ECE 591

Professional Foundation

Units: 1

Formerly: ELEC 591

Professional engineering practice and ethics. Canadian labour market research. Cultural intelligence and the diversified workplace. Leadership and management styles. Resumes and interviews. Technical and business communication for engineers. Safety-aware engineering design. Occupational health and safety in the workplace. Understanding professional competencies and engaging in reflective learning.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of ECE 591, ELEC 591.
  • This course will be offered by the Engineering and Computer Science Co-op and Career Services.


  • Admission to MENG program in Telecommunications and Information Security.

Graduate course in the Electrical and Computer Engineering program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

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

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