2MENG1

2 Mechanical Engineering: Technology (2MENG1)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Hobbs

Students will complete a model static steam engine. You will learn to work with a wide variety of engineering metals and cover a wide range of engineering processes. Machining, welding, and assembly of components to a high standard is required. Four workbooks will be being completed to support your practical learning.

Course Overview

Term 1
Marking out and cutting.
Machining and dimensional measuring techniques.
Welding copper and copper to brass.

Term 2
Folding and shaping metals.
Assembly and fitting.
Testing and refinement.

Recommended Prior Learning

It is recommended that students have successfully completed Mechanical Engineering or Automotive Engineering in year 11. 

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Voluntary Course Contribution
● Course Fee $50.00 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

Pathway to the engineering trades or engineering courses at University or Polytechnics

Career Pathways

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 2395 v9
NZQA Info
Demonstrate and apply knowledge of the selection, use, and care of engineering hand tools
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 2396 v7
NZQA Info
Demonstrate and apply knowledge of the selection, use, and care of portable hand held engineering power tools
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21906 v4
NZQA Info
Perform basic mechanical engineering machining operations under supervision
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 12
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21911 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of safety on engineering worksites
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: 22
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

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