Engineering Courses at HSES
Pathway to Engineering
Introduction to Engineering Design
Uses a design development process while enriching
problem-solving skills; students create and analyze models using specialized computer software.
Principles of Engineering
Explores technology systems and manufacturing processes;addresses the social and political consequences of technological change.
Teaches applied logic through work with electronic
circuitry, which students also construct and test for
Civil Engineering and Architecture
Introduces students to the interdependent fields of civil engineering and architecture; students learn project planning, site planning, and building design.
Project Lead the Way
Igniting Imagination and Innovation through Learning
HSES a certified Project Lead the Way (PLTW) School
Our engineering elective courses help students who are considering college majors in engineering
or engineering technology begin preparation for a pathway to an engineering career. Our courses
offer activity, project, and problem-based learning as a supplement to students' core academics
of mathematics, science and english.
As a certified PLTW school, students have the opportunity to earn college credit for the engineering courses taught by our faculty (www.pltw.org). Pennsylvania's Bureau of Career & Technical Education has approved our program for Engineering Technology.
Our school's partnership team, provides program direction and support including guest speakers, field trips, internship and mentor experiences for our students.
Explore these videos to learn more about our students and engineering program.