GEC523101 General of Chemistry
This is an introductory course covering basic concepts in general chemistry. The course is designed for students in nursing, home economics, agriculture, biology, and other areas that require a broad introduction to general and inorganic chemistry.
OAP523102 Office Application
The content is organized into three main stages, for the subject Ms. Word manage the page layout and put any texts, pictures with formats while Ms. Excel focus on formula, calculation and finally prepare for publication.
Improve your English skills and communicate accurately and effectively with the General English program. Develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills, and more with this full-day intensive program. Or if you want to learn English while having time to visit local cities and attractions, the Semi-Intensive English program offers the perfect balance of classroom time and exploration, with classes in the foundation put your improving English to use.
A general introduction to some of the fundamental questions, texts, and methods of philosophy. Multiple topics will be covered, and may include the existence of God, the nature of mind and body, free will, ethics and political philosophy, knowledge and skepticism.
ENP523105 Engineering Physics
This course provides a conceptually-based exposure to the fundamental principles and processes of the physical world. Topics include basic concepts of motion, forces, energy, heat, electricity, magnetism, and the structure of matter and the universe. Upon completion, students should be able to describe examples and applications of the principles studied. Laboratory experiments and computer-based exercises enhance and consolidate the understanding of basic physical principles and applications. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement general education core requirement in natural sciences/mathematics.
ECA523106 Electronic Circuit Analysis
ECA523316 Electronic Circuit Analysis
ECA523422 Electronic Circuit Analysis
Introduction to modeling, analysis, and design of circuits and electronics using lumped circuit models for sources, resistors, capacitors, inductors, diodes and transistors. Introduction to the vocabulary, language, tools, and problem solving techniques used in electrical engineering. Exploration of the role circuits and electronics play in the context of career choices, societal needs, the environment, and ethical considerations.
ENE523107 Environmental Engineering
An introduction to Environmental Engineering and the basic methods and principles used in the analysis and design of physical processes; units, dimensions, and measurement; mass balances; introduction to the WATSTAR computing environment; use of word processing, spreadsheet, and database software; WHMIS; laboratory on visual communication (joint with CH E students) is included.
ENM523109 Engineering Mechanics
This subject provides an introduction to the mechanics of materials and structures. You will be introduced to and become familiar with all relevant physical properties and fundamental laws governing the behavior of materials and structures and you will learn how to solve a variety of problems of interest to civil and environmental engineers. While there will be a chance for you to put your mathematical skills obtained in 18.01, 18.02, and eventually 18.03 to use in this subject, the emphasis is on the physical understanding of why a material or structure behaves the way it does in the engineering design of materials and structures.
TED523110 Technical Drawing
TED523311 Technical Drawing
This course involves an introductory experience in technical drawing as a tool of technical communication. Emphases are on development of basic drafting skills, visualization and solving graphical problems.
ENM523312 Engineering Mathematics
ENM523418 Engineering Mathematics
Mathematical models are used to understand, predict and optimise engineering systems. Many of these systems are deterministic and are modelled using differential equations. Others are random in nature and are analysed using probability theory and statistics. This course provides an introduction to differential equations and their solutions and to probability and statistics, and relates the theory to physical systems and simple real world applications. Topics covered are: Ordinary differential equations, including first and second order equations and series solutions; Fourier series; partial differential equations, including the heat equation, the wave equation, Laplace's equation and separation of variables; probability and statistical methods, including sampling and probability, descriptive statistics, random variables and probability distributions, mean and variance, linear combinations of random variables, statistical inference for means and proportions and linear regression.
DIL523313 Digital Logic
The student will develop the ability to design both combinational and sequential digital logic circuits. He will learn to design with common library hardware components.
A student who successfully fulfills the course requirements will have demonstrated an ability to:
- Design combinational and sequential circuits using Boolean algebra.
- Design combinational and sequential circuits using Karnaugh Maps.
- Work with the various Complement Arithmetic Systems used for hardware arithmetic.
- Understand elementary Boolean codes.
- Work with the commonly encountered hardware library modules.
- Design with Complex Programmable Logic, ROM, RAM, and Field-Programmable Gate Arrays.
ELE523314 Electrical Engineering
ntroduction to the basic principles of electrical and computer engineering through hands-on activity. Course includes fundaments of programming using Matlab, applied to electrical and computer engineering problems.
