The STEM program of study focuses on providing scientific research and professional services. Careers in STEM link scientific discoveries to the needs of society and consumers. Students at Lamar focus on Engineering and Robotics and become certified in OSHA-10 and Autodesk.
CTE Cluster Strand Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Certification Endorsement Eligibility STEM Computer Science AP Principles of Computer Science PreIB Computer Science DP Computer Science SL Yr 1 DP Computer Science SL Yr 2 Java STEM IB DP Only Engineering Principles of Applied Engineering Engineering Design & Presentation Engineering Science Engineering Design & Presentation 2 Auto Desk STEM IB CP or DP Practicum
Autodesk Certified User in AutoCAD
Autodesk Certified Professional in AutoCAD
An Autodesk AutoCAD Certified User will demonstrate competency in computer-aided design (CAD). The exam covers the basic use of the AutoCAD software as well as basic drafting and design techniques. Individuals who would like to earn an Autodesk AutoCAD certification will show demonstrated mastery in drawing objects with accuracy, modifying objects, using additional drawing techniques, and organizing objects. In addition, students should know how to reuse existing content, annotate drawings, complete layouts and printing and apply basic drawing skills.
Microsoft Technology Associate Introduction to Programming Using Java
The Microsoft Technology Associate Introduction to Programming Using Java exam measures the following objectives: understanding Java fundamentals, working with data types, variables, and expressions, implementing flow control, performing object-oriented programming, and compiling and debugging code. Candidates should have at least 150 hours of instruction or hands-on experience with Java, familiar with its features and capabilities, and understand how to write, debug and maintain well-formed, well documented Java code.