EML 4551: Senior Capstone Design I
Course Description for Senior Capstone Design I
Senior Capstone Design I
Prerequisite: EML 3015, EML 4320C, EML 4501 and ENC 3250; consent of Department.
Description: This course is the first part of a two-semester team design project. Teams are responsible for preparing a project proposal including a problem statement and need identification, concept generation and down selection and a project design. Teams are further required to develop and demonstrate a proof of concept or prototype. Project management concepts such as project scheduling, budgets and economic analysis will be emphasized in the course. Additional topics covered include risk assessment, time value of money, cost benefit analysis, ethics, safety, and intellectual property such as copyrights, trademarks and patents. A final project proposal and oral presentation is required.
Course Fees: $40