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MAT_SCI 396: Senior Project in Materials Science and Engineering

Quarter Offered

Fall : W 2-2:50 ; Stair
Winter : Th 2-2:50 ; Stair
Spring : W 2-2:50 ; Stair

Prerequisites

Senior standing in materials science program

Description

Course Objectives

To be taken in two consecutive quarters. Independent basic or applied research project, conceived and performed under the direction of a department faculty member.

Course Outcomes

A student completing this course should be able to:

  1. Understand the basis for making ethical decisions in the practice of science and engineering.
  2. Write a research report consistent with standard practices.
  3. Give effective oral and written reports of ongoing and completed work.

Relationship to Department Outcomes: (http://www.matsci.northwestern.edu/mission.html)

Supports 2, 5, 7, 10, 11, 13, 16