Technology Foundations (8402/18 weeks)
|Suggested Grade Levels:||9–11|
In this hands-on technology education course, students use tools to build and control objects and systems using engineering design. Students will learn about materials, energy, and engineering processes. Students design, create, and assess innovations, systems, and products to learn about how and why technology works. This introductory course is a prerequisite for Technology Transfer and Technology Assessment.
Career Clusters and Pathways
For federal reporting (choose one)
- Health, Safety, and Environmental Assurance
- Logistics and Inventory Control
- Manufacturing Production Process Development
- Quality Assurance
- Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
- Engineering and Technology
- Science and Mathematics
18-week courses may qualify for state-board approved industry certification assessments based on a case-by-case approval from the state CTE Cluster specialist.
A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.
Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.