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INTEGRATED TECHNOLOGIES

TIJ 1O1 Exploring Technologies

This course enables students to further explore and develop technological knowledge and skills introduced in the elementary science and technology program. Students will be given the opportunity to design and create products and/or provide services related to the various technological areas or industries, working with a variety of tools, equipment, and software commonly used in industry. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues, and will begin to explore secondary and post-secondary education and training pathways leading to careers in technology-related fields.

COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY

TGJ 2O1 Communications Technology

This course introduces students to communications technology from a media perspective. Students will work in the areas of TV/video and movie production, radio and audio pro- duction, print and graphic communications, photography, and interactive new media and animation. Student projects may include computer-based activities such as creating videos, editing photos, working with audio, cartooning, developing animations, and designing web pages. Students will also develop an awareness of environmental and soci- etal issues related to communications technology, and will explore secondary and post-secondary education and training pathways and career opportunities in the various communications technology fields.

TGJ 3M1 Communications Technology

This course examines communications technology from a media perspective. Students will develop knowledge and skills as they design and produce media projects in the areas of live, recorded, and graphic communications. These areas may include TV, video, and movie production; radio and audio production; print and graphic communications; photography; digital imaging; broadcast journalism; and interactive new media. Students will also develop an awareness of related environmental and societal issues and explore college and university programs and career opportunities in the various communications technology fields. Note: The following course has the same expectations as TGJ 3M1 but places emphasis on a specific program area:

i) TGG 3M1 Communications Technology:

Print and Graphics Communications

The emphasis of this course is on the design and production of print and graphic communications such as school yearbooks and/or newspapers.

TGJ 3O1 Communications Technology: Broadcast and Print Production

This course enables students to develop knowledge and skills in the areas of graphic communication, printing and publishing, audio and video production, and broadcast journalism. Students will work both independently and as part of a production team to design and produce media products in a project-driven environment. Practical projects may include the making of signs, yearbooks, video and/or audio productions, newscasts, and documentaries. Students will also develop an awareness of related environmental and societal issues and explore secondary and post-secondary education and training pathways and career opportunities in the various communications technology fields.

TGJ 4M1 Communications Technology

This course enables students to further develop media knowledge and skills while designing and producing projects in the areas of live, recorded, and graphic communications. Students may work in the areas of TV, video, and movie production; radio and audio production; print and graphic communications; photography; digital imaging; broadcast journalism; and interactive new media. Students will also expand their awareness of environmental and societal issues related to communications technology and will investigate career opportunities and challenges in a rapidly changing technological environment.

PREREQUISITE: TGJ 3M1

Note: The following course has the same expectations as TGJ 4M1 but places emphasis on a specific program area:

i) TGG 4M1 Communications Technology:

Print and Graphics Communications

The emphasis of this course is on the design and production of print and graphic communications such as school yearbooks and/or newspapers.

PREREQUISITE: TGG 3M1

TGJ 4O1 Communications Technology: Digital Imagery and Web Design

This course enables students to develop knowledge and skills in the areas of photography, digital imaging, animation, 3D modelling, and web design. Students will work both independently and as part of a production team to design and produce media products in a project-driven environment. Practical projects may include photo galleries, digital images, animations, 3D models, and websites. Students will also expand their awareness of environmental and societal issues related to communications technology and explore post-secondary education, training, and career opportunities.

COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY

TEJ 2O1 Computer Technology

This course introduces students to computer systems, networking, and interfacing, as well as electronics and robotics. Students will assemble, repair, and configure computers with various types of operating systems and application software. Students will build small electronic circuits and write computer programs to control simple peripheral devices or robots. Students will also develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to the use of computers, and learn about secondary and post-secondary pathways to careers in computer technology.

TEJ 3M1 Computer Engineering Technology

This course examines computer systems and control of external devices. Students will assemble computers and small networks by installing and configuring appropriate hardware and software. Students will develop knowledge and skills in electronics, robotics, programming, and networks, and will build systems that use computer programs and interfaces to control and/or respond to external devices. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to the use of computers, and will learn about college and university programs leading to careers in computer engineering.

