CIVE112
Introduction to Civil Engineering

Description: Introduction to civil engineering as a career by use of case studies; alternate approaches to engineering designs illustrated by use of engineering principles.

Course details
Credit Hours:1
Max credits per semester:1
Max credits per degree:1
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1

ACE:

CIVE125
Ecology, the Environment, and the Engineer

Description: Investigation into the nature of ecology, man's relation with the environment and man's chance of survival in that environment, and the potential influence, for good or bad, of modern man's activities.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE130
Computer-Aided DesignCrosslisted with BSEN 130

Description: Use of computer-aided design software to communicate engineering ideas. Specifications, dimensioning, tolerancing, 2- and 3-D model development, topographic mapping, and process layout with environmental, bioprocess, and biomedical emphases.

This course is a prerequisite for: AGEN 470, BSEN 470

Course details
Credit Hours:2
Max credits per semester:2
Max credits per degree:2
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2

ACE:

CIVE221
Geometric Control SystemsCrosslisted with CONE 221

Prerequisites: MATH 106, 106B or 108H

Description: Introduction to the theory and application of mensuration and geometric information processing in civil engineering. Measurement of distance, direction, elevation, and location using mechanical, electronic, and satellite systems. Collection of field data and error propagation. Elementary geometric data bases for design, construction, operation, and control of civil works.

This course is a prerequisite for: CIVE 361

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LAB

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE252
Construction Materials Laboratory

Prerequisites: Open to College of Engineering Students only.

Description: Introduction to ASTM and AASHTO standard procedures used to measure soil and concrete properties; common modifications to soil and concrete mixes are discussed and analyzed.

Course details
Credit Hours:1
Max credits per semester:1
Max credits per degree:1
Course Format:LAB

Credit Hours:1

ACE:

CIVE310
Fluid Mechanics

Prerequisites: MECH 373 and MATH 221

Description: Fluid statics, equations of continuity, momentum, and energy dimensional analysis and dynamic similitude. Applications to: flow meters; fluid pumps and turbines; viscous flow and lubrication; flow in closed conduits and open channels. Two-dimensional potential flow.

This course is a prerequisite for: AGEN 325, BSEN 325; AGEN 344, BSEN 344; BSEN 425, CIVE 425; CIVE 352; MECH 446

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Offered:FALL/SPR

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE310H
Honors: Fluid Mechanics

Prerequisites: ENGM 373, MATH 221 and good standing in the University Honors Program or by invitation.

Description: Honor students required to study beyond levels expected of students in normal sections and prepare a special report.

This course is a prerequisite for: AGEN 325, BSEN 325; AGEN 344, BSEN 344; CIVE 352; MECH 446

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE319
Hydraulics Laboratory

Prerequisites: MECH 310 or CIVE 310 or parallel

Description: Hydraulics experiments and demonstrations. Velocity, pressure and flow measurements; pipe flow, open channel flow; hydraulic structures and machinery, hydrologic and sediment measurements and student projects.

Course details
Credit Hours:1
Max credits per semester:1
Max credits per degree:1
Course Format:LAB

Credit Hours:1

ACE:

CIVE326
Introduction to Environmental EngineeringCrosslisted with BSEN 326

Prerequisites: CHEM 110 or 111 or 113 and MATH 221

Description: Introduction to principles of environmental engineering including water quality, atmospheric quality, pollution prevention, and solid and hazardous wastes engineering. Design of water, air, and waste management systems.

This course is a prerequisite for: BSEN 425, CIVE 425

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE326H
Honors: Introduction to Environmental EngineeringCrosslisted with BSEN 326H

Prerequisites: Good standing in the University Honors Program or by invitation; CHEM 110 or 111 or 113 and Math 221.

Description: Introduction to principles of environmental engineering including water quality, atmospheric quality, pollution prevention, and solid and hazardous wastes engineering. Design of water, air, and waste management systems.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE327
Environmental Engineering LaboratoryCrosslisted with BSEN 327

Prerequisites: Parallel CIVE/BSEN 326.

Description: Environmental engineering experiments, demonstrations, field trips, and projects. Experiments include the measurement and determination of environmental quality parameters such as solids, dissolved oxygen, biochemical and chemical oxygen demand, and alkalinity.

Course details
Credit Hours:1
Max credits per semester:1
Max credits per degree:1
Course Format:LAB

Credit Hours:1

ACE:

CIVE328
Concrete Materials

Prerequisites: CHEM 111 and MECH 223.

Description: Physical properties of cement and concrete. Sampling, testing, inspecting. Design of mixtures. Factors affecting strength. Specifications. Building forms and placing concrete.

Course details
Credit Hours:2
Max credits per semester:2
Max credits per degree:2
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2

ACE:

CIVE334
Introduction to Geotechnical Engineering

Prerequisites: ENGM 325 and Parallel CIVE 310.

