The mission of the civil engineering program is to produce graduates equipped with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills necessary for pursuing a successful professional career in civil engineering and infrastructure field. The program also prepares its students for graduate studies.
Civil Engineering graduates are:
A minimum High School Average of 75% for Elite Track, or 80% for Advanced Track or equivalent in Standardized International Systems is required. For other requirements and information please refer to the university admissions policy.
Graduates will be qualified to work as:
The BSCE program graduates can work in different consulting engineering firms, governmental agencies and construction companies. Furthermore, BSCE graduates may pursue their higher education to enhance their knowledge and expertise.
The Bachelor of Science Degree is awarded upon the fulfillment of the following:
Descriptor Codes 
QF Emirates Descriptor Statements (Level 7) 
Related Program Outcome Codes 
Knowledge 

K1 
Specialized factual and theoretical knowledge and an understanding of the boundaries in a field of work or discipline, encompassing a broad and coherent body of knowledge and concepts, with substantive depth in the underlying principles and theoretical concepts. 
(a) 
K2 
an understanding of allied knowledge and theories in related fields of work or disciplines and in the case of professional disciplines including related regulations, standards, codes, conventions 
(h), (l) 
K3 
understanding of critical approach to the creation and compilation of a systematic and coherent body of knowledge and concepts gained from a range of sources 
(l) 
K4 
a comprehensive understanding of critical analysis, research systems and methods and evaluative problemsolving techniques 
(e) 
K5 
familiarity with sources of current and new research and knowledge with integration of concepts from outside fields 
(j) 
Skills 

S1 
technical, creative and analytical skills appropriate to solving specialized problems using evidentiary and procedural based processes in predictable and new contexts that include devising and sustaining arguments associated with a field of work or discipline 
(c) 
S2 
evaluating, selecting and applying appropriate methods, procedures or techniques in processes of investigation towards identified solutions 
(b) 
S3 
evaluating and implementing appropriate research tools and strategies associated with the field of work or discipline 
(k) 
S4 
highly developed advanced communication and information technology skills to present, explain and/or critique complex and unpredictable matters 
(g) 
Aspects of Competence 

Autonomy and responsibility 

CA1 
can take responsibility for developing innovative and advanced approaches to evaluating and managing complex and unpredictable work procedures and processes, resources or learning 
(i) 
CA2 
can manage technical, supervisory or design processes in unpredictable, unfamiliar and varying contexts 
(i) 
CA3 
can work creatively and/or effectively as an individual, in team leadership, managing contexts, across technical or professional activities 
(d) 
CA4 
can express an internalized, personal view, and accept responsibility to society at large and to sociocultural norms and relationships 
(d), (f) 
Role in context 

CB1 
can function with full autonomy in technical and supervisory contexts and adopt paraprofessional roles with little guidance 
(d) 
CB2 
can take responsibility for the setting and achievement of group or individual outcomes and for the management and supervision of the work of others or self in the case of a specialization in field of work or discipline 
(d) 
CB3 
can participate in peer relationships with qualified practitioners and lead multiple, complex groups 
(d) 
CB4 
can take responsibility for managing the professional development and direct mentoring of individuals and groups 
(d) 
Selfdevelopment 

CC1 
can selfevaluate and take responsibility for contributing to professional practice, and undertake regular professional development and/ or further learning can manage learning 
(i) 
CC2 
can manage learning tasks independently and professionally, in complex and sometimes unfamiliar learning contexts 
(i) 
CC3 
can contribute to and observe ethical standard. 
(f) 
The B.Sc. degree in civil engineering requires the completion of 141Cr. Hrs. classified as follows:
Course Type 
Credit Hours 
1. University General Education Requirements 

(a) University Required Courses 
15 
(b) University Elective Courses 
9 
2. College Required Courses 
29 
3. Program Required Courses 
72 
4. Program Elective Courses 
12 
6. Engineering Training 
4 
Total Credit Hours 
141 
No. 
Course ID 
Course Name 
Credit Hours (Cr. Hr.) 
LecLabTut Hours 
Prerequisites 
1 
ARB111 
Comm. Skills in Arabic Lang. 
3 
300 
 