TEJ 4M1 Computer Engineering Technology

This course extends students’ understanding of computer systems and computer interfacing with external devices. Students will assemble computer systems by installing and configuring appropriate hardware and software, and will learn more about fundamental concepts of electronics, robotics, programming, and networks. Students will examine environmental and societal issues related to the use of computers, and explore post-secondary pathways leading to careers in computer engineering and related fields.

PREREQUISITE: TEJ 3M1

CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY

TCJ 2O1 Construction Technology

This course introduces students to building materials and processes through opportunities to design and build various construction projects. Students will learn to create and read working drawings; become familiar with common construction materials, components, and processes; and perform a variety of fabrication, assembly, and finishing operations. They will use a variety of hand and power tools and apply knowledge of imperial and metric systems of measurement, as appropriate. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to construction technology, and will explore secondary and post-secondary pathways leading to careers in the industry.

TCJ 3C1 Construction Engineering Technology

This course focuses on the development of knowledge and skills related to residential construction. Students will gain hands on experience using a variety of construction materials, processes, tools, and equipment; learn about building design and planning construction projects; create and interpret working drawings and sections; and learn how the Ontario Building Code and other regulations and standards apply to construction projects. Students will also develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to construction technology, and explore career opportunities in the field.

TCJ 3E1 Construction Technology

This course enables students to develop technical knowledge and skills related to carpentry, masonry, electrical systems, heating and cooling, and plumbing for residential construction. Students will gain hands on experience using a variety of materials, processes, tools, and equipment to design, lay out, and build projects. They will create and read technical drawings, learn construction terminology, interpret building codes and regulations, and apply mathematical skills as they develop construction projects. Students will also develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to construction technology, and explore post-secondary and career opportunities in the field.

Note: The following course has the same expectations as TJC 3E1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TCM 3E1 Construction Technology: Masonry

This course emphasizes the skills and techniques used in the Masonry trade.

TCJ 4C1 Construction Engineering Technology

This course enables students to further develop knowledge and skills related to residential construction and to explore light commercial construction. Students will gain hands on experience using a variety of materials, processes, tools, and equipment and will learn more about building design and project planning. They will continue to create and interpret construction drawings and will extend their knowledge of construction terminology and of relevant building codes and regulations, as well as health and safety standards and practices. Students will also focus on environmental and societal issues related to construction engineering technology, and explore career opportunities in the field.

PREREQUISITE: TCJ 3C1

TCJ 4E1 Construction Technology

This course enables students to further develop technical knowledge and skills related to residential construction and to explore light commercial construction. Students will continue to gain hands on experience using a variety of materials, processes, tools, and equipment; create and interpret construction drawings; and learn more about building design and project planning. They will expand their knowledge of terminology, codes and regulations, and health and safety standards related to residential and light commercial construction. Students will also expand their awareness of environmental and societal issues related to construction technology and explore entrepreneurship and career opportunities in the industry that may be pursued directly after graduation.

PREREQUISITE: TCJ 3E1

Note: The following course has the same expectations as TCJ 4E1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TCM 4E1 Construction Technology: Masonry

This course enables students to learn techniques and develop skills required in the field of masonry.

PREREQUISITE: TCM 3E1

TWJ 3E1 Custom Woodworking

This course enables students to develop knowledge and skills related to cabinet making and furniture making. Students will gain practical experience using a variety of the materials, tools, equipment, and joinery techniques associated with custom woodworking. Students will learn to create and interpret technical drawings and will plan, design, and fabricate projects. They will also develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to the woodworking industry, and explore apprenticeships, post-secondary training, and career opportunities in the field that may be pursued directly after graduation.

TWJ 4E1 Custom Woodworking

This course enables students to further develop knowledge and skills related to the planning, design, and construction of cabinets and furniture for residential and/or commercial projects. Students will gain further experience in the safe use of common woodworking materials, tools, equipment, finishes, and hardware, and will learn about the entrepreneurial skills needed to establish and operate a custom woodworking business. Students will also expand their awareness of health and safety issues and environmental and societal issues related to woodworking, and will explore career opportunities that may be pursued directly after graduation.

