Aug 11, 2022  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
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CE 4020 - Senior Design Project III

2 lecture hours 2 lab hours 3 credits
Course Description
This is the third course in the senior design sequence, in which each student team works on a design project from conception through implementation and testing. Teams meet regularly with the instructor to track technical and project management issues. Written reports and oral presentations are required. (prereq: CE 4010  taken in the same academic year)
Course Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
  • Work effectively and demonstrate initiative as a project team member
  • Communicate project status and technical content in oral and written form to coworkers and management
  • Communicate appropriate project aspects to a variety of customers in a public forum
  • Manage project resources, risks, and contingency plans
  • Identify and address relevant engineering standards and constraints in a design project context
  • Prepare appropriate documentation for a complex project
  • Design, implement, and test hardware components and systems, if appropriate
  • Design, implement, and test software components and systems, if appropriate

Prerequisites by Topic

Course Topics
  • Course introduction, report and presentation requirements
  • Team status meetings with advisor and client (if there is an identified client)
  • Poster preparation
  • Student Project Show presentation
  • Senior debriefing

Dr. Eric Durant

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