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Career Curriculum for Technology Project

High School Textbook Table of Contents

Part One | Part Two | Part Three | Part Four | Part Five

Part One: Life in our Engineered World

Chapter 1: Engineering, Technology, Society, And Culture (Peruzzi)

  • Section 1 - Characteristics and Scope of Engineering and Technology
  • Section 2 - Technology and the Environment
  • Section 3 - How Technology Influences History
  • Section 4 - Engineering Problem Solving

Technology and People

Technology in the Real World

Engineering Quick Take

Summary

Key Terms

Feedback Questions

Career Opportunities in Engineering and Technology

Design Activities


Chapter 2: Informed Design (Burghardt, Hacker)

Introduction

Key Ideas

Chapter Sections

  • Design, Modeling and Analysis
  • Design Process Overview
  • Further Considerations in Designing
  • Ethics, Safety and Risk

Technology and People

Technology in the Real World

Engineering Quick Take

Summary

Key Terms

Feedback Questions

Informed Design in Engineering and Technical Careers

Design Activities


Chapter 3: Developing Abilities for a Technological World (Hacker)

Introduction

Key Ideas

Chapter Sections

  • Applying the Design Process
  • Using and Maintaining Products and Systems
  • Assessing the Impact of Products and Systems
  • Management of Technological Endeavors

Technology and People

Technology in the Real World

Engineering Quick Take

Summary

Key Terms

Feedback Questions

Matching Your Interests and Abilities with Career Opportunities

Design Activities