Principles of Applied Engineering

Principles of Applied Engineering

  • Clusters: Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
  • Pathways: Science & Mathematics
  • Courses: Principles of Applied Engineering
  • Grade range: 9, 10
  • Release date: 12-14-2017
  • Tags: Principles of Applied Engineering, Engineering, STEM, Basic Electricity, DC Circuits, Transistor Circuits, Microprocessors, Robotics, Engineer, Design, Problem Solving, History of Engineering, Engineering History, Team Work, Ideation, Corporate Competitiveness, Solar Energy, Non Renewable Energy, Pre-Construction, Engineering Design and Problem Solving

Description

Principles of Applied Engineering provides an overview of the various fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics and their interrelationships. Students will develop engineering communication skills, which include computer graphics, modeling, and presentations, by using a variety of computer hardware and software applications to complete assignments and projects. Upon completing this course, students will understand the various fields of engineering and will be able to make informed career decisions. Further, students will have worked on a design team to develop a product or system. Students will use multiple software applications to prepare and present course assignments.
This binder does not contain all lesson plans for this course. This content can be used with any textbook or instructional materials. If locally adapted, make sure all TEKS are covered.

Resources

Scope and Sequence

Resource ID: 19493 Grade Range: 9, 10
CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015 Principles of Applied Engineering course scope and sequence within the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the corresponding TEKS are included. This scope and sequence may be adapted or adopted by the local education agency.

Unit 1: Introduction to Applied Engineering

Resource ID: 14706 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
This lesson addresses how engineering and technology has influenced society and the development of civilization.
Resource ID: 14771 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will demonstrate their understanding of basic electricity and electronic fundamentals. Students will expand their knowledge of DC circuits as an application to transistor circuits.
Resource ID: 14773 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will apply basic knowledge of  transistors, binary and logic to more complicated devices like microprocessors. Students will work to create prototypes and outline the details to complete a project. 
Resource ID: 14775 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
This lesson introduces students to fundamentals of DC circuits and schematic electrical diagrams. The lesson also includes circuit analysis problems.

Unit 2: Portfolio Planning and Introduction to Media to be Used in this Course

Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 3: Safety Preparation for Applied Engineering

Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 4: Exploration of the STEM Field in Applied Engineering

Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 5: Exploration of the STEM Field with Focus on Modeling and Design

Resource ID: 14750 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students are introduced to problem solving techniques in the field of Engineering and Technology. Students are also encouraged to think critically and apply fundamental principles of system modeling and design to multiple design projects.
Resource ID: 14752 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will develop the ability to use the Engineering and/or Scientific Problem Solving steps to problem-solve in teams.
Resource ID: 14771 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will demonstrate their understanding of basic electricity and electronic fundamentals. Students will expand their knowledge of DC circuits as an application to transistor circuits.
Resource ID: 14773 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will apply basic knowledge of  transistors, binary and logic to more complicated devices like microprocessors. Students will work to create prototypes and outline the details to complete a project. 
Resource ID: 14775 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
This lesson introduces students to fundamentals of DC circuits and schematic electrical diagrams. The lesson also includes circuit analysis problems.
Resource ID: 14785 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students learn rocketry basics, build a rocket, fly the rocket, and assess ways to improve.
Resource ID: 14788 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will build and fly a plane powered by a rubber band, and evaluate variables in design.  

Unit 6: Exploration of the STEM Field with Focus on Robotics, Process Control, and Automation Systems

Resource ID: 14773 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will apply basic knowledge of  transistors, binary and logic to more complicated devices like microprocessors. Students will work to create prototypes and outline the details to complete a project. 
Resource ID: CSLP01
One or more lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 7: Exploration of the STEM Field with Focus on Electrical and Mechanical Systems

Resource ID: 14758 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will be introduced to various forms of energy, spanning from non-renewable to solar.
Resource ID: 14762 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
Students will be able to compare renewable and non-renewable energy sources. They will also demonstrate they know how to research information and create a presentation about a green energy career they are interested in pursuing.
Resource ID: 14769 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will learn the basics of electricity and fundamentals of electronics. The lesson also includes work problem and quiz.

Unit 8: Exploration of the STEM Field with Focus on Drafting

Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 9: Preparation for the Workforce

Resource ID: 14754 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will demonstrate their understanding of ideation and the role it has in corporate competitiveness.
Resource ID: CSLP01
One or more lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 10: Teamwork in STEM

Resource ID: 14752 Grade Range: 9, 10 Institutional Organization: UNT
In this lesson, students will develop the ability to use the Engineering and/or Scientific Problem Solving steps to problem-solve in teams.
Resource ID: CSLP01
One or more lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 11: Planning for Careers in STEM

Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.

Unit 12: Extended Learning Experience

Resource ID: CSLP02
Lesson plans are currently not available. Review the scope and sequence document, TEKS, and available lesson plans, to determine which additional lesson plans to locally develop. You can download the optional blank lesson plan template provided here, to locally develop a new lesson plan, consistent with the others provided in the Texas CTE Resource Center. If after developing a new lesson plan, you would like the TEA to consider adding it to the resource library for colleague teachers to also use in the future, attach the lesson plan and any supplemental instructional materials through the form here, for consideration. If published, we will attribute the materials to you.