Metal Technology Level 3
Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Nyberg
This course is the second year of a Metal Technology Course. With a focus on Mechanical Engineering. The aim of this project based programme is to develop in students a broad range of knowledge and skills with a particular focus on engineering related outcomes. This will be achieved through students;
•exploring materials in relation to technological products
•developing knowledge and skills in working safely with a range of materials, tools and processes
•planning for practice
•developing and evaluating outcomes to ensure fitness for purpose
This is not a University Approved Course
Recommended Prior Learning
Level 2 Metal Technology is strongly recommended.
Students without prior learning in technology must explain why they wish to take this course as well as discussing their course intentions with the Head of Department.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 6
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
Locksmith, Metal Worker, Boat Builder, Fabrication Engineer, Recycler/Dismantler, Roofer, Saw Doctor, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Crane Operator, Mechanical Engineering Technician, Plumber, Gasfitter and Drainlayer, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Driller, Engineering Machinist, Welder, Collision Repair Technician,