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Viewing: EMSE 3855W : Critical Infrastructure Systems

Last approved: Tue, 07 Mar 2017 09:02:55 GMT

Last edit: Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:23:57 GMT

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School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Engineering Management and Systems Engineering (EMSE)
Critical Infrastructure Systems
Critical Infrastruct. Systems
Spring 2018
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undergraduate students majoring in systems engineering or with the permission of the instructor
UW 1020

R. Francis
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Every Year
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Topics in engineered infrastructure systems; asset management, environmental impact analysis, input–output life cycle analysis and inoperability modeling, infrastructure risk and reliability analysis, resilience and resistance to natural hazards or service disruptions, and development of infrastructure sustainability metrics. Includes a significant engagement in writing as a form of critical inquiry and scholarly expression to satisfy the WID requirement.
Students who successfully complete this course should be able to contribute to professional engineering systems analysis work environments in the following ways: • An ability to document and analyze system, component, or process designs to meet desired needs; • An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams; • An ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems; • An ability to communicate effectively; • A recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in life-long learning.
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riffat (Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:23:42 GMT): Rollback: Please include Independent Learning statement in syllabus.
ghuerta (Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:28:11 GMT): Rollback: See Dean's comments.
ghuerta (Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:34:46 GMT): Checked with Shakoya Hicks and Tom Mazzuchi: This course should be for SPRING 2018, but it's not available in drop-down list.
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