First Year Curriculum

The following freshman year curriculum is for all engineering students (except Computer Science) that qualify for Calculus in the Fall semester.

Fall Semester Spring Semester
English 101 (3) English 102 (3)
Math 141/147: Calculus I (4) Math 142/148: Calculus II (4)
Engr Fund 151/157 (4) Engr Fund 152/158 (4)
Electrical and Computer Engineers:
    Computer Science 102 (4)
All other majors:
    Chemistry 120/128 (4)
    Engr Fund 105 (1)
Department Options (4-6)
See below for specific courses
TOTAL: 15-16 hours TOTAL: 15-17 hours

 

The following freshman year curriculum is for all engineering students (except Computer Science) that qualify for Pre-Calculus in the Fall semester.

Fall Semester Spring Semester Summer Semester
English 101 (3) English 102 (3)  
Math 130: Pre-Calculus (4) Math 141: Calculus I (4) Math 142: Calculus II (4)
Economics 201 (4)
    (Social Science Elective)
Engr Fund 151 (4) Engr Fund 152 (4)
General Education Elective (3)
(Arts and Humanities, or Cultures and Civilization)
Electrical and Computer Engineers:
    Computer Science 102 (4)
All other majors:
    Chemistry 120 (4)
    Engr Fund 105 (1)
TOTAL: 14 hours TOTAL: 15-16 hours TOTAL: 8 hours

 

Department Options are:

  • Biosystems Engr: Bios Engr 104 (1); Cultures and Civilization Elective (3); Mech Engr 202 (2)
  • Chemical and Biomolecular Engr: Chem 130/138
  • Civil and Environmental Engr: Chem 130/138 (4)
  • Computer Engr: Computer Science 160 (4)
  • Electrical Engr: Computer Science 160 (4)
  • Industrial Engr: ME 202 (2) and Social Sciences Elective (3)
  • Materials Science & Engr: Mats Sci Engr 101 (1) and Chem 130/138 (4)
  • Aerospace Engr: ME 202 (2) and Social Science Elective (3)
  • Biomedical Engr: ME 202 (2) and Chem 130/138 (4)
  • Mechanical Engr: ME 202 (2) and Cult and Civilization Elective (3)
  • Nuclear Engr: Chem 130/138 (4)

Math Placement:

  1. Math Placement is based on the Math ACT score.
  2. Information on AP credit is at http://admissions.utk.edu/undergraduate/apply/apcredit.shtml

Other Courses

Other courses taught or coordinated by Engineering Fundamentals include: