Technology Studies

  • This program provides a student with a foundation in the role of technology in everyday life along with a broad range of technology skills that make them aware of technology around them.  Students completing the program will become technologically literate by learning the concepts and role that engineering, design, invention, and innovation have in creating technology systems that help make life easier and better.  Students learn that technology must be evaluated to determine the positive and negative effects, and how these have shaped today’s global society.  The key component of the program is that students become knowledgeable about technology, and use hands-on lessons to apply and transfer this knowledge to common problems.