1AUTO1

1 Automotive Engineering (1AUTO1)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Hobbs

Learn about the Motor Industry in New Zealand and the many opportunities of employment within it. Learn how to perform basic maintenance on your car and save a lot of money. Practical work is reinforced with assignments for assessment.

Course Overview

Term 1
Learn about the many jobs and qualifications in this large industry.
Learn about the different types of engines.
Start working on engines and performing maintenance procedures.

Term 2
Operate the hoist and perform maintenance on the school cars.
Problem solving and repair.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Voluntary Course Contribution
● Course Fee $30.00 for in class materials and resources.

Optional Items - Recommended for home purchase and use
● Dedicated learner laptop (Chrome book suitable) with learners own headset recommended.

See Senior Stationery list on our My School Office Max Portal.

No additional course specific stationery items other than the Senior Stationery list are required for this course

To keep costs low, we recommend only buying the items of stationery you do not have. Your child is welcome to bring items from home, perhaps purchased in previous years and repurposed to save money. This could include erasers, headphones, scientific calculators and padlocks for the lockers if they already have one.

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 15408 v6
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of motor vehicle documentation and primary systems of a vehicle
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21857 v4
NZQA Info
Identify the occupational areas and purpose of the New Zealand 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. 21869 v5
NZQA Info
Remove and refit road wheels on a vehicle
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 1
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 29579 v2
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of good work habits and safe work practices in the automotive industry
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30476 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of tools and equipment 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
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 13
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

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