DISCUSS IN PAIRS
Why should engineers
follow a code of ethics?
Building Code of Hammurabi
If a builder build a house for
some one, and does not construct
it properly, and the house which
he built fall in and kill its owner,
Numbers, Measurements, and Estimations
ENGR 1603 Class 5
U.S standard decimal notation
Comma indicates three orders of magnitude and the period indicates decimals.
European decimal notation
Period indicates three orders of
Fall 2016: Introduction to Engineering (1603-003)
PLEASE NOTE THE INSTRUCTOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MAKE ANY CHANGES IN THIS SCHEDULE AND/OR TO THE
SYLLABUS AND RELATED DOCUMENTS AS NEEDED.
Class # Date
HW-1, My major
Pursuing a college degree is one of the first priorities that my father always reminds
me to do so. However, when it comes to in what area that I am going to earn my degree was
always a question to be raised i
The Undergraduate Engineering Experience
ENGR 1603 Class 3
The time frame
How long does it take to get your bachelors degree in engineering?
Too long while wading through, too short once youve graduated.
4 or 5 years at an accredited universi
Fall 2016 Introduction to Engineering (ENGR 1603) Project
(20% of course grade)
Part I (60%) Paper:
Due Monday September 26th before 10:05AM (Dropbox titled Project Part 1 in iCollege).
Write a 5 to 10 page paper (double spaced, 12pt Times New Roman font)
HW1: My Major
Explore websites of at least one college you are interested in attending to see what disciplines they offer.
Write a description of the discipline and department that you are most interested in possibly pursuing a degree in. You
ENGR 1603 Class 6
What are engineering estimations?
Also called back-of-the-envelope estimates
An estimate provides useful information when a more detailed analysis
is unnecessary, impractical or impossible because the situation does not
Test 1 Review
ENGR 1603 Class 7
About the test
Questions on iCollege
Bring green (blue) book to do calculations/work
to be submitted after exam
Total of 50 points
Multiple choice, true or false, short answer questions
Can use calculators