PREREQUISITE: TWJ 3E1

GREEN INDUSTRIES

THJ 2O1 Green Industries

This course introduces students to the various sectors of the green industries – agriculture, forestry, horticulture, floristry, and landscaping. Using materials, processes, and techniques commonly employed in these industries, students will participate in a number of hands-on projects that may include plant or animal propagation; production, maintenance, and harvesting activities; the development of floral or landscaping designs; and/or related construction activities. Students will also develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to green industry activities, learn about safe and healthy working practices, and explore secondary and post-secondary education and training pathways and career opportunities in the various industry sectors.

THJ 3E1 Green Industries

This course enables students to develop knowledge and skills related to agriculture, floristry, forestry, horticulture, and landscaping. Students will learn to identify a broad range of plant and animal species; examine factors that affect the growth of plants and animals and the quality of products derived from them; and develop process, design, and maintenance skills required in the green industries. Students will also learn about safe and healthy working practices, develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to green industry activities, and learn about apprenticeships and other post-secondary education and training opportunities, as well as employment opportunities that may be pursued directly after graduation.

Note: The following course has the same expectations as THJ 3E1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) THH 3E1 Green Industries: Horticulture

THJ 3M1 Green Industries

This course enables students to develop knowledge and skills related to agriculture, forestry, horticulture, and landscaping. Students will study the identification, growth, and management of plants and animals and develop process, design, and management skills required in the green industries. Students will also examine social and economic issues related to the green industries, learn about safe and healthy working practices, study industry standards and codes, and explore post-secondary education programs and career opportunities.

THJ 4E1 Green Industries

This course enables students to gain further experience with a variety of industry procedures and operations and to acquire additional industry-specific skills. Students will study more complex processes, develop more advanced design and maintenance skills, and explore ways of enhancing environmental sustainability. They will also examine social and economic issues related to the green industries, learn about safe and healthy working practices, study industry standards and codes, and explore career opportunities in the various industries. The knowledge and skills acquired in this course will prepare students for the workplace and apprenticeship training.

PREREQUISITE: THJ 3E1

Note: The following course has the same expectations as THJ 4E1 but within a specific area of focus:

) THH 4E1 Green Industries: Horticulture PREREQUISITE: THH 3E1

THJ 4M1 Green Industries

This course focuses on more complex concepts and skills related to the green industries. Students will focus on developing process skills, design and management techniques, and ways of enhancing environmental sustainability. They will also examine social and economic issues related to the green industries, learn about safe and healthy working practices, study industry standards and codes, and explore career opportunities. The knowledge and skills acquired in this course will prepare students for more specialized studies at the college and university level.

PREREQUISITE: THJ 3M1

HAIRSTYLING AND AESTHETICS

TXJ 2O1 Hairstyling and Aesthetics

This course presents hairstyling, make-up, and nail care techniques from a salon/spa perspective. Using materials, processes, and techniques used in the industry, students learn fundamental skills in hairstyling, giving manicures and facials, and providing hair/scalp analyses and treatments. Students will also consider related environmental and societal issues, and will explore secondary and postsecondary pathways leading to careers in the field of hairstyling and aesthetics.

TXJ 3E1 Hairstyling and Aesthetics

This course enables students to develop knowledge and skills in cosmetology and offers a variety of applications that will equip students to provide services for a diverse clientele. Students identify trends in the hairstyling and aesthetics industry, learn about related health and safety laws, and expand their communication and interpersonal skills through interactions with peers and clients. Students consider environmental and societal issues related to the industry and acquire a more detailed knowledge of apprenticeships and direct-entry work positions.

Note: The following course has the same expectations as TXJ 3E1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TXH 3E1 Hairstyling and Aesthetics: Hairstyling

This course emphasizes the development of hairstyling techniques and skills.

