Georgia Southern University
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Student Learning Outcomes
Adopted: Fall 2004
(Reviewed: 2006, 2008, 2010, and 2012)
At the time of graduation GSU Mechanical Engineering Technology students will have:
(a) Mastery of the knowledge, techniques, skills, and modern tools of mechanical engineering technology.
(b) An ability to apply current knowledge and utilize relevant applications of mathematics, science, engineering and technology.
(c) An ability to conduct, analyze and interpret experiments and apply experimental results to improve processes.
(d) An ability to apply creativity in the design of appropriate systems, components or processes
(e) An ability to function effectively on teams in the collection of data, the preparation of reports and presentations, and the contribution to a major project.
(f) An ability to identify the key components of a problem, appropriately analyze the problem, and accurately solve problems
(g) An ability to communicate effectively by preparing technical reports, documenting work, or writing a topical paper, and by making individual and group presentations
(h) A recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in lifelong learning
(i) A demonstration of an understanding of professional, ethical, and social responsibilities
(j) A respect for diversity and knowledge of contemporary professional, societal and global issues
(k) An ability to incorporate elements quality, timeliness, and continuous improvement into their work and/or professional behavior