Course Code: 8481
Co-op: Not available
Duration: 9 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels: 6–8
State Class Title: Introduction to Technology
Students study the resources of all technology, including tools, energy, materials, people, time, information, and capital. This also includes the problem-solving process and various hands-on activities. They explore up to three systems of technology, including medical, agricultural and related biotechnologies, energy and power, information and communication, transportation, manufacturing, and construction. Students relate the impact of technology on society, environment, and culture to future consequences and decisions.