Level 3 Automotive Engineering

13AUT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Yearbury

This is a UNITEC Partnership course being offered at Lynfield College. It will enable students to complete NZQA Motor Industry Training Organisation. Students will learn how manual and automatic transmissions operate, will investigate new automotive developments and will learn cooling system operation and vehicle lighting systems and basic automotive electrical
applications.

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




Recommended Prior Learning

Competency in L2 Automotive or HOD approval.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 24093 v2 Rectify simple vehicle lighting faults, and adjust vehicle lamps
3
I
3
U.S. 30477 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of petrol and diesel engines
3
I
4
U.S. 30480 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of automotive cooling systems and engine coolant
3
I
2
U.S. 30556 v1 Service an automotive battery
3
I
3
U.S. 30561 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of drivelines and final drives
3
I
4
U.S. 30564 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of automotive lighting
3
I
2
Total Credits

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

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