TXJ 4E1 Hairstyling and Aesthetics

This course enables students to develop increased proficiency in a wide range of hairstyling and aesthetics services. Working in a salon/spa team environment, students strengthen their fundamental cosmetology skills and develop an understanding of common business practices and strategies in the salon/spa industry. Students expand their understanding of environmental and societal issues and their knowledge of post-secondary destinations in the hairstyling and aesthetics industry.

PREREQUISITE: TXJ 3E1

Note: The following course has the same expectations as TXJ 4E1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TXH 4E1 Hairstyling and Aesthetics: Hairstyling

This course emphasizes further development of practical knowledge and skill base in the field of hairstyling. PREREQUISITE: TXH 3E1 or TXJ 3E1

HEALTH CARE

TPJ 2O1 Health Care

This course introduces students to personal health promotion, child and adolescent health concerns, and a variety of medical services, treatments, and technologies. Students will become familiar with various instruments and equipment and will learn about human anatomy, organs, and body chemistry, as well as the effects that lifestyle choices can have on personal well-being. They will plan recreational activities for youth, perform a dietary analysis, and evaluate health care practices. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to health care and will explore secondary and post-secondary pathways leading to careers in the field.

TPJ 3C1 Health Care

This course enables students to develop their understanding of basic health care proce- dures, including the safe use of appropriate instruments, equipment, and materials. Students will focus on health care fundamentals, including health care terminology and the anatomical features and physiology of some major body systems. Students will devel- op an awareness of health and safety issues in the health care field, environmental and societal issues related to health care, professional practice standards, and career opportuni- ties in the field.

TOJ 4C1 Child Development and Gerontology

This course enables students to examine the stages of child development and the aging process. Students will study the processes of disease and factors contributing to health and well-being in early and later life, and will develop skills required to meet the needs of children and older adults (care skills). Students will also learn about legislation governing the care of children and older adults; evaluate social and recreational activities, programs, and services for improving quality of life; and develop an awareness of health and safety issues, environmental and social issues, and career opportunities related to child care and gerontology.

TPJ 4C1 Health Care

This course focuses on the development of clinical skills needed to assess general health status. Students will learn about accepted health care practices and demonstrate an under- standing of some basic procedures and the use of appropriate instruments and equipment. They will identify the characteristics of the human immune system and learn about pathology and disease prevention and treatment. Students will expand their awareness of workers' health and safety issues, environmental and societal issues related to health care, professional practice standards, and postsecondary destinations in the field.

PREREQUISITE: TPJ 3C1

HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM

TFJ 2O1 Hospitality and Tourism

This course provides students with opportunities to explore different areas of hospitality and tourism, as reflected in the various sectors of the tourism industry, with an emphasis on food service. Students will study culinary techniques of food handling and preparation, health and safety standards, the use of tools and equipment, the origins of foods, and event planning, and will learn about tourism attractions across Ontario. Students will develop an awareness of related environmental and societal issues and will explore secondary and post-secondary pathways leading to careers in the tourism industry.

TFJ 3C1 Hospitality and Tourism

This course enables students to develop or expand knowledge and skills related to hospitality and tourism, as reflected in the various sectors of the tourism industry. Students will learn about preparing and presenting food, evaluating facilities, controlling inventory, and marketing and managing events and activities, and will investigate customer service principles and the cultural and economic forces that drive tourism trends. Students will develop an awareness of health and safety standards, environmental and societal issues, and career opportunities in the tourism industry.

TFJ 3E1 Hospitality and Tourism

This course enables students to acquire knowledge and skills related to the food and beverage services sector of the tourism industry. Students will learn how to prepare, present, and serve food using a variety of tools and equipment and will develop an understanding of the fundamentals of providing high quality service to ensure customer satisfaction and the components of running a successful event or activity. Students will develop an awareness of health and safety practices, environmental and societal issues, and career opportunities in the food and beverage services sector.

Note: The following course has the same expectations as TFJ 3E1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TFC 3E1 Hospitality and Tourism: Cooking

Course area of emphasis is cooking including topics such as food preparation, presentation and food safety.

