PLTW – Principles of Engineering - 9671
Grade: 10, 11, 12 — Credits: 1
This course builds on topics discussed in Introduction to Engineering Design and exposes students to major concepts they’ll encounter in a postsecondary engineering course of study. Topics include mechanisms, energy, statics, materials and kinematics. Students develop their problem-solving skills and apply knowledge of research and design to create solutions to various challenges. The course also teaches the detailed documentation of work, while communicating solutions effectively. College dual credit and articulated college credit may be available. Please see instructor for details.
Co-Requisite: All PLTW courses require concurrent enrollment in (or satisfactory completion of) appropriate grade level math and science courses.
|Prerequisites:||Earned credit in Introduction to Engineering Design|
|Related:||PLTW Digital Electronics, PLTW Robotics and Computer Integrated Manufacturing, PLTW Civil Engineering and Architecture, Computer Aided Design, Photonics|
|Recommended:||C or better average in Algebra 1 and a proficient score on the Intro to Engineering Design end of course assessment|