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Technological Education – Transportation 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
TTJ1OExploring Transportation Technology9OpenNone
TTJ2OTransportation Technology10OpenNone
TTJ3OTransportation Technology: Vehicle Ownership11OpenNone
TTJ3CTransportation Technology11CollegeNone
TTJ4ETransportation Technology: Vehicle Maintenance12WorkplaceNone
TTJ4CTransportation Technology12CollegeGrade 11 Transportation Technology, 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.

 

TTJ1O – Exploring Transportation Technology

1 credit, Open, Prerequisite: None

This exploratory course introduces students to concepts and skills related to transportation technology, which encompasses the maintenance, servicing and repair of various types of vehicles, aircraft and/or watercraft. 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.

 

TTJ2O – Transportation Technology

1 credit, Open, Prerequisite: None

This course introduces students to the service and maintenance of vehicles, aircraft and/or watercraft. Students will develop knowledge and skills related to the construction and operation of vehicle/craft systems and learn maintenance and repair techniques. Student projects may include the construction of a self-propelled vehicle or craft, engine service, tire/wheel service, electrical/battery service and proper body care. Students will develop an awareness of related environmental and societal issues and will explore secondary and post-secondary pathways leading to careers in the transportation industry.

 

TTJ3O – Transportation Technology: Vehicle Ownership

TTJ3O1 – Open, 1 credit; TTJ3O2 – Open, 2 credits, Prerequisite: None

This general interest course enables students to become familiar with the options and features of various vehicles, issues of registration and the legal requirements affecting vehicle owners. Students will also learn about vehicle financing and insurance, vehicle maintenance, emergency procedures and the responsibilities of being a vehicle owner. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to vehicle ownership and use and will explore career opportunities in the transportation industry.

TTJ3C – Transportation Technology

TTJ3C1 – College, 1 credit; TTJ3C2 – College, 2 credits, Prerequisite: None

May also be offered with an emphasis on: Auto Service (TTA), Auto Body (TTB), Small Engine and Recreational Equipment (TTS)
This course enables students to develop technical knowledge and skills as they study, test, service and repair engine, electrical, suspension, brake and steering systems on vehicles, aircraft and/or watercraft. Students will develop communication and teamwork skills through practical tasks, using a variety of tools and equipment. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to transportation and will learn about apprenticeship and college programs leading to careers in the transportation industry.

 

TTJ4E – Transportation Technology: Vehicle Maintenance

TTJ4E1 – Workplace, 1 credit; TTJ4E2 – Workplace, 2 credits, Prerequisite: None

This course introduces students to the servicing, repair and maintenance of vehicles through practical applications. The course is appropriate for all students as a general interest course to prepare them for future vehicle operation, care and maintenance, or for entry into an apprenticeship in the motive power trades. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to transportation and will learn about careers in the transportation industry and the skills and training required for them.

 

TTJ4C – Transportation Technology

TTJ4C1 – College, 1 credit; TTJ4C2 – College, 2 credits, Prerequisite: Transportation Technology, College Preparation, Grade 11

May also be offered with an emphasis on: Auto Service (TTA), Auto Body (TTB), Small Engine and Recreational Equipment (TTS)
This course enables students to further develop technical knowledge and skills as they study, test, service and repair engine management systems; power trains; steering/control, suspension, brake and body systems on vehicles, aircraft and/or watercraft; and/or small engine products. Students will refine communication and teamwork skills through practical tasks, using a variety of tools and equipment. Students will expand their awareness of environmental and societal issues related to transportation and their knowledge of apprenticeship and college programs leading to careers in the transportation industry.