Coding Careers for Tomorrow: Coding Careers in Transportation, 1st Edition

  • Jeri Freedman
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502645920
  • ISBN-13: 9781502645920
  • DDC: 629.040285
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released October 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Transportation is changing in exciting ways, and computerization is playing a major role in this transition. Automated systems such as computer-controlled cameras and traffic signals, new software for the design of transportation systems and highways, remote monitoring of commercial vehicles such as trucks, and automation of vehicles are all changing the way that people and goods move. The most exciting trend is the development of autonomous cars, planes, trains, and trucks. This book uses sidebars, photographs, and professional examples to describe the transportation technologies that require coders and the opportunities that exist, now and in the future, for coders in the field. It explains courses students can take in high school and college or technical school to become successful coders in the future. It also provides advice on how to find a job as a coder in the transportation field.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The Transportation Industry.
2: Coding in the Transportation Industry.
3: New and Innovative Technologies.
4: Programmers in Transportation.
5: Preparing for a Coding Career.
Further Information.
Selected Bibliography.
About the Author.