TFJ 4C2 Hospitality and Tourism

This course enables students to further develop knowledge and skills related to the various sectors of the tourism industry. Students will demonstrate advanced food preparation and presentation skills; increase health and wellness knowledge; develop tourism administration and management skills; design and implement a variety of events or activities; and investigate principles and procedures that contribute to high-quality customer service. Students will expand their awareness of health and safety issues, environmental and societal issues, and career opportunities in the tourism industry.

PREREQUISITE: TFJ 3C1

Note: This two-credit course emphasizes cooking - food preparation, presentation, and safety. The class caters to larger groups and is involved with our cafeteria association in the creation of daily specials.

TFJ 4E1 Hospitality and Tourism

This course enables students to further develop knowledge and skills related to the food and beverage services sector of the tourism industry. Students will demonstrate proficiency in using food preparation and presentation tools and equipment; plan nutritious menus, create recipes, and prepare and present finished food products; develop customer service skills; and explore event and activity planning. Students will expand their awareness of health and safety practices, environmental and societal issues, and career opportunities in the food and beverage services sector.

PREREQUISITE: TFJ 3E1

Note: The following course has the same expectations as TFJ 4E1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TFC 4E1 Hospitality and Tourism: Cooking

This emphasis course extends students cooking skills including food preparation, presentation and safety.

PREREQUISITE: TFC 3E1 or TFJ 3E1

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY

TMJ 2O1 Manufacturing Technology

This course introduces students to the manufacturing industry by giving them an opportunity to design and fabricate products using a variety of processes, tools, and equipment. Students will learn about technical drawing, properties and preparation of materials, and manufacturing techniques. Student projects may include a robotic challenge, a design challenge, or a fabrication project involving processes such as machining, welding, vacuum forming, or injection moulding. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to manufacturing and will learn about secondary and post-secondary pathways leading to careers in the industry.

Note: The following courses have the same expectations as TMJ 2O1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TMJ 2OA Manufacturing Technology: Machining

This course focuses on Machining (manufacturing metal parts; assemblies with an emphasis on precise measurement and testing and manufacturing technologies).

ii) TMJ 2OB Manufacturing Technology: Welding

This course has a focus on Welding (design and production of metal/plastic products with an emphasis on shaping, forming, and fastening materials to form products).

TMJ 3C1 Manufacturing Engineering Technology

This course enables students to develop knowledge and skills through hands-on, project-based learning. Students will acquire design, fabrication, and problem-solving skills while using tools and equipment such as lathes, mills, welders, computer-aided machines, robots, and control systems. Students may have opportunities to obtain industry-standard certification and training. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to manufacturing and will learn about pathways leading to careers in the industry.

Note: The following courses have the same expectations as TMJ 3C1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TMP 3C1 Manufacturing Technology: Precision Machining

Course emphasis is on manufacturing techniques such as the use of jigs and fixtures, computer- assisted machining, casting, plastic injection moulding, stamping and blueprint reading.

ii) TMY 3C1 Manufacturing Technology: Welding Technician

Course emphasis is on welding operations in oxyacetylene and electric arc/welding.

TMJ 3E1 Manufacturing Technology

This hands-on, project-based course is designed for students planning to enter an occupation or apprenticeship in manufacturing directly after graduation. Students will work on a variety of manufacturing projects, developing knowledge and skills in design, fabrication, and problem solving and using tools and equipment such as engine lathes, milling machines, and welding machines. In addition, students may have the opportunity to acquire industry-standard certification and training. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to manufacturing and will learn about secondary school pathways that lead to careers in the industry. Note: The following courses have the same expectations as TMJ 3E1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TMJ 3E2 Manufacturing Technology

This two-credit course focuses on advanced machining skills using traditional equipment plus exposure to blueprint reading - CAD plus CAD/CAM.

ii) TMO 3E1 Manufacturing Technology: Machine Operator

Course areas of emphasis are manufacturing design, fabrication, skills and processes such as gas, electric, arc welding, milling, drilling and lathe work.

iii) TMW 3E1 Manufacturing Technology: Welding

Course areas of emphasis are metal fabrication including student- and class-designed projects utilizing a variety of welding processes.

