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CEMS

Center for Engineering , Mathematics , and Science @ Blaine High School

The Center for Engineering , Mathematics and Science [ CEMS ] at Blaine High School is a program designed for students who want an integrated and rigorous in-depth math , science and engineering focus .

CENTER FOR ENGINEERING , MATHEMATICS , AND SCIENCE

REQUIRED COURSES FOR CEMS
GRADES
Honors Physics 9
9
Computer Skills for Engineers CEMS
9
PLTW Honors Introduction to Engineering Design
9
Honors English 9 CEMS
9
Honors English 10 CEMS
10
PLTW Honors Engineering Design and Development
12
ELECTIVE COURSES FOR CEMS
GRADES
PLTW Honors Aerospace Engineering
10 , 11 , 12
PLTW Honors Civil Engineering and Architecture
10 , 11 , 12
PLTW Honors Computer Integrated Manufacturing [ BHS only ]
10 , 11 , 12
PLTW Honors Computer Science A
10 , 11 , 12
PLTW Honors Computer Science Principles [ BHS only ]
10 , 11 , 12
PLTW Honors Cybersecurity [ BHS only ]
10 , 11 , 12
PLTW Honors Digital Electronics
10 , 11 , 12
PLTW Honors Environmental Sustainability
10 , 11 , 12
PLTW Honors Principles of Engineering
10 , 11 , 12
Acceptance into CEMS at BHS is a required prerequisite for all CEMS courses .
Honors Physics 9 Prerequisite / Selection Process : Acceptance into CEMS at BHS Intended Audience : Grade 9 enrolled in the CEMS program at BHS Credit : Two trimesters = 1.0 credit Major Outcomes :
• In depth understanding of concepts related to mechanics , fluids , thermodynamics , waves [ sound and light ], electricity and magnetism
Projects , Activities , etc .: Lab work and research investigations Instructional Focus : Computer-enhanced small and large group lecture and lab activities
Computer Skills for Engineers CEMS Prerequisite / Selection Process : Acceptance into CEMS at BHS Intended Audience : Grade 9 Credit : One trimester = 0.5 credit Major Outcomes :
• Proficiency in word processing , spreadsheet , database , graphic and charting presentations
• Introduction to gaming Projects , Activities , etc .: Business and personal documents , computer-generated presentations , participation in the Internet Science and Technology Fair Instructional Focus : Hands-on computerized activities and Microsoft Office software Co-curricular Connection : BPA
PLTW Honors Introduction to Engineering Design [ Students may earn Articulated College Credit ] Prerequisite / Selection Process : Acceptance into CEMS at BHS Intended Audience : Grades 9 Credit : Two trimesters = 1.0 credit Meets arts requirement [ 1.0 credit ] PLTW college credit can be earned Major Outcomes :
• Introduction to engineering design
• Problem solving using design development process
• Process of product design
• Develop , create and analyze product models Projects , Activities , etc .: Engage in engineering animations Instructional Focus : Use computer 3-D modeling software for design and projects
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