TE903-IED: INTRODUCTION TO ENGINEERING DESIGN (PLTW)

(Engineering) (9th Grade)


Students dig deep into the engineering design process, applying math, science, and engineering standards to hands-on projects. They work both individually and in teams to design solutions to a variety of problems using 3D modeling software, and use an engineering notebook to document their work.

(VDOE Course Code: 8439)


Lab Fee: $20.00

IED Week

MODULES

UNIT 1: Design Process

UNIT 2: Technical Sketching and Drawing

UNIT 3: Measurements and Statistics

UNIT 4: Modeling Skills

UNIT 5: Geometry of Design

UNIT 6: Reverse Engineering

UNIT 7: Documentation

UNIT 8: Advanced Computer Modeling

UNIT 9: Design Team

UNIT 10: Design Challenges

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Collaboration and Communication