费什伯恩 Military School strives to provide 学员 with the finest equipment 和 instruction possible. At FMS we make STEM work for our students. 费什伯恩 Military School’s dedication to a solid STEM education permeates the curriculum 和 classroom culture in a number of ways. Below are a few examples of how FMS is embracing STEM to ensure that our young men are equipped to succeed 和 lead in college 和 beyond.
IT Fundamentals 和 技术 Skills
This course designed to develop a strong foundation in basic technology skills.
- Scratch, Python, Logo, TI BASIC programming languages are used in this course.
- Students also learn to disassemble 和 assemble a PC 和 use a variety of virtual machines.
- Students learn how to install 和 configure various operating systems. Windows 和 Linux operating systems are emphasized.
- Students also make use of the Raspberry Pi 和 QEMU Raspberry Pi emulator.
Introduction to Coding 和 Computer 科学 Using Python
For significantly advanced students there are opportunities to earn college credit for this course as a dual enrollment course via MIT Edx 和 Charter Oak State College (3 hrs. of undergraduate college credit from Charter Oak State College). It is offered both as a regular high school course 和 Dual
Basic Computer Technician Training (前年一个+ Certification prep. 课程)
Upon successful completion of this course, individuals will be able to earn a technical certificate from the community college demonstrating their mastery of the content.
When the individual passes this final examinations, he will be a 前年一个+ Certified Computer Technician. This opens up many entry level employment opportunities for those entering the work place 和 particularly the IT industry. Students will learn how to troubleshoot, repair, upgrade PC’s 和 other common devices, etc. 在学习期间.
3D Modeling 和 3D Printing/Manufacturing
In this course, students learn how to use Blender, how to design 和 produce 3D printed objects. This course is closely aligned with Tuft’s University Blender course. Those with a background in Python programming can 应用 their skills to the Blender environment to greatly exp和 the functionality of Blender. We have also taken the liberty of teaching students to use Unity 和 write UnityScript to develop simple 3D video games 和 3D animations using the Blender software. Students learn basic CAD (Computer Assisted Drafting) 和 CAM (Computer Assisted Manufacturing) in this course.
Introduction to Cybersecurity
This course introduces students to the fundamentals of a computer network, a very detailed introduction into how to protect a network from attack. Military issues regarding protecting networks from cyber terrorism 和 basic elements of cyber warfare will also be introduced. The student who successfully completes this course will be able to earn Security+ certificates from Piedmont Virginia Community College, will be on his way to preparing for the CompTIA Network+ 和 Security+ exams for additional professional certificates that are recognized by the IT industry.
We have additional 课程 in Information Systems 和 Computer 科学 available via Blue Ridge Community College which offer college credit for successful completion.