Find SomeoneCampus MapsOSU Site Map

General Catalog & Schedule of Classes

Oregon State University
OSU HomeProspective StudentsCurrent StudentsFaculty & StaffAlumni & FriendsVisitors
  Quick-Jump:    
What is Quick-Jump?
Catalog HomeCatlog IndexCatalog SearchCatalog ArchiveCatalog Help


BEE Undergraduate Courses, Corvallis Campus

Choose a different subject and/or campus

Legend Legend
Calendar icon, course will be offered.
- Signifies that the course is offered in current or future terms.
Graduation cap, course is a Baccalaureate Core Course.
- Signifies the course as a Baccalaureate Core Course.
Graduation cap with a pen, course is a WIC Core Course.
- Signifies the course as a WIC Core Course.
Dollar sign icon, course has fees that apply.
- Signifies that fees may apply to the course.
+
- Include restriction.
-
- Exclude restriction.
*
- Prereq may be taken prior to or simultaneously with this course.

Top BEE 101 ECOLOGICAL ENGINEERING I (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Introduction to engineering at OSU and the emerging field of ecological engineering. Topics include engineering analysis and problem solving, professional ethics, the design process and teamwork.

Top BEE 102 ECOLOGICAL ENGINEERING II (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Introduction to common problems and solutions in ecological engineering, emphasizing the multiplicity of approaches to constraining, analyzing, and resolving challenges of ecosystem management. Two overnight field trips to local ecological monitoring and engineering sites will be required.

Top BEE 199 SPECIAL TOPICS (1-16) 
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top BEE 221 FUNDAMENTALS OF ECOLOGICAL ENGINEERING (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Introduction to the concepts and practice of ecological engineering including characteristics, classification, and modeling of ecosystems; ecosystem protection; and sustainable uses of ecosystems, including treatment wetlands, land treatment systems, and ecologically sensitive stormwater management, to meet the needs of human societies. PREREQS: (BI 211 [C] or BI 211H [C] ) and (MTH 256 [C] or MTH 256H [C] )

Top BEE 222 ECOLOGICAL ENGINEERING COMPUTATION (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Programming methods relevant to ecological engineering, including hardware/software integration. PREREQS: Sophomore standing, consent of instructor.

Top BEE 299 SPECIAL TOPICS (1-16) 
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top BEE 311 ECOLOGICAL FLUID MECHANICS (4)  Offered in current or future terms
Fluid properties, fluid statics, fluid motion, conservation of mass, momentum and energy for incompressible fluids, dimensional analysis, ecological engineering applications. Lec/rec. PREREQS: Consent of instructor.

Top BEE 312 ECOHYDRAULICS (4)  Offered in current or future terms
Theory and design of hydraulic systems for ecological engineering applications. Lec/rec. PREREQS: BEE 311 [C] or CE 311 [C] or CHE 331 [C] or CHE 331H [C]

Top BEE 313 ECOHYDROLOGY (4)  Offered in current or future terms
Provides quantitative description of fundamental hydrologic processes and the hydrologic cycle, the interactions of water between atmosphere, soils, and plants, and models for estimating the generation and transport of water in the environment. Lec/rec. PREREQS: BEE 312 [C]

Top BEE 320 BIOSYSTEMS ANALYSIS AND MODELING (4)  Offered in current or future terms
An introduction to simulation modeling and analysis of a variety of biological and ecological systems. Systems approaches to describing ecological systems. PREREQS: MTH 256 and consent of instructor.

Top BEE 322 ECOLOGICAL ENGINEERING THERMODYNAMICS AND TRANSFER PROCESS (4)  Offered in current or future terms
A study of the transport processes of fluid flow, heat transfer and mass transfer applied to biological organisms and ecological systems. PREREQS: BEE 320 [C]

Top BEE 361 ECOLOGICAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Introduction to modern measurement methods for ecological and environmental applications includes sensors and systems for measuring soil, water and atmospheric properties. No final exam; field trip required. Lec/lab. PREREQS: Professional engineering program standing.

Top BEE 399 SPECIAL TOPICS (0-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top BEE 401 RESEARCH (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top BEE 405 READING AND CONFERENCE (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top BEE 407 SEMINAR (1-16)  Offered in current or future terms
Departmental seminars. Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top BEE 407H SEMINAR (1-16) 
Departmental seminars. Graded P/N. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits. PREREQS: Honors College approval required.

