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Required Common Core Courses (76 Units)

ENGR 150 Introduction to Engineering (1)
Prerequisites: None.
Introduction to profession of engineering; ethical and legal aspects of engineering profession; engineering design process; communication and computer skills in engineering.

CE/ME 201 Statics (4)
Prerequisites: MATH 207, PHYS 211.
Fundamental principles of statics, resolution and composition of forces, algebraic and graphic solutions, friction, center of gravity, moment of inertia.

CE/ME 205 Strength of Materials I (4)
Prerequisites: MATH 208.
Stresses and strains under axial, sharing, and torsional forces; flexural stresses and deflections of simple beams; columns; and combined stresses.

ENGR 207 Materials Science and Engineering (4)
Prerequisites: CHEM 101, MATH 206.
Understanding structure and fundamentals of atomic and molecular mechanisms of engineering materials, atom and electron movement, physical and mechanical properties; overview of engineering materials, semiconductors, metals, ceramics, polymers, and composites.

CE/ME 210 Mattrix Algebra for Engineers (2)
Prerequisites: MATH 208.
Introduction to calculations using vectors; matrix operation, solution of linear simultaneous equations; coordinate transformation; application to engineering problems.

CE/ME 211 Statistics and Probability for Engineers (2)
Prerequisites: MATH 208.
Introduction to calculations using probability distributions and densities; concepts in statistics; application to engineering problems.

CHEM 101 General Chemistry I (5)
Prerequisites: HS CHEM & PHYS; 2 Years of HS Algebra, Placement Test
Physical concepts, stoichiometry, structure of atom, periodic table, chemical bonding.

MATH 206 Calculus I: Differentiation (4)
Prerequisites: ELM, MATH 103 with a minimum grade of "C" or Placement test
Functions, graphs, conics, limits, continuity and derivatives, anti-differentiation, and applications.

MATH 207 Calculus II: Integration (4)
Prerequisites: MATH 206 with a minimum grade of "C"
The definite integral, fundamental Theorem of the Calculus, transcendental functions, methods of integration, applications to physics and biology.

MATH 208 Calculus III: Sequence, Series, and Coordinate Systems (4)
Prerequisites: MATH 207 with a minimum grade of "C"
Limits of sequences and series, indeterminate forms, Taylor Series, plane coordinate systems, and change of coordinates.

MATH 209 Calculus IV: Several Variables (4)
Prerequisites: MATH 208 with a minimum grade of "C"
Three-dimensional analytic geometry, partial differentiation, multiple integration, spherical and cylindrical coordinate systems, improper integrals.

MATH 215 Differential Equations (4)
Prerequisites: MATH 209 with a minimum grade of "C"
Ordinary differential equations with concentration on methods of finding solutions; applications in science and engineering.

PHYS 211 Mechanics (5)
Prerequisites: highschool Physics, MATH 206(may be taken concurrently)
Motion in one and two dimensions, Newton's laws of motion, circular motion, work and energy, energy transfer, linear and angular momentum and their conservation, collisions, universal gravitation.

PHYS 212 Wave, Optics and Thermodynamics (5)
Prerequisites: PHYS 211, MATH 207(may be taken concurrently)
Mechanical vibrations and sound, optics, elementary thermodynamics.

PHYS 213 Electricity and Magnetism (5)
Prerequisites: PHYS 212, MATH 208(may be taken concurrently)
Elementary field theory, basic electricity and magnetism, DC circuits.

ENGR 300 Economics for Engineers (4)
Prerequisites: None
Basic economic concepts, relationships between economic and engineering problems, role of interest and capital in cost minimization, analysis of financial statements, original and alternative investments, capital depreciation and replacement problems.

ENGR 301 Ethics and Professionalism (1)
Prerequisites: None
Basic economic concepts, relationships between economic and engineering problems, role of interest and capital in cost minimization, analysis of financial statements, original and alternative investments, capital depreciation and replacement problems.

CE/ME 303 Fluid Mechanics I (4)
Prerequisites: PHYS 212
Fundamental principles and methods of fluid mechanics; thermodynamics of fluid flow; Newtonian fluids; equations of fluid flow; laminar and turbulent flow; applications.

