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Engineering Associate in Engineering Science

Engineering

Associate in Engineering Science (AES)

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Completion of the A.E.S. degree does not fulfill the requirements of the Illinois Transferable General Education ​Core Curriculum (IAI GECC). A student must complete the general education requirements of the college or university to which she/he transfers.​          
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Details: Associate in Engineering Science (AES)

Transfer Pathway

Credit Hours (CH)

64

Program/Plan Number

0100

Funding Options

Open For Enrollment

Yes
 

Courses

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Prerequisites

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General Education Requirements

22  CH
 
Chemistry
CHEM 201
General Chemistry I 5
Topics include the periodic table of the elements, atomic structure, basic concepts of quantum theory, bonding, stoichiometry of compounds and reactions, thermo-chemistry, the gaseous state, basic concepts of the liquid and solid states, solutions, acids, and bases. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Eligibility for Mathematics 140 or higher and Grade of C or better in Chemistry 121 or one year of high school chemistry, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
English
ENGLISH 101
Composition 3
Development of critical and analytical skills in writing and reading of expository prose. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or RTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
ENGLISH 102
Composition 3
Continuation of English 101. Introduces methods of research and writing of investigative papers. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in English 101.
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
Mathematics
MATH 207
Calculus & Analytic Geometry I 5
Topics include (but are not limited to) the following: limits and continuity of functions; definition of derivative, rate of change, slope; derivatives of polynomial, rational, trigonometric functions, inverse trigonometric functions, exponential, and logarithmic functions; the chain rule; implicit differentiation; applications of the derivative; indeterminate forms and L'H?pital's rules; approximation by differentials; higher-order derivatives; Rolle's Theorem and mean value theorem; antiderivatives and the definite integral including the substitution method; the fundamental theorem of calculus. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Completion of Math 140 & 141 with a C or better, or completion of MATH 143 with a C or better, or ALEKS score of 76+, or COMPASS Algebra 43+ AND College ALG. 51+ AND TRIG. 51+, or ACT Math 24+, or SAT Math 560+ if before 3/1/16 (580+ if after 3/1/16)
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright

Program Core Requirements

31  CH
Engineering
ENGR 190
Computer Applications In Engineering 3
FORTRAN or C with emphasis in engineering and scientific programming languages such as FORTRAN and APT with emphasis on engineering problems encountered in design and manufacturing. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Mathematics placement test, or credit in Mathematics 207 and Engineering 131.
Offered at: Harry S Truman Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
Mathematics
MATH 208
Calculus & Analytic Geometry II 5
Topics include (but are not limited to) the following: applications of the integral; area, physics applications, a rigorous analytic approach to the definitions and properties of logarithmic, exponential functions, and introduction of hyperbolic functions; techniques of integration, including numerical methods, integration by parts, trigonometric substitution, and partial fractions; improper integrals; sequences and series, convergence tests, Taylor and Maclaurin series; parametric equations; polar coordinates and equations of curves, Cartesian, and polar equations of conic sections. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in Math 207, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
MATH 209
Calculus & Analytic Geometry III 5
Topics include (but are not limited to) the following: geometry of the three-dimensional space; equations and graphs of quadratic surfaces; vectors in 2 and 3 dimensions, vector operations; lines and planes in space; calculus of vector valued functions, curvature of curves, Frenet frame vectors, planes, and lines; functions of more than one variable, partial derivatives; the differential, directional derivatives, gradients; extreme values and saddle points of functions of two variables; double and triple integrals, evaluation and applications; using substitution methods that include cylindrical, spherical coordinates, as well as more general transformations. Evaluation of double, and triple integration; line integrals, and their applications; fundamental theorem of line integrals; Green?s theorem; surface integrals, and their applications; Stokes? theorem; divergence theorem. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in Math 208, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
MATH 210
Differential Equations 3
A first course in ordinary differential equations: solutions of first order and first degree differential equations, linear differential equations with constant co-efficients. Linear differential equations of higher order, special differential equations of second order and differential equations of first order but not of first degree. Numerical methods, series solutions and applications included. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in Math 208, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
Physics
PHYSICS 235
Engineering Physics I: Mechanics & Wave Motion 5
Exploration of the laws of mechanics and wave motion using calculus to analyze practical and theoretical problems. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in Math 207, OR concurrent enrollment in Math 207 and Eligibility for English 101 OR Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
PHYSICS 236
Engineering Physics II: Electricity & Magnetism 5
Exploration of electricity and magnetism as they relate to fields, forces and energy using calculus to analyze theoretical and practical problems in lecture and laboratory. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in Physics 235, and Math 207 and Eligibility for English 101 or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
PHYSICS 237
Engineering Physics III: Heat light and Modern Physics 5
Exploration of the laws of heat, light, and modern physics and analysis of practical and theoretical problems through the use of calculus. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in Math 207 and Physics 235, and Eligibility for English 101 or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright

Additional Requirements

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Elective Program Requirements

11  CH
​Students must select a minimum of 11 credit hours from the following courses:
Chemistry
CHEM 203
General Chemistry II 5
Topics include equilibrium, acid-base equilibria, solubility equilibria, kinetics, thermodynamics, electrochemistry, coordination compounds, nuclear chemistry and descriptive topics in organic chemistry. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in Chemistry 201, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
Engineering
ENGR 111
Intro To The Engineering Profession 2
History of engineering profession, engineer's role in a technological society, his/her work, and the relationship of engineering to other professions. Includes study of general and related areas, ethics and responsibility of engineers and guidance. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Harry S Truman Richard J. Daley
ENGR 131
Engineering Graphics & Intro to Design 3
Graphics, both manual and computer-aided drafting and design. Introduction to design techniques in graphics and multi-view drawing, auxiliary views, selecting, tolerance dimensioning, and technical sketching. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:ENGR 111 or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harry S Truman Richard J. Daley
ENGR 206
Elements of Mechanics-Statics 3
Rigid bodies, fluid statics, friction, moments of inertia, centroids, and virtual work. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in Physics 235 AND Mathematics 208 OR Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Richard J. Daley
ENGR 215
Electrical Circuit Analysis 5
Basic electric circuits, Nodal and Mesh analysis. Voltage and current laws, circuit analysis techniques and superposition. Operational amplifiers. RL, RC, and RLC circuits. Frequency response, resonance, AC power analysis. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in Physics 236, Math 209 and credit or concurrent enrollment in Math 210 (Differential Equations).
Offered at: Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
ENGR 250-1
Engineering Projects 2
Projects of experimental and analytical nature to stimulate creativity; recommended scheduling and integrating subject material with selected engineering courses. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in ENGR 202, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Kennedy-King Richard J. Daley
Physics
PHYSICS 215
Statics 3
Rigid bodies, fluid statics, friction, moments of inertia, centroids, and virtual work. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in (Physics 235 and Math 208), or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
PHYSICS 216
Dynamics 3
Problems in kinematics, dynamics of a particle and a system of particles, dynamics of a rigid body, work, energy, small oscillations, and general plane motion. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in (Physics 235 and Mathematics 208), or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
PHYSICS 217
Mechanics Of Materials 3
Study of elastic and inelastic relationships of external forces acting on deformable bodies. Includes stresses and deformations produced by tension and compression, torsion and bending, combined stresses, buckling, repeated loads, impact, and influence of properties of materials. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in Physics 215, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright

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