MAE 1170

MAE 1170

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

Introduction to fundamentals of mechanical and aerospace engineering. Students learn and understand topics such as stress and strain, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, automotive engineering, and engineering design and product development. Emphasis is placed on critically examining problem solutions to begin developing engineering intuition. Key components of the class include in-class discussions, homework, laboratory experiments, and a group design project.

When Offered Fall.

Comments Course in introduction to engineering series. This ENGRI course not required for entry into the mechanical engineering major.

Outcomes
  • Students will be able to perform unit conversion, estimation, approximations, and think critically about engineering problems.
  • Have a basic understanding and ability to solve problems in major areas of the mechanical engineering curriculum.
  • Have experience designing and building a device (e.g. a small battery-powered car), and performing and documenting laboratory experiments.
  • Become comfortable identifying a system and its interactions with surroundings and using this approach to solve problems.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: ENGRI 1170

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10373MAE 1170  LEC 001

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Tian, Z

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    No wait-list. Enroll in ENGRI 1170 only. No enrollment in MAE 1170. This course is not required for affiliation with M.E.

  • 19638MAE 1170  LAB 411

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 21555MAE 1170  LAB 412

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 10374MAE 1170  LAB 421

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 10375MAE 1170  LAB 431

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 10376MAE 1170  LAB 441

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 10377MAE 1170  LAB 451

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 20003MAE 1170  LAB 452

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Tian, Z

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 19634MAE 1170  LAB 461

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 19635MAE 1170  LAB 471

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 19636MAE 1170  LAB 481

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 19637MAE 1170  LAB 491

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.