- Approx Cost:
- Materials $140.00. Any extra materials used will be charged accordingly.
- Technology Requirements:
- A laptop is of benefit for this course
- Entry Requirements:
Students need at least 12 credits in NCEA Level 1 Materials Technology or by negotiation with the HOD. Class maximum 24.
- Course Outline:
The course will give a wide and varied experience in fabrication, fitting and turning, welding and brazing. Through a single project the class will develop their problem-solving skills, their personal management and teamwork skills and further refine manufacturing and fitting skills using a range of materials. Good safe working practices will be developed alongside striving for success in applying skills to their work. A MIG welding block course will be available for a limited number of students.
- Where Does It Lead:
Year 13 Materials Technology Advanced, polytechnic courses in metal-related trades and related employment opportunities in the engineering industry e.g. fitter, turner, welder, engineer, blacksmith, sheet metal fabricator, plastic engineering, etc.
- For further information see:
- Mr P McLean, Mr S Childs.