Transportation Technology

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Transportation Technology

By land, sea, or air, students discover the underlying principles driving modern transportation. Concepts include: lift, thrust, drag, buoyancy, stability, combustion, power, and aerodynamics.

Project-based activities include:

Activity: Internet Research - Department of Transportation
Activity: Video - Move It
Activity: GPS Navigation
Activity: Video - Southern California MagLev Deployment Project
Activity: Magnetic Flow
Activity: Magnetic Force
Activity: Steam Engines
Activity: Displacement Testing
Activity: Hull Stability
Activity: Narrative Writing & Checkpoint Test
Activity: Directed Problem
Activity: Airflow
Activity: Aerodynamics & Airfoil
Activity: Testing Motor Force
Activity: Rough Sketches
Activity: Argumentative Writing, Caree

LAB

HS STEM

GRADES

9 to 12

CURRICULUM HOURS

20

CAREER CLUSTERS

STEM, Transportation, Distribution & Logistics

FEATURES

• NAF Approved
• University of California A-G Approved Course
• Project-Based Learning
• Career Ready Practices
• Reading and Writing in Context
• Customizable Content
• Directed Problem

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