This course will expose students to the fundamental elements of a good engineering approach to problem solving with strong reference to basic sciences and math skills as well as testing and evaluation ideas by building prototypes (it could be a product, a technique, a structure, a project, a method, a paperwork  or many other things depending on the problem). The learning approach of this subjects is a design driven curriculum with emphasis placed on skills such as team based design, communication skills (graphical, oral and written) and computer aided design tools.