CEE 5970

CEE 5970

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

Develops a working knowledge of risk terminology and reliability engineering, analytic tools and models used to analyze safety, environmental and technological risks, and social and psychological risk issues. Discussions address life risks in the United States historical accidents, natural hazards, threat assessment, transportation risks, industrial accidents, waste incineration, air pollution modeling, public health, regulatory policy, risk communication, and risk management.

When Offered Spring.

Permission Note Enrollment limited to: senior or graduate standing.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: introduction to probability and statistics (e.g., CEE 3040, ENGRD 2700, ILRST 2100, BTRY 3010, or AEM 2100); two semesters of calculus; or permission of instructor.

  • Students' should gain an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering.
  • Students' should gain an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
  • Students' should gain an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
  • Students' should gain the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context.
  • Students' should gain a knowledge of contemporary issues.

View Enrollment Information

  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CEE 6970TOX 5970

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10411 CEE 5970   LEC 001