Who is this class for: "A MUST COURSE FOR BUDDING MATERIAL ENGINEERS/ MATERIAL SCIENTISTS!! Professor Shackelford is so awesome!! The way he taught the course helped me grasp the fundamentals of material science better than any that taught me during my four year bachelor tenure in Material engineering." ~Course Completer


Created by:  University of California, Davis

  • James Shackelford

    Taught by:  James Shackelford, Distinguished Professor Emeritus

    Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
Commitment5 weeks, 3 hours per week
Language
English
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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University of California, Davis
UC Davis, one of the nation’s top-ranked research universities, is a global leader in agriculture, veterinary medicine, sustainability, environmental and biological sciences, and technology. With four colleges and six professional schools, UC Davis and its students and alumni are known for their academic excellence, meaningful public service and profound international impact.
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Rated 4.6 out of 5 of 404 ratings

Great course as an introduction to the subject and while revising as it goes though all the important points.

Professor Shackelford has good and clear explanation about this course. Outstanding in presentation delivery. Please keep posting new course.

Very good for engineers trying to diversify and learn from the basics of material science like me. This course might not be great for people already invested in material science through bachelors or masters courses.

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