Technology Education Grade 10 Courses

TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION COURSES

 

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TECH. ED. COURSES

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Progression of Courses for Technology Education & Information Communication & Technology (Click on the + sign to expand)

Tech Ed. Courses Available to Grade 10 Students

AUTOMOTIVE LIFE SKILLS 11

AUTOMOTIVE LIFE SKILLS 11
COURSE CODE: MTAUT11

This introductory course is open to all students who are interested in learning more about their car – or future car. Automotive Life Skills 11 offers opportunities to learn and work on real cars and solve real problems. Students will learn the skills necessary to maintain and repair their own vehicle. Topics covered in this course include oil changes, brakes, filters, wheels, and much more. This hands-on course requires no prior experience!

BICYCLE TECHNOLOGY 11

BICYCLE TECHNOLOGY 11
COURSE CODE: YMR – – 1A

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of bicycle maintenance and repair. Students will learn how bikes work and how to properly service, maintain, rebuild, and ride bicycles. All bikes from downhill mountain bikes to road bikes to tricycles are worked on in this course. Students will also learn road safety and riding skills with weekly field trips. No previous experience necessary! You don’t even have to have your own bicycle. Students work and learn with their own bicycles or school bicycles that will be donated to local charities. *Open to all grades*

DRAFTING & DESIGN ANIMATION 10

DRAFTING & DESIGN ANIMATION 10
COURSE CODE: MTDRF10
 

Are you a future architecture, landscape, or interior designer? Do you plan on working in product development.? Would you like to have your own design firm? Are you a future tradesperson? Do you plan on being a doctor? Design and drafting are used in every career, come find ways you can use this information in your future. Experience using the prototyping equipment such as 3d printers, Wind tunnels and CNC mills.

DRAFTING 11

DRAFTING 11
COURSE CODE: MTDRF11

Lets’ continue building your design skills you learned in Drafting 10, lets forget the rules and see what you can create! Have you ever said to yourself I can make that? Then lets’ get you started on the right path to making it happen. Dream it, design it, built it, and test it.

ELECTRONICS AND ROBOTICS 10

ELECTRONICS AND ROBOTICS 10
COURSE CODE: MTEAR10

Using a variety of resources and software, including Arduino Development boards, Sphero robots, VEX robotics. Students will complete a series of projects in order to learn the fundamentals of digital circuits and block-based programming. Students will have the opportunity to design and build robots to solve tasks.
Content Areas: electrical theory, production of circuits, electric diagnostic testing, robot design, robot elements programming platforms.

ENGINEERING 11

ENGINEERING 11
COURSE CODE: MENR-11

What does an engineer do? Could I make a six-figure salary? What would I do if I were an engineer? The grade 11 course develops upon previous skills, attitudes and theories developed in earlier grades. Engineering 11 is an applied theory class where students are presented with a design problem and asked to develop potential solutions using scientific & engineering principles. Students will need to work together to solve challenges and create unique solutions. Learn how to demonstrate teamwork and initiative in this collaborative class. Students will use the design process to develop upon their ideas. Student’s projects may include how machines work; product design, furniture construction, and a passion project of the students’ choosing.

POWER TECHNOLOGY 10

POWER TECHNOLOGY 10
COURSE CODE: MTPOW10

This course will help students understand how power is related to energy and motion. Students will learn and develop a skill set for hands-on processes while designing and building. Some of the topics covered in this course include flight technology, simple and complex machines, alternate sources of fuel and power, metalwork and fabrication, welding, and small engines. Students will learn how things work, how they’re made, and how to create their own products. This course is open for all grades.

FURNITURE AND CABINETRY 12

FURNITURE AND CABINETRY 12
COURSE CODE: MTFAC12

This course teaches you how to build and design furniture and cabinets. You will be using all the tools in the shop to further develop your woodworking skills. We use the information you learned in previous classes to create items of your own.  The projects will focus on architecture and heirloom quality work.

ROBOTICS 11

ROBOTICS 11
COURSE CODE: MTROB11

Robotics 11 is an introductory course where students will learn the skills in design, program, and develop the electronics to engineer their own robot. Using a variety of resources and software, including Sphero robots, Vex, Sumo Bots, Arduino Boards, circuit boards, sensors, and motors, students will complete a series of electronics projects in order to learn the fundamentals of digital circuits and programming. Students will have the opportunity to design and build a custom robot to solve real-world problems. It is recommended that students have completed a Grade 10 Computers Course.

TECHNOLOGY EXPLORATIONS 10

TECHNOLOGY EXPLORATIONS 10
COURSE CODE: MTEXP10

Have you ever wondered what you were going to do with the rest of your life? Not sure where to even start? How about exploring some options in this fun filled hands on course. Here you’ll skim the surface of four major areas in the hope of discovering some of your passions. Explore the design and 3-D printing, animation and virtual reality in Drafting; Hovercrafts, rockets and robotic arms in Power Tech or maybe try you luck in Woodworking with the laser engraver and a ton of wood! The journey’s not over until you’ve tested yourself against the inventor. He is all wise and see’s what others can’t! Your chance to challenge yourself and have a little fun at the same time.

WOODWORK 10

WOODWORK 10
COURSE CODE: MWWK-10

This introductory course teaches the basics of woodwork and design. Our projects are design for you to succeed, in the process of building each project you will develop skills and experience using machinery and hand tools. We will also provide you with experience using modern machinery such as computer-controlled mills. You will also be given the time to design your own item and build it.

WOODWORK 11

WOODWORK 11
COURSE CODE: MWWK-11

The second level of woodwork is designed to further develop skills and experience using machinery and hand tools. You will be using modern machinery such as computer-controlled mills, traditional machinery, and hand tools. Our projects are designed to improve your woodworking skills and add new techniques. You will also be given the time to design your own item and build it.