Engineering & Design

Welcome to the 2018-19 school year!

Laura Doyle: ldoyle@westfieldnjk12.org

Students in this year-long course will develop engineering habits of mind as they discover engineering’s role in shaping and improving the world. The course begins with an introductory unit detailing engineering principles and norms. The remainder of the course is divided into explorations and design challenges, which include:

  • Discovering Design – Pinhole Camera
  • Reverse Engineering & Product Redesign – Flashlight
  • Understanding Data – Designing Coffee
  • Designing with Data – Safer Buildings
  • Programming – Electronic Music
  • Systems Engineering – Aerial Imaging