1. Engineering Design
Design civil works satisfying requirements and needs as well as given constraints and limitations.
|Interpret requirements and needs and translate them into the formulation of a civil engineering project.|
|Formulate and analyze the specifications of a design project considering technical variables, as well as realistic economical, social, legal and environmental restrictions.|
|Propose and evaluate solution alternatives to select the most adequate satisfying requirements and constraints.|
|Present and describe the solution through specifications, planes, engineering drawings, diagrams and virtual simulations.|
|Elaborates the technical specifications for the construction and the implementation of a project using national e international norms and standards.|
2. Problem Solving
Identify, formulate and solve engineering problems properly using the methods, techniques and tools of civil engineering.
|Propose adequate and realizable solutions with engineering criteria.|
|Use techniques and methodologies of civil engineering to describe, analyze and solve engineering problems.|
|Operates equipment and instruments required for civil engineering practice.|
|Use modern and specialized engineering software.|
3. Sciences Application
Apply the knowledge and skills of mathematics, sciences and engineering to solve civil engineering problems.
|Understand and interpret natural phenomena applying the fundamental laws governing them.|
|Apply mathematical models for analyzing, simulating and predicting the behavior and response of civil works in diverse fields.|
|Apply knowledge of sciences and engineering for solving real-world engineering problems.|
4. Experimentation and Testing
Conceive and conduct experiments, analyze data and interpret results.
|Determine the required equipment, tools and materials according to the experiment to be done.|
|Identify and compile relevant information of similar experiments.|
|Discriminate the relevant variables of an experiment, relating, measuring and quantifying them, and determining their tolerances.|
|Analyze and process data and results using proper concepts and criteria.|
|Use the scientific method for developing experiments, design and research projects.|
5. Modern Engineering Practice
Use and apply techniques, methods and tools of modern engineering necessary for the practice of civil engineering.
|Use equipment and instruments typical of the professional practice.|
|Use modern and specialized software.|
|Apply modern techniques and methods fulfilling national and international norms and standards.|
|Apply national and international norms and standards.|
6. Engineering Impact
Understand the impact of engineering solutions on people and society in local and global contexts.
|Recognize the role of civil engineering on the progress of society and the wellbeing of people.|
|Identify and appraise the economical and social benefits of civil engineering works.|
|Recognize the importance of civil works in risks prevention and disasters mitigation.|
7. Project Management
Plan and manage civil engineering projects taking into account efficiency and productivity criteria.
|Identify the objectives and restrictions of a civil engineering project.|
|Calculates the unitary and total costs of an engineering project.|
|Determine the technical and economical feasibility of an engineering project as well as its social and environmental viability.|
|Determine the scope of a project, its activities and priorities, and propose execution and control schedules.|
|Supervise the proper development of activities of a civil engineering project considering aspects of quality, efficiency and safety.|
8. Environmental Appraisal
Takes into account the importance of preserving and improving the environment in the development of their personal and professional activities.
|Promote the use of materials, technologies and processes that are environmentally adequate.|
|Make a rational use of natural resources understanding their importance in the life of people and society.|
|Develop practical systems for prevention and mitigation of natural disasters.|
9. Lifelong Learning
Recognize the need to keep their knowledge and skills up to date according to advances of civil engineering and engage in lifelong learning.
|Identify relevant areas for the development of their professional career.|
|Keep themselves up to date on new tendencies and technologies of civil engineering as well as their diverse applications.|
|Be autonomous in their learning process.|
10. Contemporary Issues
Know and analyze relevant contemporary issues in local, national and global contexts. /tp]Conoce y analiza asuntos contemporáneos relevantes en contextos locales, nacionales y globales.
|Be informed and emit opinion about the main social, economical and political facts in local and global contexts.|
|Understand relevant social and economical issues affecting his/her working environment.|
11. Ethical and Professional Responsibility
Evaluate their decisions and actions from a moral perspective and assume responsibility for the executed projects.
|Anticipate the implications of their decisions as well as the results of their actions and projects|
|Appraise the punctual and responsible fulfilling of their personal and professional duties.|
|Takes into consideration community interests and the social benefit.|
|Knows and act according to the professional code of ethics.|
Communicate clearly and effectively in oral, written and graphical formats, interacting with different types of audiences.
|Express their ideas clearly and concisely using the adequate technological support.|
|Elaborate clear and precise technical documentation using norms, symbology and terminology proper of civil engineering.|
|Adjust their speech according to the type of audience for getting a proper understanding and interpretation.|
|Read technical documentation in English.|
Appraise the importance of teamworking and participate actively and effectively in multidisciplinary teams.
|Can perform as leader or active member of a working team effectively participating to achieve the proposed goals and results.|
|Propose and accepts ideas conducting to the achievement of objectives and results.|
|Appraise the differences of opinion, is tolerant and respect agreements.|