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PLTW offers three programs:
Pathway to Engineering and Biomedical Science for high schools, and Gateway for the middle schools.

Each course has a series of lessons which provide an introduction, a list of concepts, specific national standards in math, science, technology and English/language arts for the lessons, objectives, essential questions, key terms, day-by-day activities, and instructional resources.


High School Engineering
  High School Biomedical Science
  Middle School Gateway
Introduction to Engineering
Digital Electronics
Principles of Engineering
Computer Integrated Manufacturing
Engineering Design and Development
Civil Engineering and Architecture
Aerospace Engineering
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  Principles of Biomedical Science
Human Body Systems
Medical Interventions
Biomedical Innovations (Capstone Course)
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  Design and Modeling
The Magic of Electrons
The Science of Technology
Automation and Robotics
Aerospace Technology
Energy and the Environment
Medical Detective
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K-5 Launch
  High School Computer Science
(Kindergarten) Exploring Design
(Kindergarten) Pushes and Pulls

(First Grade) Light and Sound
(First Grade) Observing the Sun, Moon, & Stars

(Second Grade) Properties of Matter
(Second Grade) Form and Function

(Third Grade) Science of Flight
(Third Grade) Forces and Interaction

(Fourth Grade) Collisions
(Fourth Grade) Conversion

(Fifth Grade) Robotics and Automation
(Fifth Grade) Challenge

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  Introduction to Computer Science (ICS, 0.5 year)
Computer Science & Software Engineering (CSE, 1 year)
Computer Science Applications (CSA, 1 year)
Simulation and Modeling (SAM, 0.5 year)
Artificial Intelligence (AI, 0.5 year)
Cybersecurity (SEC, 0.5 year) 
Computational Problem Solving (CPS, 1 year)
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