ECE523315 Electronic Engineering
ECE523421 Electronic Engineering
These are the courses you will take in addition to the core coursework of your Electronic Engineering Technology Systems degree. Through this targeted curriculum, you can bring circuit hardware and programming languages together to design, build, and troubleshoot electronic circuits by hand, create essential simulations to validate circuit designs, and develop employer-valued skills.
CAD523417 AutoCAD Design
This course provides students with a broad introduction into 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and modeling with a focus on construction- and architecture-specific applications. Students will learn how to use industry-leading CAD software programs (Autodesk AutoCAD and Google SketchUp) to model construction projects, and then create and distribute basic, industry-standard architectural drawings.
COS523419 Communication System
This course will cover fundamentals of digital communications and networking. We will study the basics of information theory, sampling and quantization, coding, modulation, signal detection and system performance in the presence of noise. The study of data networking will include multiple access, reliable packet transmission, routing and protocols of the internet. The concepts taught in class will be discussed in the context of aerospace communication systems: aircraft communications, satellite communications, and deep space communications.
MAP523420 Mathlab Programming
This course provides an aggressively gentle introduction to MATLAB®. It is designed to give students fluency in MATLAB, including popular toolboxes. The course consists of interactive lectures with students doing sample MATLAB problems in real time. Problem-based MATLAB assignments are given which require significant time on MATLAB.
This course is offered during the Independent Activities Period (IAP), which is a special 4-week term at MIT that runs from the first week of January until the end of the month.
CON523523 Computer Network
This course primarily aims to acquaint the student with basic computer and communication networking technologies and the layered approach that makes design, implementation and operation of computer and communication networks possible. At the same time, concepts of network performance are introduced and the performances of some classical networking architecture are analyzed.
This course is an introduction to the principles, design, and applications of optoelectronic devices. The course begins with a description of the interaction of light with semiconductor materials in a p-n junction configuration. This includes the phenomena of absorption, electroluminescence, and stimulated emission. The distinction between direct and indirect compound semiconductors materials is noted. Basic devices are then described: photodiodes, light emitting diodes (LEDs), semiconductor optical amplifiers, and laser diodes are then describe ed. Array detectors, including complementary metal-oxide -semiconductor (CMOS) and charge -coupled devices (CCD) arrays, and array LEDs are then introduced. Basic specifications and applications of each of these devices are described, including solar cells, imaging with array detectors, and LED displays.
CPL523525 C Programming Language
CPL523631 C Programming Language
CPL523733 C Programming Language
This course provides a thorough introduction to the C programming language, the workhorse of the UNIX operating system and lingua franca of embedded processors and micro-controllers. The first two weeks will cover basic syntax and grammar, and expose students to practical programming techniques. The remaining lectures will focus on more advanced concepts, such as dynamic memory allocation, concurrency and synchronization, UNIX signals and process control, library development and usage. Daily programming assignments and weekly laboratory exercises are required. Knowledge of C is highly marketable for summer internships, UROPs, and full-time positions in software and embedded systems development.
This course introduces the programming, architecture and interfacing of the Intel 80x86 microprocessors for the last year students who had previous knowledge in both computer hardware and software.
- A student, after successfully passing this course will be able to:
- understand the main components and working principals of the Intel 80x86 microprocessor
- program and debug in assembly language
- understand the basic computer architecture
- understand the memory organization and memory interfacing
- perform input/output device programming in assembly
- understand the hardware and software interrupts and their applications.
- understand the properties and interfacing of the parallel and serial ports
COE523527 Control Engineering
COE523631 Control Engineering
The course studies dynamic systems encountered in a variety of instrumentation and mechatronic systems. It will look at the modelling of such systems and the response of these systems to a disturbance. In addition, the control of dynamic systems using feedback and the design of control systems using different design techniques will be studied.
ECD523528 Electronic Circuit Design
ECD523632 Electronic Circuit Design
Introduction to theory, analysis and design of electric circuits. Voltage, current, power, energy, resistance, capacitance, inductance. Kirchhoff's laws node analysis, mesh analysis, Thevenin's theorem, Norton's theorem, steady state and transient analysis , AC, DC, phasors, operational amplifiers, transfer functions.
