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Technological Education – Manufacturing Technology

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Please remember that not all courses are offered at every OCSB high school. Consult your myBlueprint account for the courses offerings at your school.

The Technological Education Certificate is awarded to students who have pursued a concentrated study in technology by completing a minimum number of Technological Education credits. Students are required to complete a minimum of five (5) credits, either through Technological Education courses (‘T’ codes), or cooperative education credits tied to Technological Education courses. See your guidance counsellor for more information.

CodeCourse NameGradeTypePrerequisite
TIJ1OExploring Technologies9OpenNone
TMJ1OExploring Manufacturing Technology9OpenNone
TMJ2OManufacturing Technology10OpenNone
TMJ3EManufacturing Technology11WorkplaceNone
TMJ3CManufacturing Technology11CollegeNone
TMJ3MManufacturing Engineering Technology11University/ CollegeNone
TMJ4EManufacturing Technology12WorkplaceGrade 11 Manufacturing Technology, Workplace
TMJ4CManufacturing Technology12CollegeGrade 11 Manufacturing Technology, College
TMJ4MManufacturing Engineering Technology12University/ CollegeGrade 11 Manufacturing Engineering Technology, University/College

Course descriptions

TIJ1O – Exploring Technologies

1 credit, Open, Prerequisite: None

This course enables students to further explore and develop technological knowledge and skills introduced in the elementary science and technology program. Students will be given the opportunity to design and create products and/or provide services related to the various technological areas or industries, working with a variety of tools, equipment and software commonly used in industry. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues and will begin to explore secondary and post-secondary education and training pathways leading to careers in technology-related fields.

 

TMJ1O – Exploring Manufacturing Technology

1 credit, Open, Prerequisite: None

This exploratory course introduces students to concepts and skills related to manufacturing technology, which encompasses technical drawing, properties and preparation of materials, manufacturing techniques and control systems. Students will develop an awareness of related environmental and societal issues and will begin to explore secondary and post-secondary pathways leading to careers in the field.

 

TMJ2O – Manufacturing Technology

1 credit, Open, Prerequisite: None

This course introduces students to the manufacturing industry by giving them an opportunity to design and fabricate products using a variety of processes, tools and equipment. Students will learn about technical drawing, properties and preparation of materials and manufacturing techniques. Student projects may include a robotic challenge, a design challenge, or a fabrication project involving processes such as machining, welding, vacuum forming, or injection moulding. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to manufacturing and will learn about secondary and post-secondary pathways leading to careers in the industry.

 

TMJ3E – Manufacturing Technology

TMJ3E1 – Workplace, 1 credit; TMJ3E2 – Workplace, 2 credits, Prerequisite: None

This hands-on, project-based course is designed for students planning to enter an occupation or apprenticeship in manufacturing directly after graduation. Students will work on a variety of manufacturing projects, developing knowledge and skills in design, fabrication and problem solving and using tools and equipment such as engine lathes, milling machines and welding machines. In addition, students may have the opportunity to acquire industry standard certification and training. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to manufacturing and will learn about pathways that lead to careers in the industry.

 

TMJ3C – Manufacturing Technology

TMJ3C1 – College, 1 credit; TMJ3C2 – College, 2 credits, Prerequisite: None

This course enables students to develop knowledge and skills through hands-on, project based learning. Students will acquire design, fabrication and problem-solving skills while using tools and equipment such as lathes, mills, welders, computer-aided machines, robots and control systems. Students may have opportunities to obtain industry-standard certification and training. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to manufacturing and will learn about pathways leading to careers in the industry.

TMJ3M – Manufacturing Engineering Technology

TMJ3M1 – University/College, 1 credit; TMJ3M2 – University/College, 2 credits, Prerequisite: None

May also be offered with an emphasis on: Robotics and Control Systems (TMR)
This course enables students to develop knowledge and skills related to design, process planning, control systems and quality assurance. Students will use a broad range of tools and equipment and will combine modern manufacturing techniques and processes with computer-aided manufacturing as they develop critical decision-making, problem-solving and project management skills. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to manufacturing and will learn about pathways leading to careers in the industry.

 

TMJ4E – Manufacturing Technology

TMJ4E1 – Workplace, 1 credit; TMJ4E2 – Workplace, 2 credits, Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology, Grade 11, Workplace Preparation

This project-driven, hands-on course builds on students’ experiences in manufacturing technology. Students will further develop knowledge and skills related to the use of engine lathes, milling machines, welding machines and other related tools and equipment as they design and fabricate solutions to a variety of technological challenges in manufacturing. Students may have opportunities to acquire industry-standard training and certification. Students will expand their awareness of environmental and societal issues and of career opportunities in the manufacturing industry.

 

TMJ4C – Manufacturing Technology

TMJ4C1 – College, 1 credit; TMJ4C2 – College, 2 credits, Prerequisite: Manufacturing Technology, Grade 11, College Preparation

This course enables students to further develop knowledge and skills related to machining, welding, print reading, computer numerical control (CNC), robotics and design. Students will develop proficiency in using mechanical, pneumatic, electronic, and computer control systems in a project-based learning environment and may have opportunities to obtain industry-standard training and certification. Students will expand their awareness of environmental and societal issues and career opportunities in the manufacturing industry.

 

TMJ4M – Manufacturing Engineering Technology

TMJ4M1 – University/College, 1 credit; TMJ4M2 – University/College, 2 credits) May also be offered with an emphasis on: Robotics and Control Systems (TMR, Prerequisite: Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Grade 11, University/College Preparation

This course enables students to further develop knowledge and skills related to design, process planning, control systems, project management, quality assurance and business operations. Students will use a broad range of tools and equipment, enhance their skills in computer-aided design and collaborate in managing a project. Students will critically analyze and solve complex problems involved in manufacturing products. Students will expand their awareness of environmental and societal issues and of career opportunities in the manufacturing industry.