Level 3 Engineering - Materials
Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Yearbury
Learning Activities: Students will design and construct an engineering product or a material product based on structures, materials and mechanisms in a given context. Students will also develop an understanding of professional codes of practice. This course provides the opportunity for students to work towards scholarship.
Key skills students will develop are the ability to think critically, analyse existing outcomes for fitness for purpose, critique design ideas, and communicate their designs verbally and visually.
Recommended Prior Learning
Level 1 literacy is recommended.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20
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.
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