Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science



Electrical Engineering Showcase Curriculum


2012-2013

Fall Semester First YearHours CreditSpring Semester First YearHours Credit
EF 151 or 157 Engineering Fundamentals 4 EF 152 or 158 Engineering Fundamentals 4
English 101 English Comp I 3 English 102 English Comp II 3
COSC 102 Programming 4 COSC 160 Computer Organization 4
Mathematics 141 Calculus I 4 Mathematics 142 Calculus II 4
First Year Total: 30 Hours
Fall Semester Second YearHours CreditSpring Semester Second YearHours Credit
ECE 201 Circuits I 3 ECE 202 Circuits II 3
Math 251 Matrix Algebra 3 ECE 255 Logic 3
Math 231 Differential Eqns. I 3 Math 241 Calculus III 4
Chemistry 120 or 128 4 ECE 313 Eng. Appl. of Probability 3
Physics 231 Electricity & Magnetism 3 Physics 232 Wave Motion, Optics, & Modern 4
Second Year Total: 33 Hours
Fall Semester Third YearHours CreditSpring Semester Third YearHours Credit
ECE 315 Signals & Systems I 3 ECE 316 Signals & Systems II 3
ECE 325 Elec Energy Sys Comp 3 ECE 336 Electronics II 3
ECE 335 Electronics I 3 ECE 342 Communications 3
ECE 341 Elec Mag Fields 3 Social Science Elective 3
ECE 395 Junior Seminar 1 Arts & Humanities Elective 3
Social Science Elective 3    
Third Year Total: 31 Hours
Fall Semester Fourth YearHours CreditSpring Semester Fourth YearHours Credit
3ECE 4xx Senior Elective 3 3ECE 4xx Senior Elective 3
3ECE 4xx Senior Elective 3 2Technical Elective 3
3ECE 4xx Senior Elective 3 2Technical Elective 3
4Engineering Fundamentals 402 1 ECE 400 Senior Design 5
1Arts & Humanities Elective 3 1Cultures & Civilizations Elective 3
1Cultures & Civilizations Elective 3    
FourthYear Total: 33 Hours
Grand Total: 127 Hours

THE EECS DEPARTMENT NOW REQUIRES AT LEAST A 'C' IN EVERY ECE COURSE, CS COURSE AND REQUIRED MATH COURSES USED FOR THE EE, CpE, and CS DEGREES.

1 Can be taken at any time. 
2 COSC 140, COSC 311 or MATH 300, COSC 370; CHEM 130; IE 405; MSE 201, MSE 410; ME 231, ME 321, ME 331, ME 344; NE 342 or NE 347. 
3 Acceptable senior electrical and computer engineering sequences are ECE 415-ECE 416, ECE 421-ECE 422, ECE 431-ECE 432, ECE 431-ECE 433, ECE 441-ECE 442, ECE 443-ECE 446, ECE 451-ECE 453, ECE 451-ECE 454, ECE 451-ECE 455, ECE 453-ECE 454, ECE 471-ECE 472, ECE 481-ECE 482. 
4 Engineering Fundamentals 157 and 158 are Honors versions of Engineering Fundamentals and students in the Honors Program are not required to take Engineering Fundamentals 402.


2009-2010

Fall Semester First YearHours CreditSpring Semester First YearHours Credit
English 101 English Comp I 3 English 102 English Comp II 3
Chemistry 120 General Chemistry 4 ECE 206 Programming 4
Mathematics 141* Calculus I 4 Mathematics 142* Calculus II 4
EF 151 or 1574 Engineering Fundamentals 4 EF 152 or 1584 Engineering Fundamentals 4
EF 105 Engineering Fundamentals 1    
First Year Total: 31 Hours
Fall Semester Second YearHours CreditSpring Semester Second YearHours Credit
ECE 255 Logic 4 Math 241 Calculus III 4
Math 231 Differential Equations I 3 Math 200 Matrix Computations 1
Physics 231* Electricity and Magnetism 3 ECE 300 Circuits 5
Philosophy 241*, 243*, or 244* 3 ECE 313 Engineering Applications of Probability 3
    Physics 232* Waves, Optics, Mod. Physics 4
Second Year Total: 30 Hours
1st Semester Third YearHours Credit2nd Semester Third YearHours Credit
ECE 315 Signals & Systems I 3 ECE 316 Signals & Systems II 3
ECE 325 Elec Energy Sys Comp 4 ECE 336 Electronics II 3
ECE 335 Electronics I 4 ECE 355 Computer Sys Fund 3
ECE 341 Elec Mag Fields 3 ECE 342 Communications 3
ECE 395 Junior Seminar 1 1Social Science Elective* 3
1Social Science Elective* 3    
Third Year Total: 33 Hours
Fall Semester Fourth YearHours CreditSpring Semester Fourth YearHours Credit
3ECE 4xx Senior Elective 3 3ECE 4xx Senior Elective 3
3ECE 4xx Senior Elective 3 2Technical Elective 3
3ECE 4xx Senior Elective 3 2Technical Elective 3
4Engineering Fundamentals 402 1 ECE 400 Senior Design 5
1Arts & Humanities Elective* 3 1Cultures & Civilizations Elective* 3
1Cultures & Civilizations Elective* 3    
Fourth Year Total: 33 Hours
Grand Total: 127 Hours

THE EECS DEPARTMENT NOW REQUIRES AT LEAST A 'C' IN EVERY ECE COURSE, CS COURSE AND REQUIRED MATH COURSES USED FOR THE EE, CpE, and CS DEGREES.

*Meets University General Education Requirement
1 Can be taken at any time
2 Engineering Technical Electives: Chemistry 130; Materials Science and Engineering 201, 410; Mechanical Engineering 231, 321, 331, 344; Nuclear Engineering 342; Industrial Engineering 405
3 Acceptable Senior Electrical and Computer Engineering Sequences: 415-416, 421-422, 431-433, 441-442, 443-446, 451-452, 471-472, 481-482
4 Engineering Fundamentals 157 and 158 are Honors versions of Engineering Fundamentals and students in the Honors Program are not required to take Engineering Fundamentals 402.


 

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