ENG 100 is required for all engineering students and is taken in the first-year. It is a department specific course that introduces you to college life and the profession of engineering.
ENG 100 begins with Launch and continues with three sessions per week for the first four weeks of the semester. The purpose of the course is to introduce you to the profession of engineering, including the wide variety of fields of study and potential careers. You will also explore what it takes to be successful, both now as a student and in the future as a graduate in the profession of engineering. You will learn some of the most important skills for exemplary leadership, professional practice, and life-long learning as an engineer.
Learn more about it at http://www.iefx.engineering.illinois.edu/#!engineering-100/cpo6
Engineering 198 (IEFX Electives)
IEFX electives (ENG 198) provide opportunities to participate in engineering projects, leadership, research, international opportunities, and professional skills.
ENG 198 courses are 12-week, 1 credit hour elective classes that begin after ENG 100, from week 5 through the end of the semester.
Read more about these electives at http://www.iefx.engineering.illinois.edu/#!iefx-electives/c1xqq