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2019-2020 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

EGR 485 - Senior Engineering Project I (Capstone)

An independent investigation of theoretical or experimental design problems in engineering. The nature and scope of the project are determined by the student in consultation with the instructor and depend upon the facilities available. Normally this project is carried out during the entire senior year, with one-hour of credit during the first semester and two hours of credit during the second semester. A written technical report is required. All seniors meet together each week to discuss their projects with each other and their supervisor. Laboratory. (1-0-4) Offered winter semester. Prerequisites: Acceptance into the B.S.E. degree program and completion of the prerequisite courses listed under the students engineering major.

Credits: 1

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