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Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12
TTI1O1
Integrated Technologies
Open
TGJ2O1
Communications Technology
Open
TGJ3M1
Communications Technology
University/College
TGJ4M1
Communications Technology
University/College
TEJ1O1
Exploring Computer Technology
TCJ3E1
Construction Technology
Workplace
TCJ4E1
Construction Technology
Workplace
TMJ2O1
Manufacturing Technology
Open
TMJ3E1
Manufacturing Technology
Workplace
TDJ2O1
Technological Design
Open
TDJ3M1
Technological Design
University/College
TDJ4M1
Technological Design
University/College
TTJ2O1
Transportation Technology
Open
TTJ3E1
Transportation Technology
Workplace
TTJ4E1
Transportation Technology
Workplace
TEJ2O1
Computer Technology
Open
TEJ3M1
Computer Engineering Technology
University/College
TEJ4M1
Computer Engineering Technology
University/College
ICS2O1
Introduction to Computer Studies
Open
ICS3C1
Introduction to Computer Programming
College
ICS4C1
Computer Programming
College
ICS3U1
Introduction to Computer Science
University
ICS4U1
Computer Science
University

Communications Technology

TTI1O1 Integrated Technologies, Grade 9, Open

This course enables students to understand the technological and computer concepts they will need in order to design, develop, and build usable products or to deliver services, as well as to pursue further technological studies. Students will use the technological design process and a variety of tools and software to solve problems, complete projects, and strengthen their communication skills

TGJ2O1 Communications Technology, Grade 10, Open

This course requires students to complete a range of communications technology projects. These may include creating printed stationery, short videos, computer-generated animations, and graphical information displays. Students will learn to transfer information using electronic, live, and graphic communications methods. The knowledge and skills they will develop will provide a basis for careers in areas such as publishing, advertising, print production, animation, photography, and journalism.

TGJ3M1 Communications Technology, Grade 11, University/College Preparation

This course examines communications systems and design and production processes in the areas of electronic, live, recorded, and graphic communications. Students will develop knowledge and skills relating to the assembly, operation, maintenance, and repair of the basic and more complex components of a range of communications systems. Students will also study industry standards and regulations and health and safety issues, and will explore careers, the importance of lifelong learning, and the impact of communications technology on society and the environment.

TGJ4M1 Communications Technology, Grade 12, University/College Preparation

This course examines communications systems and design and production processes in the areas of electronic, live, recorded, and graphic communications. Students will create, manage, and distribute complex electronic, graphic, recorded, or audio-visual projects independently and in project teams. Students will also study industry standards and regulations and health and safety issues, and will explore careers, the importance of lifelong learning, and the impact of communications technology on society and the environment. Prerequisite: TGJ3M1

Construction Technology

TCJ3E1 Construction Technology, Grade 11, Workplace Preparation

This course focuses on residential and light construction systems related to commercial, industrial, and/or recreational construction; the development of generic employment skills; and preparation for apprenticeship and training programs. Students will learn about and gain practical experience with various types of materials, processes, labour, tools, and equipment used in the construction industry; technical drawings; and auxiliary systems. They will also study industry standards and building codes; consider health and safety issues; and explore careers, the importance of lifelong learning, and the impact of construction technology on society and the environment.

TCJ4E1 Construction Technology, Grade 12, Workplace Preparation

This course focuses on advanced residential and more complex construction systems, as well as the introduction of heavy construction, related to commercial, industrial, and/or residential construction; advanced practical workplace applications; and the development of generic employment skills and independent learning skills. Students will examine the materials, processes, labour, tools, and equipment used in the construction industry; technical drawings; auxiliary systems; and landscaping. They will also study industry standards and building codes; consider health and safety issues; and explore careers, lifelong learning opportunities, and the impact of construction technology on society and the environment. Prerequisite: TCJ3E1

Manufacturing Technology

TMJ2O1 Manufacturing Technology, Grade 10, Open

This course introduces students to the scope of the manufacturing industry, the various components used in the design of products, the industrial tools and equipment used, and methods of manufacturing, including assembly-line production. Students will learn about technical drawing; preparation processes; manufacturing techniques; power, electronic, and quality control systems; careers in the manufacturing field; and the role of entrepreneurs in Canadian society.

TMJ3E1 Manufacturing Technology, Grade 11, Workplace Preparation

This course helps familiarize students with the broad range of career opportunities within the manufacturing sector. Students will acquire design and fabrication skills using a variety of materials, tools, equipment, and processes, and will construct products that adhere to design specifications and meet quality control standards. In addition to developing employability and technical skills, students will develop an understanding of the impact of the manufacturing sector on consumers, society, and the environment.

Technological Design

TDJ2O1 Technological Design, Grade 10, Open

This course requires students to design and develop innovative products and services. Students will learn the following: how to identify user needs related to specified design problems; the physical properties of selected materials and their application in product design; techniques to create physical products and services; various presentation techniques; how to test and evaluate design solutions; and the implications of technology on the development of products or services. They will also become aware of design-related careers.

TDJ3M1 Technological Design, Grade 11, University/College Preparation

This course provides students with opportunities to apply the principles of technological design to challenges in communications, manufacturing, electronics, transportation, architecture, industrial and consumer products, health and safety equipment, and environmental services. Students will identify user needs, estimate labour and material costs, analyse material characteristics, and illustrate design solutions, using traditional and computer-based methods. They will also acquire the basic design skills required for postsecondary studies in engineering, manufacturing, architecture, and construction.

