Introduction to the principles of integrating mechanical, electrical and computer engineering in the analysis and design of mechatronic systems. Overview of mechatronics, sensors, signals, actuators, microprocessors, and control of mechatronic systems.
The ME Program New Curriculum Committee is consolidating Mechatronics as a track within the Mechanical Engineering Program. The importance of Mechatronics for nowadays Mechanical Engineers is fundamental to be able to design, build and operate mechanical systems with integrated electronics.
1. Replace Course Description with
2. Add a textbook. Perhaps as a placeholder:
Introduction to Mechatronics and Measurement Systems, 5th Edition. David Alciatore, McGraw Hill Education, 2019. ISBN13: 9781260049350
3. Change the Grading Scheme to have equally sized bins
4. Remove the section on Graduate/Honor Grading Policy
5. Replace Academic Integrity Statement with
You are expected to practice the highest possible standards of academic integrity. Any deviation from this expectation will result in a minimum academic penalty of your failing the assignment, and will result in additional disciplinary measures including referring you to the Office of Academic Integrity. Violations of the University's Honor Code include, but are not limited to, plagiarism, cheating, falsification, complicity, and any other form of academic misrepresentation. For more information, see https://www.sa.sc.edu/academicintegrity/
6. Replace Accommodating Disabilities statement with
Reasonable accommodations are available for students with a documented disability. If you have a disability and may need accommodations to fully participate in this class, contact the Student Disability Resource Center: 803-777-6142, TDD 803-777-6744, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or stop by LeConte College Room 112A. All accommodations must be approved through the Office of Student Disability Services. See https://www.sa.sc.edu/sds/.
Thank you for submitting your proposal to the Committee on Curricula & Courses. We have approved the proposal and are moving it forward to the Faculty Senate. It is recommended someone from the department attend the next Faculty Senate meeting in case there are questions from the floor regarding your proposal.
We appreciate your patience and commitment to undergraduate and graduate education.
John Gerdes, Chair803email@example.comFaculty Senate Committee on Curricula and Courses
Added to the 1819 Undergraduate Bulletin