Office of the Registrar
Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science (2019/2020)
6.4 Mechanical Engineering Program Regulations
6.4.1 Mechanical Engineering Major
  • The full-time 141 credit hour Bachelor of Engineering (Co-operative), Mechanical Engineering Major, requires eight academic terms and four work terms.

  • The 141 credit hours shall normally be taken in the academic terms and order as set out in Table 4 Mechanical Engineering Major.

  • Work terms shall normally be taken in the order as set out in Table 4 Mechanical Engineering Major.

Table 4 Mechanical Engineering Major

Term

Required Courses

Elective Courses

Engineering One

Students who are expecting to complete the Engineering One requirements by the end of the Winter semester may apply to undertake a work term during the Spring semester. In this case, the prerequisite course ENGI 200W is expected to be completed during the Fall semester. All other students are expected to complete ENGI 200W in the Winter semester of Engineering One.

In addition to meeting the requirements outlined below, a student must successfully complete four Complementary Studies courses as described under Description of Program, Complementary Studies.

  • Fall
  • Academic Term 3

Winter

001W or 002W

  • Spring
  • Academic Term 4

Fall

001W or 002W or 003W

  • Winter
  • Academic Term 5

Spring

002W or 003W or 004W

  • Fall
  • Academic Term 6
  • Students in the Biomedical Technical Stream must also take Human Kinetics and Recreation 2311 in Academic Term 6.
  • Students in the Petroleum Technical Stream must also take ENGI 6602 in Academic Term 6

Winter

003W or 004W or 005W (optional)

  • Spring
  • Academic Term 7
  • 6 credit hours from Technical Stream Required Courses, Academic Term 7
  • For students in the Biomedical Technical Stream or Stream, one Technical Stream Required Course is replaced by Human Kinetics and Recreation 2311, taken in Academic Term 6.
  • For students in the Petroleum Technical Stream, one Technical Stream Required Course is replaced by ENGI 6602, taken in Academic Term 6.
  • 3 credit hours from Technical Stream Elective Courses.
  • One free elective which must be a 3000-level or higher Engineering course, or a 2000-level or higher course from any other academic unit. Selection of a course must be approved by the Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and must be completed before Academic Term 8.

Fall

004W or 005W (optional) or 006W (optional)

  • Winter
  • Academic Term 8
6.4.1.1 Technical Streams
Technical Stream Required Courses Table

Term

Biomedical

Mechanics and Materials

Mechatronics

Petroleum

Thermo-Fluids

Academic Term 6

Human Kinetics and Recreation 2311

ENGI 6602

Academic Term 7

Medicine 6250

Academic Term 8

Human Kinetics and Recreation 4703

Technical Stream Elective Courses Table

Biomedical

Mechanics and Materials

Mechatronics

Petroleum

Thermo-Fluids