information is here on the class web site. No printed text will be
used. Handouts will be provided as necessary.
CE 2211 --
Materials Testing [Lab 1.0] Designed to
assist in the teaching of mechanics of materials. Topics include
strain measurement, testing machines and properties of materials.
Prerequisite: preceded or accompanied by CE 2210.
course is also designed to evaluate students' basic writing, presentation,
and data collection and interpretation skills. A comprehensive list
of objectives for engineering instructional
laboratories is provided for your review.
at all lab meetings is required. If you miss a lab meeting, you will
have to arrange to make up the missed experiment with your TAs. Missing three lab meetings in a row may
result in you being dropped from the course. And failure to
participate in all laboratory experiments will result in an automatic F
for the course.
will be divided into research
groups to perform laboratory experiments. Each group will
communicate its experimental findings at the beginning of the lab period
following the laboratory experiment. A penalty of 50% per class
period will be charged for not submitting an assignment at the expected
evaluations will be conducted within each research group. The course
director and TAs will use judgment in converting peer evaluations into
class participation grades.
member failing to contribute to an assignment may have his/her name
removed/withheld from that assignment by the contributing
members. In this case, the non-contributing member will be expected
to submit his/her own report under the same guidelines and timeframe as the
remainder of the group.
event that a group member is repeatedly failing to do his or her share of
the work, the group may elect to "fire" that member.
This will require a hearing with the TAs, appropriate and detailed
documentation, and sufficient justification of such action. If a
group member is "fired," he/she will be individually responsible
for completing all remaining assignments. The "fired" member will
not be able to join another group.
will be posted on Blackboard.
The standard university grading policy will be followed. However, the
course coordinators reserve the right to curve
grades at the end of the semester. A: 90-100, B: 80-89, C: 70-79, D:
60-69, F: 0-59
in this course is defined as plagiarism, failure to follow laboratory
safety practices, intentional damage to laboratory equipment, and actions
of a similar nature. You will be expected to clearly identify and
properly reference any information not generated by members of your
research group. You will also be held responsible for equipment that
is carelessly, willfully, or maliciously damaged. Failure to do so
will be dealt with according to the Conduct of Students section of the Student Academic Regulations.
have a documented disability and anticipate needing accommodations in this
course, you are strongly encouraged to meet with the instructor early in
the semester. You will need to request that the Disability Services
staff send a letter verifying your disability and specifying the
accommodation you will need before the instructor can arrange your
maps for all areas of instruction on campus are available on the web at designconstruction.mst.edu/floorplan.
Students are encouraged to review this site and be aware of the emergency
exit signs near their classrooms.
University of Science and Technology is committed to the safety and
well-being of all members of its community. US Federal Law Title IX
states that no member of the university community shall, on the basis of
sex, be excluded from participation in, or be denied benefits of, or be
subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity.
Furthermore, in accordance with Title IX guidelines from the US Office of
Civil Rights, Missouri S&T requires that all faculty and staff members
report, to the Missouri S&T Title IX Coordinator, any notice of sexual
harassment, abuse, and/or violence (including personal relational abuse, relational/domestic
violence, and stalking) disclosed through communication including but not
limited to direct conversation, email, social media, classroom papers and
S&T's Title IX Coordinator is Vice Chancellor Shenethia
Manuel. Contact her directly (email@example.com;
(573) 341-4920; 113 Centennial Hall) to report Title IX violations.
To learn more about Title IX resources and reporting options (confidential
and non-confidential) available to Missouri S&T students, staff, and
faculty, please visit titleix.mst.edu.
have problems with this course that cannot be handled by the teaching assistants,
feel free to consult Dr. Libre or the department chair, Dr. Joel Burken
schedule, content, and assignments are subject to modification when
circumstances dictate and as the course progresses and matures. If
changes are made, you will be given due notice.