13HMM

Level 3 Engineering

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr D. Martin

Level 3 Engineering  13HMM

Engineering is a practical course that allows students to gain competence in advanced engineering skills and knowledge. The skills include the use of hand tools, power tools. lathe and milling machining, welding, and fabrication. Technical Drawing and computer aided drawing (CAD) using the laser cutter.

One main project idea is the designing and construction of a grass kart frame working as a team.

The second possible project idea is to build individually an autonomous controlled combat robot.

For further information see:  Mr Martin

Course Overview

Term 1
Drill gauge, reading a drawing, and making out exercise.
Planning the year's work, depending on what project is undertaken.
Gass Kart or autonomous controlled robot.
Materials Unit Standard

Term 2
Following terms continuing with the construction of grass kart or autonomous controlled robot.
Integrate parts into final project Achievement Standard (all year task.)
Structures Achievement Standard.

Recommended Prior Learning

It is recommended that students have done ether wood or engineering in years 11 or 12 but not essential. As long as the student has an inkling towards practical work can follow instructions and is a hard worker willing to learn.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 20799 v5
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of common engineering metals
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
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
A.S. 91622 v3
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.22 - Implement complex procedures to make a specified product using a Computer Numerical Controlled (CNC) machine
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91624 v3
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.24 - Demonstrate understanding of a structural system
3
3
3
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 17
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 3
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0