Level 3 Hard Materials - Wood

BCO300
Course Description

Teacher to contact with questions: Mr M. Olls

This course serves as an extension of Level 2 Building and Construction (BCO 200). Students will have the opportunity to develop their own creative ideas in furniture design and construction. This course emphasizes practical work and theory. Quality finish and attention to detail is encouraged, and processes and techniques taught. Students may be required to complete a community project. E.g. garden shed or sleep-out.



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course fee: Approximately $80
A 20 page pocket folder with clear pages.


Recommended Prior Learning

16 credits in Level 2 Building Construction or interview with TIC.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 3491 v7 Write a report
3
I
4
A.S. 91611 v3 Generic Technology 3.4 - Develop a prototype considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense
3
I
6
Y
*
A.S. 91623 v3 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.23 - Implement complex procedures to create an applied design for a specified product
3
I
4
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 10

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Pathway Tags

Building and Construction industry, University and Polytechnic courses in Technology. Hammer hand, cabinet maker, furniture maker, boat builder, scaffolder, timber machinist, roofing, plumbing, electrician, machine mill operator, grader, filleting, production manager, dispatch or logistics, bricklayers, carpet layers, architects, structural engineers, drain layers


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