ENGS 15: Undergraduate Investigations in Engineering


Offered all terms

15F: Arrange

16W: Arrange

16S: Arrange

16X: Arrange


Permission of department chair (a one-page proposal submission is required and must be submitted for approval prior to the end of the term preceding the term in which the course will be taken)



An original investigation in a phase of science or engineering under the supervision of a member of the staff. Students electing the course will be expected to have a proposal approved by the department chair and to meet weekly with the staff member supervising the investigation. The course is open to undergraduates who are not majoring in engineering. It may be elected only once, or taken as one-third course credit for each of three consecutive terms. A report describing the details of the investigation must be filed with the department chair and approved at the completion of the course.