Course Content


    • Technology Sectors
      • Why is technology important?
      • How does the history of technology allow is to understand it?
      • How has technology impacted human kind?
      • What are the seven major technology sectors
    • Product Design and Development
      • How is the design process used to create products?
      • What are the types of materials available for product design?
      • How is CAD used to develop models?
    • Machine Tool Safety
      • What are the primary lab safety rules?
      • What are the primary machine tool safety rules?
    • Project #1
      • Demonstrate knowledge of primary lab safety rules.
      • Safely use and maintain lab hand tools and machine tools.
      • Safely complete class project based on given design constraints.
    • 3D Modeling
      • Why use 3D modeling as part of the design process?
      • How can 3D modeling be used to create product design ideas?
      • What are the major components of a 3D modeling CAD system and their functions?
    • Project #2
      • Demonstrate knowledge of primary lab safety rules.
      • Safely use and maintain lab hand tools and machine tools.
      • Safely complete class project based on given design constraints.