Engineering (ENGR)

Subject Number Title Hours Catalog Description
ENGR 100 Engineering Orientation 1 hour. A general orientation course on careers in the engineering profession. Discussion of college advising procedures. Required of all engineering students. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading only. No graduation credit. Should be taken in the first semester after acceptance into the College of Engineering. Prerequisite(s): Admission to the College of Engineering. 
ENGR 189 Minority Engineering Freshman and Transfer Student Orientation 1 hour. Orientation for undergraduate minority engineering students; seminars, lectures and workshops by faculty, upperclass students, administration and industry representatives on topics relevant to ethnic minority groups. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading only. No graduation credit. Should be taken in the first semester after acceptance into the College of Engineering. Prerequisite(s): Admission to the College of Engineering. 
ENGR 289 Cooperative Engineering Practice 0 hours. Off-campus participation in a governmental or industrial training program. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading only. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Enrollment in the Cooperative Engineering Program. 
ENGR 400 Engineering Law 3 OR 4 hours. Overview of the legal system. Legal principles affecting the engineering profession. Professional ethics in engineering. Intellectual property law. Basic contract and tort principles. Environmental law. Same as MENG 400. 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. Extensive computer use required. This is an online Web-based course. Prerequisite(s): Senior standing or above.
ENGR 401 Engineering Management 3 OR 4 hours. Theory, strategy, and tactics of the use of project management including project planning, matrix management concept, and team meetings. Same as MENG 401. 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. Extensive computer use required. This is an online Web-based course. Prerequisite(s): Senior standing or above.
ENGR 402 Intellectual Property Law 3 OR 4 hours. Patent, copyright, trade secret, mask work, and cyber-squatting legal and procedural principles; protection for novel software, biotech inventions, and business methods; and trademark protection for domain names. Same as MENG 402. 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. Extensive computer use required. This is an online web-based course. Prerequisite(s): Senior standing or above.
ENGR 403 Reliability Engineering 3 OR 4 hours. Probability overview; statistics overview; system reliability modeling and prediction-static methods; system reliability modeling and prediction-dynamic methods; maintainability and availability; reliability optimization; and risk analysis. Same as MENG 403. 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. Extensive computer use required. This is an online Web-based course. Prerequisite(s): Senior standing or above.
ENGR 404 Entrepreneurship 3 hours. Identify new business opportunities in technology, market value assessment, competition, business plan, funding acquisition, intellectual property protection and case studies. Prerequisite(s): Open only to seniors; and consent of the instructor.
ENGR 420 Engineering for Success 1 hour. Interactive seminars will be given by persons with engineering degrees having shown high achievement in either engineering or non-engineering endeavors. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading only. Prerequisite(s): Junior standing or above. 
ENGR 436 Wireless Data 3 OR 4 hours. Data communications, existing Wireless Data Networks, planning, topology, performance, and operation.  Same as MENG 436. 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. Previously listed as ENGR 410. Extensive computer use required.  This is an online Web-based course.  Prerequisite(s): Senior standing or above and a course in digital communications and an introductory course in wireless communications.
ENGR 494 Special Topics in Engineering 3 OR 4 hours. Course on multidisciplinary engineering topics that vary from term to term depending on current student and instructor interests. 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. May be repeated. Students may register in more than one section per term. Prerequisite(s): Junior standing or above; and consent of the instructor.