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Please Note: Courses effective Fall 2014; for earlier terms, please refer to the appropriate class schedule.

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*IAI (Illinois Articulation Agreement) - An agreement among participating Illinois colleges and universities to help Illinois college students transfer credit as easily as possible. See an advisor in the Advising and Counseling for additional information, or read about the IAI at www.iTransfer.org.

Engineering

ENG120 - Engineering Graphics
Course covers scope of engineering graphics. Content includes lettering; geometric construction; sketching; multiview projections; auxiliary viewsand sections; shop processes; dimensioning; tolerancing; axonometric and oblique projections; fasteners; assembly drawings; descriptive geometry; graphs and computer-aided design. Three-dimensional Computer Aided Design (CAD)integrated throughout the course.
3 Credit Hours (lecture: 2; lab: 4)
Fee: $30

ENG211 - Analytical Mechanics (Statics)
Content includes particle statics, general principles and force vectors, rigid bodyequilibrium, moments of inertia, distributed forces and centroids, analysis of structures, virtual work, and friction. Prerequisite: MAT 250 or concurrent enrollment.
3 Credit Hours (lecture: 3; lab: 0)

ENG212 - Analytical Mechanics (Dynamics)
Course studies relation between forces acting on rigid bodies and the changes in motion produced. Content includes particle kinematics (rectilinear and curvilinear); Newton’s laws; energy, work, and momentum methods; planar dynamics and rigid bodies; rigid body kinematics; impulse and momentum; and vibrations. Prerequisites: ENG 211 and concurrent enrollment in MAT 251.
3 Credit Hours (lecture: 3; lab: 0)

ENG217 - Strength of Materials
Course covers principles of strength. Content includes stress and strain; torsion, shear and bending moments diagrams; deflection of beams; combined loading; welded, bolted and riveted connections; and columns. Prerequisite: ENG 211.
3 Credit Hours (lecture: 3; lab: 0)

ENG220 - Engineering Circuit Analysis
Course introduces scope of engineering circuit analysis. Content includes circuit elements, resistive circuits, nodal and loop analysis; equivalence and superposition; capacitance and inductance; analysis of transient circuits;steady-state AC and power analysis. Lab work involves use of measuring equipment, and analysis of resulting data to compare actual and theoretical circuits. Intended for all engineering majors requiring linear circuit analysis with lab. Prerequisite: MAT 252 and PHY 222.
4 Credit Hours (lecture: 3; lab: 2)
Fee: $30

ENG250 - Introduction to Digital Systems
Course introduces computer engineering. Content includes representation of information; binary system; Boolean algebra; switching circuits, combinational switching circuits, and sequential switching circuits; macro-circuits; and wired andstored program processor concepts. Lab work required. Intended for transfer to electrical and computer engineering programs. Prerequisite: MAT 250 or concurrent enrollment.
4 Credit Hours (lecture: 3; lab: 2)
Fee: $30

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