Engineering for MacGyver

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Interdisciplinary Arts

Course Number: 
0251
Institution: 
Hampshire College
This course will familiarize the student with some of the basic principles and techniques of mechanical, electrical, chemical, civil, aerospace, and improvisational engineering. Emphasis on general problem-solving skills, brainstorming, and creativity in rapidly designing and testing prototypes; in addition, students are encouraged to find connections between disparate engineering disciplines. This will be a project-based course; the majority of class time will be spent experimenting and building. Prior engineering experience not required, but the student should be comfortable with basic hand tools. Extended lab hours on Thursday afternoons.
Comments: 

Physical and Biological Sciences Independent Work Quantitative Skills Lab Fee: $90.00

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
310822

Course Sections

Engineering for MacGyver
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
1 4.0

Stephen Banzaert

sgbLM@hampshire.edu

12:30PM-03:50PM TH

Lemelson Center for Design CLASS