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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - EEL6028

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Current Status: Approved by SCNS - 2015-04-01
Campus: Tampa
Submission Type: New
Course Change Information (for course changes only): give a permanent number
Comments: For Electrical Eng - Elective. Repeatable 3 times. GC approved 2/11/15. To USF Sys 2/27/15. Approved effective 4/1/15

  1. Department and Contact Information

    Tracking Number Date & Time Submitted
    5112 2014-10-21
    Department College Budget Account Number
    Electrical Engineering EN 210600
    Contact Person Phone Email
    Jessica Procko 46318

  2. Course Information

    Prefix Number Full Title
    EEL 6028 Math III for Professionals

    Is the course title variable? N
    Is a permit required for registration? Y
    Are the credit hours variable? N
    Is this course repeatable? Y
    If repeatable, how many times? 0

    Credit Hours Section Type Grading Option
    1 O - Other R - Regular
    Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum)
    Math III for Professionals
    Course Online? Percentage Online
    O - Online (100% online) 0


    EEL 6025; EEL 6026


    Course Description

    Vector analysis: vector algebra, characterization of physical aspects of electric and magnetic fields.

    Partial differential equations, reading solution characteristics from separation-of-variables formulas.

  3. Justification

    A. Please briefly explain why it is necessary and/or desirable to add this course.

    Replacing Selected Topics with Permanent number; already listed in program

    B. What is the need or demand for this course? (Indicate if this course is part of a required sequence in the major.) What other programs would this course service?

    All students in the MSEE-P program are required to take this course.

    C. Has this course been offered as Selected Topics/Experimental Topics course? If yes, how many times?

    Yes, 1 time

    D. What qualifications for training and/or experience are necessary to teach this course? (List minimum qualifications for the instructor.)

    PhD in mathematics, physics, or engineering

  4. Other Course Information

    A. Objectives

    Characterize the mathematical description and manipulation of electromagnetic fields and semiconductor currents.

    B. Learning Outcomes

    After successful completion of this course students will be able to quantify and mathematically manipulate the fields and waves arising in electromagnetics and solid state quantum mechanics.

    C. Major Topics

    Vector algebra, potentials, integral theorems; separation of variable technique.

    D. Textbooks

    None required

    E. Course Readings, Online Resources, and Other Purchases

    F. Student Expectations/Requirements and Grading Policy

    About 20 assignments equally weighted. Grade based on percentage worked correctly.

    G. Assignments, Exams and Tests

    All 20 assignments should be completed correctly.

    H. Attendance Policy

    Course Attendance at First Class Meeting Policy for Graduate Students: For structured courses, 6000 and above, the College/Campus Dean will set the first-day class attendance requirement. Check with the College for specific information. This policy is not applicable to courses in the following categories: Educational Outreach, Open University (TV), FEEDS Program, Community Experiential Learning (CEL), Cooperative Education Training, and courses that do not have regularly scheduled meeting days/times (such as, directed reading/research or study, individual research, thesis, dissertation, internship, practica, etc.). Students are responsible for dropping undesired courses in these categories by the 5th day of classes to avoid fee liability and academic penalty. (See USF Regulation Registration - 4.0101,

    Attendance Policy for the Observance of Religious Days by Students: In accordance with Sections 1006.53 and 1001.74(10)(g) Florida Statutes and Board of Governors Regulation 6C-6.0115, the University of South Florida (University/USF) has established the following policy regarding religious observances: (

    In the event of an emergency, it may be necessary for USF to suspend normal operations. During this time, USF may opt to continue delivery of instruction through methods that include but are not limited to: Blackboard, Elluminate, Skype, and email messaging and/or an alternate schedule. Its the responsibility of the student to monitor Blackboard site for each class for course specific communication, and the main USF, College, and department websites, emails, and MoBull messages for important general information.

    I. Policy on Make-up Work

    Allowances will be made for late assignments.

    J. Program This Course Supports

    Electrical Engineering MSEE-P

  5. Course Concurrence Information

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