Bachelor – Civil Engineering

CE 100Introduction to Engineering MechanicsCE 200Probability and Statistics in Engineering
CE 110Intoduction to civil Engineering CE 210Mechanics of Materials
CE 120Operations research - Optimization CE 215Integrated Production Systems 1
CE 150Operations research – Stochastic ModelsCE 315Work analysis and Design 1
CE 115Engineering Economics CE 350Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics

  • CE 100: Introduction to Engineering Mechanics : This course is an introduction to learning and applying the principles required to solve engineering mechanics problems.
  • CE 110: Introduction to civil Engineering : The course has four primary components: (1) a review of the principal subdisciplines of civil engineering and their relationship to urban and regional infrastructure; (2) a review of professional ethics and the responsibilities of engineers to their profession and to the general public, which includes a detailed study and discussion of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) codes of practice, and the use of case studies for illustration and discussion; (3) the use of AutoCAD as a tool for computer-based drawings, and the use of spreadsheets to develop analytic algorithms to solve simple engineering problems; and (4) an introduction to the use of GIS.
  • CE 120: Operations research – Optimization: Introduction to deterministic optimization modeling and algorithms in operations research. Emphasis on formulation and solution of linear programs, networks flows, and integer programs. .
  • CE 150 : Operations research – Stochastic Models: Introduction to probabilistic models in operations research. Emphasis on Markov chains, Poisson processes, and their application to queuing systems.
  • CE 115: Engineering Economics : Cost measurement and control in engineering studies. Basic accounting concepts, income measurement, and valuation problems. Manufacturing cost control and standard cost systems. Capital investment, engineering alternatives, and equipment replacement studies..
  • CE 200: Probability and Statistics in Engineering 2: Introduction to statistical inference and experimental design. Correlation, regression, single and multi-factor ANOVA, non-parametric methods. Applications to statistical quality control.
  • CE 210: Mechanics of material : This course introduces basic principles of stress and strain in axial loading, shear, torsion and bending, along with principles of transformation of stress for design. Laboratory experiments provide hands-on experience.
  • CE 215: Integrated production systems 1 : Basic concepts in the design and operational control of integrated production systems. Includes topics on facility layout and material handling, material flow and information flow, resource and capacity planning, and shop floor control and scheduling
  • CE 315:Work Analysis and design 1 :  Fundamentals of work methods and measurement. Applications of engineering, psychological, and physiological principles to the analysis and design of human work systems.
  • CE 350:Fluid mechanics and hydraulics : The course examines the basic principles of fluid mechanics with beginning applications to hydraulic design. Topics include fluid properties, fluid statics, elementary fluid dynamics and Bernoulli equation, continuity, energy and momentum equations, and fluid kinematics. Additional topics are laminar
    and turbulent flow, boundary layer characteristics, drag and lift concepts (flow over immersed bodies), dimensional analysis, and fluid measurements.



CE 400Transportation Engineering CE 451Structural Analysis
CE 411Introduction to system simulationCE 460Geothechnical Engineering
CE 415Integrated production systems 2CE 470Materials Engineering Laboratory
CE 420Work analysis and design 2CE 480Engineering Economic Analysis
CE 450Structural Dynamics CE 490Economic Decisions in Engineering

