Level 3 Engineering

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr D. Martin

Level 3 Engineering  HMM 301

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. 

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
Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 20799 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of common engineering metals
A.S. 91620 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.20 - Implement complex procedures to integrate parts using resistant materials to make a specified product
A.S. 91624 v3 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.24 - Demonstrate understanding of a structural system
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 9

* 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: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.