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Exploring technology

TEAC 105

Explorations in Technology

A Dual Credit course

Interested in Technology?

This dual-credit course provides current high school students with an introduction to careers and basic skills in Computer Science, Electronics, and Computer, Civil, and Mechanical Engineering Technology.

Complete hands-on projects in each of the 4 areas as you explore potential career and post-secondary options within the 4 technology areas.

Upon successful completion of this course you'll be able to:

  • Identify careers in the 4 technology fields (Civil, Mechanical, Electronics and Computer Science).
  • Civil – Identify various civil engineering projects and the role that civil engineering plays in each, apply civil engineering methods and calculations to a simple design and civil engineering project.
  • Mechanical – demonstrate simple 3D CAD modeling skills, basic shop skills and safety techniques, and identify the design elements associated with the completion of a small mechanical engineering project.
  • Electronics – create a simple electronics circuit, describe simple micro-controller programming concepts, and list the elements of and build a small electronics project.
  • Computer Science – use a programming language to examine the fundamentals of software design and development.

Course Details

Length
13 weeks
Structure
3 hours per week
Credits
4 credits
Class Size
16 (min) to 18 (max) students
Audience
Grade 10, 11 and 12 students
Prerequisites
None
Start
September: 36 seats
February: 72 seats
Time
Fridays, 3-6pm
Location
Camosun Interurban campus - Technology (TEC) Building
Cost
Application Fee: $42.66 (student responsibility)
Tuition Fee: $438.90 (School District sponsorship)

Get started today!

Talk to your parents and your high school counsellor today about your career ideas.

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Contact Us
Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
  • 250–370–3000
  • 1–877–554–7555 (toll-free)

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