NCEA Level 1 Resistant Materials Wood

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Thiele

Recommended Prior Learning

It is preferable students took this subject in Year 10, or entry with teacher recommendation.

In this course, students will design and manufacture a variety of projects that relate to working with wood. 

Other hard materials such as metal and plastics may be included in the projects. 

The course will provide opportunities for students to develop practical and creative design skills.

A student will be withdrawn from a standard if the teacher is not confident that the achievement of the standard is within the reach of the student or there is no evidence of the student attempting the assessment.



Assessment Policy & Procedures

NCEA Level 2 Resistant Materials Wood

Career Pathways

Boat Builder, Building Contractor, Carpenter, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Stonemason

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

It is recommended students pay the Subject charge of $70.00, which covers the cost of the take home materials used in the course.
A4 unlined refill (14A5)


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.