Electrical Engineering WTA - Year 1 (Level 2)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Donovan

Recommended Prior Learning

Entry criteria: To move on to year two you will need to have completed 80% of the available credits in year one, and 100% of the available credits relating to your chosen year two module. Candidates who do not meet this may be accepted at the discretion of the WTA.

Level 2 - Electrical Engineering

In this project based course our tutors will lead you through the electrical principles of basic magnetism and electromagnetism, basic understanding of electrical and electronic components, electrical mathematics and calculations, electrical circuit concepts, designing and the manufacture of an electronic project; all the while being carefully shown how to operate within a safe working environment.

Vocational pathway: Manufacturing and Technology and Construction and Infrastructure

NCEA level: Level 2

Number of credits: 30 credits

Programme structure: This course will run 1 day per week (8.30am - 3pm) during the school term.

Duration of programme: 32 weeks

Location: Wintec Rotokauri Campus, 51 Akoranga Rd, Hamilton

Learning Areas:

Trades Academy

Career Pathways

Biomedical Technician, Electrical Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Telecommunications Engineer, Electronics Trades Worker, Electrician, Electrical Engineering Technician, Lift Technician, Refrigeration/Air-conditioning Technician