2019 - 2020 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

5152/5153 Introduction to Engineering Design A/B

0.5 credit per semester

This is an introductory course that develops students’ problem-solving skills, with emphasis on visualization and communication skills using a computer and a 3-D solid modeling software. This course emphasizes the development of a design using computer software to produce, analyze, and evaluate models of projects and solutions. Students will study the design concepts of form and function and then use state-of-the-art technology to translate conceptual design into reproducible products.

Algebra 1 or higher
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit

Special Program or Cluster Designations:
  • Career Clusters and Career and Technology Education - Biosciences, Health Science, & Medicine
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Introduction to Engineering Design A/B

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