2 
ISL114 
Islamic Culture 
3 
301 
 
3 
INN311 
Innovation and Entrepreneurship (English) 
3 
300 
 
4 
COM111 
IT Fundamentals 
3 
220 
 
5 
STA112 
Statistics 
3 
220 
 
The student will take three of the following University Electives as approved by the academic advisor.
Course No. 
Course Title 
Th. 
Lab. 
Tut. 
Cr. Hrs. 
Prerequisite 
ISL113 
The Miraculousness of the Holy Koran 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
RES211 
Research Methodology 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
ACR211 
Principles of Architecture & Art 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
DES211 
Principles of Interior Design 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
SOC211 
Modern Technology and Society 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
INT211 
Internet Concepts 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
INF212 
Introduction to Information Systems 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
ECO211 
Economic Concepts 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
ENT211 
Entrepreneurship Development 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
ISH111 
History of science in Islam 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
PIO211 
Scientific pioneering 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
PSY111 
General psychology 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
MTH111 
Principle of mathematics 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
ARB113 
The Art of Expression and writing 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
EMS111 
Emirates Society 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
EDT211 
Education Technology 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
CHM111 
General chemistry 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
NUT111 
Fundamental of Human Nutrition 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
AID111 
First Aid 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
GIS211 
Applications of Remote sensing 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
ETH111 
Principles of Ethics 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
BIO111 
General Biology 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
ORH211 
Oral Health 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
EPI111 
General principles of Epidemiology 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
CPR111 
CPRCardio Pulmonary Resuscitation 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
ENG111 
Communication Skills 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
SOC111 
Introduction to Communication Sociology 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
INF211 
Information Society 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
LAW211 
Legal Culture 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
ENV111 
Environmental Science 
3 
0 
0 
3 
 
College Required Courses 
29 

1 
MTH121 
Engineering Mathematics I 
3 
302 
 
2 
PHY121 
Engineering Physics I 
4 
322 
 
3 
CHE101 
Chemistry for Engineers 
3 
222 
 
4 
MTH122 
Engineering Mathematics II 
3 
302 
MTH121 
5 
PHY122 
Engineering Physics II 
4 
322 
PHY121 
6 
MTH221 
Engineering Mathematics III 
3 
302 
MTH122 
7 
MTH222 
Engineering Mathematics IV 
3 
302 
MTH221 
8 
MTH321 
Engineering Mathematics V 
3 
302 
MTH222 
9 
ELE301 
Report Writing and Presentation 
3 
301 
 
Course No. 
Course Title 
Th. 
Lab. 
Tut. 
Cr. Hrs. 
Prerequisite 
CIE499 
Engineering Training 
4 
0 
0 
4 
Program (Core) 
72 

1 
CIE101 
Introduction to Civil Engineering 
1 
101 
 
2 
CIE 112 
Civil Engineering Drawing^{*} 
3 
140 
 
3 
CIE 201 
Programming for Engineers 
3 
221 
COM111 
4 
CIE 211 
Statics 
3 
302 
PHY121 
5 
CIE 212 
Mechanics of Materials 
3 
302 
CIE 211, MTH122 
6 
CIE 213 
CAD for Civil Engineering^{*} 
3 
140 
CIE 112 
7 
CIE 222 
Civil Engineering Materials 
4 
320 
CHE101, CIE 212 
8 
CIE 241 
Surveying I 
3 
220 
MTH121 
9 
CIE 242 
Transportation Engineering 
3 
300 
CIE 241 
10 
CIE 331 
Structural Analysis I 
3 
300 
CIE 212, MTH222 
11 
CIE 332 
Structural Analysis II 
3 
300 
CIE 331 
12 
CIE 334 
Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures 
3 
302 
CIE 331, CIE 222 
13 
CIE 336 
Computational Methods and Software Systems for Design of Structures 
3 
220 
CIE 201, CIE 331 
14 
CIE 342 
Highway Design 
3 
300 
CIE 242, CIE 222 
15 
CIE 351 
Fluid Mechanics 
4 
320 
CIE 211 
16 
CIE 352 
Environmental Engineering 
3 
300 
ENV111, CHE101 
17 
CIE 361 
Geotechnical Engineering I 
3 
220 
CIE 212, CIE 222 
18 
CIE 371 
Engineering Economics 
3 
300 
MTH122, STA112 
19 
CIE 431 
Design of steel structures 
3 
300 
CIE 331 
20 
CIE 451 
Hydrology & Water Resources 
3 
300 
CIE 351 
21 
CIE 471 
Specification and Quantity Surveying 
3 
300 
CIE 213, CIE 334 
22 
CIE 473 
Construction Management 
3 
300 
CIE 334 Co: CIE 471 
23 
CIE 491 
Graduation Project I 
3 
Completion 90 credit hours CIE 334, CIE 342, CIE 371, CIE 352, CIE 361 

