This course is designed to present the fundamental concepts and theories in metallurgy and promote the application to the workplace and professional practice. Course activities will include instructor presentations, required readings and experiential learning activities (i.e. case studies, group discussions, projects, etc.).
This course emphasizes student participation through weekly online discussion boards. It is expected that students will read the assigned chapters per the weekly requirements.
Also, there will be optional live online sessions (see Live Online Tutorial section).
The course will include a blend of individual and group activities; therefore, it is important for students to log in to this course site daily to check for updates, discussion board postings, e-mail, etc.