2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
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2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENTE 215 - Material Science

3 CR
This course is intended to introduce the student to the materials used in engineering/industry and their properties. The types of material studied will include ferrous and nonferrous metals, plastics, rubber, ceramics, glass, and cement. In addition, material inspection, testing, and the effects of heat treatment and corrosion will be studied. Laboratory experiences will include the testing and inspection of materials. [48-16-64] Lab Fee

Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Quantify different material attributes based on costs, sourcing, processing, and environmental.
  2. Analyze materials based on their physical, chemical, and mechanical properties.
  3. Understand the major characteristics of metals, polymers, ceramics, and composite materials.