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Skilled & Technical Sciences

Skilled & Technical Sciences

Graduation Requirement is 1.0 CTE credit
  • Any combination of Skilled/Technical, FACS &/orBusiness/Computer

 

CAD MECHANICAL DESIGN I (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee:  See Fee Schedule

The first in a sequence of courses that prepares individual to develop technical knowledge and skills required to plan and prepare scale pictorial interpretations and technical documentation of engineering and design concepts. This includes instruction in the use of 2D Computer-Aided-Design (CAD) software, sketching, drawing layout, geometric construction, orthographic projection, dimensioning and the design process. Students will be learning the AutoCAD program to complete their assignments.  3 semester hours of credit possible through UVU (10th -12th grade ONLY)

 

CAD MECHANICAL DESIGN II (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule
  • Prerequisite: CAD Mechanical Design 1

The second in a sequence of courses that prepares individuals with an emphasis in developing technical knowledge and skills to develop 3D models in support of mechanical and industrial engineers, and related professionals. This includes instruction in the use of 3D Computer-Aided Design (CAD) software, model creation, and technical communication. Students will be learning the Inventor program to complete their assignments and will be printing out their projects on the 3D printer. Three semester hours of credit possible through UVU.

Students should sign up for Mechanical Design I first semester followed by Mechanical Design II second semester.

 

CAD ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN I (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule

The first in a sequence of courses that prepare individuals for careers in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry. This course includes instruction in 3D (BIM) software by using Revit to draw a small residential home with an emphasis on blueprint reading. Students will be completing the Technology Student Association (TSA) architectural project.

*3 semester hours of credit possible through UVU (10th -12th grade ONLY)

CAD ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN II (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule

The second in a sequence of courses that prepare individual for careers in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry. This course includes instruction in 3D (BIM) software called Revit to design and model a small residential home with and emphasis on residential methods and materials of construction and codes. Students will be creating their own set of house plans. Three semester hours of credit possible through UVU. Students should sign up for Architectural Design I first semester followed by Architectural Design II second semester.

 

WOODWORKING, WOODS I (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Homework: 1
  • Fee: See Fee Schedule

This fun, hands-on, activity-oriented class teaches basic woodworking skills and machine safety through the building of projects. Learn wood identification, gluing, routering, wood jointery, sanding, finishing, and hardware installation. Project is an end table with a possible drawer and tapered legs. It is recommended for those interested in learning woodworking as a hobby or as a possible career. Students should sign up for Woods I first semester, followed by Woods II second semester.

 

CABINETMAKING, WOODS II (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule

This class is a continuation of Woods I. Students spend much of the time in the shop building projects. The purpose of this class is to teach students the fundamental skills of building fine furniture. Instruction will include: reading plans, project construction, face frames, drawer construction, raised panel door construction, finishing and hardware installation. Projects include: night stands, TV/DVD cabinets, bookcase, chest of drawers, cedar chest, small desk or something similar. 5 hours of UVU concurrent credit available.

 

FURNITURE DESIGN AND MANUFACTURING, WOODS III (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule
  • Prerequisite: Woods I & II

In this class students may build any project they would like. In this activity-oriented class students learn life-long skills. Upon completion of this class, students are highly skilled in the art of furniture making and cabinetry. Many employment possibilities are available to students who complete this course. Instruction includes: veneering, construction of furniture, kitchen cabinets, moldings, trim, panels, fasteners, bending wood, lathe turning, counter tops, etc. Some choices of projects might be: gun cabinets, bedroom furniture, desks, entertainment centers, clocks, wall units, tables, hutches, hope chests, guitars, etc. Students may sign up for one or two class periods. 5 hours of UVU concurrent credit available.

 

WOOD TURNING (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule

This activity-oriented, hands-on class allows students to spend most of their class time in the shop building projects. Students will learn how to turn wood on the lathe. Instruction includes machine safety, finding and selecting wood from local trees, and lathe turning. Projects may include: wooden bowls, pens, pencils, kaleidoscopes, plates, vases, tops, duck calls, clocks  salt & pepper shakers, etc.

