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BAS-ET Course Descriptions

Year Three - Fall Quarter

Introduction to limits, derivatives, higher-order derivatives and implicit differentiation. Applications involving maximums and minimums, and related-rates. Analysis of graphs of functions. Prerequisites: MATH& 142 with a "C" (2.0) or better or appropriate placement score.

Year Three - Winter Quarter

Fundamental concepts, techniques and applications of risk analysis and risk-informed decision making for engineering students. An introduction to lock-out tag procedures, electrical arc flash protection, personal protection equipment (PPE) safety gear, and hands-on safety training.

Year Three - Spring Quarter

Calculus of parametric and polar functions. Vector operations, calculus of vector-valued functions, analysis of motion in three dimensions. Sequences, series, Taylor polynomials, and Power Series. Prerequisites: MATH&152 with a grade of "C" (2.0) or better or appropriate placement score.

Year Four - Fall Quarter

Modeling and analysis of dynamic systems and introductions to feedback control. Topics include dynamic modeling and response of mechanical, electrical, fluid and thermal systems; and feedback control sytems analysis. Students will build upon skills learned in prior courses that enables them to draw conclusions about complex problems and provide solutions. Prerequisites: ENGR&214, ELTRO 240, ELEC 225 or ELTRO 121. 

Year Four - Winter Quarter

Analysis of hydraulic control components and systems. Topics include pumps, valves, actuators, and industrial and mobile control systems.

Year Four - Spring Quarter

Supervised on-the-job training with a manufacturer, processor, or related industrial firm. Students will need a letter of recommendation and faculty director permission.