CIVL 460 Civil Engineering Design, Practice, and Ethics
4 semester hours
An integrated senior design experience which utilizes knowledge from the civil engineering curriculum. In addition to the technical aspects, the designs consider costs, sustainability economics, and environmental factors. Class lectures include discussion of the design process, environmental impact, engineering and professional ethics, the engineering profession, professional practice issues, the role of the engineer in the construction process, and procurement of engineering work. Student project reports and presentations are required.
Lecture, 2 hours; Design Laboratory, 4 hours.
Senior standing required.
University Core fulfilled: Flags: Engaged Learning, Writing.
Prerequisites: CIVL 210 , CIVL 302 , CIVL 305 , CIVL 395 , CIVL 400 , CIVL 406 , CIVL 410 .