Autodesk Launches STEAM Education Apps for iPad

By on Mar 25, 2013 at 2:58 pm

Autodesk Digital STEAM Applied MechanicsPowerhouse design software company Autodesk today announced the launch of its first set of game based, digital STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) iPad applications for students ages 11 – 18.

The new Autodesk Digital STEAM Applied Mechanics app, uses game-based learning techniques to teach students the basic principles of applied mechanics– energy and work, force, power, loading and simple machines. The app is designed to match the way that students play and learn and includes cartoon-like activities that provide an early understanding and foundation for the key concepts of applied mechanics.

In addition to the Digital STEAM Applied Mechanics app, Autodesk also released the Digital STEAM Visual Design app and the Digital STEAM Measurement app. Each of these apps is designed to supplement Autodesk’s curriculum portal – Digital STEAM – which provides free materials to secondary educators.

Autodesk Digital STEAM Applied Mechanics for iPad is available at the App Store now for free!

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