301CON
This course requires 2 options.

Level 3 Construction

Course Description

The course is taught through practical activities and computer work and learning is reinforced with book work. Students must be prepared to do one day work experience each week. This is organised by the school.


Recommended Prior Learning

Achieved all standards in Level 2 Construction and have a Minimum 85% attendance

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 59 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 59 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 6705 v7
NZQA Info
Test electrical appliances for safety
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 12997 v4
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of safe working practices on construction sites
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 12998 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of carpentry hand tools
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 12999 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of timber machining equipment used on construction sites
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 13000 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of portable power tools used on construction sites
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 13002 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of timber used in construction
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 13010 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of making and placing concrete
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 13016 v4
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of the erection and dismantling of scaffolding up to five metres in height
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 13028 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of adhesives and sealants used in construction work
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 15859 v5
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of electrical cables and accessories
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 7
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 15866 v6
NZQA Info
Demonstrate and apply knowledge of and the procedures for the examination of and testing of electrical installations
Level: 4
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 19355 v5
NZQA Info
Produce scale production drawings using computer aided draughting (CAD) programs
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 8
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24362 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of working drawings and specifications for building work
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24378 v1
NZQA Info
Perform building calculations
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24380 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of construction of pile foundations
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24381 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of floor framing and flooring construction
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 59
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

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