12MTM

NCEA Level 2 Product Design: Hard Materials - Metal

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: M. Pearce

This course follows on from Year 11 and leads to Year 13, and further study at Polytechnic and University. This is an Achievement Standard course.  Students solve an design problems by following a design process and then generate a design solution, justifying it's selection to the stake-holders.  Advanced practical skills are developed and the assessed in a project, working predominantly with Metal.

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

Assessments are tailored to individuals learning needs.

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


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

10 credits in Level 1 Materials Technology including Achievement Standard 1.3 or by consultation with HOD.             

12MTM and 12MTW are similar courses that cover many of the same standards, it is not possible to choose both.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 31 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 27 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 25075 v2
NZQA Info
Perform basic fabrication operations under supervision
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 12
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91344 v4
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 2.20 - Implement advanced procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product with special features
6
6
6
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91349 v4
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 2.25 - Demonstrate understanding of advanced concepts related to machines
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91356 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 2.3 - Develop a conceptual design for an outcome
6
6
6
6
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91359 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 2.6 - Demonstrate understanding of the role of material evaluation in product development
4
4
4
4
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 31
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 7
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.