Course Aims:

  1. The course enables students to demonstrate their theoretical knowledge and professional skills.
  2. An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
  3. An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
  4. An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams.
  5. An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
  6. An ability to communicate effectively.
  7. The broad education necessary to understand the impact of information systems in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
  8. A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning.
  9. A knowledge of contemporary issues.