The University of Texas at Arlington is offering an open online course on Introduction to Engineering. In this eight-week course, applicants will design and build devices, systems, materials and processes in engineering.
The goal of this engineering course is to provide high school students and college freshmen a broad outline of engineering and help them decide on a career in engineering. The course will start on June 8, 2016.
Course At A Glance
Length: 8 weeks
Effort: 4-6 hours per week
Institution: University of Texas and edX
Certificate Available: Yes. Add a Verified Certificate for $49
Session: Course starts on June 8, 2016
- High school mathematics including basic concepts of algebra, trigonometry, geometry and calculus
- High school physics, chemistry, and biology
How To Join This Course
-Go to the course website link
-Create an edX account to SignUp
-Choose “Register Now” to get started.
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