Expanding Knowledge Through Technology
DEPCO exists to challenge the idea of a general education model that marches students through a uniform curriculum.
The Robotics Engineering Level I curriculum introduces students to the exciting field of robotics. Students learn the mechanical design and construction of robots through hands-on activities. Activities include the construction of a remote control robot and the use of SOLIDWORKS software.
In this curriculum, students are introduced to both the therapeutic and research and design aspects of pharmacology. Students explore proper drug administration, common adverse effects, and various types of drugs. Students also practice methods to reduce drug errors such as proper reading and writing of prescriptions and drug labels.
Industrial Motor Controls
Industrial Motor Controls teaches the basics of electricity and how energy is converted to perform work. Motor controls will be used to govern in predetermined manners the performance of electric motors.
Although the official first day of summer is still a month away, many view the upcoming holiday, Memorial Day, to be the unofficial start of summer. The air gets warmer, the pools open, and the smell of hamburgers on the grill wafts through neighborhoods across the country. You don’t have to wait until Memorial DayContinue reading “Happy Memorial Day Weekend!”
National EMS Week is a tradition dating back to 1974 when President Gerald Ford declared the third full week in May to be recognized as National EMS Week, a time to celebrate American EMS professionals’ dedication to serving their communities. This year, May 17-23 marks the 46th annual celebration of National EMS Week. The NationalContinue reading “A Time to Thank Our EMS Professionals”
Have you ever wondered how hard it would be to create a nationally recognized holiday? In 2017, Dr. Tim Stirneman and Jim Wojdyla pondered that very question. Turning thought into action, the two set out to create two new holidays: National Dental Care Month and National Smile Day. Stirneman and Wojdyla began the application processContinue reading “Third Annual Dental Care Month”
DEPCO’s approach to educating today’s youth stands to revolutionize the education environment by offering engaging curricula that takes the intimidation and confusion out of the learning for both students and instructors.