Prerequisite: Acceptance into the program
This foundation course emphasizes the development of design. Students will use computers to produce, analyze and evaluate models of project solutions. They will study the design concepts of form and function, and then use state of the art technology to translate conceptual design into reproducible products. Students will study engineering, design, sketching and visualization concepts, modeling and model analysis verification, marketing and portfolio production. This course satisfies the Maryland high school graduation requirement in Technology Education.