MER 487

MER 487 – Senior Writing Seminar

Course Description:  This course is required of and limited to seniors who are not satisfying their WS requirement through MER 498. The course will focus on topics in mechanical engineering of current interest and importance.  Students will make oral presentations, write reports on scholarly publications and critically evaluate these publications and the written work of their peers.  A final thesis is required to fulfill the WS requirement.  Prerequisite(s): MER 311 and MER 333.