EG101 Intro to Engineering Management

for U1OO 2009

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EG 101 Intro to Engineering Management


U1OO 2009 WO


Dupont, Keith A


Adjunct Faculty


BS Engineering
MS Engineering Management

Office Location

Fort Leonard Wood

Daytime Phone

573 842-9089


Class Days


Class Time

5:00 - 10:20 PM

Credit Hours



Engineering Management
Fraidoon Mazda

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Course Description:
EG101 Introduction to Engineering Management: The introduction to the responsibilities and requirements for engineer administration. The management of technical activities, with emphasis on planning and organizing; requirements for managing projects, team building, techniques of control, data requirements and analysis, communication, time management, and project analysis.3:0:3

Educational Philosophy:
Hope is not a strategy.  If you want good results, you need to perform good actions. 

  Instructor Learning Outcomes

  1. Introduction to engineer management
  2. Understand the requirements for engineering administration
  3. Understand the management of technical activities
Class Assessment:
Discussion, Lecture, Homework, Quizzes/Case Studies, Final Exam, Project Paper


Participation     100pts
Homework       200pts(case studies)
Quizzes            200pts
Project Paper   150pts
Final Exam        350pts

The course grade for students will be based on the overall average of homework and tests taken during the course in accordance with the weighting of the various requirements as stated in the syllabus.

All final exams in all School of Business and Management courses will be comprehensive and will be closed book and closed notes. They will constitute 30% of the total course grade and will not be a take-home exam. They will be completed during the test week in the period designated by the registrar or by the Proctor in the case online courses. If calculators are allowed, they will not be multifunctional electronic devices that include features such as: phones, cameras, instant messaging, pagers, and so forth. Electronic Computers will not be allowed on final exams unless an exception is made by the Dean of the School of Business and Management.

Late Submission of Course Materials:
Work not completed at the assigned time may be turned in with appropriate point deductions.

Classroom Rules of Conduct:
All normal FLW class room policies apply and will be enforced.  Cell phones must be in mode that does not disrupt the class.

Course Topic/Dates/Assignments:

week Assignment Notes
1 Ch 1-2 Introduction Case Review
2 Ch 3-4 The Business Environment Case Review
3 Ch 5-9 Strategy and Decision Making Case Review
4 Ch 10-12 Financial Management Case Review
5 Ch 13-14 Project and Operations Management Case Review
6 Ch 15-16 Marketing and Sales Management Case Review
7 Ch 17-20 Management Skills Case Review
8 Final Exam Cmulative of all previous classes and course work

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Academic integrity is the foundation of the academic community. Because each student has the primary responsibility for being academically honest, students are advised to read and understand all sections of this policy relating to standards of conduct and academic life.   Park University 2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog Page 87

Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. Park University 2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog Page 87

Attendance Policy:
Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.

  1. The instructor may excuse absences for valid reasons, but missed work must be made up within the semester/term of enrollment.
  2. Work missed through unexcused absences must also be made up within the semester/term of enrollment, but unexcused absences may carry further penalties.
  3. In the event of two consecutive weeks of unexcused absences in a semester/term of enrollment, the student will be administratively withdrawn, resulting in a grade of "F".
  4. A "Contract for Incomplete" will not be issued to a student who has unexcused or excessive absences recorded for a course.
  5. Students receiving Military Tuition Assistance or Veterans Administration educational benefits must not exceed three unexcused absences in the semester/term of enrollment. Excessive absences will be reported to the appropriate agency and may result in a monetary penalty to the student.
  6. Report of a "F" grade (attendance or academic) resulting from excessive absence for those students who are receiving financial assistance from agencies not mentioned in item 5 above will be reported to the appropriate agency.

Park University 2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89-90

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