ENGR 5 Engineering as a Profession

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 Instructor:
    Jo-Ann Panzardi, PE
    Chair/Professor
    Engineering Department
    jp@cabrillo.edu
    831-479-6497


 Fall 2017 ENGR 5 Engineering as a Profession Schedule:
    Thursdays, Aug. 31 - Nov. 9, 2017
    section 98589: 11:00 an -2:00 pm
    or
    section 98588: 2:30-5:30 pm


Office Hours
Day-Time-Location

Tuesdays
12:00 - 2:00 pm
STEM Center, 834
Wednesdays
12:00 - 1:30 pm
STEM Center, 834
Thursdays
10:00 - 11:00 am
JP's Office, 811

 


COURSE DESCRIPTION:
    Provides information to evaluate the engineering profession as a personal career choice. Explores the branches of engineering, the functions of an engineer, and the industries in which they work. Presents an introduction to the methods of engineering analysis, design and problem solution emphasizing the interface of the engineer with society and engineering ethics. Explains the engineering education process and explores effective strategies for students to reach their full academic potential.

LEARNING OUTCOMES:
  1. Articulate an understanding of your place in relation to the nature and function of engineers in society.
  2. Evaluate and develop effective strategies to reach full academic and professional potential.
  3. Analyze engineering problems using the engineering design process.