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ENG 177 ST1 - Tech & Civic Engmnt Scholars

Last offered Fall 2024

Official Description

Provides first-year students with opportunities to participate in interdisciplinary courses designed to help explore what is means to be an engineer and develop skills required in the engineering workplace, be it team dynamics, leadership skills, intercultural competency, or communication techniques. Students will explore topic areas offered as separate sections under the course heading. Each section uses a hands-on, interactive, discussion/team-based approach. The courses use active learning exercises in addition to reflections, readings, and project work. Course Information: May be repeated in the same or separate terms for a maximum of 4 hours.

Section Description

Learn from experts on the importance of technology in civic engagement. Explore how valuable engineering skills can be used to improve communities in many ways, from voting to transportation. This course will include at least one paid trip to a special tech conference in Chicago.
Tech & Civic Engmnt ScholarsST171609LCD11300 - 1350 M  2025 Campus Instructional Facility Kimberly Powers