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Columbus State University

Bachelor of Science
Robotics Engineering

College of Letters and Sciences

Department of Earth and Space Sciences

Program Description

Career Opportunities

Admission Requirements

There are no program specific admission requirements.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics
  2. Apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors
  3. Communicate effectively with a range of audiences
  4. Recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts
  5. Function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives
  6. Develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions
  7. Acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies.

Additional Program Requirements

There are no program specific academic regulations.

Program Of Study

Area A Essential Skills Required Hours: 9
ENGL 1101 (with a grade of "C" or better)
ENGL 1102 (with a grade of "C" or better)
MATH 1131 
*Extra hour applied to Area F

Area B Institutional Options Required Hours: 4
COMM 1110
Select one of the following courses:

OR
Select one of the following courses(more than 1 hour each†):
Foreign Language 1001, 1002, 2001, or 2002
Any Area C-E course with a study abroad component.

† The extra 1-2 hours do not count toward graduation requirements.

Area C Humanities/Fine Arts/Ethics Required Hours: 6
Select one of the following humanities courses:

ITDS 1155
ITDS 2125
*(Historical perspectives on the Philosophy of Science and Mathematics)
PHIL 2010
Select one of the following fine arts courses: *ITDS 1145, though listed under both humanities and fine arts, may be taken only once.

Area D Science/Math/Technology Required Hours: 11
Grade of “C” or better required in each course.

Take the following courses with labs(8hrs):
PHYS 2211/2311 Principles of Physics 1 (w/lab)
CHEM 1211/1211L Principles of Chemistry 1 (lab required)
Take the following course:
MATH 1132(4 hrs = 3 hrs in Area D + 1 hr in Area F)

Area E Social Sciences Required Hours: 12
Select one course from the following two courses:
HIST 2111
HIST 2112

Take the following course:
POLS 1101
Select one behavioral science course from the following courses: 
Engineering students are encouraged to take an economics course in this area.

ECON 2105
ECON 2106
PHIL 2030
PSYC 1101
SOCI 1101

Select one world cultures course from the following courses:

 

Area F Courses Related to Major Required Hours: 18
Grade of “C” or better required in each course

ENGR 2255 Engineering Graphics and Computer Aided Design
ENGR 2256 Engineering Graphics and Modeling
MATH 2115 Introduction to Linear Algebra
MATH 2135 Calculus with Analytical Geometry 3
PHYS 2212/2312 Principles of Physics 2 (w/lab)
Include 1 hour from MATH 1131 in Area A
Include 1 hour from MATH 1132 in Area D

Wellness Requirement Required Hours: 3
PHED 1205 
Select any one PEDS course.

Area G Program Requirements Required Hours: 57 - 60
Grade of “C” or better required in each course.


Area H Program Electives Required Hours: 0-3

Choose 3 hours from the following options:

Total Hours Required: 123

4 Year Course Schedule

Suggested four year course schedule