This course is designed to facilitate a successful transition to college and engineering tools and strategies needed as freshmen in Electrical, Electromechanical, and Computer Engineering Technology programs. The course focuses on orientation to college, academic success strategies, professional development, and an introduction to a degree program. Topics include student rights and responsibilities; student grading and graduation requirements; campus/site resources; time management; note taking; introduction to career opportunities, and program-specific topics. This course provides hands-on experience using technical software and creating technical documentation using many different software programs including MS Word, Excel, LabVIEW, and MultiSim. Topics include terminology, layout, chart creation, effective chart usage, and integrating text and graphics.
3 hours of lab per week
[Course fee: $90]