Introduction to Tech Science STEM Course
With the rapid evolution of technology and science, the demand for expertise in a myriad of technical fields is paramount. Excel High School's "Introduction to Tech Science" course equips students with a broad yet detailed overview, spanning 14 distinct types of engineering and extending into pivotal areas such as Biotech Sciences, Genetic Sciences, and Information Technology. From understanding the profound implications of the Human Genome Project to grasping the nuances of computer programming, this course stands as a holistic introduction to the modern technical world.
Alongside core knowledge, the course places significant emphasis on real-world applications and the vast career possibilities that these fields present. As technological advancements continue to shape our world, this course seeks to empower students with the foundational understanding and enthusiasm to be at the forefront of innovation.
Introduction to Tech Science
This course serves as a high-level introduction to a wide variety of technical sciences and engineering. 14 individual types of engineering are discussed, along with modules on Biotech Sciences, Genetic Sciences, Biogenetics, Information Technology, the Internet, and Computer Programming and Languages. Careers and Job Opportunities in the individual fields are also discussed.
Textbook: Introduction To Tech Science © Excel Education Systems, Inc. - 2020
- Throughout the course, you will meet the following goals:
- Describe the significance of science in various fields of engineering.
- Explain the importance that pharmacogenomics plays in the future of human health.
- Describe the importance and implications of the Human Genome Project.
- Describe how advances in science can improve the world’s food supply.
- Explain the basics of the information technology field and the role science plays in it.
- Describe how the world’s digital data is stored and managed.
- Understand the basics of computer programming and telematics.
- Chapter 1: Different Types of Engineering 1
- Chapter 2: Different Types of Engineering 2
- Chapter 3: Different Types of Engineering 3
- Chapter 4: Biotech Sciences
- Chapter 5: Genetic Sciences
- Chapter 6: Biogenetics
- Chapter 7: Information Technology
- Chapter 8: The World Wide Web, Networks, and Data
- Chapter 9: Programming and Telematics
A = 90-100%
B = 80-89%
C = 70-79%
D = 60-69%
F = under 59%
How Much Does It Cost?
Standard high school courses are priced at an affordable $225 each. This cost-effective rate makes quality education accessible for every student.
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Single course options at Excel High School range in price depending on their difficulty. Single course prices are below:
- Standard High School Courses: $225
- Honors High School Courses: $325
- (AP) High School Courses: $599
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