MECH 1003 - Intro. to Mechanical Eng. Tech., 3 Credits
This course prepares students who are new to the mechanical engineering technology field for success at the college level. Topics covered include mechanical engineering technology as a career, engineering library usage, problem solving techniques, measurement systems, right triangle geometry, dimensional analysis, significant figures, unit conversion, and data collection and analysis. Career options and opportunities will be presented using guest speakers from industry. Students will produce professional process documentation, organized solutions to basic engineering problems, engineering diagrams, and engineering presentations.