Principles of Manufacturing


In the Principles of Manufacturing course, students will explore careers in the manufacturing industry, the production process, logistics, inventory control and much more. Career success is also covered with lessons over the interview process.

ico_teksmet.svg Percentage of TEKS Met 77%
ico_totallessons.svg Total Lessons 15
ico_gradelevel.svg Grade Level 9-12
ico_projact.svg Projects & Activities 99
ico_assessments.svg Assessments 24
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Pat Venner
Product Design Engineer, John Deere

Derek Logan
Project Engineer, Nissan Technical Center North America

Jeffrey Thompson
President, Etched Metal Company

Lesley Chambers
Product Designer, Brown Jordan International

SAMPLE LESSON | The Manufacturing Industry

Each lesson includes media-rich presentations, a pre-made lesson plan, assessments and engaging real-world projects and activities. To get an idea of what iCEV offers, explore the sample lesson and resources below.


  • The Manufacturing Industry
  • Math, Measurement & Science in Manufacturing
  • Exploring Careers: Manufacturing
  • Logistics & Inventory Control
  • Maintenance, Installation & Repair
  • Manufacturing Production Process Development
  • Production
  • Quality Assurance
  • Formulas for Career Success: Job Applications
  • Formulas for Career Success: Inter Preparation
  • Formulas for Career Success: The Inter Process
  • Formulas for Career Success: After the Interview
  • Employability Skills
  • Teamwork & Collaboration
  • Workplace Issues