Furniture Level 1

FUR101
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr Slaney

Furniture 101

A multi-level course overseen by Competenz. The emphasis is on practical skills leading to quality furniture products. Credits are obtained by studying related theory units supplied by Competenz. Students will do a range of assessments from the selection below, expecting to gain 16 credits. 


Optional Standard: 
US 2220 Horizontal Borer (4 credits)


Pathway

Furniture Level 2

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

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


Recommended Prior Learning

It would be useful to have completed a Technology course in Year 10. 


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91064 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.31 - Produce instrumental, multi-view orthographic drawings that communicate technical features of design ideas
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 91063 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.30 - Produce freehand sketches that communicate design ideas
1
E
3
A.S. 91057 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.20 - Implement basic procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product
1
I
6
U.S. 25536 v1 Operate a bandsaw to produce furniture components
2
I
3
U.S. 24356 v3 Apply elementary procedures and processes for a BCATS project
1
I
8
U.S. 24352 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of and apply safe working practices in the construction of a BCATS project
1
I
2
U.S. 18918 v2 Construct a furniture carcase
2
I
6
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 31 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 25 credits.

Pathway Tags

Textiles and Industry Sales and Service, Retail and Wholesale Hospitality: Chef, Baker, Bar Manager, Bartender, Front of House, Caterer, Cafe Manager, Tourism, Hotel/Motel Receptionist, Barista Automotive Industry: Automotive Engineer, Automotive Electrician, Motor Body Trades: Light and Heavy Fabrication Engineering: Fitter Turner, Composite Engineer, Machinist and Toolmaker, Marine Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Construction: Scaffolder, Roofer, Boat Builder, Plumber/Gasfitter Armed Forces: Navy Weapons, Engineering Officer, Aircraft Engineer, Army Field Engineer, Aeronautical Engineer, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Architect, Architectural Technician, Automotive Mechanic, Bicycle Mechanic, Biochemist, Biomedical Engineer, Biomedical Technician (Mechanical and Electronic), Biotechnologist, Boiler Attendant, Brewer, Butcher, Cabinet Maker, Chemical Engineer, Chemical Production Operator, Chemist, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtspers


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.