Industry-like experience emphasizing technical, project management and personal development. Students working in teams will complete a sizeable hardware, or hardware related software project. Proposal process, design concept. detailed design, implementation and test. Important "real-life" skills such as teamwork, project management, communication, ethics and engineering professionalism.
This ECE capstone course is designed to offer a culminating design experience with emphasis on technical, project management and professional development. Industry feedback has indicated a need for students with a sound technical foundation as well personal development and proposal management skills. These skills are best learned by practice, and this two semester capstone will optimize this learning and make our graduating students uniquely qualified to jump start their industrial career, or to pursue an advanced degree. Must be taken in a two-semester consecutive sequence.
Percentage of Course
|1. Proposal Process||10%|
|2. Design Concept||20%|
|3. Design Implementation * Detailed Design||20%|
|4. Project Management||10%|
|6. Professional and Ethical Development||20%|