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Course Prefix: MAE   Course #: 278   Keywords: null  

MAE 278LEC Introduction to Aerospace Engineering Practice


An overview of aerospace engineering; introduces aerospace history, airplane and rocket anatomy, flow and fluid properties, earth atmosphere, wind tunnels, aerodynamic drag, aircraft performance, aircraft structures and materials, supersonic and hyper-sonic flight, propulsion, orbital mechanics, and future of air and space transportation. If you have completed 300-level MAE courses, and did not complete MAE 278, you should replace MAE 278 with a 300- or 400-level 3-credit SEAS course.

Credits: 3
Grading: Graded (GRD)
Typically Offered: Fall
Requisites: Approved and Intended ASE or ENS Majors Only
Published: Sep 13, 2021 15:02:55