Technology - Construction L3
Teacher in Charge: M. Ashford-Beck
Course highlights: This new course gives students the opportunity to learn practical skills and techniques while working on small building projects in the community and/or school. This project based learning is supported by a range of new BCATs Level 3 unit standards covering workplace safety, materials, tools and equipment, measuring and calculations, project management and building sub-trades. It is envisaged that students will create their own learning programme, choosing standards that meet their specific interests and career needs. This course supports Gateway work experience, and/or Trades courses.
Vocational Pathway: Manufacturing and Technology, Construction and Infrastructure, Primary Industries.
This course can lead to: Students can go on to consider apprenticeships in a variety of Trades such as carpentry, joinery, plumbing and electrical, or tertiary study towards a range of careers in the construction industry such as project manager, interior designer, quantity surveyor, technical sales and support.
For more information, please see Mr Ashford-Beck or www.bcito.org.nz
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Recommended Prior Learning
Priority given to those who have completed L2 Construction
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.
Collision Repair Technician, Automotive Electrician, Automotive Technician, Automotive Refinisher, Boat Builder, Naval Architect, Fabrication Engineer, Building Contractor, Building and Construction Labourer, Building and Construction Manager, Cabinet Maker, Carpenter, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Stonemason, Furniture Finisher, Joiner,