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LAKEHEAD CALENDAR 2009-2010

Lakehead 2009-2010 Academic Units Undergraduate Programs and Courses Faculty of Engineering Engineering Programs Civil Engineering
Civil Engineering

2. BEng (Civil Engineering)

Four Year program


First Year: Fall Term

Lec

Lab
Engineering 1110* - Engineering Drawing

1

3
Engineering 1230 - Statics

3

1
Engineering 1233 - Mechanics of Materials I

3

1
Engineering 1235 - Surveying

2

1.5
English 1238 - Technical Writing II

3

0
Mathematics 1071+ - Vectors and Matrices

3

2
Mathematics 1210 - Calculus I

3

1
 

19

9.5
+Students who have completed Gr. 12U Calculus and Vectors with a minimum grade of 60% are not required to take Mathematics 1071.

First Year: Winter Term

Lec

Lab
Engineering 1111 - Dynamics I 3 1
Engineering 1533 - Mechanics of Materials II 3 1.5
Engineering 1630 - Theory of Structures 3 1
Engineering 1635 - Fluid Mechanics 3 1.5
Engineering 1733 - Civil Engineering Drawing 0 3
Computer Science 0411** - Elementary Computing 3 1
Mathematics 1230 - Calculus II 3 1
  18 10

*Students who are judged to have adequate previous drawing background will be given the opportunity to obtain credit for this course by taking a special examination following registration.

**With the approval of the Department of Civil Engineering, Computer Science 0411 may be replaced by another high-level computer programming course.

 

Second Year: Fall Term

Lec

Lab
Engineering 2135 - Construction Practice

3

1.5
Engineering 2136 - Steel Design

3

1.5
Engineering 2138 - Highway Design

3

3
Engineering 2139 - Soil Mechanics I

2

3
Engineering 2151 - Electrical and Electronics Technology

3

1.5
Engineering 3015** - Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer

4

0
Mathematics 2050 - Applied Analysis

3

1

21

11.5

Second Year: Winter Term

Lec

Lab
Engineering 2332 - Engineering Management and Economics

3

0
Engineering 2431 - Water Supply and Waste Systems

3

1.5
Engineering 2432 - Reinforced Concrete Design

3

1.5
Engineering 2433 - Soil Mechanics II

2

1.5
Engineering 2639 - Construction Materials

2

3
Engineering 2919 - Technology Project

3

0
Engineering 3014** - Engineering Chemistry

4

0
Mathematics 2070 - Applied Analysis II

3

1
 

23

8.5

**This course is also offered in the Summer Transition Program and is not required for the Engineering Technology Diploma.

Note:
At this point, all students are required to apply to graduate with an Engineering Technology Diploma in Civil Engineering.

Third Year: Fall Term

Lec

Lab
Engineering 3335 - Structural Analysis I

3

0
Engineering 3056 - Mechanics of Solids

3

1
Engineering 3150 - Principles of Soil Mechanics

3

1
Engineering 3738 - Hydrology

3

1.5
Mathematics 4030 - Probability and Statistics

3

0
One complementary studies* elective course

3

0

18

3.5

Third Year: Winter Term

Lec

Lab
Engineering 3433 - Foundation Engineering

3

1
Engineering 3435 - Steel Structures

3

0
Engineering 3452 - Finite Element Methods

3

0
Geology 3015 - Introductory Geology for Engineers

3

3
Mathematics 3050 - Numerical Analysis and Computing

3

1
One complementary studies* elective course

3

0

18

5

Fourth Year: Fall Term

Lec

Lab
Engineering 4032 - Materials Science

3

1.5
Engineering 4052 - Open Channel Flow

3

1.5
Engineering 4056 - Environmental Control

3

1.5
Engineering 4135 - Reinforced Concrete Structures

3

0
Engineering 4230 - Civil Engineering Analysis

3

0
One engineering elective course

3

0
One complementary studies* elective course

3

0

21

4.5

Fourth Year: Winter Term

Lec

Lab
Engineering 3336 - Economic Analysis for Engineers

3

0
Engineering 4539 - Professional Practice and Law

3

0
Engineering 4969 - Degree Project

6

0
Geology 4015 - Basic Scientific Methods in Geology

3

2
Two engineering elective courses

6

0
One complementary studies* elective course

3

0

24

2

CIVIL ENGINEERING ELECTIVE COURSES

Civil Engineering students will normally select their engineering elective courses from the following list. Not all elective courses in this list will be offered every year.

Engineering 0137 - Transportation Systems
Engineering 0233 - Structural Design Topics
Engineering 0235 - Water Resources and Hydropower Development
Engineering 0336 - Topics in Civil Engineering
Engineering 0338 - Structural Analysis II
Engineering 0437 - Topics in Soil Mechanics
Engineering 0534 - Construction Engineering
Engineering 0553 - Traffic Engineering
Engineering 0572 - Modeling in Water Resources
Engineering 0652 - Timber and Masonry Design

Note:
1. Students may interchange the position of complementary studies electives and engineering electives from one year to another in their program to accommodate course selection. Obtain advice from the Chair of the Civil Engineering Department.
2. See course descriptions for prerequisites.

*For information regarding complementary studies elective courses, contact Department Chair.