Description: Soil composition, structure and phase relationships; soil classification. Principles of effective stress; loading induced subsurface stresses; load history; deformation and failure of soils. Elastic and limit analysis with applications to design for bearing capacity, settlement, retaining walls, and slope stability. Steady-state seepage.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

CIVE341
Introduction to Structural Engineering

Prerequisites: ENGM 325.

Description: Introduction to the analysis and design of structural systems. Analyses of determinate and indeterminate trusses, beams, and frames, and design philosophies for structural engineering. Laboratory experiments deal with the analysis of determinate and indeterminate structures.

Course details
Credit Hours:4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:4
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:4

ACE:

CIVE352
Introduction to Water Resources Engineering

Prerequisites: CIVE/MECH 310.

Description: Introduction to water resources engineering design and planning, surface hydrology, ground water hydraulics, reservoirs, and other control structures. Introduction to field measurement and computational methods in water resources.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE361
Highway Engineering

Prerequisites: CIVE 221 and ENGM 223.

Description: Introduction to the principles of highway engineering and traffic operations and control.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE378
Materials of Construction

Prerequisites: ENGM 325.

Description: Introduction to the behavior, testing, and design of soil, portland cement concrete, steel, wood and composites. Experiments covering the concepts of stress and strain under axial, torsional, shear and flexural loading conditions. Common ASTM laboratory test procedures and specifications, field quality control tests and statistical applications.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE385
Professional Practice and Management in Civil Engineering

Prerequisites: Junior standing and CIVE major.

Description: Basic elements of civil engineering practice. Roles of all participants in the process-owners, designers, architects, contractors, and suppliers. Basic concepts in business management, public policy, leadership, and professional licensure. Professional relations, civic responsibilities, and ethical obligations for engineering practice. Project management, contracts, allocation of resources, project estimating, planning, and controls.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE401
Civil Engineering SystemsCrosslisted with CIVE 801

Prerequisites: MATH 221.

Description: Systems analysis approach to civil engineering problems. Systems model elements and principles of systems theory with applications to civil engineering.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE419
Flow Systems DesignCrosslisted with CIVE 819

Prerequisites: CIVE 326; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors, parallel CIVE 352.

Description: Application of hydraulic principles to the design of water distribution systems, wastewater and stormwater collection systems, channelized flow systems, and treatment facilities.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE421
Hazardous Waste Management and TreatmentCrosslisted with CIVE 821

Prerequisites: CIVE/BSEN 326; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Survey of the hazardous waste management system in the USA. State and federal hazardous waste regulations. Chemical characteristics of hazardous waste and unit operations and precesses used for treatment of soil, water, and air.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE422
Pollution Prevention: Principles and PracticesCrosslisted with BSEN 422, BSEN 822, CIVE 822

Prerequisites: Permission; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Introduction to pollution prevention (P2) and waste minimization methods. Practical applications to small businesses and industries. Legislative and historical development of P2 systems analysis, waste estimation, P2 methods, P2 economics, and sources of P2 information.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE424
Solid Waste Management EngineeringCrosslisted with CIVE 824

Prerequisites: CIVE 326, 334; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Planning, design and operation of solid and waste collection processing, treatment, and disposal systems including materials, resources and energy recovery systems.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE425
Process Design in Water Supply and Wastewater TreatmentCrosslisted with BSEN 425

Prerequisites: CIVE/BSEN 326 and CIVE/MECH 310; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Design of unit operations and processes associated with drinking water and wastewater treatment facilities.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE426
Design of Water Treatment FacilitiesCrosslisted with CIVE 826

Prerequisites: CIVE 425 or permission; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Analysis of water supplies and design of treatment and distribution systems.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE427
Design of Wastewater Treatment and Disposal FacilitiesCrosslisted with CIVE 827

Prerequisites: CIVE 425 or permission; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Analysis of systems for wastewater treatment and disposal.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE430
Fundamentals of Water Quality ModelingCrosslisted with CIVE 830

Prerequisites: CIVE 326; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Comprehensive study of water quality and the effects of various water pollutants on the aquatic environment; modeling of water quality variables.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE431
Small Treatment SystemsCrosslisted with CIVE 831

Prerequisites: Parallel CIVE/BSEN 425; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Design of small and decentralized waste water management systems.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE432
Bioremediation of Hazardous WastesCrosslisted with CIVE 832

Prerequisites: CIVE/BSEN 326 and CIVE/MECH 310; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Principles, applications, and limitations of bioremediation of hazardous wastes and design of some bioremediation systems.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE434
Soil Mechanics IICrosslisted with CIVE 834

