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CLSE 101. Introduction to Engineering. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 2 lecture and 3 laboratory hours. 3 credits. Prerequisites: course open to first-year students majoring in chemical and life science engineering. Introduction to chemical and life science engineering. Topics covered include ethics and social responsibility; engineering design process; engineering solutions; estimations and approximations; dimensions, units and conversions; mathematics and computer solutions; life-long learning; introduction to the interface between engineering, biology and medicine.

Department of Chemistry

...Prerequisites: CHEM 101 -102 and CHEZ 101 , 102...Prerequisites: CHEM 309 or CLSE 201 with minimum...

Dual degree opportunities

...EGRE 101 or ENGR 101 Chemical and life science engineering: CLSE 101 or ENGR 101...