13TSP

Year 13 Technology Skills Pathway (13TSP)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Mishra

Technology Skills Pathway course uses resistant materials (mainly wood and metal) that requires students to implement procedures and tests to make specified products.

This course is designed predominantly wood. This helps with its properties that enable it to function as a product. Skills like measuring/marking out, manipulation, joining and finishing techniques are encompassed around hands on activities that lead into a project. The students are introduced to cabinetry jigs, terminology and best practice methods.  They are then required to implement their plan and production method to manufacture the units and assess against quality that meets the highest standards.

 This course covers: 

●    Workshop Safety, Personal Safety, Material Handling and Safety.

●    Use of Hand and portable power tools to construct a functional resistant material product.

●    Planning and producing a set number of items for multi-unit manufacturing.

●    Constructing a furniture carcass using supplied working drawings.

●    Make traditional drawers with runners (no metal slides)

●    Fix hardware like hinges, handles, locks.

Pre-requisites

Y12 TSP or Y12 RMT or Y12 BCP and gained 14 or more achievement standard credits or approval by the HOD.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Materials Fee $140

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 24996 v2
NZQA Info
Explain the legal definitions and consequences of theft and fraud in a retail or distribution environment
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 25557 v3
NZQA Info
Assemble and fit traditional drawers to a cabinet using wooden runners
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 25559 v3
NZQA Info
Assemble solid wood show wood shelving units
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 25562 v3
NZQA Info
Fit doors to a cabinet using adjustable hinges
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 25572 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of hardware used in furniture making and its application
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0