12EFT

Year 12 Engineering and Fabrication Technology (12EFT)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Slough

In this course, students learn how to design and manufacture wooden furniture items by working with hand tools and portable power equipment. They learn how to compile a job specification for an item of furniture by using sketching techniques to communicate working drawings and confirm materials/cost and cutting list for items of furniture. They will also be introduced to furniture hardware and its installation. They will learn to prepare furniture components through the construction of hand joints, jigs and templates. They will apply their practical skills to achieve a high-quality functional furniture item. 

Assessment for this course is based on completion of assessment record sheets/student workbooks supplied by COMPETENZ AND functional furniture products.

Successful completion of this course can lead into vocational and apprenticeship programs.

Pre-requisites

11 RMT or 11 EFT or 11 BCP and HOD approval.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$150 to cover for materials costs.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 24 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 2199 v5
NZQA Info
Prepare, use and maintain hand tools for furniture making
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 14995 v4
NZQA Info
Construct free-hand drawings for use in furniture making
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 16232 v5
NZQA Info
Use basic portable power tools for furniture making
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 18915 v3
NZQA Info
Use fixing hardware in furniture making
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 18917 v3
NZQA Info
Construct hand joints for furniture
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 25921 v3
NZQA Info
Make a cupboard with a drawer 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
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 24
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0