FACULTY OF ENGINEERINGDEPARTMENT OF METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS ENGINEERING


Student Outcomes (SO)

The department seeks to educate and graduate students satisfying the following general Student Outcomes

a. An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering;
b. An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data;
c. An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability;
d. An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams;
e. An ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems;
f.  An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility;
g. An ability to communicate effectively;
h. The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in global and societal context;
i.  The ability to recognize the need for, and an ability to engage in, life-long learning;
j.  Knowledge of contemporary issues;
k. An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice;

and, additionally, the following department-specific Student Outcomes

l.   A knowledge of the scientific and engineering principles underlying the four major elements of the field; structure, properties, processing and performance related to material systems;
m. An ability to apply and integrate knowledge from each of the four major elements of the field to solve materials and/or process selection and design problems.