Prerequisites: CIVE 334; professional admission tot he BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Application of the effective stress principle to shear strength of cohesive soil; analysis of stability of slopes. Development of continuum relationships for soil; solutions for stresses and displacements for an elastic continuum. Solution of the consolidation equation for various initial and boundary conditions.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE436
Foundation EngineeringCrosslisted with CIVE 836

Prerequisites: CIVE 334; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Subsoil exploration and interpretation; selection of foundation systems; determination of allowable bearing capacity and settlement; design of deep foundations; pile driving analysis; control of groundwater.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE439
Introduction to Bridge EngineeringCrosslisted with CIVE 839

Prerequisites: CIVE 440 or 441; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Structural types, bridge loads, design of bridge slabs, steel girder bridges, and prestressed concrete girder bridges. Evaluation of existing bridges. Problems related to fatigue and corrosion Field testing of bridges.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE440
Reinforced Concrete Design ICrosslisted with CIVE 840

Prerequisites: CIVE 341; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Introduction to the design concepts of reinforced concrete building components. The design of flexural and compression members, simple walls, foundations, and floor systems using the latest American Concrete Institute (ACI) design requirements.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE441
Steel Design I

Prerequisites: CIVE 341; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Introduction to the design concepts for structural steel building components. Design of tension members, bolted and welded connections, column members, and beam members. Limit states design concepts used throughout, and emphasis on behavior of members and code design procedures.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE443
Advanced Structural AnalysisCrosslisted with CIVE 843

Prerequisites: CIVE 341; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Matrix analysis methods and computer solutions for indeterminate structures. Additional topics: static condensation, shear deformations, and non-prismatic members in matrix-based analyses, moment distribution method, load cases and load combinations for buildings and bridges, and influence lines and analysis for moving loads.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE444
Structural Design and PlanningCrosslisted with CIVE 844

Prerequisites: CIVE 440 and CIVE 441.

CIVE 844 is not available for graduate credit for civil engineering students.

Description: Principles of design of steel and reinforced concrete structural building systems, planning of building vertical and horizontal load resisting systems, and bridge systems. Several design projects involve indeterminate analysis and design concepts for both steel and reinforced concrete.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
ACE Outcomes: ACE 10 Integrated Product

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 10 Integrated Product

CIVE446
Steel Design IICrosslisted with CIVE 846

Prerequisites: CIVE 441; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: The principles and procedures used in design of steel buildings, design of plate girders, design and analysis of building systems, design and analysis of composite steel-concrete building systems, innovative building systems, introduction to seismic design of steel buildings. Plate buckling, beam, column and beam-column design, and frame stability. Introduction to connection design.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE447
Reinforced Concrete Design IICrosslisted with CIVE 847

Prerequisites: CIVE 440/840.

CIVE 447/847 is a continuation of topics covered in CIVE 440/840.

Description: Shear friction theory, strut-and-tie modeling, anchorage, deflection, slender and bi-axially loaded members, torsion, two-way action and punching shear, and footing design. Excel spreadsheets are developed and used for various design tasks.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE452
Water Resources DevelopmentCrosslisted with CIVE 852

Prerequisites: CIVE 352; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Theory and application of systems engineering with emphasis on optimization and simulation techniques for evaluating alternatives in water resources developments related to water supply, flood control, hydroelectric power, drainage, water quality, water distribution, irrigation, and water measurement.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE454
Hydraulic EngineeringCrosslisted with CIVE 854

Prerequisites: CIVE 352; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Fundamentals of hydraulics with applications of mechanics of solids, mechanics of fluids, and engineering economics to the design of hydraulic structures. Continuity, momentum, and energy principles are applied to special problems from various branches of hydraulic engineering.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE455
Nonpoint Source Pollution Control EngineeringCrosslisted with BSEN 455, BSEN 855, CIVE 855

Prerequisites: Open to College of Engineering Students only.

Description: Identification, characterization, and assessment of nonpoint source pollutants; transport mechanisms and remediation technologies; design methodologies and case studies.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE456
Surface Water HydrologyCrosslisted with CIVE 856

Prerequisites: CIVE 352 or 353 or permission; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Stochastic analysis of hydrological data and processes including rainfall, runoff, infiltration, temperature, solar radiation, wind, and non-point pollution. Space-time hydrologic modeling with emphasis on the application of techniques in the design of engineering projects.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE458
Groundwater EngineeringCrosslisted with BSEN 458, BSEN 858, CIVE 858

Prerequisites: CIVE 352 or AGEN/BSEN 350 or equivalent; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Application of engineering principles to the movement of groundwater. Analysis and design of wells, well fields, and artificial recharge. Analysis of pollutant movement.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE459
Reliability of StructuresCrosslisted with CIVE 859

Prerequisites: CIVE 341; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Fundamental concepts related to structural reliability, safety measures, load models, resistance models, system reliability, optimum safety levels, and optimization of design codes.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE461
Urban Transportation PlanningCrosslisted with CIVE 861

Prerequisites: CIVE 361; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Development of urban transportation planning objectives and goals. Data collection procedures, land use and travel forecasting techniques, trip generation, trip distribution, modal choice analyses, and traffic assignment. Site development and traffic impact analysis.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE462
Highway DesignCrosslisted with CIVE 862

Prerequisites: CIVE 361.

