3570 Timpview Dr. Provo, Utah 84604 Phone: (801)221-9720 Fax: (801)224-4210

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 8105 STEM

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

1st intro to Engineering course that prepares students to develop technical knowledge and skills required to plan and prepare scale drawings of engineering and design concepts. Uses the most up to date 2D CAD software(AutoCAD), sketching, drawing layout, geometric construction, orthographic projection, and dimensioning. Great for Engineering Student! 3 semester hours of credit possible through UVU (10th -12th grade ONLY)

 

CAD MECHANICAL DESIGN 2 8106 STEM

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Graduation: Required (CTE)
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee:
  • Prerequisite: CAD Mechanical Design 1

2nd Engineering course that teaches advanced applications required to produce a workable, manufacturing drawing. Create drawings to solve problems, not just copy them. Come learn manufacturing processes, pattern making, and documentation in holes, fasteners, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing. Great for Engineering Students!

 

CAD MECHANICAL DESIGN 3 8107 STEM

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Graduation: Required (CTE)
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee:
  • Prerequisite: CAD Mechanical Design 1 & 2

3rd Engineering Course that emphasizes 3D training in AutoDesk Inventor. Design and build scale models of Racecars & Roller Coasters, compete at UVU, and design your own devices in a final project. Emphasizes 3d modeling tools like extrusion, sweep, revolutions, lofts, coils, shells, patterning and much more. Great for any Engineering, Industrial Design and Graphics/Design Students!*3 semester hours of credit possible through UVU (10th -12th grade ONLY)

 

CAD ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN 1 8136 STEM

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

1st Architecture course that teaches students residential architectural and related construction. Learn about architectural blueprint reading, sketching, residential floor plans(1,100 square feet max), exterior elevations, and use of AutoCAD software. Become a wise home building consumer, draw a floor plan and learn AutoCAD. Great for Architecture Students! *3 semester hours of credit possible through UVU (10th -12th grade ONLY)

 

CAD ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN 2 8137 STEM

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

2nd Architecture course that teaches residential architectural and related construction. Learn about building materials, codes, typical wall sections, interior elevations, plot plans, Specifications, electrical plans, and architectural renderings. AutoCAD software. Learn design principles, the history of architecture, advanced AutoCAD for Architects and design a 2,000+ square foot home. Great for Architecture Students! *3 semester hours of credit possible if you complete 2b through UVU (10th -12th grade ONLY) **Students should sign up for Architectural Design 2A first semester followed by Architectural Design 2B second semester.

 

CAD ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN 3 8138 STEM

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

3rd Architecture course that teaches in depth residential architectural and related

construction. AutoCAD software. Learn advanced AutoCAD for Architects with a 3D introduction and design a 2,000+ square foot home. Great for Architecture Students! *3 semester hours of credit possible through UVU (10th -12th grade ONLY).

 

WOODS I 8500 STEM

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

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.

 

WOODS II – Intermediate Woodworking 8510 STEM/CE

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

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.

 

WOOD FURNITURE DESIGN 8580 STEM/CE

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Graduation: Required (CTE)
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee:
  • 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 arehighly 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 8582 STEM

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

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 (Auto I) 8010 STEM

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

Students may work on their own cars to learn hands-on automotive service skills including: safety & tools, tires & wheels, basic maintenance, and safety inspections. Career opportunities include: tire & lube technicians and vehicle safety inspectors, or excellent college prep for engineering majors. Instructor is an ASE Master Automotive Technician with Advanced Engine Performance endorsement.

 

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. Instructor is an ASE Master Automotive Technician with Advanced Engine Performance endorsement.

 

COLLISION REPAIR – Structural & Non 8035 STEM/CE

  • Duration: Year (1.0)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Graduation: Required (CTE)
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee:

Students may work on their own cars to learn to repair uni-bodies, fenders, and frames of automobiles. Instruction includes training in non-structural and structural repairs. Upon completion of the course, students are prepared for entry level employment in the collision repair field. 9 semester hours of transferrable college credit is available. National certification through the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) exams is available.

 

COLLISION REFINISHING & PAINTING 8040 STEM/CE

  • Duration: Year (1.0)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Graduation: Required (CTE)
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee:
  • Prerequisite: Collision Non-Structural & Structural Repair

Students may work on their own cars to learn to repair uni-bodies, fenders, and frames of automobiles. Instruction includes training in refinishing and painting. Upon completion of the course, students are prepared for entry level employment in the collision repair field. 9 semester hours of transferrable college credit is available. National certification through the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) exams is available.

 

ASE BRAKES (Voc Auto 1) 8030 STEM/CE

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • 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 brake system service skills including: brake hydraulics, disc brakes, drum brakes, power brakes, park brakes, and anti-lock brake systems. Upon completion of the course, students are prepared to work their way through college, work full-time as automotive technicians, or begin 4-yr automotive management or engineering degrees. 3 semester hours of transferable college credit is available. National certification through the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) exams is available. Program and instructor are nationally certified by ASE.

 

ASE STEERING & SUSPENSION (Voc Auto 2) 8031 STEM/CE

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Graduation: Required (CTE)
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee:
  • Prerequisite: Introduction to Automotive (Auto I)

Students may work on their own cars to learn hands-on steering and suspension service skills including: advanced tire and wheel service, conventional and rack-and-pinion steering systems, front and rear suspension systems, and wheel alignment. Upon completion of the course, students are prepared to work their way through college, work full-time as automotive technicians, or begin 4-yr automotive management or engineering degrees. 3 semester hours of transferable college credit is available. National certification through the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) exams is available. Program and instructor are nationally certified by ASE.

 

ASE ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONICS (Voc Auto 3) 8033 STEM/CE

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • 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 electrical and electronic service skills including: battery, starting, charging, electrical accessories, lighting, computer, and communications systems. Upon completion of the course, students are prepared to work their way through college, work full-time as automotive technicians, or begin 4-yr automotive management or engineering degrees. 6 semester hours of transferable college credit is available. National certification through the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) exams is available. Program and instructor are nationally certified by ASE.

 

ASE ENGINE PERFORMANCE (Voc Auto 4) 8032 STEM/CE

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Graduation: Required (CTE)
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee:
  • Prerequisite: Introduction to Automotive (Auto I)

Students may work on their own cars to learn hands-on engine performance service skills including: engine diagnosis, ignition, fuel, emissions, and computer engine controls systems. Upon completion of the course, students are prepared to work their way through college, work full-time as automotive technicians, or begin 4-yr automotive management or engineering degrees. 3 semester hours of transferable college credit is available. National certification through the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) exams is available. Program and instructor are nationally certified by ASE.

 

METALS I 8430 STEM

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

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 8435 STEM

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Graduation: Required (CTE)
  • Homework: 1
  • 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 hand crafted. 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 8440 STEM

  • Duration: Year (1.0)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Graduation: Required (CTE)
  • Homework: 1
  • 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 7370

  • Duration: Semester (0.5)
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Graduation: Required (CTE)
  • 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 PRINCIPLES & PRACTICES 6760 NCAA/STEM

  • Duration: Year (1.0)
  • Grade: 12
  • Graduation: Required (CTE) *Does not fulfill Science
  • Homework: 5
  • Course Fee:
  • Prerequisite: 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.

 

SPORTS MEDICINE/EXERCISE SCIENCE 6180 CE

  • Duration: Year (1.0)
  • Grades: 11-12
  • Graduation: Required (CTE)
  • Homework: 1
  • Course Fee:
  • 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.