Level 2 Automotive Engineering

12AUT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Yearbury

LEARNING ACTIVITIES: This is a UNITEC Partnership course being offered at Lynfield College. It will enable students to complete NZQA Motor Industry Training Organisation units. Students will learn how to disassemble and assemble a four-cylinder engine. As well as learn how to tune an engine to increase engine power and learn how to service their own vehicles. Students will also learn about specialised tools and equipment. Students must achieve US29579 within the specified time frame in Term 1 to continue with this course.

This course links to the manufacturing and technology, service, and construction and infrastructure
sector pathway. These pathways encompass careers in vehicle fabrication, mechanic, automotive electrician, welding, mechanical engineering, marine, assemble apprenticeships, engineer, fitter/turners, machinist. Students build the foundation skills need for all trade career paths.



Pathway

Level 3 Automotive Engineering, Level 3 Carpentry

Recommended Prior Learning

No prior study required.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 243 v9 Carry out basic tuning on a four stroke petrol engine under supervision
2
I
4
U.S. 21688 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of disassembling and reassembling a four stroke multi-cylinder engine
2
I
3
U.S. 21859 v1 Select and use hand tools and workshop equipment for an automotive application
2
I
2
U.S. 29579 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of good work habits and safe work practices in the automotive industry
2
I
4
U.S. 30476 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of tools and equipment used in the motor industry
2
I
2
U.S. 30572 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of vehicle or machine batteries
2
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

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