UNIVERSITI INDUSTRI SELANGOR NOVEMBER 2010 SEMESTER EXAMINATION 2/2010/2011 SESSION

COURSE COURSE CODE DURATION FACULTY GROUP LECTURER

: ENGINEER & SOCIETY : KFS 4382 : 2 HOURS : ENGINEERING : BACHELOR OF ENGINEERING (HONS.) : PROF. DR. ZAINAL ARIPIN BIN ZAKARIAH

INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES This question paper consists of 2 sections. Students are required to answer Section A and two questions from section B.

Do Not Open The Question Paper Until Instructed

This Question Paper Consists of THREE (3) Printed Pages

CONFIDENTIAL

FoE/KFS4382/NOV’10 Section A (Compulsory question) QUESTION 1 Selangor state government plans to develop Bestari Jaya to be an educational hub.000 students in and around Bestari Jaya will affect and recondition the socioeconomic situation of the locals. UNISEL in its study has to address both situations such that the project will be successful and will start in 2013. For the infrastructure development it involves the upgrading of the road from Rawang Town to Bestari Jaya to a dual-carriage way. You may look at the situation according to your area of expertise. UNISEL has been appointed as the consultant to propose the development of infrastructure and undertake the socio-economic study of the plan. (Total: 40 marks) CONFIDENTIAL / 2 .000 (fifty thousand) students. When realized the township will be able to accommodate more than 50. The influx of 50. The project will help to stimulate the economic development of Bestary Jaya to be a township with hotels. good shopping area and other support facilities for visiting students and academics. This will require the acquisition of an established farm land.

explain (i) and (ii) above. (Total: 30 marks) QUESTION 3 Engineers in the fulfillment of their professional responsibilities shall: i. Using examples in your line of expertise. bearing in mind the impact of capital expenditure on the engineer’s fees. ii. Discuss the above statement. Perform services only in areas of their competence. (Total: 30 marks) QUESTION 4 Engineers should perform their duties regardless of whether these acts are good to the most affected. health.FoE/KFS4382/NOV’10 Section B (Choose any two questions) QUESTION 2 Discuss the dilemma that engineers face in balancing capital expenditure versus optimum design for efficient operations and maintenance. and welfare of the public. Hold paramount the safety. An example of this is the right of the owner to stop a Dam project. (Total: 30 marks) END OF QUESTION PAPER CONFIDENTIAL / 3 .

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