Course Description

Mechatronics is a course that encourages creative thinking and problem solving through the use of technology and machinery. During the course, students will work with robotics, design and race an electric car and work with state-of-the-art machines used in the manufacturing industry. Pathway: Engineering, Manufacturing and Industrial Technology

Potential Careers

  • Engineering
  • CNC Machining
  • Manufacturing
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD) work 

Course Considerations

  • Basic Math
  • Math+
  • Basic Writing
  • Writing+
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Interpersonal Communication+
  • Ability to complete tasks thoroughly
  • Feel comfortable around operating machinery
  • Fine detail oriented
  • Willingness to combine shop work with academic learning
  • Visualize 3D shapes from 2D drawings
  • Fine motor skills/physically able to use equipment