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Section 15 Engineering and Engineering-Related Technologies

CSSC Code Title Alternate Titles Description
Main Category Sub-Category Course
15     ENGINEERING AND ENGINEERING-RELATED TECHNOLOGIES   A summary of groups of instructional programs that prepare individuals to support and assist engineers and other professionals. Programs stress specialized practical knowledge related to the mathematical, scientific, or technical aspects of engineering and related sciences.
  01   ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGIES   A group of instructional programs that prepare individuals to support and assist architects and architectural engineers. Programs stress specialized, practical knowledge related to the mathematical scientific or technical aspects of architecture and architectural engineering.
    11 Structural Engineering Technician   fundamentals of math, drafting and architectural problem-solving; job-oriented instruction in design-drafting, structural stability, strength of materials, structural components and other technical aspects of constructing bridges, high-rise buildings, and other structures
           
    00 Architectural Technologies, Other    
  02   CIVIL TECHNOLOGIES   A group of instructional programs that prepare individuals to support and assist civil engineers and urban planners. Programs stress specialized, practical knowledge related to the mathematical, scientific, or technical aspects of civil engineering and urban planning.
    11 Surveying   property boundaries; surveying instruments; survey data display; applied mathematics; use of drafting equipment
    21 Civil Engineering Technician   fundamentals of math, drafting and engineering problem solving; job-oriented instruction including design-drafting, surveying, computations; materials inspection, modeling and mapping for road construction, residential subdivisions, shopping centers, dams, airports, and other large projects
    00 Civil Technologies, Other    
  03   ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC TECHNOLOGIES   A group of instructional programs that prepare individuals to support and assist electrical and electronic engineers, and other engineers and scientists concerned with the development of lasers. Programs stress specialized; practical knowledge related to the mechanical, mathematical, scientific, or technical aspects of electrical engineering, electronic engineering, and laser development.
    11 Audio Electronics   electronic amplification; radio waves; test equipment; installation and calibration of antennas; transmitting equipment
    21 Electrical Technology   testing of electrical circuits, devices, and systems; development of corrective and preventive maintenance techniques
    31 Electronic Technology 1   DC electronics; AC electronics; semi-conductor devices; basic electronic circuits; testing and installation of components
    32 Electronic Technology 2   solid-state electronics; micro-miniature circuitry communication devices; servicing and building units from components
    33 Electronics Fabrication   design, assembly, and troubleshooting microcomputer interface circuits
    41 Electrical/
Electronics Engineering Technician
  combined course in both electrical and electronic engineering technologies preparing students to design and draft electrical and electronic circuitry, development and testing of equipment and specifications writing
    00 Electrical and Electronic Technologies, Other    
  04   ELECTRO-
MECHANICAL INSTRUMENTATION AND MAINTENANCE TECHNOLOGIES
  A group of instructional programs that prepare individuals either to support or assist mechanical and electrical engineers, or to install and service electromechanical equipment. Programs stress specialized; practical knowledge related to the mechanical, mathematical, scientific, or technical aspects of mechanical and electrical engineering, biomedical engineering, computer science, and instrumentation design.
    11 Electromechanical Technology 1 Robotics Technology design and development of electromechnical devices and systems; plant automation; automation control devices and systems; servomechanisms; robotics
    12 Electromechanical Technology 2    
    21 Instrumentation Technology   design, development and repair of electrical, electronic, mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic instruments
    31 Computer-Assisted Design/Drafting (CAD)   use of the computer in drafting and design
    00 Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies, Other    
  05   ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL TECHNOLOGIES   A group of instructional programs that prepare individuals to assist in controlling either the internal temperature of commercial and industrial buildings, or the levels of toxicity of industrial wastes.
    11 Environmental Control Technologies   application of scientific principles to temperature and humidity control; design of heating and cooling systems; pollution and corrosion control; alternative energy applications and energy-conscious technological design
    00 Environmental Control Technologies, Other    
  06   INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES   A group of instructional programs that prepare individuals to supervise industrial processes or to support engineers, scientists, and other professionals who are employed by industry. Programs describe the mechanical, scientific, or technical aspects of a variety of industries, including chemical manufacturing, food processing, forest products, marine products, plastics, and textiles.
    01 Industrial Research and Development Product Creation/
Improvement
industrial/production problem solving; applied creativity; inventions
    11 Industrial Production Technology 1 Manufacturing Process Technology 1 production and planning of machinery and equipment; work flow; production cost analysis
    12 Industrial Production Technology 2 Manufacturing Process Technology 2  
    21 Chemical Manufacturing Technology   general and organic chemistry; material handling; extraction, distillation, evaporating, drying; heat transfer in chemicals
    31 Optics Technology   prisms and lenses; grinding, polishing, cementing; inspecting, testing, adjusting
    00 Industrial Production Technologies, Other    
  07   QUALITY CONTROL AND SAC TECHNIQUES   A group of instructional programs that prepare individuals to support a variety of engineers and industrial managers. Programs describe the mechanical, scientific, or technical aspects of industrial production, occupational health, and quality control.
    11 Quality Control Technology   testing; inspection; statistical sampling; quality control organization; technical report preparation
    00 Quality Control and Safety Technologies, Other    
  08   MECHANICAL AND RELATED TECHNOLOGIES   A group of instructional programs that prepare individuals to support and assist a variety of engineering professionals, including aeronautical, agricultural, automotive, mechanical, electrical and electronic, architectural, chemical, civil, mining, and petroleum engineers. Programs describe the mathematical, mechanical, scientific, and technical aspects of these engineering specialties.
    11 Automotive Design and Technology   fundamentals of automotive design; use of the computer; principles of aerodynamics; fuel efficiency
    21 Mechanical Engineering Technology   introduction to careers and skills in engineering technology; slide rule application to problem solving; programming digital computers using BASIC; developing programs to solve engineering problems
    00 Mechanical and Related Technologies, Other    
  09   MINING AND PETROLEUM TECHNOLOGIES   A group of instructional programs that prepare individuals to support and assist mining and petroleum engineers and managers. Programs stress specialized, practical knowledge related to the mechanical, scientific, or technical aspects of mining and petroleum engineering.
    11 Mining Technology   mining processes; mining operations; mine waste disposal; reclaiming mined areas; mine output analysis
    21 Petroleum Technology   seismic testing; test wells; analyzing cores; charting oil fields; oil delivery
    00 Mining and Petroleum Technologies, Other    
  99   ENGINEERING AND ENGINEERING-RELATED TECHNOLOGIES, OTHER   A group of instructional programs in engineering and engineering-related technologies not described above.
    00 Engineering and Engineering-
Related Technologies, Other
   

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