TDJ4M1 Technological Design, Grade 12, University/College Preparation

This course provides students with opportunities to solve problems in design through the use of technical drawings, model building, testing, and marketing. Students will research, design, and test solutions for residential or commercial architecture

Transportation Technology

TTJ2O1 Transportation Technology, Grade 10, Open

This course provides students with opportunities to solve problems in design through the use of technical drawings, model building, testing, and marketing. Students will research, design, and test solutions for residential or commercial architecture, industrial engineering, and manufacturing. They will also examine the educational requirements of a technical design-related career in engineering, architecture, or industrial design.

TTJ3E1 Transportation Technology, Grade 11, Workplace Preparation

This course examines the various types of land, air, and/or marine vehicles and vehicle systems found within the transportation sector. Students will acquire identification, troubleshooting, repairing, and testing skills that meet industry standards and government regulations. In addition to developing employability and technical skills, they will explore the broad range of career opportunities within this sector, and will examine the impact of the transportation sector on people, society, and the environment.

TTJ4E1 Transportation Technology, Grade 12, Workplace Preparation

This course examines the commonalities of land, air, and marine vehicles and transportation systems. Students will develop safe workplace habits and business management skills and will use diagnostic, hand, and power tools effectively to service and repair vehicles to meet industry standards and safety inspections. They will also research the entry requirements for apprenticeship training programs and develop the employability and technical skills required for entry into the workplace. Prerequisite: TTJ3E1

Computer Studies

ICS2O1 – Introduction to Computer Studies, Grade 10, Open

This course introduces students to computer programming. Students will plan and write simple computer programs by applying fundamental programming concepts, and learn to create clear and maintainable internal documentation. They will also learn to manage a computer by studying hardware configurations, software selection, operating system functions, networking, and safe computing practices. Students will also investigate the social impact of computer technologies, and develop an understanding of environmental and ethical issues related to the use of computers. Prerequisite: None

ICS3U1 – Introduction to Computer Science, Grade 11, University Preparation

This course introduces students to computer science. Students will design software independently and as part of a team, using industry-standard programming tools and applying the software development life-cycle model. They will also write and use subprograms within computer programs. Students will develop creative solutions for various types of problems as their understanding of the computing environment grows. They will also explore environmental and ergonomic issues, emerging research in computer science, and global career trends in computer-related fields. Prerequisite: None

ICS3C1 – Introduction to Computer Programming, Grade 11, College Preparation

This course introduces students to computer programming concepts and practices. Students will write and test computer programs, using various problem-solving strategies. They will learn the fundamentals of program design and apply a software development life-cycle model to a software development project. Students will also learn about computer environments and systems, and explore environmental issues related to computers, safe computing practices, emerging technologies, and postsecondary opportunities in computer-related fields. Prerequisite: None

ICS4U1 – Computer Science, Grade 12, University Preparation

This course enables students to further develop knowledge and skills in computer science. Students will use modular design principles to create complex and fully documented programs, according to industry standards. Student teams will manage a large software development project, from planning through to project review. Students will also analyse algorithms for effectiveness. They will investigate ethical issues in computing and further explore environmental issues, emerging technologies, areas of research in computer science, and careers in the field. Prerequisite: Introduction to Computer Science, Grade 11, University Preparation

ICS4C1 – Computer Programming, Grade 12, College Preparation

This course further develops students’ computer programming skills. Students will learn object-oriented programming concepts, create object-oriented software solutions, and design graphical user interfaces. Student teams will plan and carry out a software development project using industry-standard programming tools and proper project management techniques. Students will also investigate ethical issues in computing, and expand their understanding of environmental issues, emerging technologies, and computer-related careers. Prerequisite: Introduction to Computer Programming, Grade 11, College Preparation

TEJ1O1 – Exploring Computer Technology

This exploratory course introduces students to concepts and skills in computer technology, which encompasses computer systems, networking, interfacing, and programming, as well as electronics and robotics. Students will develop an awareness of related environmental and societal issues and will begin to explore secondary and postsecondary pathways leading to careers in the field. Prerequisite: None

TEJ2O1 – Computer Technology, Grade 10, Open

This course introduces students to computer systems, networking, and interfacing, as well as electronics and robotics. Students will assemble, repair, and configure computers with various types of operating systems and application software. Students will build small electronic circuits and write computer programs to control simple peripheral devices or robots. Students will also develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to the use of computers, and learn about secondary and postsecondary pathways to careers in computer technology. Prerequisite: None

TEJ3M1 – Computer Engineering Technology, Grade 11, University/College Preparation

This course examines computer systems and control of external devices. Students will assemble computers and small networks by installing and configuring appropriate hardware and software. Students will develop knowledge and skills in electronics, robotics, programming, and networks, and will build systems that use computer programs and interfaces to control and/or respond to external devices. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to the use of computers, and will learn about college and university programs leading to careers in computer engineering. Prerequisite: None

TEJ4M1 – Computer Engineering Technology, Grade 12, University/College Preparation

This course extends students’ understanding of computer systems and computer interfacing with external devices. Students will assemble computer systems by installing and configuring appropriate hardware and software, and will learn more about fundamental concepts of electronics, robotics, programming, and networks. Students will examine environmental and societal issues related to the use of computers, and explore postsecondary pathways leading to careers in computer engineering and related fields. Prerequisite: Computer Engineering Technology, Grade 11, University/College Preparation

Updated on Tuesday, March 20, 2018.
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