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Exploring Engineering

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Course DatesWeeksMeeting TimesStatusInstructor(s)CRN
May 19, 2014 - June 02, 20142OnlineOpenKaren HaberstrohN/A

Course Description

Are you considering a career in engineering? Are you fascinated by what engineers do?

In this free, open course, you will gain an understanding of the various fields of engineering and explore the engineering design process, from conceptual design and optimal choice evaluation to project construction and the need for engineering ethics.

This introductory course is a recommended prerequisite for Brown’s online pre-college Engineering courses, which focus on the specific fields of biomedical engineering, materials engineering, and renewable energy.

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Course Fee: There is no fee for this course.

Learn more and register here starting March 28th!

Related courses: Biomedical Engineering: Design of Tissue-Engineered Materials; Materials Engineering: Using Nanotechnology to Design a Space Elevator; Renewable Energy: Wind Turbine Design.

You might also be interested in: Do You Want to Be an Engineer? (on campus course)