FUR201

Furniture Level 2

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr Slaney

Furniture 201

A multi-level course overseen by the ITO’s Competenz and BCITO. The emphasis is on practical skills leading to quality indoor or outdoor furniture products. Credits are obtained by studying related theory units supplied by the ITO’s. Expect to gain 18 credits. 

Optional Standards include:
US 24351 Fixed Machinery (6 credits)
US 25536 Use a Bandsaw (3 credits)
US 20047 Use a Wood Lathe (4 credits)
US 18918 Construct a Carcass (6 credits)
US 12932 Construct Garden Furniture (8 credits)
US 18918 Construct a Cupboard (6 credits)









Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$65 for take home projects, more by negotiation on individual projects. Students can reduce costs by supplying their own materials. (A typical piece of furniture will cost around $100 in materials).

Recommended Prior Learning

Achieved at least 9 credits in Furniture Making 101, or with HOD approval. 

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91344 v4
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 2.20 - Implement advanced procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product with special features
6
6
6
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 25921 v3
NZQA Info
Make a cupboard with a drawer as a BCATS project
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24354 v2
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of and apply safe working practices in a BCATS environment
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 2220 v4
NZQA Info
Set and operate a single boring machine to bore holes in furniture components
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

Courses outlined will only be available in 2020 if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.