Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2021

     

MECH 407 001 (CRN: 10028)

CAPSTONE DESIGN PROJECT I

Long Title: CAPSTONE DESIGN PROJECT I
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Instructor: Elliott, Matthew
Meeting: 8:30AM - 9:50AM MWF HRZ 210 (23-AUG-2021 - 3-DEC-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture/Laboratory
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 4
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: MECH 343 AND (MECH 350 OR MECH 401) AND MECH 481
Section Max Enrollment: 0 (permission required)
Section Enrolled: 58
Enrollment data as of: 16-OCT-2021 4:04PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: An interdisciplinary capstone design experience in mechanical engineering. This course provides an opportunity for students to apply knowledge and skills acquired in previous courses to the solution of a realistic engineering problem. Teams of students will specify, design, and build a system to meet a prescribed set of requirements. The topics covered in this course will include design methodology, effective teamwork, project management, documentation, and presentation skills. Must complete MECH 408 to receive credit for MECH 407. Required for mechanical engineering majors in B.S. program.