B.S. Construction Engineering | The American University of Iraq Sulaimani
Engineering Department

B.S. Construction Engineering

The Construction Engineering major is one of a kind in the country. The major is designed to equip students with the right tools to carefully design, plan, and carry out the construction of any small- or large-scale project.

Suggested Semester Course Code & Title Prerequisites   Credits  
1st SCI 101 (Life Science) No Prerequisites 2
SCIL 101 (Life Science Lab) No Prerequisites 1
CIV 101 (The Ancient World-History) No Prerequisites 3
MTH 133 (Pre-calculus) MTH 101 or Placement in MTH 133 4
CSC 101 (Computer Science and IT Applications) No Prerequisites 3
ENG 101 (Argument) No Prerequisites 3
2nd ENG 102 (Critical Reading) ENG 101 3
CIV 102 (The Modern World-History) CIV 101 3
MTH 232 (Calculus I) MTH 133 4
SCI 102 (Physical Science) MTH 101 or Placement in MTH 133 3
3rd PHYS 232 (Calculus Based Physics I) SCI 102, MTH 232 4
CIV 203 (Civilization III: The Ancient World (Humanities)) CIV 102 3
4th CIV 204 (Civilization IV: The Modern World (Humanities)) CIV 203 3
5th Core Option: Humanities, Social Science See Course Descriptions 3
6th ENG 213 (Technical Writing) ENG 102 3
  TOTAL  45 Credits
 
Suggested Semester Course Code & Title Prerequisites Credits
2nd ENGR 230 (Engineering Drawing) CSC 101 3
3rd CHEM 232 (Chemistry I) MTH 133, SCI 102 4
MTH 233 (Calculus II) MTH 232 4
ENGR 244 (Engineering Computing) CSC 101, MTH 133 3
4th ENGR 231 (Fabrication Shop) No Prerequisite 2
PHYS 233  (Calculus Based Physics II) PHYS 232, MTH 232 4
MTH 331 (Calculus III) MTH 233 4
GEO 248 (Physical Geology) PHYS 232 3
ENGR 344 (Mechanics I) PHYS 232 3
5th MTH 332 (Differential Equations and Linear Algebra) MTH 233 4
ENGR 370 (Surveying) MTH 133 2
ENGR 373 (Materials of Construction) CHEM 232, Co-requisite: PHYS 233 3
ENGR 358 (Mechanics of Materials) ENGR 344 3
ENGR 348 (Mechanics II) ENGR 344, Co-requisite: MTH 332 4
6th ENGR 356 (Fluids) ENGR 344, MTH 331, MTH 332 4
ENGR 390 (Circuits) PHYS 233, MTH 233 4
ENGR 475 (Soil Mechanics) GEO 248, ENGR 358 3
ENGR 444 (Engineering Economics) MTH 232 3
7th ENGR 442 (Engineering Statistics) MTH 332 3
ENGR 471 (Construction Engineering) ENGR 444 3
ENGR 473 (Structural Analysis) ENGR 358 3
ENGR 491 (Design I) 7th Semester or higher 3
ENGR 476 (Concrete Design) ENGR 358, ENGR 373 3
ENGR 477 (Foundation Design) ENGR 358, ENGR 475 3
8th ENGR 484 (Engineering Laboratory) ENGR 442, ENG 213 3
ENGR 492 (Design II) ENGR 491 2
ENGR 474 (Steel Design) ENGR 358, ENGR 373 3
ENGR 490 (Engineering Internship) Senior Standing 3
Engineering Elective Senior Standing 3
Engineering Elective Senior Standing 3
Engineering Elective Senior Standing 3
  TOTAL  98 Credits