CE/ME 312 Strength of Material Laboratory (1)
Prerequisites: CE/ME 205
Tests of engineering materials in tension, compression, bending, and torsion; verification by experiment of basic theories leanred in strength of materials.

CE/ME 313 Fluid Mechanics Laboratory (1)
Prerequisites: CE/ME 303
Experiments on fluid properties, fluid statics, consrvation of mass, energy, and momentum, and fluid resistance.

CE/ME 320 Dynamics (4)
Prerequisites: CE/ME 201
Kinematics and kinetics of rigid bodies; work, kinetic energy, impulse, momentum in two and three dimensions; applications to space mechanics.

ME 326A Thermodynamics I (4)
Prerequisites: PHYS 212, MATH 208
Concepts of equilibrium and temperature; first and second laws of thermodynamics. Poperties of pure substances; iseal gases; application of thermodynamic principles to closed and open systems


Upper Division

Manufacturing Required Courses (18 units)

All following courses must be completed

ENGR 301 Ethics and Professionalism in Engineering (1 units)
Prerequisite: Senior Standing in Engineering
Ethical and professional standards in engineering profession on society; professional registration and liability; government regulations and legal responsibilities

CE/ME 303 Fluid Mechanics ? (4 units)
Prerequisite: PHYS 212
Fundamental principles and methods of fluid mechanics; thermodynamics of fluid flow; Newtonian fluids; equations of fluid flow; laminar and turbulent flow; applications

ME 310 Mechanical Engineering Writing Lab (1 units)
Prerequisite: satisfactory completion of WPE or UNIV 401, and ENGR 150
Technical and laboratory report writing, oral and written communication, introduction to information technology. Technical report writing

CE/ME 312 Strength of Materials Laboratory (1 units)
Prerequisite: CE/ME 303(may be taken concurrently)
Tests of engineering materials in tension, compression, bending, and torsion; verification by experiment; basic theories learned in strength of materials

CE/ME 313 Fluid Mechanics Laboratory (1 units)
Prerequisites: CE/ME 303
Experiments on fluid properties, fluid statics, conservation of mass, energy, and momentum, and fluid resistance

CE/ME 320 Dynamics ? (4 units)
Prerequisite: CE/ME 201
Kinematics and kinetics of rigid bodies; work, kinetic energy, impulse, momentum in two and three dimension; applications to space mechanics

ME 323 Machine design I (4units)
Prerequisites ME 103, CE/ME 205, ENGR 207, MATH 208
Applications of principles of mechanics, properties of materials, and fabrication processes to design of simple machines and structural elements

ME 326A Thermodynamics I (4 units)
Prerequisite: MATH 208, PHYS 212
Concepts of equilibrium and temperature; first and second laws of thermodynamics. Properties of pure substance; ideal gases; application of thermodynamic principles to closed and open systems

ME 327 Manufacturing Processes (4 units)
Prerequisite: ENGR 207
Manufacturing properties of metals, alloys, and nonmetallic materials; solidification processes; material forming; material removal; joining processes; unconventional processing; numerical control; and automated processes

ME 428 Automation and Computer-Aided Manufacturing (4units)
Prerequisite: ME 327
Automation of manufacturing processes, numerical control. Computer-aided manufacturing, group technology, flexible manufacturing, applications of robots in industry

ME 430 Properties and Selection of Engineering Materials (4 units)
Prerequisites: ENGR 207, ME 327
Production, strengthening, alloying and thermal, treatment of metals. Types, properties of polymers, ceramics and composites. Semiconductor materials and devices. Material selection and protection against deterioration

ME 431 Material Laboratory (1 units)
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Preparation of metallic samples and study of their internal structure by microscopic techniques. Mechanical testing of non-metallic materials: plastics, ceramics and composites


Manufacturing Elective Courses (6 units);
Select at least 6 units from the following list of classes


TECH 361 Welding Technology (3 units)
Prerequisite: TECH 160 Inert gas, oxyacetylene, and electric arc welding, cutting brazing, and testing theory and practice

TECH 463 Metal Machining I (3 units)
Prerequisite: TECH 160 Construction, utilization, and laboratory applications of the engine lathe, shaper, and milling machines.

