institutional credit) Credit Hours

    Emphasis on developing ideas and organizing them into coherent paragraphs while using standard language forms. Requires extensive practice in writing paragraphs and short essays. Every semester. Credit not applicable toward any degree. Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in ENGL 1005 or placement or department head approval.
  
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    ENGL 1010 - Rhetoric and Composition


    (3) Credit Hours

    The principles and practice of effective reading and writing. Frequent themes, exercises, selected readings. Attention to individual problems of grammar and usage. Every semester. Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in ENGL 1006 or placement or department head approval. In rare instances exemption from English 1010 may be recommended by the department.
  
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    ENGL 1020 - Rhetoric and Composition


    (3) Credit Hours

    Review of competencies stressed in English 1010 with emphasis on the extended essay; use of research matter in writing; attention to diction, figurative and symbolic language, relationship of style and meaning. Every semester. Prerequisite: ENGL 1010 with minimum grade of C or placement or department head approval.
  
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    ENGL 1130 - Western Humanities I


    (3) Credit Hours

    A historical approach to the pivotal ideas, systems of thought, and creations of the Western world from antiquity to approximately 1600 C.E. Emphasis on matters of literary structure, style, and content. Pre or corequisite: ENGL 1010 or ENGL 1020 or UHON 1010 and UHON 1020 or department head approval. May be registered as PHIL 1130. Credit not allowed in both ENGL 1130 and PHIL 1130.


     

  
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    ENGL 1150 - Western Humanities II


    (3) Credit Hours

    A historical approach to the pivotal ideas, systems of thought, and creations of the Western world from approximately 1600 C.E. to the present. Emphasis on matters of literary structure, style, and content. Pre or corequisite: ENGL 1010 or ENGL 1020 or UHON 1010 and UHON 1020 or department head approval. May be registered as PHIL 1150. No credit allowed in both ENGL 1150 and PHIL 1150.
  
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    ENGL 1310 - Values in 20th-Century American Fiction


    (3) Credit Hours

    A study of contemporary values as reflected in selected twentieth century American novels and short stories from World War I to the present. On demand.
  
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    ENGL 1330 - Introduction to Literature


    (3) Credit Hours

    Readings from poetry, fiction, and drama to demonstrate how the writer selects from ideas, experience, and language and combines these elements to speak of and to the human condition. On demand.
  
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    ENGL 1610 - English as a Foreign Language I


    (3) Credit Hours

    The first of two sequential courses in ESL, this course offers nonnative speakers intensive practice in reading, writing and the more difficult points of English usage. Required during the first term of residence of all students who are non-native speakers of English and who are placed in the course on the basis of the English department’s writing proficiency examination that must be completed before registration by all nonnative speakers of English. Fall semester.
  
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    ENGL 1620 - English as a Foreign Language II


    (3) Credit Hours

    The second of two sequential courses in ESL, this course offers nonnative speakers intensive practice in writing and in the more difficult points of English usage and style. Required during the first term of residence of all students who are non-native speakers of English and who are placed in the course on the basis of the English department’s writing proficiency examination that must be completed before registration by all nonnative speakers of English. Spring semester. Prerequisite: Placement test or completion of ENGL 1610 or department head approval.
  
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    ENGL 1999r - Special Projects


    (1-9) Credit Hours

    Individual or group projects. On demand. Maximum credit 4 hours for B.A. in English or B.S., Secondary Education in English. Prerequisite: department head approval.
 

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