# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Engineering Concepts and Processes III Course Description

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Engineering Concepts and Processes III (8452/36 weeks) Course Description

Course Description

Course Code:8452
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:11–12
Prerequisites:Engineering Analysis and Applications II (8451/36 weeks)

Engineering Concepts and Processes III is the third course of a four-course sequence that will enable students to solve real-world problems. This course focuses on building an engineering team, working with case studies, managing projects, delivering formal proposals and presentations, and examining product and process trends. In addition, students continue to apply their engineering skills to determine what postsecondary education engineering pathway they want to follow. Students will participate in STEM-based, hands-on projects as they communicate information through team-based presentations, proposals, and technical reports.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

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

Available Credentials

Upon completion of the course


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.