NCEA Level 3 Automotive

13AUT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: K. Backhouse-Smith

This course will include practical Unit Standards, eLearning course work and assessments provided by MITO (as this is a MITO (Level 2) Accelerate programme that is Unit Standard based).  The practical assessment is completed in the workshop or a workplace.  Upon completion the student will gain the StartUp Accelerate - Automotive Engineering Micro-Credential (Level 3, 21 credits). 

This course is for aspiring automotive technicians (car mechanics), heavy automotive technicians (truck mechanics), motorcycle technicians, collision repair technicians (panel beaters) and automotive refinishers (car painters).  There is the possibility to incorporate driver training through the Ashburton Car Club.

Places are limited to 16 or with consultation with Head of Department.


Recommended Prior Learning

It is advised that students wishing to take this subject would have already completed the Level 2 StartUp Ignition - Automotive Micro-Credential.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 21869 v4 Remove and replace road wheels on a vehicle
2
I
1
U.S. 30434 v1 Service a vehicle or machine
3
I
3
U.S. 30435 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of vehicle emissions
3
I
4
U.S. 30436 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of an electronic fuel injection (EFI) system
3
I
2
U.S. 30437 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of the operation of a diesel fuel system
3
I
2
U.S. 30477 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of petrol and diesel engines
3
I
4
U.S. 30478 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of automotive lubricants
2
I
2
U.S. 30570 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of welding in the motor industry
3
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 21 credits.

Pathway Tags

Collision Repair Technician, Automotive Electrician, Glazier, Automotive Technician, Automotive Refinisher, Motor Vehicle Salesperson, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Locksmith, Recycler/Dismantler


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.