DST12F
This course requires 2 options.

DESIGN TECHNOLOGY 12F - Full Year

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Case

This course is designed for those students seeking to pursue vocational pathways or apprenticeships after Year 12. Students have the opportunity to study a range of materials and learn skills relevant to the Construction and Automotive Industries. This is a practical course that enables students to have hands-on experience constructing projects from working drawings.

As some of the coursework is online it is highly recommended that students bring an appropriate device to class.

The course is assessed by unit standards and covers (this may differ slightly from year to year depending on student needs):
• Furniture making
• Understanding constructing and manufacturing materials
• Workshop tools and equipment
• Automotive trade structure
• Occupational Safety and Health (OSH)


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$35.00 contribution – Materials for take home projects will be costed and a fee will be determined if the student wishes to take their completed product away.

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 10 Hard Materials Technology or Year 10 Construction and a proven safety record in the workshops are needed to enter this course.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 24356 v3
NZQA Info
Apply elementary procedures and processes for a BCATS project
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 8
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24355 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of construction and manufacturing materials used in BCATS projects
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24352 v2
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of and apply safe working practices in the construction of a BCATS project
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21869 v4
NZQA Info
Remove and replace 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. 21857 v3
NZQA Info
Identify the occupational areas and structure 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. 21691 v2
NZQA Info
Disassemble and reassemble a single cylinder or multi-cylinder four stroke engine under supervision
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 19
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0