AUT22F
This course requires 2 options.

AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING 22F - Full Year

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Dalkie

This is a full year pre-trade motor industry based programme.

The course is assessed by unit standards and covers:

• motor vehicle systems and components • vehicle servicing • workshop equipment

• engine strip and reassemble • automotive trade structure • wheels and tyres

This course is coordinated by Avon City Training Services (Sockburn) and Papanui High School. The units are self-paced and require individual study. 

It is expected that students will achieve between 21-29 unit standard credits during the course.  The standards listed below are a sample of those available and will give an idea of the variety offered within this course.

This is a Level 2 course and there are some Level 3 Automotive unit standards. 

Students will be selected on the following criteria:

• ability to complete the course

• a proven record of attendance

• a genuine interest in the automotive industry

NB: Students who show the above attributes are favorably considered for the Automotive Trades Academy Course (Dual Enrolment).


Recommended Prior Learning

Completion of a Level 1 Technology course to expected standards or by negotiation with HoD, Mr Nugent.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 28 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 28 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 229 v11
NZQA Info
Identify the general locations and functions of vehicle systems and main components
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21679 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of interchanging and balancing wheels in the automotive 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 v3
NZQA Info
Disassemble and reassemble a single cylinder or multi-cylinder four-stroke engine under supervision
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21722 v2
NZQA Info
Balance a wheel off a vehicle 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. 21859 v2
NZQA Info
Select and use hand tools and workshop equipment for an automotive application
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24129 v2
NZQA Info
Create and measure automotive series-parallel circuits, and calculate values of power in automotive circuits
Level: 3
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. 30477 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of petrol and diesel engines
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30571 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of the principles and testing of automotive electrical circuits
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 28
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0