13EGA

NCEA Level 3 Engineering and Automotive

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Fowler

This course caters for students interested in a future career in the engineering and/or automotive industry. Students are able to earn nationally recognised unit standards and/or Level 3 Achievement standards while completing projects that involve a range of different practical skills. Students will have the opportunity to design and build a motor bike and race the bike at the New Zealand Secondary Schools mini motor GP. The course is delivered in conjunction with Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology and Competenz New Zealand.


Course Overview

Term 4
Bike Racing week 1

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1x A4 Display book, A4 refill (14B8)
Subject charges will be supported by STAR funding. Students are expected to provide all materials for individual projects. Students choosing to construct a motor GP bike or a go kart, please note the cost is approximately $340 for the ,minibike or kart kit and $700 for the larger 70cc motor bike.

Recommended Prior Learning

NCEA Levels 1 and 2 technology is an advantage.
NCEA Level 2 Unit Standard 21907, 4436.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91609 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 3.2 - Undertake project management to support technological practice

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

4
4
4
4
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 10

A.S. 91613 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 3.6 - Demonstrate understanding of material development

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

4
4
4
Level: 3
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4r,4w *
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 4
Term: 4, Week: 7

A.S. 91620 v4
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.20 - Implement complex procedures to integrate parts using resistant materials to make a specified product
6
6
6
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 2

A.S. 91625 v3
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.25 - Demonstrate understanding of a complex machine

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 9

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 17
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 11
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 17

Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Disclaimer

POLICY
It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.

Credits listed may change.