Manufacturing & Technology WTA - Year 1 (Level 2)
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.
Total Credits Available: 29 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 29 credits.
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,
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.