2BUILD2

2 Construction (2BUILD2)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Van Garderen

Students will be required in this course to use more advanced hand and power tools in their projects. They will be working by themselves as well as with a partner to create a range of outdoor furniture with more complex joints and fastenings. This course is very hands on with basic written work that compliments the practical lessons. This course is designed for all learners and is very important for students who wish to continue into Level 3.

Course Overview

Term 1
Correct use of hand tools.
Safe use portable power tools.
Wood joints and fixtures.

Term 2
Assembly techniques.
Finishing Techniques

Recommended Prior Learning

It is recommend that students have successfully completed Y11 Construction however students that have successfully completed wood technology in year 10 can be considered with consultation with Mr Van Garderen

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Voluntary Course Contribution
● Course Fee $25.00 towards class materials and resources.

Optional Items - Recommended for home purchase and use
● Group Project. Class projects remain the property of the school for community purchase at the end of the year or semester.
● Dedicated learner laptop (Chrome book suitable) with learners own headset recommended.

See the 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.

Career Pathways

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 12927 v5
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of, select, maintain, and use hand tools for BCATS projects
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24350 v3
NZQA Info
Identify, select, use and maintain portable power tools for BCATS projects
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24354 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of health and safety legislation and apply safe working practices in a BCATS environment
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 16
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

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