L3CON

Level 3 Construction

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms M. Green

How will I learn and what will I learn?
This course focuses on adding to the skills students have learned in Level 2 Construction. It involves students undertaking a significant project which could be a school or a community based project. It will also involve the use of carpentry hand tools and portable power tools whilst constructing the projects. The course will take students through a series of units to build their skills and knowledge in building and allied trades, including Careers within the carpentry industry and allied trades, care and use of carpentry hand tools, care and use of fixed machinery, care and use of portable power tools, knowledge of materials and products used in construction, knowledge of cutting lists and costing of materials, knowledge of documentation eg, a work diary, recognising potential safety hazards, and constructing a non-consent building or community project.

Conditions of Assessment
NZQA/BCITO conditions of assessment.

Submitting Internal Assessments
All internal assessments must be submitted on or prior to the due date, unless prior approval has been granted for special circumstances (refer to NCEA guidelines or discuss with the Teacher in Charge).

Resubmissions and Further Assessment Opportunities
Resubmissions can only be offered once, and at the discretion of the Teacher in Charge.


Recommended Prior Learning

Students should have successfully completed Level 1 and 2 Construction, or have approval from the Teacher in Charge.

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Total Credits Available: 26 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 26 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 29677 v1
NZQA Info
Follow safe workplace practices, and contribute to a health and safety culture, in a BCATS environment
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 10

U.S. 29678 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of, select, and use materials for a Stage 3 BCATS project
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 10

U.S. 29679 v1
NZQA Info
Develop and use BCATS project documentation for a Stage 3 BCATS project
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 8
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 10

U.S. 29684 v1
NZQA Info
Undertake a Stage 3 BCATS project
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 12
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 10

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 26
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0