TMJ 4C1 Manufacturing Engineering Technology

This course enables students to further develop knowledge and skills related to machining, welding, print reading, computer numerical control (CNC), robotics, and design. Students will develop proficiency in using mechanical, pneumatic, electronic, and computer control systems in a project-based learning environment and may have opportunities to obtain industry-standard training and certification. Students will expand their awareness of environmental and societal issues and career opportunities in the manufacturing industry.

PREREQUISITE: TMJ 3C1

Note: The following courses have the same expectations as TMJ 4C1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TMP 4C1 Manufacturing Technology: Precision Machining

Course areas of emphasis are advanced machine operations, measurements, processes and project design

PREREQUISITE: TMP 3C1

ii) TMY 4C1 Manufacturing Technology: Welding Technician

Course areas of emphasis are manufacturing processes in fabrication, arc and oxyacetylene welding and metallurgy. /p>

PREREQUISITE: TMY 3C1

TMJ 4E1 Manufacturing Technology

This project-driven, hands-on course builds on students’ experiences in manufacturing technology. Students will further develop knowledge and skills related to the use of engine lathes, milling machines, welding machines, and other related tools and equipment as they design and fabricate solutions to a variety of technological challenges in manufacturing. Students may have opportunities to acquire industry-standard training and certification. Students will expand their awareness of environmental and societal issues and of career opportunities in the manufacturing industry.

PREREQUISITE: TMJ 3E1

Note: The following courses have the same expectations as TMJ 4E1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TMJ 4E2 Manufacturing Technology

This two-credit course emphasizes drafting and design, machining, welding, computer numerical control (CNC), Computer-Assisted Machining (CAM), motor control, hydraulic control, pneumatic control, and computer control.

ii) TMO 4E1 Manufacturing Technology: Machine Operator

Course areas of emphasis are advanced manufacturing design and fabrication: milling, drilling and lathe work.

PREREQUISITE: TMO 3E1

iii) TMW 4E1 Manufacturing Technology: Welding

Course areas of emphasis include the design and fabrication of metal projects using manufacturing processes such as MIG and TIG techniques, out- of-position, root and high pressure welding and blueprint reading.

PREREQUISITE: TMW 3E1

iv) TMW 4E2 Manufacturing Technology: Welding

This two-credit course offers students the opportunity to further refine their skills in the Welding program.

TECHNOLOGICAL DESIGN

TDJ 1O1 Exploring Technological Design

This exploratory course introduces students to concepts and skills related to technological design which involves the development of solutions to various design challenges and the fabrication of models or prototypes of those solutions. Students will develop an awareness of related environmental and societal issues, and will begin to explore secondary and post-secondary pathways leading to careers in the field.

TDJ 2O1 Technological Design

This course provides students with opportunities to apply a design process to meet a variety of technological challenges. Students will research projects, create designs, build models and/or prototypes, and assess products and/or processes using appropriate tools, techniques, and strategies. Student projects may include designs for homes, vehicles, bridges, robotic arms, clothing, or other products. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to technological design, and learn about secondary and post-secondary education and training leading to careers in the field.

TDJ 3M1 Technological Design

This course examines how technological design is influenced by human, environmental, financial, and material requirements and resources. Students will research, design, build, and assess solutions that meet specific human needs, using working drawings and other communication methods to present their design ideas. They will develop an awareness of environmental, societal, and cultural issues related to technological design, and will explore career opportunities in the field, as well as the college and/or university program requirements for them.

Note: The following course has the same expectations as TDJ 3M1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TDA 3M1 Manufacturing Technology: Architectural

This course focuses on architectural technical design.

TDJ 3O1 Technological Design and the Environment

This course enables students to apply a systematic process for researching, designing, building, and assessing solutions to address specific human and environmental challenges. Through their work on various projects, students will explore broad themes that may include aspects of industrial design, mechanical design, architectural design, control system design, and/or apparel design. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to technological design, and will learn about secondary and post-secondary pathways leading to careers in the field.