24 
CIE 492 
Graduation Project II 
3 
CIE 491 
c) Program Electives Courses (12 Cr. Hrs.) The student will take three of the following SpecializationElectives as approved by the academic advisor.
No. 
Course ID 
Course Name 
Credit Hours (Cr. Hr.) 
LecLabTut Hours 
Prerequisites 
1 
CIE 481 
Advanced Structural Analysis And Design 
3 
300 
CIE 332, 
2 
CIE 482 
PreStressed Concrete 
3 
300 
CIE 334, MTH222 
3 
CIE 483 
Traffic Engineering 
3 
300 
CIE 242 
4 
CIE 484 
Pavement Materials and Design 
3 
300 
CIE 222 CIE 242 
5 
CIE 485 
Surveying II 
3 
300 
CIE 241 
6 
CIE 486 
Geotechnical Engineering II 
3 
300 
CIE 361 
7 
CIE 487 
Solid and Hazardous Waste Management 
3 
300 
CIE 352 
Free elective (to select one course – 3 Cr. Hr.): In addition to the specialization electives 1 – 7 listed above, students will have the opportunity to select a free elective from a different specialization such as project management and marketing management. The student’s selection will require advisor’s approval in addition to the requirements of course prerequisites.
Course Description:
This course introduces civil engineering students to the broad field of Civil Engineering such as environmental, geotechnical, hydrology, water and waste water, structural design, highrise buildings, construction engineering, and highways fields and assists them in determining the areas of emphasis they might want to follow for their bachelor’s degree. Introduction to Engineering Design (Design Process and Working in Teams). Technical Communication Skills (Written and Oral). Introduction to Engineering Ethics and Professionalism. Demonstrate knowledge of career opportunities in the field of civil engineering. Introduction to management and leadership skills and public policy.
Prerequisites: None
Course Description:
Introduction, abstraction, audience and purpose, report writing and audience, ethical considerations in report writing, technical definitions, description of a mechanism, description of process, technical proposals, progress reports, feasibility and recommendation reports, laboratory and project reports, instructions and manuals, research reports, questionnaires for survey, abstract and summaries, grammar, style and punctuation, documentation, visuals, presentations, business communications, resume and cover letters.
Prerequisites: None
Course Description:
The course (Statics) introduces knowledge and understanding of vector resultant of forces in two and three dimensions; type of structural supports; equilibrium of particles and rigid bodies; analysis of internal forces in beams and trusses; static and kinetic friction; centroids of lines, areas and volumes; moments of inertia.
Prerequisites: PHY121
Course Description:
Introduction to engineering drawing, Scales, Dimensioning, Types of lines, Construction geometry, Theory of Orthographic Projection, Pictorial drawing, Sections and Introduction to computer Aided Drafting (AutoCAD), computer graphics documentation for civil engineering and constructionrelated professions, which involve introduction to graphic standards using hand drawn sketches as well as computer aided drawings that focus on graphical communications.
Prerequisites: None
Course Description:
The course is an interdisciplinary course for all Civil Engineering specializations. It provides freshmen students with the basic computer skills that help them to master the computer use for the fields of professional practice and studio projects, 2D and 3D drawing, presentation and visual communication. The course also lays the foundation for other advanced departmental computer course applications. This course includes geometric construction; line convention; elevations; perspective projections; dimensioning, and sectional views utilized in the preparation of drawings in civil and infrastructure engineering.
Prerequisites: CIE 112
Course Description:
The course introduces the basic concepts of computer programing with C++ and involves practice at basic to intermediate level utilizing fundamentals and main features and procedures such as problem solving and flow charts, data types, input, output and control statements. Use of functions, arrays and strings is also practiced with engineering problem solving assignments.
Prerequisites: COM111
Course Description:
Explanation of the response of engineering materials in terms of deformations when subjected to forces. Understanding the meaning of stress and strain terminologies. Formulation of relations between stresses, deformation, strains and applied forces. Using statics to analyses determinate beams. Understanding the internal forces developed in beams.
Prerequisites: CIE 211, MTH122
Course Description:
To familiarize the students with different types and properties of various materials used in the civil engineering construction projects (such as cement, aggregate, asphalt cement).
Familiarize the students with concrete and its constituents (cement, aggregates, water), cement manufacturing, cement hydration (physical and chemical properties), fresh and hardened concrete properties including tests for classifying fresh concrete (e.g. consistence), destructive tests for hardened concrete (e.g. compressive strength, tensile strength, etc.) Fresh and hardened concrete deformations, concrete durability, concrete curing, and concrete admixtures.
