Furniture Level 3
Teacher in Charge: Mr Slaney
A multi-level course overseen by Competenz and BCITO. The emphasis is on practical skills and working drawings, leading to quality furniture products. Credits are obtained by studying related theory units. Expect to gain 13 credits. Students who wish to pursue the BCITO Build Ability Challenge (L2) should opt for this class.
US 14998 Pictorial Drawings (4 credits)
AS 91610 Conceptual Design (6 credits)
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 201, or with HOD approval.
Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 12
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.
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Courses outlined will only be available 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.