Curriculum

The MEng with a concentration in ASEM consists of 11 courses (33 credit hours). The minimum required time to complete the degree is five semesters (18 months).

Recommended Course Sequence

Semester 1

Introduction to System Safety: Prevention through Design
(ASEM 610, 3 hrs.)
Crossroad: Engineering Ethics & Acceptable Risk
(ASEM 614, 3 hrs.)

Semester 2

Hazard Analysis & Waste Elimination
(ASEM 611, 3 hrs.)
Leading through Climates of Change
(ASEM 615, 3 hrs.)

Semester 3

Engineering Risk: Assessment, Reduction and Liability
(ASEM 612, 3 hrs.)
Policy Issues in Prevention through Design
(ASEM 616,3 hrs.)

Semester 4

Human Performance and Engineering Design
(ASEM 613, 3 hrs.)
Crisis Leadership and Safety-Critical Design
(ASEM 617, 3 hrs.)

Semester 5

Electrical Systems Safety
(ASEM 628, 3 hrs.)
Capstone Project: Development of an Advanced Safety Engineering and Management Plan, Part 1
(ASEM 619, 3 hrs.)
Capstone Project: Development of an Advanced Safety Engineering and Management Plan, Part 2
(ASEM 620, 3 hrs.)