TDJ 4M1 Technological Design

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of design advocacy and marketing, while building on their design skills and their knowledge of professional design practices. Students will apply a systematic design process to research, design, build, and assess solutions that meet specific human needs, using illustrations, presentation drawings, and other communication methods to present their designs. Students will enhance their problem-solving and communication skills, and explore career opportunities and the post-secondary education and training requirements for them.

PREREQUISITE: TDJ 3M1

Note: The following course has the same expectations as TDJ 3M1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TDA 4M1 Manufacturing Technology: Architectural

This course focuses on architectural technical design.

PREREQUISITE: TDA 3M1

TDJ 4O1 Technological Design in the Twenty-first Century

This course focuses on the relationship between society and technological development. Students will use appropriate tools, techniques, and strategies to research, design, build, and assess prototypes for products and/or processes that respond to society’s changing needs. Students will describe how social factors, including culture, media, politics, religion, and environmental concerns, influence technological design. Students will also learn about professional practices in the field, and will research post-secondary pathways leading to careers related to technological design.

TRANSPORTATION TECHNOLOGY

TTJ 2O1 Transportation Technology

This course introduces students to the service and maintenance of vehicles, aircraft, and/or watercraft. Students will develop knowledge and skills related to the construction and operation of vehicle/craft systems and learn maintenance and repair techniques. Student projects may include the construction of a self-propelled vehicle or craft, engine service, tire/wheel service, electrical/battery service, and proper body care. Students will develop an awareness of related environmental and societal issues and will explore secondary and post-secondary pathways leading to careers in the transportation industry.

Note: The following course has the same expectations as TTJ 2O1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TTJ 2OA Transportation Technology: Auto Body

Students will focus on Auto Body skills and techniques.

TTJ 3C1 Transportation Technology

This course enables students to develop technical knowledge and skills as they study, test, service, and repair engine, electrical, suspension, brake, and steering systems on vehicles, aircraft, and/or watercraft. Students will develop communication and teamwork skills through practical tasks, using a variety of tools and equipment. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to transportation and will learn about apprenticeship and college programs leading to careers in the transportation industry.

Note: The following courses have the same expectations as TTJ 3C1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TTB 3C1 Transportation Technology: Auto Body

Course area of emphasis is auto body with students learning the skills and techniques of repair, removal, replacement and fabrication of automobile body panels.

TTJ 3O1 Transportation Technology: Vehicle Ownership

This general interest course enables students to become familiar with the options and features of various vehicles, issues of registration, and the legal requirements affecting vehicle owners. Students will also learn about vehicle financing and insurance, vehicle maintenance, emergency procedures, and the responsibilities of being a vehicle owner. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to vehicle ownership and use, and will explore career opportunities in the transportation industry.

TTJ 4C1 Transportation Technology

This course enables students to further develop technical knowledge and skills as they study, test, service, and repair engine management systems; power trains; steering/control, suspension, brake, and body systems on vehicles, aircraft, and/or watercraft; and/or small-engine products. Students will refine communication and teamwork skills through practical tasks, using a variety of tools and equipment. Students will expand their awareness of environmental and societal issues related to transportation and their knowledge of apprenticeship and college programs leading to careers in the transportation industry.

PREREQUISITE: TTJ 3C1

Note: The following courses have the same expectations as TTJ 4C1 but within a specific area of focus:

i) TTB 4C1 Transportation Technology: Auto Body

Course area of emphasis is auto body with an in depth study of repair, removal, replacement and fabrication of automobile body panels.

TTJ 4E1 Transportation Technology: Vehicle Maintenance

This course introduces students to the servicing, repair, and maintenance of vehicles through practical applications. The course is appropriate for all students as a general interest course to prepare them for future vehicle operation, care, and maintenance or for entry into an apprenticeship in the motive power trades. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to transportation and will learn about careers in the transportation industry and the skills and training required for them.