Course descriptions

Below is a list of all the electrical engineering classes offered. Following each link will take you expanded information about the class.

EE482, Senior Design Project II

No: EE 482, EE 482L
Title: Senior Design Project II, and Lab
Credits: 3
Structure/Schedule: One-50 minute and two 3 hour sessions per week during which lectures by instructor, presentations by students and work on projects occur
Designation: Required

Prerequisites:
EE 481 (Senior Design Project I)
Have declared electrical engineering as a major

Co-requisites: None

Catalog Description: A continuation of the capstone design projects begun in EE 481. EE 482 must be taken in the semester immediately following EE 481, 481L to maintain project continuity. The student teams bring their design projects to successful conclusion. Status reports, a final presentation to faculty and reviewers and the submission of a senior thesis are included in the program.

Topics Covered:
• Design process
• Project management
• Testing and evaluation
• Team work
• Lifelong learning
• Engineering ethics
• Contemporary issues
• Reports and presentations as part of design process

Textbook:
(Optional) Checkered Flag Projects: Ten Rules for Creating and Managing Projects that Win!, 2nd edition, W. Alan Randolph & Barry Z. Posner, Financial Times Prentice Hall, 2002
(Optional) Art of War, Sun Tzu

Computer usage: Software and platforms as selected by students

Past course web sites:
Spring 2010
Spring 2009
Spring 2008