Familiarize the students with asphalt cement and its types and characteristics, perform different tests on asphalt cement such as penetration, ductility, viscosity and specific gravity.
Familiarize the students with aggregate types and characteristics and perform some tests on it to obtain its properties such as gradation and physical properties. Several types of other construction materials such as wood, steel and glass will be introduced.
Prerequisites: CHE101, co CIE 212
Course Description:
Errors in measurements. Horizontal and vertical distance measurements, leveling / topographical and terrain elevations changes, topographic surveys, using topographical surveys to calculate areas and volumes; Setting out horizontal and vertical control benchmarks and use of surveying equipment such as Levels and Theodolites.
Prerequisites: MTH121
Course Description:
Transportation as a system, human and vehicle characteristics, traffic flow characteristics, highway capacity analysis, highway control devices, public transportation, urban transportation, planning, parking facilities, transportation safety, intelligent transportation system and computer applications, introduction to railway, waterway, airport.
Prerequisites: CIE 241
Course Description:
Internal axial forces in the members of statically determinate trusses, deflections in beams and trusses, internal forces in three hinged arches, influence lines of statically determinate structures.
Prerequisites: CIE 212, MTH222
Course Description:
Determinacy and indeterminacy of structures. Stability of structural systems. Methods for solving indeterminate structures. Shear force, bending moment and elastic lines diagrams. Use of models to analyze structures.
Prerequisites: CIE 331
Course Description:
Introduction to building in “reinforced concrete”. Introduction to the behavior of reinforced concrete sections, reinforced concrete members & reinforced concrete frames. Introduction to international codes of practice for the design of reinforced concrete buildings. A computer application on structural analysis and reinforced concrete design of various structural elements. A suitable software will be chosen for this purpose (such as STAAD PRO or ETABS).
Prerequisites: CIE 331, CIE 222
Course Description:
This course aims at introducing topics based on the recent developments and advances in structural and RCC design engineering. It includes topics related to the analysis and design of structural systems through the use of computers. Use of computer software such as SAP, ETABS and STADPRO.
Prerequisites: CIE 201, CIE 331
Course Description:
Introduction into different types of highways, principles of route location. Horizontal alignment; design and setting out (circular curve element, setting out of circular and transition curves, superelevation. Sight distance; stopping and passing sight distance. Vertical alignment; design and setting out (properties of vertical curves). Coordination of horizontal and vertical curves. Capacity of multilane highways. Geometric design of intersection and interchanges. Highway materials, mixtures and pavement design.
Prerequisites: CIE 242, CIE 222
Course Description:
Fundamental concepts and properties of fluids; fluid statics, units and measurement of pressure; forces on planar and curved surfaces, and buoyancy; kinematics of fluid motion; conservation equations with applications; continuity, momentum and energy equations, and Bernoulli’s equation; velocity and flow rate measurements; dimensional analysis and modeling; frictional losses in pipes and introduction to fluid dynamic forces on immersed bodies.
Prerequisites: CIE 211
Course Description:
Sources of pollutants and their effects on environment. Collecting treating and disposing off the treated waste. Fundamentals of water supply engineering for provision of a potable water supply.
Design for water treatment unit, operation and design of water distribution network and plumbing system. Air pollution control, noise pollution measurement and control, and environmental impact assessment.
Prerequisites: ENV111, CHE101
Course Description:
Introduction to the hydrological cycle and its various components. Relevant hydrological information and methods of measurements of hydrological variables. Hydrological assessment and design. Groundwater flow, geological structure, groundwater contamination, regional circulation, aquifers, recharge, and flow nets.
Prerequisites: CIE 351
Course Description:
Soil formation, composition types, physical properties of soils, soil classification and testing. Flow of water through soil, soil analysis and site investigation to determine the properties of soils and their bearing capacity; distribution of stresses in soils and the potential for differential settlement; soil classification factors to be considered in foundation design, lateral earth pressure and retaining walls, water flow in soils, soil compaction, consolidation and consolidation settlement, shear strength of soils, and slope stability.
Prerequisites: CIE 222, CIE 212
