Design Courses

There are 2 design courses that are directly under the control of the design chair:

  • New Venture Design (APSC486), offered jointly with the Sauder School of Business
  • Interdisciplinary Capstone Projects (APSC496)


There is also the 45X Capstone Design:

MECH 45X is actually a cluster of 2-term, 6-credit courses for mechanical engineering students in their senior year: MECH 457 is a course for regular stream and Thermofluids-option students;  MECH 458 is for Mechatronics-option students; and MECH 459 is for Biomedical Engineering-option students.

And there are other design intensive courses in various departments in 4th year. See for more details.

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