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Courses - Summer 2019
ENES
Engineering Science
ENES100
(Perm Req)
Introduction to Engineering Design
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: PS
GenEd: DSSP
Corequisite: MATH140.
Students work as teams to design and build a product using computer software for word-processing, spreadsheet, CAD, and communication skills.
ENES102
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Corequisite: MATH140.
Restriction: Must be in a major in ENGR-A. James Clark School of Engineering.
Formerly: ENES110.
The equilibrium of stationary bodies under the influence of various kinds of forces. Forces, moments, couples, equilibrium, trusses, frames and machines, centroids, moment of inertia, beams, friction, stress/strain, material properties. Vector and scalar methods are used to solve problems.
ENES106
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Achieving Success in Mathematics
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restriction: Permission of ENGR-A. James Clark School of Engineering.
An exploration of the skills and habits needed to successfully complete introductory mathematics courses.
Restricted to students in the Summer Bridge Program.
ENES107
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Achieving College Excellence
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restriction: Permission of ENGR-A. James Clark School of Engineering.
An exploration of the skills and habits needed to successfully complete the introductory chemistry course for engineering students. Course will also include strategies for a successful first year experience.
Restricted to students in the Summer Bridge Program.
ENES140
Discovering New Ventures
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: DSSP
Additional information: This course may count as an elective for a student at the University of Maryland, depending on the student's specific degree program. It cannot be counted towards the requirements for the Smith School of Business Entrepreneurship Fellow Program.
Students explore dynamic company startup topics by working in teams to design a new venture. This multi-disciplinary course helps students to learn the basic business, strategy, and leadership skills needed to launch new ventures. Topics include learning how to assess the feasibility of a startup venture, as well as how to apply best practices for planning, launching, and managing new companies. Students discuss a wide range of issues of importance and concern to entrepreneurs and learn to recognize opportunities, assess the skills and talents of successful entrepreneurs, and learn models that help them navigate uncertainty.
ENES220
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in ENES102; and (MATH141 and PHYS161).
Restriction: Must be in a major in ENGR-A. James Clark School of Engineering; and must not be in Engineering: Electrical program.
Stress and deformation of solids-rods, beams, shafts, columns, tanks, and other structural, machine and vehicle members. Topics include stress transformation using Mohr's circle; shear and moment diagrams; derivation of elastic curves; and Euler's buckling formula. Design problems related to this material are given in lab.
ENES221
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in ENES102; and (MATH141 and PHYS161).
Restriction: Must be in a major in ENGR-A. James Clark School of Engineering.
Systems of heavy particles and rigid bodies at rest and in motion. Force-acceleration, work-energy and impulse-momentum relationships. Motion of one body relative to another in a plane and in space.
ENES232
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: PHYS261 and PHYS260.
Restriction: Must be in a major in ENGR-A. James Clark School of Engineering.
Credit only granted for: BIOE232, CHBE301, ENCH300, ENES232, ENME320, or ENME232.
Formerly: ENME232 and ENME320.
Introduction to thermodynamics. Thermodynamic properties of matter. First and second laws of thermodynamics, cycles, reactions, and mixtures.
ENES317
Introduction to Engineering Leadership
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: DSSP
Prerequisite: Permission of ENGR-A. James Clark School of Engineering.
Focus is placed on general leadership theories in addition to real-world applications of leadership in engineering education, industry, and government.
ENES460
Fundamentals of Technology Start-Up Ventures
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restriction: Permission of ENGR-Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute.
Credit only granted for: ENES460, BMGT461, SMLP470 or HLMN470.
Additional information: Course may not be used to fulfill any BMGT major or minor program requirement.
Fundamental aspects of creating, organizing, funding, managing, and growing a technology startup venture. This multidisciplinary course will draw on management, business, legal, financial, as well as technical, concepts. Students form teams and develop a business plan for a technology company, based on each team's own business idea and then present the plan to a panel of outside experts.
ENES462
Marketing High-Technology Products and Innovations
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restriction: Permission of ENGR-Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute.
Additional information: Course may not be used to fulfill any BMGT major or minor program requirement.
Examines the opportunities and challenges of marketing high-technology products in turbulent environments requiring rapid decision making with incomplete information. Explores how innovations are introduced at frequent intervals, research-and-development spending is vital, and there are high mortality rates for both products and businesses.
ENES464
International Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restriction: Permission of ENGR-Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute.
Additional information: Course may not be used to fulfill any BMGT major or minor program requirement.
Focuses on the need for every entrepreneur and innovator to understand the global market in today's hypercompetitive world, and to appreciate how to compete effectively in domestic markets by managing international competitors, suppliers, and influences. Explore how the distinction between foreign and domestic markets is becoming less pronounced. Develop skills to identify and manage opportunities on a global basis.
ENES472
International Business Cultures in Engineering and Technology
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: DVCC
Prerequisite: Permission of ENGR-A. James Clark School of Engineering.
Restriction: Sophomore standing or higher.
Credit only granted for: ENES472, SLLC471, or SLLC473.
The goal is to provide students with an understanding of cultural aspects pertaining to global business and engineering and develop the cultural understanding, attitudes, and communication skills needed to function appropriately within an increasingly global and multicultural working environment.
ENES664
Business Modeling and Customer Validation
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: ENES662 and ENES663.
Focuses on how to create and deliver value for customers and extract value for the new venture. Develop business models that encompass the product or service, customers, and the economic engine to meet the venture's financial and growth objectives. Introduces a structured way to think about, analyze, and develop a sound business model that is customer validated.
Restricted to students in Techhology Entrepreneurship Program.
ENES665
Innovative Thinking
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: ENES662 and ENES663.
Introduces students to new and powerful tools to boost their creative problem solving skills. Participants re-discover their communication and teaming skills. Students unlock their creativity potential, and explore win-win approaches to define and solve problems of different kinds. Students are also introduced to topics related to intellectual property.
Restricted to students in Techhology Entrepreneurship Program.
ENES670
Financial Management and New Venture Financing
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: ENES666 and ENES667.
Provides the essential tools and skills to build a strong financial foundation for a new technology venture. Examines accounting principles as well as methods for keeping firm financial control of the venture. Discusses navigating the multitude of financial barriers that may block entrepreneurial success, as well as how to raise the right amount of capital at the right time from the right source.
Restricted to students in Techhology Entrepreneurship Program.
ENES671
Legal Aspects of Entrepreneurship
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: ENES666 and ENES667.
Explores critical legal and business issues entrepreneurs face as they build and launch a new venture. Examines real world scenarios, and addresses the legal issues at all of the important junctures along the path to success. Significant attention placed on new venture formation, intellectual property management, and financing arrangements.
Restricted to students in Techhology Entrepreneurship Program.