Power, Energy & Transportation 1
Course #8370 Grades: 9-12
In this hands-on, activity based course, students will explore a variety of transportation systems and the power and energy systems associated with them. Students will use the "Technological Design Process" to master these concepts through various projects including, but not limited to, magnetic levitation trains, mouse trap cars, model rocketry, boat hull design, marble mazes, and CO2 dragsters. Students in this course will also gain skills and practical experience working safely with the basic tools and machines found in the materials lab.