Description: From the course, "Introduction to Civil Engineering"
Learning Objectives: 1. Continue to discuss infrastructure definition with class discussion and examples, 2. Introduce students to engineering critique. 3. Introduce students to scientific, social, and symbol framework that they will be using throughout the semester to evaluate civil engineering works and infrastructure. 4. Emphasize the importance of oral and written communication and provide online resources that will start preparing students for their written assignments and presentations.
Keywords: engineering critique, oral presentations, technical writing, thesis statement, social, scientific, symbolic