Engineering Honors: Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution Track

This page describes the Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution Track of Engineering Honors (EH-ETID), which applies to EH scholars majoring in engineering technology and industrial distribution (ETID track).

Requirements - Advising HandoutsHonors Courses - Additional Notes

For questions about the ETID Track, please contact the EH Department Coordinator for Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution.


 

MALINI NATARAJARATHINAM SUMMER 2014


Malini Natarajarathinam

Associate Professor

Office: 203D Fermier
Phone: 979.845.6766
Email: malini@tamu.edu

Requirements 

The Engineering Honors (EH) program for students in the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution majoring in Engineering Technology or in Industrial Distribution (ETID Track) has the following features and requirements in addition to the requirements of the general EH program

 

Additional academic requirements for the ETID Track of EH include:

  • Completion of at least 18 honors credits in courses in any department in Engineering or Science, with the same requirements as the EH course work requirements and including
    • At least 6 hours in upper-division (300/400-level) ENTC/IDIS courses and at least 3 hours from the student’s major
    • 1 hour of 484H (Internship or Field Experiences) or the equivalent of 1 hour (in the case of zero credit)

Advising Handouts

Before your advising meeting with the ETID Track Coordinator, right click on the following handouts:

Brochure, Honors Courses & Research ENTC Forms 
EH ETID Track Brochure ENTC 484H Internship Proposal
ETID Honors Courses ENTC 484 Report Requirements
ENTC 491 Research Topics ENTC 484H Completion Form
ENTC 491 Research Hours Credit Guide

 

Sample Schedules for EH Students in the ETID Track

Sample programs that fulfill the EH requirements for ETID majors are:

  Sample IDIS Honors Course Plan
Freshman
ENGR 111H Foundations of Engineering I – 2 credits
  ENGR 112H – Foundations of Engineering II - 2 credits
  ENGR 181H – Engineering Honors Seminar - 1 credit
Sophomore ANY IDIS COURSE CAN BE TAKEN AS A "STACKED HONORS" COURSE, WITH PRIOR INSTRUCTOR APPROVAL
Junior ANY IDIS COURSE CAN BE TAKEN AS A "STACKED HONORS" COURSE, WITH PRIOR INSTRUCTOR APPROVAL
Senior
ANY IDIS COURSE CAN BE TAKEN AS A "STACKED HONORS" COURSE, WITH PRIOR INSTRUCTOR APPROVAL
  IDIS 491H Research - as a part of the University Undergraduate Research Scholars Program - 3 credits (per sem)

 

  Sample ESET Honors Course Plan
Freshman
ENGR 111H Foundations of Engineering I – 2 credits
  ENGR 112H – Foundations of Engineering II - 2 credits
  ENGR 181H – Engineering Honors Seminar - 1 credit
Sophomore ANY ESET COURSE CAN BE TAKEN AS A "STACKED HONORS" COURSE, WITH PRIOR INSTRUCTOR APPROVAL
Junior ANY ESET COURSE CAN BE TAKEN AS A "STACKED HONORS" COURSE, WITH PRIOR INSTRUCTOR APPROVAL
Senior
ANY ESET COURSE CAN BE TAKEN AS A "STACKED HONORS" COURSE, WITH PRIOR INSTRUCTOR APPROVAL
  ESET 491H Research - as a part of the University Undergraduate Research Scholars Program - 3 credits (per sem)

ETID Honors Courses

The following lists ETID Honors courses that have been offered in the last four years, excluding research (291,491) and independent study (285,485) courses.

  • 2016-2017 Academic Year

    Subj

    Crse

    Cred

    Title

    Instructor 

    Semester

    Fall 2016
    IDIS 300 4 HNR: INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICITY (Syllabus)  James P. Wallace (P) Fall 16
    IDIS 330 4 HNR-SALES ENGINEERING(Syllabus)  Norman L. Clark (P) Fall 16
    IDIS 340 3 HNR-MFGR DISTR RELATIONS (Syllabus)  John W. Johnson (P) Fall 16
    IDIS 343 3 HNR-DISTRIBUTION LOGISTICS (Syllabus)  Ismail Capar (P) Fall 16
    Spring 2017
    IDIS 330 4 HNR-SALES ENGINEERING   Norman L. Clark (P) Spring 2017

ETID curricular notes:

  • Independent study courses (ENTC/IDIS 484H, ENTC/IDIS 485H) and research courses (ENTC/IDIS 491H) require prior approval of the ETID EH Coordinator.
  • Any graduate level course can be used for honors credit with prior approval of the ETID EH Coordinator.