Top BEE 410 ECOLOGICAL ENGINEERING INTERNSHIP (1-12)  Offered in current or future terms
Internship in ecological engineering to provide students with an opportunity to apply course work and theory to the real world. Requires internship opportunity identification by student. This course is repeatable for a maximum of 12 credits. PREREQS: Departmental approval required.

Top BEE 415 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (1)  Offered in current or future terms
Preparation for student professional careers. Students will interact with and hear seminars from professionals working in the ecological engineering field to learn from their experiences. PREREQS: Junior or senior standing.

Top BEE 433 IRRIGATION SYSTEM DESIGN (4)  Offered in current or future terms
Principles of soil physics and plant water use applied to irrigation system design. Design of gravity, pressurized, and trickle irrigation systems, improving on-farm water management, performance characteristics of pumps and other irrigation equipment. Lec/lab. Offered alternate years.

Top BEE 439 IRRIGATION PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES (4) 
Survey of irrigation systems, system configurations, factors that influence irrigation efficiency, crop water requirements, energy requirements, pumps, irrigation scheduling. For non-engineers. Lec/lab/rec. PREREQS: MTH 111 [C]

Top BEE 446 RIVER ENGINEERING (4)  Offered in current or future terms
Multipurpose river use; natural physical processes in alluvial rivers; channel modification practices; river structures; design practices; impact of river modification; problem analysis; and impact minimization. Offered alternate years. PREREQS: CE 313

Top BEE 458 NONPOINT SOURCE POLLUTION ASSESSMENT AND CONTROL (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Problem solving in nonpoint source pollution. Methods for evaluating the extent, rate, timing, and fate of Non-Point Source (NPS) pollutants in agricultural and urban environments.

Top BEE 461 ECOLOGICAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY (3) 
Introduction to modern measurement methods for ecological applications, includes sensors and systems for measuring soil, water and atmospheric properties. Lec/lab. PREREQS: One year college physics.

Top BEE 468 BIOREMEDIATION ENGINEERING (4)  Offered in current or future terms
Examines strategies for using a variety of biological processes for treating municipal, agricultural and industrial contaminants. Lec/lab. PREREQS: Must be a pro-school engineering student or graduate student.

Top BEE 469 ECOLOGICAL ENGINEERING DESIGN I (4)  Offered in current or future terms WIC Core Course Has Extra Fees
Engineering design processes for ecological engineering applications, including specifications, performance criteria, timelines, and project logistics, principles and practices of working in engineering teams. (Writing Intensive Course) PREREQS: BEE 322 [C] and (ENGR 391 or ENGR 391H), senior standing or consent of instructor.

Top BEE 470 ECOLOGICAL ENGINEERING DESIGN II (4)  Offered in current or future terms
Engineering design processes for ecological engineering applications, including specifications, performance criteria, timelines, and project logistics, principles and practices of working in engineering teams.

Top BEE 472 INTRODUCTION TO FOOD ENGINEERING PRINCIPLES (5)  Offered in current or future terms
Fundamental engineering principles for scientists and non-process engineers. Topics include fluid flow, mass and energy transfer, and material and energy balances. Directed at food scientists and other majors who need or would like a working knowledge of food engineering principles. PREREQS: MTH 112 [C-] and (MTH 241 [C-] or MTH 251 [C-] or MTH 251H [C-] ) and PH 201 [C-]

Top BEE 473 INTRODUCTION TO FOOD ENGINEERING PROCESS DESIGN (3)  Offered in current or future terms
Fundamental engineering process design principles for food scientists and non-process engineers. Directed at those who need or would like a working knowledge of applied food engineering process design. Lec/rec. PREREQS: (BEE 472 or BEE 572) and consent of instructor.

Top BEE 499 SPECIAL TOPICS (0-16)  Offered in current or future terms
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits.

Top BEE 499H SPECIAL TOPICS (1-16) 
This course is repeatable for a maximum of 16 credits. PREREQS: Honors College approval required.



 
Top You may return to this page by using any of the following Quick-Jump keywords:
BEEundergrad
Catalog HomeCatlog IndexCatalog SearchCatalog ArchiveCatalog Help
OSU HomeProspective StudentsCurrent StudentsFaculty & StaffAlumni & FriendsVisitors
Find SomeoneCampus MapsOSU Site Map