ECE 532 - Dynamics of Complex Engineering Systems

  • 3 credits
  • Online

Higher-level behavior and issues that emerge from interaction between components in complex socio-technical systems.

This course can be applied towards:


ECE 501 (Foundations of Systems Engineering); ENGR 501 (Foundations of Systems Engineering) or concurrent registration. Credit not allowed for both ECE 532 and ENGR 532.

Important Information

Military personnel admitted to a College of Engineering online degree program may be eligible for a 15% tuition discount. Tuition discounts can only be given if you provide the appropriate discount code at the time of registration. Call (877) 491-4336 or email to learn more. Discounts are not applicable to Denver sections.

This class is available live via the Internet on Tuesdays from 5:15 - 8:00 p.m. Mountain Time. If you are registered for the 801 section, log into your Canvas account to access the course; directions will be posted.

Textbooks and Materials

Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.


  • Business Dynamics: Systems Thinking and Modeling for a Complex World with CD-ROM (2000)
    John D. Sterman