Failure Analysis and Prevention

Code: IENG1060

Course description

This course provides participants with the fundamentals necessary to understand and appreciate investigation methods into engineering failures. Topics to be considered include: accident investigation and failure analysis, modes of failure, background research, documentation of accident and introduction to principles of material selection and design improvements for prevention of failures.

Course details

Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Not all courses are offered each term. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019. Fall 2019 registration opens July 8, 2019.