NCEA Level 2 Electronics

12ELE
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
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 18239 v7 Demonstrate introductory knowledge of circuit concepts and measurements for electronics
2
I
5
U.S. 18240 v7 Demonstrate knowledge of basic electronic components
2
I
5
U.S. 18242 v7 Construct a simple printed circuit
2
I
3
U.S. 18243 v7 Construct a simple electronic product from a supplied circuit schematic
2
I
6
Total Credits

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

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.