GOOGLE CLASSROOM CODEl: 5nipvh7
ENGINEERING, TECHNOLOGY, & POWER MECHANICS
Instructor: Tim Shea
Email: TShea@westex.org (best option)
Phone: 973-228-1200 x 821
This course is a high-level course which will build off of students’ previous knowledge from CAD1. Students will be taught how to use the design process in a variety of different projects and situations. Students will explore a variety of different topics and subjects to give them a diverse understanding of the broadness of the engineering field through hands on, project based learning experiences. This course is designed for students considering careers in an architectural or engineering field and hopes to encourage them to take additional, more advanced classes.
Students will do the majority of their work in the classroom. Therefore, there will be very little homework for this class with the exception of some background research.
Upon successful completion of this class, students will be able to:
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Formative Assessments 30%
Do Nows, Project Components, Notebook Checks, etc.
Summative Assessments 70%
Index Card Towers
Three 3" x 5" index cards and 6" of tape
- 2016-17 Luke Traverso (40")
- 2017-18 Thomas Egan (45.5")
West Point Bridge Builder (cheapest)
- Overall Record - $189,350.25 (GR)
- 2016-17 Luke Traverso - $207,656.34
Balsa Bridge (strength to mass ratio)
- 2016-17 Luke Traverso (82.69 - 6,011.2g)
- 2016-17 Hunter Hascup (240.999 - 157.61g)