Apr 4th 2016

Exploring Engineering (

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Are you considering a career in engineering? Are you fascinated by what engineers do? In this pre-college course, you will gain an understanding of the various fields of engineering and explore the engineering design process, from conceptual design and optimal choice evaluation to project construction.

This introductory course is open to all, but specifically designed for high-school students. It is a recommended prerequisite for Brown University’s online pre-college courses focusing on specific engineering fields, including materials engineering, biomedical engineering, and renewable energy.

Students do not need to purchase any texts or materials for this course.

This course is designed so you do something everyday.

Day 1. Course Introduction

Day 2. Meet Engineers

Day 3. Design and Sketch

Day 4. CAD Fun

Day 5-7. Build a Prototype

Day 8. Test Prototype

Day 9. Reflect

Day 10. Submit Review

Day 11.Roadmap Your Career

Day 12. Course Conclusion