Level 3 Engineering - Materials

13TEM
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Yearbury

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 also 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: Graphic designer, construction worker, civil engineer, carpenter, project manager, environmental engineer, and furniture designer.




Recommended Prior Learning

Level 1 literacy, 10 credits in a Level 2 Technology or Digital Media OR subject to 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. 91610 v3 Generic Technology 3.3 - Develop a conceptual design considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense
3
I
6
Y
*
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. 91612 v3 Generic Technology 3.5 - Demonstrate understanding of how technological modelling supports technological development and implementation
3
E
4
Y
4w *
A.S. 91619 v3 Generic Technology 3.14 - Demonstrate understanding of the application of a technical area to a specific field
3
I
4
Y
4r *
Total 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.

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Disclaimer

POLICY
It is the policy of Lynfield College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.