2AUTO2

2 Automotive Engineering (2AUTO2)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Hobbs

Advance on year 11 where you learned to maintain and care for your car.

Start to strip engines and work on running engines.

Fault detection and problem solving.

Assembly and testing of engines and car parts.

Course Overview

Term 1
Safety in an Automotive workshop.
Correct use of Motor Industry equipment and tooling.
Thread Identification, creation and repair.

Term 2
Engineering skills required in an automotive environment.
Fault identification.
Understanding parts and function of two and four stroke engines.
Strip and reassemble a car engine.

Recommended Prior Learning

Students should have completed Automotive in year 11 although students who have completed Mechanical Engineering perform well in the course as well.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Voluntary Course Contribution
● Course Fee $20.00 for in class materials and resources.

Recommended Items for Voluntary Purchase
● Dedicated learner laptop (Chrome book suitable) with learners own headset recommended.

See Senior Stationery list on our My School Office Max Portal.
There are no additional stationary items 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

Students should have completed Automotive in year 11

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. 29580 v2
NZQA Info
Demonstrate 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. 30475 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of motor industry engineering tasks
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
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
U.S. 30478 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of automotive lubricants
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30572 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of vehicle or machine batteries
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: 13
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

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