Modeling and Simulation Technology (8460/36 weeks)
|Suggested Grade Levels:||10–12|
Students will explore the use of modeling, simulation, and game development software to solve real-world problems in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The activities will include evaluating and testing engineering designs, modeling geospatial data, observing and analyzing physics simulations, programming games for educational purposes, and creating visualization systems with 3D models. Students will develop an understanding of the systems, processes, tools, and implications of the field of modeling and simulation technology.
Career Clusters and Pathways
For federal reporting (choose one)
- Education and Training
- Teaching and Training
- Information Technology
- Information Support and Services
- Network Systems
- Programming and Software Development
- Web and Digital Communications
- Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
- Engineering and Technology
- Science and Mathematics
- Autodesk Certified Professional Examinations
- Autodesk Certified User Examinations
- Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate (CSWA) Examination
- College and Work Readiness Assessment (CWRA+)
- Modeling & Simulation Certification Examination
- National Career Readiness Certificate Assessment
- Workplace Readiness Skills for the Commonwealth Examination
A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.
Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.