Course Offerings

Proposed Undergraduate Course Offerings for 2020-2021

Course offerings and instructors are subject to change. 
Course descriptions and requirements are available in the course catalog.

COURSE Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Spring 2021
Core Required Courses
SE 1 Intro. to Structures and Design Van Den Einde    
SE 3 Graphical Communication for Engr. Design     Van Den Einde
SE 9 Algorithms and Programming for Struct. Engr.     Kuester
SE 101A Mechanics I: Statics Morrison Van Den Einde  
SE 101B Mechanics II: Dynamics   Todd Staff
SE 101C Mechanics III: Vibrations Zhu     
SE 102 Introduction to Computing for Engineers   Semnani  
SE 105 Structural Materials     Qiao
SE 110A Solid Mechanics I   Asaro  
SE 110B Solid Mechanics II     Staff
SE 115 Fluid Mechanics for Structural Engineering   Zhu  
SE 125 Statistics, Probability, and Reliability Conte    
SE 130A Structural Analysis I Loh  Mosqueda  
SE 130B Structural Analysis II     Mosqueda
SE 131A Finite Element Analysis     Krysl
SE 131B Finite Element Analysis Krysl    
Civil Structures Focus Sequence
SE 103 Conceptual Structural Design   Van Den Einde  
SE 150 Design of Steel Structures     Uang
SE 151A Design of Reinforced Concrete    Shing  
SE 181 Geotechnical Engineering McCartney    
Civil Structures/Geotech. Capstone
SE 140A Prof. Issues and Design for Civil Struct. I   Uang  
SE 140B Prof. Issues and Design for Civil Struct. II     Restrepo
Aerospace Focus Sequence
SE 142 Design of Composite Structures H. Kim    
SE 160A/260A Aerospace Structural Mechanics I   Kosmatka  
SE 160B/260B Aerospace Structural Mechanics II     A. Kim
SE 171/262 Aerospace Structures Renewal   H. Kim  
Aerospace Structures Capstone
SE 143A Aerospace Structural Design I   Kosmatka/H. Kim  
SE 143B Aerospace Structural Design II     H. Kim/Kosmatka
Geotechnical Focus Sequence
*Note: Since SE 151A has SE 103 as a prereq and SE 140A has SE 150 as a prereq students should plan to take SE 103 and SE 150 as TE classes their junior year.
SE 151A Design of Reinforced Concrete    Shing  
SE 181 Geotechnical Engineering McCartney    
SE 182 Foundation Engineering   Tomac  
SE 184/247 Ground Improvement     Hutchinson
SHM/NDE Focus Sequence
*Note: SE 165 is the capstone class for this sequence and students are required to take an additional TE.
SE 163/263 Nondestructive Evaluation     Lanza
SE 164/264 Sensors/Data Acquisition for SE   Loh  
SE 165/265 Structural Health Monitoring     Farrar
SE 167/267 Signal Processing   21-22  
SE 168/268 Structural System Testing and Model Correlation     Todd
Technical Electives
Classes with * are pending approval via UCSD's course approval process with anticipated start in Spring 2021
SE 132 Machine Learning for Structural Engineering*     Chen
SE 150B Design of Steel Structures II*     Morrison
SE 151B Design of Prestressed Concrete     Tsampras
SE 154 Timber Design     Summer 2021
SE 180 Earthquake Engineering Elgamal