BME 60C Engineering Analysis/Design: Computer-Aided Design (2012-2013)

BME 60C Engineering Analysis/Design: Computer-Aided Design

(Required for BME.)
Catalog Data:

BME 60C Engineering Analysis/Design: Computer-Aided Design (Credit Units: 4) Introduction to SolidWorks and Computer-Aided Design software; design; analysis; rapid prototyping; visualization and presentation; planning and manufacturing. Prerequisite: BME60B. (Design units: 2)

Required Textbook:
. Edition, , 1969, ISBN-13 978-1585035687.

Recommended Textbook:
None
References:
None
Coordinator:
Bernard Choi
Relationship to Student Outcomes
This course relates to Student Outcomes: EAC a, EAC c, EAC k.
Course Learning Outcomes. Students will:

1. Learn how to use SolidWorks. (EAC a, EAC k)

2. Learn how to use CAD software. (EAC a, EAC k)

3. Learn how to use these software packages to develop a 3-D drawing of a biomedical device. (EAC a, EAC c, EAC k)

4. Learn basics of rapid prototyping. (EAC a, EAC c, EAC k)

Prerequisites by Topic
  • Computer programming basics, engineering design basics
Lecture Topics:
  • SolidWorks
  • CAD software
  • Design
  • Analysis
  • Rapid prototyping
  • Visualization and presentation
  • Planning and manufacturing
Class Schedule:

Meets for 3 hours of lecture and 1 hour of discussion each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:

None

Laboratory Projects:

None

Professional Component

Contributes towards the Biomedical Engineering major requirements for Engineering Topics courses.

Design Content Description
Approach:

Students will use SolidWorks and CAD software packages to create basic designs of biomedical devices.

Lectures: 50%
Laboratory Portion: 50%
Grading Criteria:
  • Homework: 25%
  • Projects: 25%
  • Midterm Exam: 25%
  • Final Exam: 25%
  • Total: 100%
Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 0.0 credit units

Computing: 4.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 4.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 2.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 2.0 credit units

Prepared:
July 11, 2011
Senate Approved:
November 8, 2011
Approved Effective:
2012 Fall Qtr