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ENGR 304 How Things Work

Units: 3

Hours: 36 hours LEC; 54 hours LAB

Prerequisite: None.

Advisory: MATH 100

Transferable: CSU; UC

This course covers how everyday things and technologies operate and is designed primarily for non-science students or anyone interested in learning about technology. The basic scientific principles behind the technology will be explored. Systems studied will include mechanical, electrical, thermal, optical and others. Students will gain hands-on experience with basic machines and technologies during lab.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

APPLY THE SCIENTIFIC METHOD TO DEMONSTRATE HOW MODERN TECHNOLOGY WORKS AND IS DEVELOPED. (SLO 1)