EEE 499A Senior Design Project I

Code and Name EEE 499A Senior Design Project I
Type Core Required
Credit Hours 1.5
Pre-requisites EEE452, EEE321, EEE312/ETE312, EEE362, EEE342, 100 Credits completed

This is a Senior level course, after a student has completed the core EEE, core Math, and core Science courses. This “capstone design course” involves multidisciplinary teams of students who build and test custom designed systems, components or engineering processes. Design projects selected from problems submitted by the students, faculty and local industry; Industry projects are given preference as they are best suited for meeting the course objectives; Instructional phase includes (not limited to): communications, report writing, visual aids, design process (requirements/specifications/objections, synthesis/analysis, design evaluation, implementation, maintainability, manufacturability, economic and social influences etc.), proposal preparation, estimating, project management and scheduling, contracts etc.; Performance phase includes (not limited to): design team formation and organization, design proposals, implementation of design process, project scheduling and management, design reviews, design simulation and testing, preparation of documentation, drawings, specifications, etc., written and oral presentation of completed projects.