Engineering and Technology
This 18-week course provides an introduction to the principles of engineering and engineering design and the place engineering and technology have in the modern world. Scholars will learn to solve engineering problems in an effective way using the engineering design process while recognizing the technological impacts on society and the world around them. Scholars will also have an opportunity to show their knowledge through hands-on problem-based projects and through competitions.
The Engineering and Technology course will be presented to the scholars in a multimedia format. The scholars will access course information via LearnMate which is an online course taught in a face to face setting. Scholars will be presented information, have an opportunity to re-read and review this information online then be assessed through online quizzes, assessments, and performance tasks as well as hands-on team projects.