Introduction to Technology and Engineering (21051-36)

Introduction to Technology and Engineering (21051-36)

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Virginia Assignment Code: 8483

Suggested Grade Level: 6, 7, 8

Duration: 36 weeks

Prerequisites: None

CTSO: TSA

Course Description:

Students use the engineering design process to guide them through various hands-on activities and projects, utilizing safe use of tools, materials, and techniques to solve problems. Students explore their relationship to technology and engineering, and how technology affects the world around them, as well as careers in the fields of technology and engineering. Contextual instruction and student participation in co-curricular career and technical student organization (CTSO) activities will develop leadership, interpersonal, and career skills. High-quality work-based learning (HQWBL) will provide experiential learning opportunities related to students' career goals and/or interests, integrated with instruction, and performed in partnership with local businesses and organizations.

Credentials, Course Sequences, and Career Clusters/Pathways can be found here:

https://www.cteresource.org/career-clusters/science-technology-engineering-and-mathematics/introduction-to-technology-and-engineering-3/