MET109 Computer Programming and Applications

This is an introductory course in a computer programming language. Programs are specifically written to be used in the areas of statics, strength of materials, machine design, heat transfer, and fluid mechanics. Applications of the theoretical concepts are covered in the required laboratory. Corequisite(s): MET 109L Credits: 2 (1,2)

Topics covered:

  • Introduction to Excel
  • Using Excel’s Ribbon
  • Graphing with Excel
  • Excel Functions
  • Matrix Operations in Excel
  • Linear Regression in Excel
  • Excel’s Statistics Functions
  • Iterative Solutions Using Excel
  • Sharing Excel Information with Other Programs
  • Numerical integration using Excel