Columbus State University
1999-2000 Academic Catalog

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ENGR - Engineering

ENGR 1255. Introduction to Engineering and Ethics (2-3-3) The engineering profession; solving engineering analysis problems; applying computer tools for engineering problem solving; investigating professional ethics, responsibilities and quality control in engineering.

ENGR 2115. Statics (3-0-3) Prerequisites: MATH 1132, PHYS 2211, and PHYS 2311. Elements of statics in two and three dimensions, centroids, analysis of structures and machines, friction.

ENGR 2116. Circuit Analysis (3-0-3) Prerequisites: MATH 3107, PHYS 1212, and PHYS 1312. DC and AC circuits. Two-ports and multi terminal networks. Time domain analysis. Laplace transform.

ENGR 2125. Dynamics of Rigid Bodies (3-0-3) Prerequisite: ENGR 2115. Kinematics and dynamics of particles and rigid bodies in one, two and three dimensions. Work-energy and impulse-momentum concepts.

ENGR 2155. Strength of Materials (3-0-3) Prerequisite: ENGR 2115. Stress and strain, axially loaded members, torsion of circular sections, bending of beams, transformation of stress and strain, and column buckling.

ENGR 2165. Thermodynamics (3-0-3) Prerequisite: MATH 1132. Fundamentals of thermodynamics, pure substance, conservation of energy, the second law of thermodynamics, multi phase mixtures.

ENGR 2255. Engineering Graphics and Computer Aided Design (2-4-3) Theory and application of the design process, elements of projection theory, computer-aided design - 3-D modeling.

ENGR 2316. Instrumentation and Electronics Lab (0-3-1) Prerequisite: ENGR 2116. Techniques of electrical and electronic measurements with laboratory instruments. Basic analog and digital circuits.

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