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Introduction to Engineering Design

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Learn what it takes to design the latest products!

Introduction to Engineering Design (IED),is a year-long course specifically designed for inquiring 9th and 10th grade minds. In IED, students will learn about different fields of engineering, what engineers do and how they follow a design and problem solving process to develop new products. Students will learn how to sketch, document, and model their designs using state-of-the-art 3-D modeling software. The course culminates in a multi-school virtual design development and marketing project.

If you like to design new things, then Introduction to Engineering Design is the class for you!


This course is articulated with Mira Costa College - students passing with a "B" or better in the class and a "B" or better on the final earn four units of transferable college credit. Fulfills the Practical Arts high school graduation requirements.