BCO200

Level 2 Building and Construction

Course Description

his programme deal with the building and cabinet making industry. This course emphasizes practical work rather than theory. Students construct projects and develop competency with some workshop machinery, power tools and hand tools. Quality finish and attention to detail is encouraged, and processes and techniques taught. Practical skills such as drawing, design, plan reading, measuring and finishing are taught. Assessment is by use of BCATS (trade) unit standards. Students may be required to complete a community project. E.g. building a deck, fence or concreting job for a client. Students will also design and make a range of outdoor furniture.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course fee: Approximately $100
A 20 page pocket folder with clear pages.

Recommended Prior Learning

16 credits in Level 1 BCO or interview with TIC

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 33 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 33 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 12932 v5
NZQA Info
Construct timber garden furniture as BCATS projects
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 8
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 12933 v5
NZQA Info
Complete minor concrete works as a BCATS project
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 12935 v5
NZQA Info
Construct a spaced residential timber deck up to one metre high as a BCATS project
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 8
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 22129 v4
NZQA Info
Construct and maintain a basic residential fence and gate as a BCATS project
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 7
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24354 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of health and safety legislation and apply safe working practices in a BCATS environment
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 33
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0