Introduction to microeconomics, competition and monopoly, labor markets, macroeconomics, world trade and the balance of payments, basics of financial accounting and project appraisal and economic feasibility of engineering projects, income measurement, capital investments, equipment alternative analysis and equipment replacement studies.
Prerequisites: MTH122, STA112
Introduction to steel structures and practical design methods. Steel sections. Load factors and load combinations. Design of various steel elements using LRFDmethod. Design of tension and compression members, Elastic and inelastic stiffness of columns. Beam design: Compact section criterion, lateraltorsional buckling, lateral supports, and various design aspects of beams. Design of steel members subject to biaxial moments. Design of simple bolted (or welded) steel connections. A software will be used for steel analysis and design.
Prerequisites: CIE 331
Introduction; types and documents of tenders; types of construction contracts; bonds and insurance requirements; local and International general conditions and obligations of construction contracts; preparation of specifications; regulations pertinent to buildings, construction works and building materials; quantity surveying and bill of quantities; rights and obligations of engineering consulting offices.Study of estimating and costing of civil engineering projects. Cost estimation process. Elements of the project costs. Case studies. BIM software will be used for estimating at different phases of construction.
Prerequisites: CIE 213, CIE 334
Course Description:
Construction Management for Civil Engineering, Contract Management, Project Management. Culture and global business (managing crosscultural differences in projects, impacts of cultural differences on project success in construction). Project delivery systems, types of contracts, planning and scheduling using CPM network methods (CPM and PDM) as well as tracking and progress reporting using the earned value method (EVM). Quality assurance, Safety and Health in Construction. BIM Software system will be available to students to learn how to generate project schedule.
Prerequisites: CIE 334, CIE 471
Course Description:
The course is aimed at the development of conceptual and applied design skills through discussions, meetings and laboratory work involving the completion of a civil engineering design project. Graduation project inlcude multiple major aspects of the civil engineering profession (such as structural, transportation, geotechnical, water and Environment) and require the use of engineering software for project management such as MS project and Primavera Project Planner.
The project experiences is intended to develop students skill in problem solving, team work, design, innovation, use information technology, engineering, ethics, and social responsibility.
Students are expected to complete a design project that demonstrates the skills and knowledge gained through applying engineering principles to solve a design problem.
Students work in teams of three to four to solve an engineering design problem. Every team is required to choose a realworld project. Teams are supervised by faculty members and instructors who oversee, guide and monitor progress in the project.
Every group is required to maintain a record of all project activities in a project logbook which will be inspected regularly by the project supervisor.
Prerequisites: CIE 334, CIE 342, CIE 371, CIE 352, CIE 361 Completion of 90 credit hours
Course Description:
Graduation project II is a capstone course that combined all previous courses in one task of designing a civil engineering project. Graduation project includes one hour of theoretical instructions by the supervisor and at least four hours per week on design/analysis actives that may include work on various relevant software, or work on drawing or CAD studio to prepare the engineering plans for the specified project.
The course is aimed at the development of conceptual and applied design skills through discussions, meetings and various activity work (analysis/design) involving the completion of a civil engineering design project. The project experiences is intended to develop students skill in problem solving, team work, design, innovation, information technology, engineering, engineering ethics, and social responsibility.
Students are expected to complete a design project that demonstrates the skills and knowledge gained through applying engineering principles to solve a design problem.
Students work in teams of three to four to solve an engineering design problem. Every team is required to choose a realworld project. Teams are supervised by faculty members and instructors who oversee, guide and monitor progress in the project.
Every group is required to maintain a record of all project activities in a project logbook which will be inspected regularly by the project supervisor.
Prerequisites: CIE 491
Practical training is an important part of engineering student education. It will help him to relate the theoretical knowledge learned in classrooms to solutions of realworld problems, experience the working environment before graduation, and learn how to act responsibly and efficiently in carrying out assigned tasks, etc.
Prerequisites: Completion of 75 credit hours