 

INTRODUCTION TO AUTOMOTIVE, AUTOMOTIVE I (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule

This is an entry level course in automotive service. Through demonstrations, lectures, research and practical experiences is designed to introduce the student to a broad experience in the use of: equipment, tools, materials, processes and techniques of automotive service.

ASE GENERAL SERVICE TECH (Auto II) 8020 STEM/CE

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Graduation: Required (CTE)
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee:
  • Prerequisite: Introduction to Automotive (Auto I)

Students may work on their own cars to learn hands- on automotive service skills with emphasis on engine diagnosis, service, and repair. Career opportunities include: vehicle safety and emissions inspectors, entry level engine technicians, or excellent college prep for engineering majors. 3 semester hours of transferable college credit is available. Utah state vehicle safety inspection license available. National certification through the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) exams is available.

 

ASE CHASSIS MLR (CTE, EL)

  • Semester, Grades 10 – 12
  • Prerequisite: Introduction to Automotive
  • Fee: See Fee Schedule

This is an advanced level course in automotive service that deals with the overall chassis of a vehicle. Through demonstrations, lectures, research and practical experiences dealing with chassis, this course is designed to assist students in broadening their experience, through the use of equipment, tools, materials, processes and techniques in inspecting, diagnosing, and servicing of automobiles.

 

ASE ENGINE MLR (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule
  • Prerequisite: Introduction to Automotive (Auto I)

This is an advanced level course in automotive service that deals with engine and related components. Through demonstrations, lectures, research and practical experiences dealing with engines. This course is designed to assist students in broadening their experience through the use of equipment, tools, materials, processes and techniques in inspecting, diagnosing, and servicing automobiles.

 

COLLISION STRUCTURAL AND NON-STRUCTURAL REPAIR (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Year (1.0)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Pre-requisite: Intro to Automotive
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule

Collision Structural Repair prepares individuals to perform structural repairs on automobile uni-bodies, fixed class, and frames. This course is based on the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) automotive collision task list and the I-CAR training program. Work ethics and productivity are an integral part of the classroom and laboratory activities of this program.

Non-Structural Repair prepares individuals to perform non-structural repair, replacement, and adjustment of automotive outer body panels and unibody components. This course is based on the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) automotive collision task list and the I-CAR training program. Work ethics and productivity are an integral part of the classroom and laboratory activities of this program.

 

COLLISION REFINISHING AND PAINTING (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Year (1.0)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule
  • Prerequisite: Intro to Automotive

This course prepares individuals to safely repair, mask, prime, seal, and paint vehicles and parts; use and maintain spray guns, booths, and equipment; address paint defects; mix, match, tint, and blend paint; store and dispose of hazardous materials; understand the corrosion protection process; and sand, buff, and detail a refinished vehicle. Work ethics and productivity are an integral part of the classroom and laboratory activities of this program.

 

ASE BRAKES (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule
  • Prerequisite: Introduction to Automotive (Auto I)

This course is part of a sequence that prepares individuals to engage in the servicing and maintenance of all types of automobiles. Instruction includes: training in safety, the diagnosis of malfunctions, and repair of braking systems. This course is based on the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) task list. Work ethics and productivity are an integral part of the classroom and lab activities of these courses.

 

ASE STEERING AND SUSPENSION (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule
  • Prerequisite: Introduction to Automotive (Auto I)

This course is part of a sequence that prepares individuals to engage in the servicing and maintenance of all types of automobiles. Instruction includes training in safety, the diagnosis of malfunctions and repair of electrical systems. This course is based on the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) task list. Work ethics and productivity are an integral part of the classroom and lab activities of these courses.

 

ASE ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONICS (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule
  • Prerequisite: Introduction to Automotive (Auto I)

This course is part of a sequence that prepares individuals to engage in the servicing and maintenance of all types of automobiles. Instruction includes training in safety, the diagnosis of malfunctions and repair of electrical systems. This course is based on the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) task list. Work ethics and productivity are an integral part of the classroom and lab activities of these courses.

