COURSE CODE: 8442

Computer Integrated Manufacturing (PLTW)

SCED Code: 21022
Suggested Grade Level: 10, 11, 12
Duration: 36 Weeks
OSHA Compliance Required?: No
CTSO: TSA
Non-Traditional?: F

In this specialization course in Project Lead the Way (PLTW), students are taught concepts of robotics and automated manufacturing by creating 3D designs with computer modeling software and producing computer-controlled models of their designs. Contextual instruction and student participation in co-curricular career and technical student organization (CTSO) activities will develop leadership, interpersonal, and career skills. High-quality work-based learning (HQWBL) will provide experiential learning opportunities related to students' career goals and/or interests, integrated with instruction, and performed in partnership with local businesses and organizations.

Notes

Project Lead The Way (PLTW) curriculum guides and course competencies are only available to PLTW-affiliated schools through agreement with PLTW. To obtain additional information, contact: Project Lead The Way, 3939 Priority Way South Drive, Suite 400, Indianapolis IN 46240. Toll-free: 877-335-7589. Online: https://www.pltw.org
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Course Sequences

A combination of this course and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses, is a concentration sequence. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses based on their career pathways. A program completer is a student who has met the requirements for a CTE concentration sequence and all other requirements for high school graduation or an approved alternative education program.

Career Clusters

Pathway Occupation
Health, Safety, and Environmental Assurance
  • Safety Engineer
Logistics and Inventory Control
  • Logistician
Manufacturing Production Process Development
  • Electro-Mechanical Technician
  • Industrial Engineer
  • Industrial Engineering Technician
  • Manufacturing Systems Engineer
  • Production Manager
  • Programmer
Production
  • Automated Manufacturing Technician
Quality Assurance
  • Quality Control Technician

Pathway Occupation
Engineering and Technology
  • Commercial and Industrial Designer
  • Computer Hardware Engineer
  • Computer Programmer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Electro-Mechanical Technician
  • Electronics Engineering Technician
  • Industrial Engineer
  • Manufacturing Systems Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Quality Technician
Science and Mathematics
  • Secondary School Teacher
  • Technical Writer

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