How to study and write for Engineering
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How to Study Math, Science and Engineering
Engineering Prof gives detailed guidelines on how to be successful in Engineering. Don't miss the sample time picture and the critical path.
An Engineering Student Survival Guide
See engineering students common complaints and what to do about them.
Exam Tips for First Year Engineering Students
3 major tips PLUS Sleep is extremely important!
Tips on Test Taking
From working in small groups to not staying up all night!
Tips for Succeeding in Engineering PDF file
Canadian tips work just as well in the States! Number 1 tip = Keep up!
Advice from Engineers
Professional Engineers recommend that you learn to present information logically and Know your purpose and audiences when writing. Check out their advice here.
Writing Guidelines for Engineering and Science Students
Comprehensive site which includes presentation, correspondence, as well as formal reports, such as lab reports, design reports, progress reports as well as theses and dissertations! There. That ought to cover everything!
The Writing Center at Renesselaer Polytechnic Institute provides a general format for the lab report.
Civil Engineering Lab Reports
Lab reports are not just for school, but many industries require these as well.
Engineering Technical Reports
From forensic reports to design reports, this site also includes an example of a technical report.
Like a scientist's log, an engineering project notebook can be used to capture work in progress. Check out everything from Patent Issues to topics for notebook entries.
Electrical Engineering Lab Reports
These are both "a journey and a destination." Check out this site to find out which and see the sample lab reports.