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Anne V. Goodchild
CEE 500
Seattle Campus

Civil and Environmental Engineering Seminars

Prerequisite: graduate standing in Civil and Environmental Engineering. Credit/no-credit only.

Class description

Seminar course to introduce first quarter graduate students to graduate study in Transportation and Construction at the University of Washington. Students will be provided with information regarding the research in transportation and construction that is ongoing at the University of Washington, and in these fields more broadly. We will discuss the expectations for student research projects and develop a list of requirements for the research project. By the end of the quarter students are expected to identify an area of research and conduct literature review in this area.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Every class will involve presentation to the students, as well as discussion and reflection.

Recommended preparation

Graduate student in Transportation/Construction.

Class assignments and grading

Short essays.

Completion of short essays, research abstract and references.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Additional Information
Last Update by Anne V. Goodchild
Date: 09/21/2006