CIVE 462/862 has an emphasis on design projects.

Description: Design of roadways, intersections, interchanges, parking facilities, and land development site access and circulation. Emphasis on design projects.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE463
Traffic EngineeringCrosslisted with CIVE 863

Prerequisites: CIVE 361; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

CIVE 463/863 emphasizes design projects.

Description: Design of signalized intersections, arterial street and network signal systems, and freeway control systems.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE468
Airport Planning and DesignCrosslisted with CIVE 868

Prerequisites: CIVE 361; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Planning and design of general aviation and air carrier airports. Land-side components include vehicle ground-access systems, vehicle circulation parking, and terminal buildings. Air-side components include aircraft apron-gate area, taxi-way systems, runway system, and air traffic control facilities and airspace. Emphasis on design projects.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE469
Computer-Aided Interchange DesignCrosslisted with CIVE 869

Prerequisites: CIVE 462; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Principles of high-speed traffic operations, safety, and decision making related to critical design parameters used for optimal interchange geometric designs.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE471
Bituminous Materials and MixturesCrosslisted with CIVE 871

Prerequisites: CIVE 378 or equivalent

Description: Understanding of the physical, chemical, geometrical, and mechanical characteristics and practical applications of bituminous materials and mixtures. Fundamental mechanics for elastic and inelastic materials and basic theories associated with mechanical data analyses and designs. Recent advances and significant research outcomes for further discussions. Applications of theories to laboratory and field testing.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE472
Pavement Design and EvaluationCrosslisted with CIVE 872

Prerequisites: CIVE 334; professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program for BS CIVE majors.

Description: Thickness design of flexible and rigid pavement systems for highways and airports; design of paving materials; evaluation and strengthening of existing pavements.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

Prerequisites: Senior standing or permission

Description: Holistic approach to the selection and analysis of planning strategies for protecting water quality from non-point sources of contamination. Introduction to the use of methods of analyzing the impact of strategies on whole systems and subsystems; for selecting strategies; and for evaluating present strategies. Capstone course.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:American Government&Public Pol
ACE Outcomes: ACE 10 Integrated Product

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 10 Integrated Product

CIVE476
Construction Cost Controls

Prerequisites: ACCT 306 or 201 and 202

Description: Development of cost accounting principles and financial controls appropriate for construction contractors. Includes purchasing policies and procedures, labor and equipment cost reporting techniques, accounting procedures for control of materials and supplies, billing methods, principles of financial reporting and analysis.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE481
Computational Problem Solving In Civil EngineeringCrosslisted with CIVE 881

Description: Introduction of numerical methods to solve problems in civil engineering, including finding roots of equations, solving linear algebra equations, optimization, curve fitting, numerical differentiation and integration, and finite difference method. Computational methods in numerical integration, matrix operations and ordinary differential equations as they apply to civil engineering problems.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

CIVE489
Senior Design Project

Prerequisites: Senior standing and CIVE 385.

CIVE 489 requires the formulation and completion of a civil engineering design project.

Description: Course provides senior civil engineering students with the opportunity to apply engineering concepts and principles to a comprehensive design project of multiple sub-disciplinary nature. The principal objectives are for students to develop an understanding of the entire life-cycle of civil engineering projects with emphasis on the development of a unified and sustainable design that addresses the client¿s needs; project team work; strong engineer-client relationships; and effective project communications.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
ACE Outcomes: ACE 10 Integrated Product

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 10 Integrated Product

CIVE489H
Honors: Senior Design Project

Prerequisites: Senior standing; parallel CIVE 385; good standing in the University Honors Program or by invitation.

CIVE 489H requires study beyond the level expected of non-honors section and rquires the preparation of a special report.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
ACE Outcomes: ACE 10 Integrated Product

Credit Hours:3

ACE:ACE 10 Integrated Product

CIVE498
Special Topics in Civil EngineeringCrosslisted with CIVE 898

Prerequisites: Open to College of Engineering Students only.

Description: Special problems, topics, or research in civil engineering.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-6

ACE:

CIVE499H
Honors Thesis

Prerequisites: Senior standing in civil engineering, professional admission to the BS CIVE degree program and admission in the University Honors Program.

Description: Honors thesis research project meeting the requirements of the University Honors Program. Independent research project executed under the guidance of a member of the faculty of the Department of Civil Engineering which contributes to the advancement of knowledge in the field. Culminates in the presentation of an honors thesis to the Department and College.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:IND

Credit Hours:1-3

ACE: