2.007 Design and Manufacturing I

Class Info

Develops students' competence and self-confidence as design engineers. Emphasis on the creative design process bolstered by application of physical laws. Instruction on how to complete projects on schedule and within budget. Robustness and manufacturability are emphasized. Subject relies on active learning via a major design-and-build project. Lecture topics include idea generation, estimation, concept selection, visual thinking, computer-aided design (CAD), mechanism design, machine elements, basic electronics, technical communication, and ethics. Limited enrollment. Pre-registration required for lab assignment; special sections by lottery only.

This class has 2.001, 2.01, and 2.670 as prerequisites. This class has 2.086 as a corequisite.

2.007 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by D. Frey, A. Winter and S. Kim.

Lecture occurs 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 10-250.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

In the Spring 2015 Subject Evaluations, 2.007 was rated 5.5 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the Home site or on the 2.007 Stellar site.

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