  • CE 400: Transportation Engineering : This course provides an introduction to transportation engineering. The course will cover travel demand forecasting, road user and vehicle characteristics, traffic engineering studies, engineering economic analysis, and highway design. The highway design element will focus on the basic design concepts of horizontal and vertical alignment, superelevation, and cross-section design. The course will also cover flexible pavement design, design of parking facilities, as well as bikeway and walkway design.
  • CE 411: Introduction to system simulation: he course presents a general introduction to simulation concept and methodology. It covers simulation modeling in specialized simulation environments. Practical application of simulation to diverse systems will be discussed. Proper design and analysis of the simulation experiment is emphasized.
  • CE 415 : Integrated production systems 2 : Extensions of topics on the design and operational control of integrated production systems. Includes production databases, facility layout, material handling, advanced control and scheduling, and physical distribution.
  • CE 420 : Work analysis and design 2 : Applications of engineering, computer sciences, information sciences, and psychological principles and methods to the analysis and design of human work systems.
  • CE 450: Structural dynamics : The course covers: Three-dimensional treatment of the kinetics of particles and rigid bodies using various coordinate systems; Newton’s law, work, energy, impulse and momentum; and an introduction to dynamics of one, two and multi-degree of freedom systems, with and without damping.
  • CE 451: Structural Analysis : This course offers in-depth coverage of structural analysis techniques. Topics: analysis of statically determinate structures; deflection calculations using energy methods; analysis of statically indeterminate structures using superposition; influence lines; and slope deflection, moment distribution and matrix analysis of structures. Computer applications are included..
  • CE 460: Geotechnical Engineering The course covers: Introduction to soil mechanics and foundation engineering, including origin of soils; phase relationships; classification of soils; permeability; effective stress; seepage; consolidation; shear strength; slope stability; and bearing capacity.
  • CE 470: Materials Engineering laboratory: This laboratory course consists of a series of experiments to test various engineering properties of common civil engineering materials including metals, aggregates, concrete, timber, and polymer composites.
  • CE 480: Engineering Economic Analysis: Analysis of engineering costs and capital investments. Applications of classical optimization, mathematical programming, and the theory of production to the analysis of investment proposals. Evaluation and selection of individual projects and formulation of capital investment programs
  • CE 490: Economic Decisions in Engineering: Topics in decision making and rationality including decision analysis, decision making under uncertainty, and various descriptive and prescriptive models from operations research, economics, psychology, and business. Applications are drawn from engineering decision making, public policy, and personal decision making. Attention also is paid to designing aids to improve decision making.


CE 505Safety EngineeringCE 530Design and Evaluation of material handling systems
CE 510Civil Engineering design 1 : Site planning and design CE 541Advanced Facilities Design
CE 515Production management control CE 550Civil Engineering design 2
CE 520Manufacturing process EngineeringCE 556System simulation
CE 525Human Factors in Engineering CE 580Simulation design and analysis

  • CE 505: Safety Engineering : Application of human factors and engineering practice in accident prevention and the reduction of health hazards are presented. The objective of this course is to provide an understanding of the safety and health practices which fall within the responsibilities of the engineer in industry. Special attention is devoted to the detection and correction of hazards and to contemporary laws and enforcement on occupational safety and health.
  • CE 510: Civil Engineering design 1 : Site planning and design: This is the first part of a two-semester capstone design project course for Civil Engineers. Each year a specific project will created. Student groups will be formed, and each group will develop its plan and design for the assigned project. Formal progress reports will be required, and a full design report will have to be prepared, submitted, and orally defended each semester. The first semester focuses on site planning and design issues. The main facility will be located on the site, and all site issues addressed: grading and earthwork, traffic access and parking, water supply and sewage disposal, power supply and related issues
  • CE 515 :Production management control : Background and development of production management, plus current concepts and controls applicable to production management functions.
  • CE 520: Manufacturing process Engineering: Theories and applications of materials forming and removal processes in manufacturing, including product properties, process capabilities, processing equipment design, and economics. A systems approach to all aspects of manufacturing process engineering
  • CE 525: Human Factors in Engineering : Survey of human factors in engineering with particular reference to human functions in human-machine systems, and consideration of human abilities and limitations in relation to design of equipment and work environments.
  • CE 530: Design and Evaluation of material handling systems : Analysis for design and evaluation of material handling systems with emphasis on material flow control and storage. Analytic models and simulation used. Economic justification models for material handling systems.
  • CE 541 : Advanced Facilities design: Study of the theoretical and applied aspects of manufacturing systems layout. Emphasis on contemporary manufacturing, including the layout of cellular systems, automated material handling systems, and storage systems
  • CE 550 : Civil Engineering design 2 : This is the second part of a two-semester capstone design project course for Civil Engineers. Each year a specific project will created. Student groups will be formed, and each group will develop its plan and design for the assigned project
  • CE 556: System simulation: Philosophy and elements of digital simulation language. Practical application of simulation to diverse systems
  • CE 580 : Simulation design and Analysis :  An introduction to simulation of stochastic systems on digital computers. Emphasis is on the fundamentals of simulation as a statistical experiment. Topics include uniform random numbers, input modeling, random variate generation, output analysis, variance reduction, and optimization.