ASE ENGINE PERFORMANCE (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule
  • Prerequisite: Introduction to Automotive (Auto I)

This course is part of a sequence that prepares individuals to engage in the servicing and maintenance of all types of automobiles. Instruction includes training in safety and the diagnosis of malfunctions for the engine’s performance. This course is based on the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) task list. Work ethics and productivity are an integral part of the classroom and lab activities of these courses.

 

SMALL ENGINE REPAIR (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule
  • Prerequisite: None

This is a course is the first of two courses that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skill to maintain and repair small internal‐combustion engines used on portable power equipment, such as lawn and garden equipment. Work ethics, productivity, and safety are an integral part of the classroom and laboratory activities of this class.

 

 

METALS I (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Prerequisite: None

An introductory course in the field of metalworking. Students will learn skills in welding, sheet-metal, foundry, forging and machining. Purpose of the course is to develop familiarity with tools and machinery, manufacturing processes and to develop required skills for post-secondary engineering programs. Instructor is a CWE through the American Welding Society.

 

METALS II (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Fee:  See Fee Schedule
  • Prerequisite: Metals I

An intermediate course in metalworking. Sheet metal, metal machining, metal forging, welding, and ornamental metalwork will be reviewed. An emphasis is on creativity and exploration of the different areas of study. This course offers the student an opportunity to develop true craft skills since most of the work is handcrafted. Skills learned in the Metals I course and developed further in this course will allow  the student to build projects in each of the study areas. The majority of time for this course will be spent in the lab.

 

VOCATIONAL WELDING (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Year (1.0)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Prerequisite: Metals I

Beginning and advanced instruction of welding processes. Designed to develop skills of those students interested in exciting and rewarding careers in welding technology. Areas of training include Oxy/Fuel, Plasma-Arc, and Carbon-Arc cutting, SMAW, GTAW, GMAW and FCAW welding processes. Welding Skills Certificate available through the Utah State Office of Education. Certificates are for Entry Level Welder and Intermediate Level Welder. AWS certifications are possible. Instructor is a CWE through the American Welding Society.

 

SMALL ENGINES M/T 5 8585 STEM

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Graduation: Required (CTE)
  • Homework: 1

This course will cover the repair and rebuilding of small single-cylinder engines such as those on lawn mowers, tillers, chain saws and go-carts. This is a great starter course for students interested in automotive classes. This course is rewarding and could lead to a career in engineering, manufacturing and service industry.

 

LAW ENFORCEMENT (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Homework: 1

This course will give students an in-depth study of the various aspects of law enforcement. Topics will include: law enforcement history, the criminal justice system and trial proceedings, the corrections system, the juvenile justice system, arrest procedures, policies, and the ethics of law enforcement. Students will gain an understanding of the procedures relating to traffic investigations and evidence collection. A study will also be made of patrol tactics and investigative work. Law enforcement as an occupation will also be discussed. Field trips and guest presenters will be scheduled as the various subjects are presented.

 

MEDICAL ASSISTANT, FORMERLY MEDICAL PRINCIPLES & PRACTICES (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Year (1.0)
  • Grade: 12
  • Homework: 5
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedule
  • Prerequisite: Anatomy and Physiology

Designed to combine skills of science and physiology through both clinical and administrative skill attainment, this course focuses on the medical fields. Clinical skills include: patient examination and screenings, vital signs, lab values, EKG’s, injections, CPR, first aid, medications and phlebotomy. Administrative skills include: insurance, accounts, reports, medical records, and medical transcription. Upon successful completion of the course, the student may apply for a Medical Assisting Certificate and the student will take State competency exams in May. College credit available through UVU or Weber State concurrent enrollment.

 

EXERCISE SCIENCE/SPORTS MEDICINE (CTE, EL)

  • Duration: Year (1.0)
  • Grades: 11-12
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee: See Fee Schedul
  • Prerequisite: Health

This CTE course is for students interested in medical or coaching related fields. The class involves a lot of hands on work including emergency care, prevention, evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. The course includes study and evaluation of body joints. Considerable time is spent learning to tape for injury prevention. The class surveys careers related to Sports Medicine. After school hours are required with Timpview athletics. State Skills Certificate and UVU credit are available.