NCEA Level 3 Engineering and Automotive

13EGA
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
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91609 v3 Generic Technology 3.2 - Undertake project management to support technological practice
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
4
Y
*
A.S. 91613 v3 Generic Technology 3.6 - Demonstrate understanding of material development
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
Term: , Week:
3
E
4
Y
4w *
A.S. 91620 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.20 - Implement complex procedures to integrate parts using resistant materials to make a specified product
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91625 v3 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.25 - Demonstrate understanding of a complex machine
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
3
Y
*
Total Credits
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.

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

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.