12ELE

NCEA Level 2 Electronics

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: R. Isaacs

Content/Skills:

  • Circuit concepts and measurements;
  • Basic component knowledge through research;
  • If allowable learning through the Arduino micro-processor;
  • Basic electronic systems knowledge;
  • Construct a simple printed circuit board with CAD software; and
  • Construct simple electronic products.

This course does not lead to a University Approved subject.

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


Recommended Prior Learning

12 credits in Level 1/2 Science or by consultation of Mr Isaacs.

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. 18239 v7
NZQA Info
Demonstrate introductory knowledge of circuit concepts and measurements for electronics
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 18240 v7
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of basic electronic components
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 18242 v7
NZQA Info
Construct a simple printed circuit
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 18243 v7
NZQA Info
Construct a simple electronic product from a supplied circuit schematic
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
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

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.