There are three STEM electives this year: Design and Modeling, VEX Automation and Robotics, and Environmental Engineering. Each course is one trimester long. Each elective will utilize an Engineering Design Notebook and will explore the design process.
Design and Modeling Overview
3D Modeling Software- SketchUp Pro with 3D Printing.
Isometric Sketching and Dimensioning Techniques.
VEX Automation and Robotics
Utilizing Robot C Programming Language for Robotics.
Students learn about mechanical system, energy transfer, machine automation and computer control systems.
The class will focus on solving the following world problems:
This course is a modified high school PLTW Environmental Sustainability Program. Students will be required to keep an Engineering Design Notebook to track and manage their work.