HU134/HU134!! – Engineering Economy
Course lecturer :
Dr. Salah Eldin Mosaad
Course assistant :
Course objectives :
To enable students to:
- Identify the basis of engineering economy and accounting concepts needed.
- Gain a working knowledge of various techniques of economic analysis.
- Show how to make an economic decision regarding short-term and long term capital investment alternatives
- Present depreciation models, replacement and procurement models and public utilities.
Course description :
This course introduces students to: Basic principles and techniques of economic analysis, the time value of money and inflation, economic decision-making regarding short-term and long-term capital investment alternatives, depreciation models, replacement and procurement models and Public utilities.
Course assessment :
Mid-Term Exam 25%
Assignments & Quizzes 25%
Final Exam 50%
Recommended text books :
 Sullivan G. William, Wicks M. Elin & Koelling C. Patrick, \”Engineering Economy\”, 2012, Pearson Education Limited.
Recommended refrences :
 Leland Blank and Anthony Tarquin, “ Basics of Engineering Economy”, 2007.
 Chen S. Park, “Fundamentals of Engineering Economics”, 2008.