To demonstrate the knowledge of the Limit States theory, the method of design of reinforced concrete buildingsultimate limit states & serviceability limit states. The concept of “redistribution of moments” Design different types of reinforced concrete floor systemsSlab & beams, Ribbed slab & Flat slab. Design different types of reinforced concrete columns short & slender columns under axial load & bending moment. Design of Combined footings, Strip Foundations and introduction to the design of Raft Foundations. Complete design calculations and design drawings of a multistory reinforced concrete building to an international code of practice. Classification of nonlinear problems in structural analysis.
Prerequisites: CIE 332, CIE 334
Basic principles, short and longterm properties of constituent materials, partial prestressing. Flexural behavior, analysis and design of prestressed concrete beams, classes, cracking, pretensioning, posttensioning, service load design, load balancing, strength design, strain limits, flexural efficiency. Bond, transfer and development lengths, anchorage zone design. Shear and diagonal tension. Evaluation of immediate and longterm losses. Composite construction and design, shearfriction theory. Deflection calculation using approximate single time step approach.
Prerequisites: CIE 334, MTH222
Traffic flow theory, volume, speed, delay, parking and safety studies, Traffic control devices, capacity analysis of signalized and unsignalized intersections, Capacity analysis of twolane highways, multilane highways, and freeways. Roundabout capacity and traffic impact analysis.
Prerequisites: CIE 242
Introduction to the principals of pavement design for safety, serviceability and structural adequacy. Understand pavement engineering, terminology, and concepts. Know the different types of pavements. know and understand the engineering properties and characteristics of different materials that concern the pavement engineer such as soil, granular, and bituminous materials. Get familiar with different Superpave aggregate and asphalt binder tests and requirements. Design asphalt concrete mixture. Pavement performance, design flexible and rigid pavements using the AASHTO design procedure. Conduct analysis of flexible pavements for stresses, strains, and deflections in one, two, and threelayered systems.
Prerequisites: CIE 242, CIE 222
Enhance the knowledge of advanced equipment, methods and their application in the field of engineering. To learn the surveying operations involved in different civil engineering projects. Laying out control lines for curves, use of Total Stations, GPS control systems, GIS Systems, and Digital scanners.
Prerequisites: CIE 241
Description of wide range of methods which are used in practice to improve the engineering properties of soils. soil compaction, principle of effective stress, stresses due to selfweight, stresses due to applied loads, soil permeability, seepage: one and two dimensional, flow net, consolidation theory and consolidation settlement analysis: immediate and consolidation settlement, secondary compression, shear strength of soils. Developing an understanding of the mechanics of piled foundations in soft soils and to use that knowledge for design purpose. Purposes, scope and conduct of site investigation procedures.
Prerequisites: CIE 361
Function elements of solid waste management processes, Traditional versus integrated options for solid waste management, Physical and chemical characteristics of solid waste, Hazardous waste regulatory aspects, Characterization of hazardous waste, Treatment and disposal options of hazardous waste. Solid waste management in landfill and ultimate disposal practices. Risk assessment and risk management.
Prerequisites: CIE 352
Limits  Definition of the limit of a function, theorems about limits, evaluation of limit at a point and infinity, continuity.
Derivatives  Derivatives of algebraic and trigonometric functions, applications of derivatives, maxima and minima. Applications of derivatives in engineering.
Integration The definite and indefinite integrals and their applications: antiderivative, definite integrals, area between two curves, volumes, length of a plane curve, average value of a function, etc. Integration by parts, integration using powers of trigonometric functions, integration using trigonometric substitution, integration by partial fractions. Integration of improper integrals. Utilization of software package (such as MathCAD or MATLAB) for performing integration. Applications of engineering.
Transcendental functions Differentiation of trigonometric functions, inverse trigonometric functions, logarithmic functions, exponential functions, hyperbolic functions, and inverse hyperbolic functions.
Prerequisites: None
Matrix Computation:
Matrix addition, subtraction, multiplication and transposition. Inverse of Matrix.
Complex Numbers:
Definition of complex numbers, algebraic properties of complex numbers, absolute values, complex conjugate, polar representation, powers and roots.
Functions of Several Variables:
Functions of several variables, partial derivatives, applications.
Multiple Integrals:
Polar coordinates, double and triple integrals in rectangular and polar coordinates. Applications of multiple integrals in engineering.
