PLTW – Principles of Engineering – 9671

This course builds on Introduction to Engineering Design. Students will uncover major concepts they’ll encounter in a postsecondary engineering course of study. Topics include mechanisms, energy, statics, materials and kinematics. Students will develop problem-solving skills, work in groups, 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.

Grades and Credits

Grades: 10, 11, 12 — Credits: 1 Type: Practical Art

Related Courses

PLTW Digital Electronics, PLTW Robotics and Computer Integrated Manufacturing, PLTW Civil Engineering and Architecture, Computer Aided Design

Prerequisites

Prerequisite: Earned credit in Introduction to Engineering Design
Co-Requisite: All PLTW courses require concurrent enrollment in (or satisfactory completion of) appropriate grade-level math and science courses.