POE523629 Power Electronics
POE523734 Power Electronics
This course covered include: modeling, analysis, and control techniques; design of power circuits including inverters, rectifiers, and DC-DC converters; analysis and design of magnetic components and filters; and characteristics of power semiconductor devices. Numerous application examples will be presented such as motion control systems, power supplies, and radio-frequency power amplifiers. The course is worth 6 engineering design points.
EMS523735 Embedded System
EMS523841 Embedded System
In this class, the fundamentals of embedded system hardware and firmware design will be explored. Issues such as embedded processor selection, hardware/firmware partitioning, glue logic, circuit design, circuit layout, circuit debugging, development tools, firmware architecture, firmware design, and firmware debugging will be discussed. The Intel 8051, a very popular microcontroller, will be studied. The architecture and instruction set of the microcontroller will be discussed, and a wirewrapped microcontroller board will be built and debugged by each student. The course will culminate with a significant final project which will extend the base microcontroller board completed earlier in the course. Learning may be supplemented with periodic guest lectures by embedded systems engineers from industry. Depending on the interests of the students, other topics may be covered.
AED523736 Advanced Electronic Design
AED523842 Advanced Electronic Design
Power electronic semiconductors, switch mode power converters, motor drives & their control. Digital signal interfacing, including optoelectronic & transceivers. Precision analog signal conditioning. High speed & low power techniques. Practical circuit construction & testing techniques.
PRM523737 Project Management
This course develops a foundation of concepts and solutions that supports the planning, scheduling, controlling, resource allocation, and performance measurement activities required for successful completion of a project.
REM523738 Research Methodology
This course will provide an opportunity for participants to establish or advance their understanding of research throughcritical exploration of research language, ethics, and approaches. The course introduces the language of research, ethical principles and challenges, and the elements of the research process within quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods approaches. Participants will use these theoretical underpinnings to begin to critically review literature relevant to their field or interests and determine how research findings are useful in forming their understanding of their work, social, local and global environment.
EFW523839 Electromagnetic Field and Wave
ECE 303 is a comprehensive undergraduate course on electromagnetic fields and waves. Topics covered include Maxwell’s equations, electrostatics and magnetostatics, fields of charge distributions, fields near conductors, method of images, material polarization and dielectrics, fields of current distributions, electric and magnetic dipoles, power and energy in electromagnetism, electromagnetic work, electrodynamics, electromagnetic waves, wave polarization, wave propagation in isotropic and anisotropic media, wave propagation in plasmas, reflection, transmission, and refraction of waves at media interfaces, wave propagation in periodic structures and photonic bandgaps, guided waves in transmission lines, microwave circuits and smith charts, transients in transmission lines, metallic waveguides, dielectric waveguides, radiation and antennas, wire antennas, antenna arrays, diffraction, aperture antennas.
SIP523840 Signal Processing
This course was developed in 1987 by the MIT Center for Advanced Engineering Studies. It was designed as a distance-education course for engineers and scientists in the workplace.
Advances in integrated circuit technology have had a major impact on the technical areas to which digital signal processing techniques and hardware are being applied. A thorough understanding of digital signal processing fundamentals and techniques is essential for anyone whose work is concerned with signal processing applications.
Digital Signal Processing begins with a discussion of the analysis and representation of discrete-time signal systems, including discrete-time convolution, difference equations, the z-transform, and the discrete-time Fourier transform. Emphasis is placed on the similarities and distinctions between discrete-time. The course proceeds to cover digital network and nonrecursive (finite impulse response) digital filters. Digital Signal Processing concludes with digital filter design and a discussion of the fast Fourier transform algorithm for computation of the discrete Fourier transform.
TES523843 Telecommunication Engineering Systems
A telecommunications Engineer provides engineering and technical telecommunications support for state-wide LAN, WAN and frame relay systems. Designs, plans, configures, implements, controls, monitors and maintains a multi-user, multi-site network in a client server environment. Seeks innovative and state-of-the-art solutions to develop the highest level of responsiveness, production and functionality from the network infrastructure investment. Work performed: Manages a multi-site telecommunications environment to provide network connectivity and stability for court operations and the case management application. Monitors the network for errors that are transparent to users. Resolves problems with the network, including routers, frame relay and modem connection. Orders, or oversees the ordering of, all the hardware and vendor service. Develops technical documentation to incorporate configurations for capacity planning and budget submissions.