IE 5351. INTRODUCTION TO SYSTEMS ENGINEERING. 3 Hours.
This course includes a survey of concepts, principles and processes required to engineer complex systems throughout the life-cycle from concept through disposal. Topics include systems thinking, technical and management processes, life cycle models, sustainability, and model-based systems engineering. Prerequisite: Graduate standing.
The Industrial Engineering Program is designed to provide the student with fundamental knowledge in multiple areas of industrial engineering. A student may pursue a broad based degree or they may specialize in a specific area such as general industrial engineering, manufacturing systems, ergonomics/human factors, or advanced analytics/operations research.