Introduction to Professional Engineering in Canada, Third Canadian Edition by Gordon C. AndrewsIntroduction to Professional Engineering in Canada, Third Canadian Edition by Gordon C. Andrews

Introduction to Professional Engineering in Canada, Third Canadian Edition

byGordon C. Andrews, J. Dwight Aplevich, Carolyn MacGregor

Paperback | December 1, 2008

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Introduction to Professional Engineering in Canada is intended to explain the elements of what every beginning engineering student should know about the engineering profession in Canada, emphasizing basic skills and knowledge that are well known to practicing engineers and particularly useful to students. The book has evolved through several versions and has served engineering students for more than a decade.

Title:Introduction to Professional Engineering in Canada, Third Canadian EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.75 inPublished:December 1, 2008Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0135153603

ISBN - 13:9780135153604


Table of Contents

Part I       The Engineering Profession

Chapter 1      An Introduction to Engineering

Chapter 2      The Licensed Professional Engineer

Chapter 3      Professional Engineering Ethics

Chapter 4      Engineering Societies

Chapter 5      Advice on Studying, Exams, and Learning


Part II       Engineering Communications

Chapter 6      Technical Documents

Chapter 7      Technical Writing Basics

Chapter 8      Formal Technical Reports

Chapter 9      Report Graphics


Part III      Engineering Measurements

Chapter 10      Measurements and Units

Chapter 11      Measurement Error

Chapter 12      Error in Computed Quantities

Chapter 13      Basic Statistics

Chapter 14      Gaussian Law of Errors


Part IV            Engineering Practice

Chapter 15       Fundamentals of Engineering Design

Chapter 16       The Engineer in Business

Chapter 17       Intellectual Property

Chapter 18       Project Planning and Scheduling

Chapter 19       Safety in Engineering Design

Chapter 20       Safety, Risk, and the Engineer

Chapter 21       Environmental Sustainability - NEW!


Appendix         Answers to Quick Quiz and Selected Further Study Questions