11MTW

NCEA Level 1 Product Design: Hard Materials - Wood

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: M. Pearce

This course follows on from Year 10 and leads to Product Design courses in Years 12 and 13. This is an Achievement Standard course.  Students will follow a design process to solve an identified issue and present and justify their solution.  Students will make products using traditional hand tools and CAM (computer aided manufacture) working predominantly with Wood.

The Standards covered in this course are the same, or similar to, those covered in the Metal course.  You cannot do both.

Students will complete a maximum of 21 credits and the course will be designed to suit the needs and interests of the individual students.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$70 at the start of the year and extra materials consumed will be calculated at the end of the course for the take home component.

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 10 Materials Technology or by consultation with HOD.

11MTW and 11MTM are similar courses that cover many of the same standards, it is not possible to do both.

This course or 11MTM needs to be taken if you intend continuing with this subject at Level 2 (Year 12).

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 24 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
A.S. 91044 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.1 - Undertake brief development to address a need or opportunity
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91046 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.3 - Use design ideas to produce a conceptual design for an outcome to address a brief
6
6
6
6
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91057 v4
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.20 - Implement basic procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product
6
6
6
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 24
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 4
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

For NCEA Levels 1, 2 & 3 courses will be made up of a selection of the stated standards. This will happen at the beginning of the year with the assigned teacher.