Independent study, 1 to 5 undergraduate hours. May be repeated.
No specific topics – independent study design projects defined by the student, student team, and/or faculty advisor/instructor.
ME 199 DES: Interdisciplinary student design project. Multiple interdisciplinary design projects involving project teams, to provide a design project experience over consecutive semesters. Projects may include, but are not limited to, those from student societies, Engineering Open House, MechSE faculty, and College of Engineering. Completion of three consecutive semesters may be used to satisfy 3 hours of Technical Elective credit requirement; for students who entered the Mechanical Engineering or Engineering Mechanics program as freshmen. The sequence must be initiated no later than the third semester of residence. Students not meeting the Technical Elective criteria may use the course work for free elective credit.
ME 199 SAE: As above but specific section for Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE). Design/Build/Compete projects – Formula SAE, Baja SAE, and Formula Electric SAE.
ME: Free elective, with curriculum options.
EM: Free elective.