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Engineering Technology (EGT)

EGT-114 Introduction to Engineering Technology, 3 cr.
This course helps students explore the different areas of engineering and engineering technology. This course gives students a basic understanding of how to create and read engineering drawings. This course will also prepare students, using sketching, to extend perceptual and visualization skills which in turn will later serve the student in producing CAD drawings and in the design process.
EGT-117 Fluid Power Fundamentals, 2 cr.
This course will introduce students to the basic principles and components of fluid power systems. Students will also learn how to read fluid power schematics and troubleshoot basic systems.
EGT-139 Statics Engineering, 3 cr.
Statics Engineering is a course normally taken by engineering students or those seeking employment in engineering firms.  In statics, one studies methods for the determination of support forces and relationships between internal force distributions and external loads for stationary structures.  Co-requisite: PHY-212
EGT-146 Basic Hydraulics, 3 cr.
This course will introduce students to the basic structure and application of hydraulics.  Students will also learn how to read hydraulic schematics and troubleshoot basic hydraulic components.
EGT-932 Engineering Technology Practicum, 5 cr.
Provides on-the-job learning experience in the engineering-tech industry.  Prerequisite: Completion of Term 1 and Term 2 courses.
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