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Greater Essex County District School Board
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Exploring Technology
Exploring Technology courses enable students to further explore and develop technological knowledge and skills introduced in the elementary science and technology program. Students will be given the opportunity to design and create products and/or provide services related to the various technological areas or industries, working with a variety of tools, equipment, and software commonly used in industry. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues, and will begin to explore secondary and postsecondary education and training pathways leading to careers in technology-related fields.
Exploring Technology Course Codes
TIJ1O  - Exploring Technologies
TGJ1O - Exploring Communications Technology
TEJ1O - Exploring Computer Technology
TCJ1O - Exploring Construction Technology
THJ1O - Exploring Green Industries
TXJ1O - Exploring Hairstyling and Aesthetics
TFJ1O - Exploring Hospitality and Tourism
TMJ1O - Exploring Manufacturing Technology
TDJ1O - Exploring Technological Design
TTJ1O - Exploring Transportation Technology
Note: Although there are a number of Exploring Technology courses, schools may choose to offer a TIJ1O Exploring Technologies course in order to increase the student's exposure to a variety of technology subjects and course material. In doing so, the student develops skills and knowledge in a numerous technological disciplines and is able to make a more informed course selection for the next school year.