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Principles of Technology
Interest Level: 9-12
 
Principles of Technology    

Principles of Technology uniquely teaches traditional physics concepts in the context of their relationship to the four energy systems-mechanical, fluid, electrical, and thermal. Principles of Technology is a two-year course that gives students the tools they will need to adapt to the changing environments they will face on the job.

Physics in Context or Principles of Technology ?† Which course is right for your students? click here.

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Benefits
Allows students to discover and experience physics first-hand as it exposes them to modern technical equipment.
Contains over 90 hands-on laboratory activities.
Teaches students the mathematical and scientific principles behind technology.
Applies physics concepts to workplace situations.
Approved by NCAA as a laboratory science credit.


For a list of equipment vendors, please click here.

For additional resource guides, please click here. 
NOTE: This link is to another website, all orders for these resources, must be sent to Enrichment Plus.

VIDEOS and 14 Unit Videos are available from the Agency of Instructional Technology click here.

 

Content

Year 1   Year 2
Unit 1:   Force   Unit 8:   Momentum
Unit 2:   Work   Unit 9:   Waves & Vibrations
Unit 3:   Rate   Unit 10:   Energy Converters
Unit 4:   Resistance   Unit 11:   Transducers
Unit 5:   Energy   Unit 12:   Radiation
Unit 6:   Power   Unit 13:   Light & Optical Systems
Unit 7:   Force Transformers   Unit 14:   Time Constants
Components
Student Text
ISBN #
Title
Price
     
1-55502-372-X
Unit 1 Force Student Text
$11.97
1-55502-373-8
Unit 2 Work Student Text
$11.97
1-55502-374-6
Unit 3 Rate Student Text
$11.97
1-55502-375-4
Unit 4 Resistance Student Text
$11.97
1-55502-376-2
Unit 5 Energy Student Text
$11.97
1-55502-377-0
Unit 6 Power Student Text
$11.97
1-55502-378-9
Unit 7 Force Transformers Student Text
$11.97
1-55502-379-7
Unit 8 Momentum Student Text
$11.97
1-55502-380-0
Unit 9 Waves and Vibrations Student Text
$11.97
1-55502-381-9
Unit 10 Energy Converters Student Text
$11.97
1-55502-382-7
Unit 11 Transducers Student Text
$11.97
1-55502-383-5
Unit 12 Radiation Student Text
$11.97
1-55502-384-3
Unit 13 Light and Optical Systems Student Text
$11.97
1-55502-385-1
Unit 14 Time Constraints Student Text
$11.97

Teacherís Guide
ISBN #
Title
Price
     
1-55502-416-5
Unit 1 Force Teacher Guide
$56.97
1-55502-417-3
Unit 2 Work Teacher Guide
$56.97
1-55502-418-1
Unit 3 Rate Teacher Guide
$56.97
1-55502-419-X
Unit 4 Resistance Teacher Guide
$56.97
1-55502-420-3
Unit 5 Energy Teacher Guide
$56.97
1-55502-421-1
Unit 6 Power Teacher Guide
$56.97
1-55502-422-X
Unit 7 Force Transformers Teacher Guide
$56.97
1-55502-423-8
Unit 8 Momentum Teacher Guide
$56.97
1-55502-424-6
Unit 9 Waves and Vibrations Teacher Guide
$56.97
1-55502-425-4
Unit 10 Energy Converters Teacher Guide
$56.97
1-55502-426-2
Unit 11 Transducers Teacher Guide
$56.97
1-55502-427-0
Unit 12 Radiation Teacher Guide
$56.97
1-55502-428-9
Unit 13 Light and Optical Systems Teacher Guide
$56.97
1-57837-388-3
Teacher Guide on CR-ROM Year 1 & 2
$99.97
1-55502-429-7
Unit 14 Time Constraints Teacher Guide
$56.97

Supplements
ISBN #
Title
Price
     
1-55502-386-X
Student Resource Book
$16.97

 
Curriculum Sets
ISBN #
Title
Price
     
1-55502-913-2
Year 1 Student Texts (units 1-7)
$75.46
1-55502-915-9
Year 1 Teacher Guides (units 1-7)
$375.97
1-55502-914-0
Year 2 Student Texts (units 8-14)
$75.46
1-55502-916-7
Year 2 Teacher Guides (units 8-14)
$375.97

Teacher training is available. Contact CORD for more information at (800) 972-2766
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