This course introduces the students to the design and development of mechatronic systems. It introduces the students to the multidisciplinary nature of mechatronic products, and teaches them to design and develop such products. Students will learn about mechatronic design philosophy, mechatronic system modeling, sensors, actuators, microprocessors and their interfaces. The course project will involve the design of a real-world mechatronic system. A final project will be required.