MAE 2250

MAE 2250

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

A hands-on introduction to the mechanical design process, from conceptualization through prototype construction and testing. Design projects provide experience in basic prototyping skills using machine tools, 3D printing and laser cutting, as needed, as well as basic instruction in CAD and technical sketching.

When Offered Spring.

Fees Course fee: TBA.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: ENGRD 2020. Prerequisite or corequisite: MAE 2030.

  • Students will be familiar with the product realization process and its documentation.
  • Be able to formulate and solve simple mathematical models to analyze a design.
  • Appreciate wider issues of design including ethics, liability, safety, environmental and safe disposal.
  • Be able to run simple tests of their designs.
  • Be familiar with basic oral communication and documentation techniques.
  • Be familiar with basic tools of design and manufacturing, such as CAD and machine tools.
  • Be cognizant of safety in manufacturing.
  • Function effectively in a team.

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 10574 MAE 2250   LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: ENGRD 2020. Prerequisite or co-requisite: ENGRD 2030. Enrollment limited to: M.E. students and to students intending to affiliate in M.E.

  • 10575 MAE 2250   LAB 411

  • 10576 MAE 2250   LAB 421

  • 10577 MAE 2250   LAB 431

  • 10578 MAE 2250   LAB 441

  • 10579 MAE 2250   LAB 451