The O'Farrell Charter School

Winner of the National Excellence in Urban Education Award

Engineering Principles 1 (Period 2A)

Course Description

The main objective of this course is to train the student to think like engineers using the
Engineering Design Process (EDP). Students will learn how to build specifications and
improve on them through an iterative process. Students will apply as many
mathematical and scientific concepts they have learned and will learn new ones based on
the projects' required knowledge. This class will also explore different disciplines in
engineering and broaden the student’s interest and awareness of engineering.