# CTE Resource Center - Administrative Planning Guide - Technology Education--Development (8471/36 weeks)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Technology Education--Development (8471/36 weeks)

Course Description

Course Code:8471
Work-based Learning:Available
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:9–12
Prerequisites:None

This course is designed to enable students to explore technology/society interactions and to apply science, technology, and mathematics concepts to solve problems and innovate designs, while in a laboratory setting. Students are given the opportunity to link the study of technology to various jobs/careers.

Note: The career cluster will be determined by other courses taken in conjunction with this course to develop a concentration sequence.

NOTE: The class size shall be limited to an average of 10 students per instructor per class period with no class being more than 12 or up to an average of 12 students per class period with no class being more than 15 where an instructional aide is provided.

Career Clusters and Pathways

The Career Cluster will be determined by other courses taken in conjunction with this course to build a concentration sequence.

Available Credentials

Concentration Sequences

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.