Engineering Handbook

Issues in the Profession of Engineering
This handbook was developed by the School of Engineering at Santa Clara University to provide help to students in understanding the eight issues specified in ABET's Criterion Four, plus three other issues selected by Santa Clara University.

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Introduction

Chapter 1: Manufacturability

Chapter 2: Sustainability

Chapter 3: Usability

Chapter 4: Health and Safety

Chapter 5: Environmental Impact

Chapter 6: Ethical

Chapter 7: Social

Chapter 8: Political

Chapter 9: Economic

Chapter 10: Compassion

Chapter 11: Lifelong Learning

Chapter 12: Bringing It All Together