Minor in Mechatronics Engineering

The objective of this minor is to provide the student an introduction to Mechatronics Engineering with emphasis on solutions to engineering problems. The minor provides a foundation in computer design, embedded systems, dynamics, control systems, vibrations, automation, and the design of Mechatronics systems.

Program Objectives

  • Augment the Electrical/Mechanical engineering student’s ability with in depth knowledge in Mechatronics
  • Contribute to the UAE regional economic development

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Developed an understanding of the operation and design of Mechatronics systems
  • Gained skills in solving engineering kinematics, kinetics and vibration problems
  • Gained programming skills and an understanding of logic, electronics and automation

Degree Requirements

Required Credit Hours : minimum 18 hours

Minor in Mechatronics Engineering for Electrical Engineering (EE) Major (Req. CH:18)


Required courses for EE Major (6.00 hours)

Credit Hours
ELEC431Control Systems3.000
MECH310Dynamics3.000

Elective Courses for EE Major (Choose any two of the following EE Courses:) (6.00 hours)

Credit Hours
ELEC521Advanced Control Systems3.000
ELEC522Industrial Automation3.000
ELEC562Embedded System Design3.000

Elective Courses for EE Major (Choose any two of the following ME Courses:) (6.00 hours)

Credit Hours
MECH530Selected Topics in Mechatronics3.000
MECH532Design of Mechatronics Systems3.000
MECH533Mechanical Vibration3.000

 

Minor in Mechatronics Engineering for Mechanical Engineering (ME) MajorME (CH:18)


Required courses for ME Major (6.00 hours)

Credit Hours
MECH350Introduction to Mechatronics3.000
ELEC335Digital Logic Design3.000

Elective Courses for ME Major (Choose any two of the following ME courses:) (6.00 hours)

Credit Hours
MECH530Selected Topics in Mechatronics3.000
MECH531Introduction to Robotics3.000
MECH532Design of Mechatronics Systems3.000

Elective Courses for ME Major (Choose any two of the following EE courses:) (6.00 hours)

Credit Hours
ELEC370Electronic Circuits3.000
ELEC522Industrial Automation3.000
ELEC562Embedded System Design3.000

 

 
 
26-Oct-2017