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2021-2022 SDSM&T Academic Catalog 
2021-2022 SDSM&T Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EE 451 Fundamentals of Systems Engineering

Credits: (4-0) 4

This course will explore a broad overview of systems engineering as an approach to designing, building, and operating complex engineering systems.  Fundamentals associated with systems thinking, system analysis, and definition will be taught. Topics include concept exploration and definition, systems architecture methods, model-based systems engineering practices, systems engineering processes, and life cycle systems management techniques. Case studies will be utilized as a practical learning tool to illustrate systems engineering applications.

Prerequisites: MATH 381  or IENG 381  and Junior or Senior Level standing.

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