WTAMT2

Manufacturing & Technology WTA - Year 1 (Level 2)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Donovan

Level 2 - Manufacturing & Technology

In this program you’ll build your own fuel-powered bike which you will get to keep at the end of the year. You will learn automotive, electrical, engineering, panel beating, and industrial spray-painting skills as you work through the process of building your bike.

Vocational pathway: Manufacturing and technology

Program modules: Mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, and automotive engineering

NCEA level: Level 2 (Level 3 in Year 2)

Entry criteria: Students enrolled in the WTA must still attend secondary school and keep up with normal school work. The unit standards achieved at the WTA will count towards NCEA Level 1, 2, or 3.

Number of credits: 29

Program structure: 1 day per week (8.30am-3pm) during the school term.


Recommended Prior Learning

An application process including an interview with Mrs Donovan. Proven reliability, honesty and trustworthiness. Ability to work in a self-directed, independent environment.

Career Pathways

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 29 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 29 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 229 v10
NZQA Info
Identify the general locations and functions of motor vehicle systems and main components
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 2387 v7
NZQA Info
Assemble mechanical components under supervision
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 2395 v9
NZQA Info
Demonstrate and apply knowledge of the selection, use, and care of engineering hand tools
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 15849 v6
NZQA Info
Perform manual soldering and de-soldering procedures for electrotechnology work
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 18243 v8
NZQA Info
Construct a simple electronic product from a supplied circuit schematic
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21671 v2
NZQA Info
Carry out general engineering tasks in the motor industry
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21718 v2
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of hazardous materials used in the motor industry
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21911 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of safety on engineering worksites
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 29674 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of mechanical fasteners used in mechanical engineering
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 29
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

Pathway Tags

Product Assembler, Insurance Loss Adjuster, Tailor/Dressmaker, Chemical Engineer, Fabrication Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Bus Driver, Textile Process Operator, Chemical Production Operator, Cutter, Fashion Designer, Concrete Worker, Jeweller, Energy and Chemical Plant Operator, Engineering Machinist, Environmental Engineer, Welder, Plastics Worker, Food and Beverage Factory Worker, Food Technologist, Health and Safety Adviser, Industrial Spray Painter, Plastics Technician, Production Manager, Copywriter, Survey Technician, Agricultural/Horticultural Scientist, Mechanical Engineering Technician, Paramedic, Anaesthetic Technician, Business Analyst, Software Developer, Patternmaker, Aquaculture Farmer, Marine Biologist, Medical Physicist, Electronics Engineer, Bank Worker, Biochemist, Biomedical Engineer, Biotechnologist, Cabinet Maker, Clinical Physiologist, Farm Assistant, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Medical Laboratory Scientist, Sewing Machinist, Diver, Telecommunications Technician, Information Technology Helpdesk/Support Technician, Information Technology Manager, Event Manager, Technical Writer, Systems Administrator, Oral Health Therapist, Medical Imaging Technologist, General Practitioner, Electronics Trades Worker, Electrical Engineering Technician, Lift Technician, Information Technology Architect, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Ranger, Marine Engineer, Forestry Scientist, Furniture Finisher, Geophysicist, Health Services Manager, Radiation Therapist, Purchasing/Supply Officer, Project Manager, Recruitment Consultant, Secondary School Teacher, User Experience Designer, Test Analyst, Network Administrator, Geospatial Specialist, Security Analyst, Penetration Tester, Security Consultant, Scrum Master, Garment Technician, Fire Engineer,

Disclaimer

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.