Special Topics

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0*-0

Presents material in an emerging field or one not covered in regular offerings. Some topics may require laboratory work as well as lectures.

Entrance will be restricted to third- and fourth-year students who meet the prerequisite specified for the topic to be offered.

* Lab hours may vary depending on the topic.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of MECH 450F, MECH 450A (if taken in the same topic), MECH 450B (if taken in the same topic), MECH 450C (if taken in the same topic), MECH 450D (if taken in the same topic), MECH 450E (if taken in the same topic).
  • May be taken more than once for credit in different topics with permission of the department.


  • Set by department depending upon topic.

Undergraduate course in Mechanical Engineering offered by the Department of Mechanical Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering.

Summer 2018 Fall 2018 Spring 2019

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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