Topics for Discussion

Panel II: Freshmen Engineering Programs


1.         What is the philosophy behind your Freshman Program?


2.         Is the first year (or semester or quarter) common to ALL engineering students?


3.         Should the Freshman Engineering curriculum be INTEGRATED with Math and Science (and English and History and ...)?


4.         Do the freshmen have the skills needed to do engineering design?


5.         What content is introduced in the Freshman year?


6.         What level of competency is required to be placed into the Freshman Engineering courses?


7.         What level of accomplishment must be achieved by students to be enrolled at the JUNIOR level in an engineering major?