Feb 08, 2023  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CV 8900 - Capstone Project I

1 lecture hours 0 lab hours 3 credits
Course Description
This is the first of a three-course sequence (with CV 8910 and CV 8920) which comprise the independent capstone project of the Master of Science in Civil Engineering program.  The student will complete a project that presents a comprehensive solution to a civil engineering problem.  The problem is to be formulated by the student under the supervision of a faculty advisor.  The project may be based on the student’s industrial experience, consist of physical research, or consist of an analytic solution.  The project must be approved by the Master of Science in Civil Engineering program director and the CAECM Department chairperson.  Satisfactory progress and completion of the capstone project is to be determined by an academic committee consisting of the faculty advisor and two faculty members.  This course is graded on a S/U basis. (prereq: consent of the MSCV Program Director)
Course Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
  • Complete an independent research project

Prerequisites by Topic
  • Civil Engineering

Course Topics
  • Determined by student and faculty advisor

Dr. Frank Mahuta

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