2014-2015 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
EGR 602 - Professional Aspects of Engineering
This course will expose the students to a thorough examination of the qualitative issues and elements that are critical to advanced engineering practice and research. The course focuses on communication skills and techniques, especially writing, as well as research methods and techniques. Both elements are applied throughout the course in a context of engineering ethics and professional issues. These issues include contemporary topics such as law, ethics, globalization, societal impacts, environmental issues, and project management. Offered winter semester. Prerequisites: Admission to graduate school.