PLTW Introduction to Engineering

Introduction to Engineering is an introductory course which develops student problem solving skills using the design process. Students document their progress of solutions as they move through the design process. Students develop solutions using elements of design and manufacturability concepts. They develop hand sketches using 2D and 3D drawing techniques. Computer Aided Design (CAD). 

  • DOE Code: 4812
  • Recommended Grade Level: Grade 9-12
  • Recommended Prerequisites: none
  • Credits: 1 credit per semester, 2 semester maximum, maximum of 2 credits Counts as a Directed Elective or Elective for the General, Core 40, Core 40 with Academic Honors and Core 40 with Technical Honors diplomas
  • This course is aligned with postsecondary courses for Dual Credit Ivy Tech-DESN 102 - Technical Graphics, 3 cr; Purdue University, School of Technology, 3 cr;
  • Must pass ECA
  • No Additional Cost 


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