Level 1 Woodwork


COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course enables you to learn basic woodworking skills using hand tools and power tools.

This course involves a short safety assignment followed by project work and accompanying written assignments and tests.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

  • work shop safety
  • how to use hand tools and power tools
  • basic wood working skills

WHAT SHOULD I HAVE DONE ALREADY?

Ideally you will have successfully completed 10 Material Technology (10MTK) and/or 10 Spatial Product & Design (10SPD)

ASSESSMENT OUTLINE:


Standard
Number
Title Credit Value Internal / External L1
Literacy
US 24355Demonstrate knowledge of construction and manufacturing materials in BCATS projects 4 Int X
US 24356 Apply elementary workshop procedures and processes for BCATS projects.

8 Int X
US 24352 Demonstrate knowledge of and apply safe working practices in the construction of a BCATS project. 2 Int X
AS 91057 Implement basic procedures using resistant materials to make a specified project.

6 Int X


TOTAL CREDITS AVAILABLE

20


ASSESSMENT REGULATIONS:

The assessment tasks in this course involve the use of machinery and power tools such as the lathe, bandsaw and beltsander.

Every student in this course will be required to sign a contract regarding the use of the school workshop and the tools and equipment. Breaking the contract will result in removal from the class.

Every standard in this course contains written tasks to be completed. Students who are entitled to reader/writer assistance need to draw this to the attention of the teacher at the beginning of the school year so that assistance can be arranged well before the deadlines of the assessment.

Due dates will be advised by your teacher and are not negotiable. Incomplete work will not be assessed subject to the school NCEA policy.

WHERE DOES THIS COURSE LEAD?

Level 2 Workshop

INDICATIVE COSTS:

$100 for materials

$10 ITO fee