• Applied Technology courses expose students to technical environments and their applications in the modern world.  All courses offer hands-on, project-based learning that promotes both creative and analytical thinking - essential skills for higher learning and successful technical careers. In each course, relevance is the focus. Students enjoy access to the most up-to-date equipment available.
     
    For recommended pathways, brief course descriptions, and an instructor approval form Click Here
    For more thorough course descriptions from the course catalog Click Here
    For information about our AIM program for Documentary and Integrated Media Studies Click Here 
     
    Tam offers the following Applied Technology courses for 2017-18 (see above links for more info)
    • Computer Programming 1/2 
    • AP Computer Principles - the new project-based AP course for Computer Science
    • AP Computer Science A  - the traditional AP Computer Science class in Java
    • Introduction to Engineering Design with the Makerspace
    • Architecture 1/2
    • Engineering Projects
    • Automotive Technology 
    • Advanced Automotive Technology
    • Documentary and Integrated Media Studies (for juniors and seniors as part of the A.I.M. program)

    The Regional Occupational Program (ROP) is a statewide program where technical skill classes are taught in a variety of industry areas.  Any student may enroll in any course, regardless of campus.  High school credit may be earned upon successful course completion of an ROP course.  Job search workshops are included in each program and job assistance is provided.  Students must be 16 years old by the end of the school year to be eligible for enrollment in ROP courses.
     
    Some classes offer cross credit with the College of Marin.  For further information, contact your
    counselor, the ROP office at 499-5860, or visit the website: http://www.marinrop.org/default.htm

    The following ROP courses are offered at Tam:
    • Automotive Technology
    • Advanced Automotive Technology
    • Architectural Design 1-2
    • Documentary and Integrated Media Studies