TECH 465 Automated Metal Machining (3)


Management Electives (8 units)
Select at least 8 units from the following with attention to prerequisites

MGMT 306 Production and Operations Management (4 units) Prerequisite: ECON 209 and MATH 102 or 242
Analysis and applications of concepts and techniques of the quantitative approach, systems analysis, and operations analysis to managerial functions, with emphasis on production

MGMT 460 Case Studies in Production and Operations Management (4 units) Prerequisite: MGMT 306
Case studies used to illustrate and process design, technology management, facilities design, location and layout, capacity and inventory management, and quality improvement in manufacturing and service firms.

MGMT 463 Motion and Time Study (4units) Prerequisite: MGMT 306 Operations management issues related to the utilization of physical, human resources, technological and other interlocking factors in determining and improving the ways of organizing and doing work in manufacturing and service companies

MGMT 464 production and inventory management (4 units) Prerequisite: MGMT 306 Design of information and decision systems for allocating resources and scheduling activities; development of conceptual structures guiding integrated production and inventory systems in manufacturing environments; introduction of computerized MRP systems

MGMT 467 quality control (4 units) Prerequisite: ECON 309 Control of quality of manufactured products by statistical methods; control charts for variables, fraction defective, defects per unit; acceptance sampling; single, double, and multiple sampling methods; sampling tables


Technical electives (16 units)
Select at least 16 units from the following list of classes


ME 306 Heat Transfer I (4)
Prerequisite: MATH 208, PHYS 212 Fundamental principles of heat transfer; conduction, convection, and radiation; applications

ME 321 Kinematics (4)
Prerequisite: ME 319 Transmissions of motion; theory of mechanisms; linkages; gears; cams; belts and chains

ME 409 Mechanical Engineering analysis (4)
Prerequisites: MATH 215, and senior standing Setup of vibration, heat transfer, fluid flow, and other mechanical engineering systems as ordinary and partial differential equations; analogies between various physical systems. Classical, transform, numerical, and computer-aided methods of solution

ME 410 Control of Mechanical Systems (4)
Prerequisites: MATH 215, ME 306, PHYS 213 Mathematical models of dynamic systems, fundamentals of feedback control, basic control actions and devices, applications to mechanical systems

ME 414 machine design II (4)
Prerequisites: ME 323 Design of unit assemblies and machines; materials, safety, lubrication, and construction

ME 419 Computer Aided Mechanical Engineering (4)
Prerequisites: ME 103, ME 323, ME 303, ME 306, CS 290 (or equivalent) Applications of modern engineering tools in computer-aided design, finite element analysis, computational fluid dynamics and control simulations. Problems in mechanics, heat transfer, fluid dynamics, and control, etc. are covered.

ME 421 Dynamics of Mechanisms (4)
Prerequisites: CE/ME 320 Applications of principles of statistics, kinematics, and dynamics to analysis and design of mechanisms with rotating or reciprocating masses.

ME 423 Introduction to Finite Element Method (4)
Prerequisites: CE/ME 210, CS 290, MATH 215. Corequisites: ME 306, ME 323 Derivation of element stiffness matrices for spring, bar, beam, and constant-strain triangle elements, from energy principles. Application to trusses and frames. Steady-state heat transfer. Use of finite element method software

TECH 325 Industrial Controls (3)
Prerequisites: TECH 321 Sensors and their control and data acquisition; motor controls; practical control applications

TECH 327 Microprocessors ( 3)
Prerequisites: TECH 326 Architecture, programming, interface, and applications of microprocessors; hands-on programming and interfacing applications

TECH 411 Tool Design (3)
Prerequisites: TECH 110 Application of principles of precision dimensioning, mechanics, and drafting to design of machines, tools, gears, and cams; selection and design of tools for mass production

TECH 425 Programmable Controls (3)
Prerequisites: TECH 325 Applications, programming, and trouble-shooting of programmable logic controllers (PLC) and motion controls with servo and stepper motors; hands-on applications




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