Manufacturing Technology

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Manufacturing Technology

Students utilize tools and techniques common in advanced manufacturing including CNC routers and 3D printing. Beyond converting their CAD design to a finished product, students examine the role of statistical process control to determine if a manufacturer is meeting tolerance goals.

Project-based activities include:

Activity: Video: Fundamentals of Industrial Robots
Activity: Thumbnail and Detailed Sketches
Activity: Cubify Invent - 3D Print Plaque Inlay
Activity: Enroute - Wooden Plaque Design
Activity: Narrative Writing & Checkpoint Test
Activity: Quality Control
Activity: Directed Problem
Activity: Argumentative Writing, Career Research & Planning, and Checkpoint Test
Activity: Design Brief Research, Organization, Planning & Presentation

LAB

HS STEM

GRADES

9 to 12

CURRICULUM HOURS

20

CAREER CLUSTERS

STEM, Manufacturing

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

PC Required