Camosun logo for print

Engineering Bridge

What You'll Learn

Mechanical Engineering Bridge to UBC

The Mechanical Engineering Bridge program provides access to the third year of Mechanical Engineering at the University of British Columbia Vancouver (UBC V) or University of British Columbia Okanagan (UBC O). Gain access into the third year at university with your Mechanical Engineering Technology diploma. You'll study advanced topics that aren't typically found in technology programs.

Advanced Diploma in Mechanical Engineering to the University of British Columbia

Mechanical engineers design and build machines and other products, such as robots, spacecraft, automobiles, artificial limbs, amusement park rides, elevators, and manufacturing equipment. If something moves or uses energy, mechanical engineering was probably involved in its design or production.

The Mechanical Engineering Bridge to the University of British Columbia program consists of two academic terms, beginning in late September 2016 and finishing at the end of May for entry into the third year of Engineering at the University of British Columbia in September.

An Internship work term is optional for this program.

Program courses

Effective date: September 2016

Academic Term 1 (Fall: September-December)

  Course Course Name Credits
Total Credits 19
All of CHEM 150 Engineering Chemistry 4
COMP 130 Computing for Engineers 3
ELEX 250E Linear Circuits 1 4
MATH 250A Intermediate Calculus 1 4
MATH 251 Matrix Algebra for Engineers 4

Academic Term 2 (Winter: January-April)

  Course Course Name Credits
Total Credits 21
All of ENGR 291 Solid Mechanics and Dynamics 3
ENGR 292 Fluids and Thermodynamics 3
ENGR 293 Project Management and Design 3
MATH 250B Intermediate Calculus 2 3
MATH 252 Applied Differential Equations 3
PHYS 295 Physics (Engineering Bridge) 3
One of STAT 2541 Probability and Statistics 3
ENGL 1512 Academic Writing Strategies 3

Notes:

  1. For UBC Okanagan students
  2. For UBC Vancouver students

Internship (Optional: May-August)

  Course Course Name Credits
Total Credits 4
All of CDEV WPS Workplace Preparation Skills 0
ENGR 104 Work Term 4
Contact Us
Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
  • 250–370–3000
  • 1–877–554–7555 (toll-free)

©1996–2017 Camosun College | Victoria BC, Canada | Printed: December 13, 2017 at 4:43 am Change Everything logo for print