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CET 221
Engineering Design Fundamentals


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:50


Description
A capstone course for advanced students that requires all civil engineering technologies in the production of a design project. Examines environmental and permit issues for a typical public works project, preliminary engineering and surveying, project prospectus development, design calculations, plan development, specification writing, and cost estimates. Oral and written reports are required. Prerequisites: CET 161 and ENGR& 225.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Understanding of the process of obtaining permits for a typical civil project.
  • Write project prospectus.
  • Preliminary and topographical survey.
  • Knowledge of GPS and total station survey equipment.
  • Solve design problems.
  • Work in a team setting.
  • Schedule and plan work loads for term project.
  • Prepare design and contract documents for term project.

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    CET 221
    Spring 2013
    0438
    Ronald Rooks
    CET 221
    Spring 2012
    0438
    Ronald Rooks
    CET 221
    Spring 2011
    0438
    Maury Fortney, ME, P.E.
    CET 221
    Spring 2009
    0438
    Maury Fortney, ME, P.E.
    CET 221
    Spring 2008
    0438
    Maury Fortney, ME, P.E.


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    X
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.