Level 3 Technology Mechatronics

13TEL
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Yearbury

This course prepares students to study for a Degree in Electronics or Mechatronics Engineering, a National Diploma in Electronic Engineering, or an apprenticeship in electrical or electronics fields. Students will learn about electronic theory and construct electro-mechanical products and robots. This course provides the opportunity for students to work towards scholarship.

This course links to the manufacturing and technology sector and the creative industries sector and encompasses these sector related careers: Electronics engineer, electrician, mechanical engineering technician, electronics trades, production manager, technical writer, sound technician. Study for a degree in electronics engineering, technology, robotics or mechatronics.


Recommended Prior Learning

Level 2 TEL AS91894 or HOD approval.



Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91611 v3 Generic Technology 3.4 - Develop a prototype considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense
3
I
6
Y
*
A.S. 91614 v3 Generic Technology 3.7 - Demonstrate understanding of operational parameters in complex and highly complex technological systems
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91622 v3 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.22 - Implement complex procedures to make a specified product using a Computer Numerical Controlled (CNC) machine
3
I
4
*
A.S. 91904 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 3.5 - Use complex techniques to develop an electronics outcome
3
I
6
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 14

* 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: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Disclaimer

POLICY
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