Numerical Sequences and Series:
Definitions, sequences of real numbers, tests for convergence, power series expansion of functions, Taylor series of a given function, Laurent series, Fourier series, and their applications in engineering.
Prerequisites: MTH121
Vector Calculus:
Vectors in the plane, dot and cross products, lines and planes in space, polar coordinate system, line integrals, Green’s theorem, surface integrals. Engineering applications of vector calculus.
Ordinary Differential Equations:
First order differential equations, application examples of first order equations. Homogeneous linear secondorder differential equations with constant and variable coefficients, nonhomogeneous linear secondorder differential equations with constant coefficients, higherorder linear differential equations with constant coefficients, application examples. Power series solution of differential equations.
Laplace Transformation:
Laplace Transform, Inverse Laplace Transform, Laplace Transform of derivatives and integrals, using Laplace Transform to solve ordinary differential equations, examples and applications. Unit step function, periodic functions, and table of some Laplace Transforms. Applications of Laplace Transformation in engineering.
Partial Differential Equations:
Introduction to partial differential equations (PDE), first order PDE (linear and nonlinear), second order PDE, boundary value problems, engineering applications.
Prerequisites: MTH122
Complex Analysis
Complex functions, derivative of complex functions, analytic functions, CauchyRiemann equations, harmonic functions. Engineering applications of complex analysis techniques.
Fourier Analysis
Fourier Series, Fourier Integrals, Fourier series of even and odd functions with applications.
Linear Algebra
Matrices and determinants, solution of systems of linear equations, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, engineering applications, computer exercises.
Discrete Mathematics
Review of sets and relations. Introduction to basics of discrete mathematics and its engineering applications.
Prerequisites: MTH221
To introduce the students, the fundamentals of probability, random variables, and random processes so that they can deal with randomness and uncertainty involved processes and systems.
Prerequisites: MTH222
Prerequisites:None
Electric Charge and Electric Field
Electric charge, Coulomb’s law, electricfield and electric forces, electricfield calculations. Electric flux, Gauss’s law, applications of Gauss’s law. Electric potential.
Capacitance
Capacitance and dielectrics, capacitors in series and parallel, energy storage in capacitors.
DC Circuits
Electric current, resistivity, resistance, electromotive force, Ohm’s law, energy and power in electric circuits, Kirchhoff’s laws, analysis of simple DC circuits. Applications in engineering.
Magnetic Fields
Magnetic field lines and magnetic flux, motion of charged particles in a magnetic field and its applications, magnetic force on a currentcarrying conductor and its applications, the Hall effect. Sources of magnetic field. Ampere’s law and its applications. Applications in engineering.
Electromagnetic Induction
Electromagnetic induction, Faraday’s law, Lenz’s law, induced electric fields. Applications in engineering.
Inductance
Mutual and selfinductance, inductors in series and parallel, magneticfield energy.
Electromagnetic Waves
Maxwell’s equations and electromagnetic waves, the electromagnetic spectrum. Applications in engineering.
Optics
The nature of light, reflection and refraction, total internal reflection, dispersion, polarization, scattering of light, Huygens’ principle, interference, diffraction, holography. Types of lens and mirrors and their applications in engineering.
Prerequisites:PHY121
Introduction
Atoms, molecules and ions; formulas of ionic compounds, names of compounds, hydrates, problems.
Electronic structure and the periodic table
Hydrogen atom, quantum numbers, energy levels and orbitals.
Electron configurations in atoms and monatomic ions. Orbital diagrams of atoms, problems.
Periodical trends in the properties of atoms, problems.
Types of bonds
Ionic bond, covalent bond, atomic orbital, molecular orbital, hybridization.
Chemistry of the metals and semiconductors
Metallic bonding, band theory, chemistry of semiconductors and applications, solar cell, diodes, superconductors and ceramics.
Reactions of alkali and alkaline earth metals, detergent, redox reactions, galvanic cells and batteries. Chemistry of transition metals, complex ions, coordination compounds, composition, naming, geometry, chelates, ligands, coordination number, charge of the complex ions. Solubility product Ksp, precipitation of metals, qualitative analysis of metal ions.
Introduction to organic chemistry
Bonding and types of hybridization in carbon atom, alkanes and cycloalkanes, nomenclature, alkyl and halogen substituents, conformation of ethane, halogenation of alkanes, free radicals problems.
Alkenes and alkynes
Nomenclature, cistrans isomers, electrophilic addition reactions, DielsAlder reaction, problems.
Polymer
Introduction to polymers, polymerization, types, properties and uses of polymers.
Prerequisites: None