Photonics 1 - 9701

Grade: 11, 12 — Credits: 2

Photonics is the study of light, and this 2nd year course dives into the vast field of lasers and optics. Light based technology reaches every single industry, and Laser technicians are in high demand with high paying jobs. The second year course studies the properties of light, optical handling, and light sources. The student will make holograms and engravings, and troubleshoot systems. Students in this program are on their way to a very successful career, with unlimited possibilities. Earn .5 science credit and 1.5 practical arts.credit

Syllabus: View Syllabus
Related: Laser Technology, PLTW Digital Electronics, PLTW Introduction to Engineering Design
Recommended: C or better average in Algebra 1
Dual Credit: No
Articulated Credit: Yes