# CTE Resource Center - Administrative Planning Guide - International Baccalaureate Design Technology II (IB4586/36 weeks)

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International Baccalaureate Design Technology II (IB4586/36 weeks)

Course Description

Course Code:IB4586
Work-based Learning:Available
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:11–12

Design and Technology is a recognized International Baccalaureate course. This course is designed to promote an understanding and appreciation of the technology design process as a cycle. As students work through the technology course and related project, which unifies all aspects of IB design technology, they analyze and evaluate the impact and ethical considerations arising from technology. The course focuses on how design is used to produce outcomes. The design project is assessed against the design technology criteria: planning, research, development, evaluation, and manipulative skills.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
    • Engineering and Technology
    • Science and Mathematics

Available Credentials

Concentration Sequences

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.